I should hope so, considering he's dying...
So it's a silent 'h' at the start of hjälper, right?
Yes, it is silent.
In addition to the answer you got by Anrui, H is silent in the word-initial combination hj-.
I thought help was hjälp..., when does it become hjälper?
’Help’ as a noun is ’hjälp’ (-en).
’Help’ as a verb is ’hjälpa’ (-te, -t)
’Hjälper’ is the present tense of the verb ’hjälpa’.
why do I hear the word 'de' as 'dom'?
Because it is always pronounced thus.
thanks! I don't know why I thought it was pronounced more like it is in danish. btw are you a native swedish speaker? :D
No, German, but I think I’m pretty good at Swedish pronunciation and grammar, though I’m lacking vocabulary.
Are you trying to learning every single language they offer on here? Even if not, that gigantic list of languages is astonishing, same thing with that streak.
H is not pronounced here, yes?
With the combination hj not
This is an off-topic comment. Is the website yelp have any connection to the word "hjälper". Both sounds really similar. Just curious.