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Words Ending in -inen – Derivational Suffix Johdin Johdos

Expand your Finnish vocabulary! This article contains adjectives formed with the derivational suffix -inen, such as arpinen and ryppyinen.

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芬兰语的将来时态(如何表达意愿/计划)- Suomen kielen futuuri

为什么芬兰语没有将来时态?当你不能使用将来时态时,你应该如何表达个人意图?点击本文,了解芬兰人如何表达将来要发生的事!

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Talking About Work Experience in Finnish – Työkokemus

Learn how to talk about your WORK EXPERIENCE in Finnish! Learn Finnish phrases to express locations, durations and types of jobs you’ve done!

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Exprimer la nécessité – Täytyy – Pitää – On Pakko

“Minun täytyy” et “minun on pakko” permettent d’exprimer la nécessité. Apprenez à les utiliser et à décliner leur objet !

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Finnish Loanwords Ending in nen – Septinen Kosminen Toksinen

Learn more Finnish vocabulary! In this article you can find words ending in -nen which are loanwords! Opi sivistyssanoja!

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Protected: Verbityypit

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Le verbe käydä — Minä käyn kaupassa — Exemples

Minä käyn kaupassa. Saanko käydä vessassa? Apprenez à utiliser le verbe käydä pour exprimer que vous vous déplacer à un endroit.

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Varma, Varmasti and Varmaan – Sure Certain Certainly Probably

VARMASTI and VARMAAN both have the adjective VARMA at their base, but their meaning isn’t as straight-forwards as you’d think. Read more!

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Palomies Talonmies Sähkömies – Gender-Neutral Names

This article contains a long list of gendered Finnish such as palomies, rakennusmies and talonmies, and equivalent gender-neutral names.

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Timespans – Mistä Mihin – From when until when

Learn how to express the duration of timespans! How do you say “from January until March” and “from 8 AM to 5 PM”? This article explains it!

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