Swedish word of the day: liksom

Liksom means ‘like’, but it can’t be used in all the same contexts as the English word.

There are two main situations in which you can use liksom. The first is if you’re making a comparison, in which case liksom means ‘in the same way as’, ‘just as’, ‘similar to’.

The other time you’ll hear liksom is when it’s being used as a so-called filler word or discourse marker; those small words that plug gaps…
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