"The party was very good."
Translation:Kalaset blev mycket bra.
kalas are more commonly used for parties with children. There are some differences in which words are used in compounds which also involve several old words for party that seldom are used on their own nowadays.
- barnkalas - children's party
- födelsedagskalas / födelsedagsfest - birthday party
- nyårsfest - New Year's party
- klassfest - class party
- bröllopsfest - wedding celebration / wedding feast
- svensexa - bachelor's party
- möhippa - hen party
- kräftskiva - crayfish party
Note that hippa, sexa and skiva all are old words for party not used with that meaning on their own anymore.