Finnish for busy people

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Welcome to Uusi kielemme – Finnish for Busy People! The place to learn more Finnish; be it grammar or vocabulary! If you’re on a mobile device, you can access the vocabulary and grammar overview pages via the menu up above on the left side.

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Recently Published Finnish Articles

Finnish Spoken Language Numbers Kaheksan

Yy kaa koo; kaheksan, yheksän; yhellä, kahella – the Finnish spoken language numbers are a multi-faceted that will take you some time to learn-


Finnish Insults – Haukkumasanat

This article contains frequently used Finnish insults (haukkumasana). Get acquainted with these so you can understand what people around you say!


Comparison of the Inflection of Numbers – Viisi Viides

Viidessä vs viidennessä, kuutena vs kuudentena, kolmeen vs kolmanteen. Hopefully this comparison of the inflection of numbers will help you!


Patron Perks: Location Case Interactive Exercises ($10)

These interactive exercises are all related to the location cases. You can practice these for the two last weeks of February. After that, we will switch to a different subject once again!


Finnish Bus Traffic Phrases – Bussipysäkillä

Learn more bus traffic vocabulary, including how to say the bus numbers in Finnish! We go over both simple and advanced vocabulary.


Ykkönen Kakkonen – The Names of the Numbers in Finnish

In Finnish, you have separate words that refer to the names of the numbers: number 7 is SEISKA, for example. Learn when and how to use these forms!


I hope you can find everything you want to know about the Finnish language on Uusi kielemme! If not, you can always suggest an article idea through email or discord.