What is Hygge

What is Hygge

Vocabulary chunks to learn from video :

  • being comforted and cozy
  • decorationg style
  • sweet treats
  • warm soothing drinks
  • part of the lifestyle
  • how to make
  • whole milk
  • froth until fine foam appears
  • spoon in extra foam
  • drizzle with honey
  • limiting use of electronics
  • keeping plenty of books handy
  • out of sight and out of mind
  • extension cord / charging cords
  • layer flufy rugs
  • hang string light for soft warming lighting
  • a double boiler
  • a small baking tin
  • chunks of cinnamon
  • tie a knot
  • a large loop
  • until you reach the desired length

 

Have you heard of Hygge?

Have you heard of Hygge?

[Euromaxx]

The Danes are ranked as the world’s happiest people. Hygge may have something to do with it. Difficult to sum up in one word, “hygge” is a Danish ritual of enjoying life’s pleasures.

Vocabulary chunks from the video :

• The Danes are the happiest people on Earth
• At the top of the list
• Togetherness
• The art of creating a good atmosphere
• Hygge as part of our DNA
• Simple pleasures of life
• A cup of warm chocolate or tea
• At home with a candle
• Reading a book
• Spending quality time with friends and family
• Winter is the peak season for hygge
• More living space per person
• Lighting is important too
• Design concepts
• A state of mind
• A simple walk outside
• The focus is on being together

How to Hygge