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Top 100 adjectives for CV – Työnhaku adjektiivit

Here’s 100 adjectives useful for your Finnish CV, including but not limited to stressinsietokykyinen, oppimishaluinen and joustava.

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Adjectives and opposites – B1.1 level adjectives – YKI-testi

Click to find a useful list of B1.1 level adjectives! This list contains adjective pairs that are opposites. Expand your vocab today!

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看医生的常用语句 – Lääkärillä

如何向芬兰医生说明你的问题?怎么能理解医生说的话呢?你可以从本文中的短语开始学习。

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Adjectives ending in TU – Past passive participle

Click to find a list of adjectives ending in TU, based on verbs in the passive past participle, such as tunnettu mies, kalustettu huone ja keitetty muna.

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代词– Pronominit

代词–在芬兰语中被称为pronominit–是指那些指代事物并表达它们之间关系的词。点击了解更多!

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Accusative Total Object – Human objects – Minut Sinut

This article contains a list of verbs with an accusative total object. Learn which verbs usually get MINUT, SINUT, HÄNET as an object!

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Total Object Verbs – Genitive Object – Verb List

Click for a list of TOTAL OBJECT VERBS, which normally get a genitive case object, such as “Tiedän/muistan/unohdan nimen”!

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Tavallinen Päivä – Finnish Song Lyrics Analyzed

Learn Finnish through song lyrics! The song “Tavallinen päivä” by Edu Kettunen is one of my favorites, so I hope you’ll like it too!

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Mikä 和Mitä的差别

MIKÄ sinun nimi on? MITÄ sinä syöt? MIKÄ tämä on? MITÄ tämä on? 本文中,我们将一起学习:在问句中,何时使用mitä,何时使用mikä。

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Kissa-words in the Plural Partitive

I’m often asked for a list of KISSA-words while we’re learning the partitive plural of different word types. Here’s a helpful list!

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Uudestaan Uudelleen Taas – How to say “again” in Finnish

How do you say “again” in Finnish? What’s the difference between UUDESTAAN, UUDELLEEN and TAAS? Click to learn more!

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Frequently asked questions

Hi, I’m Inge! Uusi kielemme is my website. For the curious among you, here are the answer to some frequently asked questions I get.

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Remontti – Finnish vocabulary related to renovating

REMONTTI is something that will affect everyone living in Finland during their life: either you’re renovating yourself or your neighbors are!

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-Han/hän – Liitepartikkeli 附着虚词(小品词)– Minähän sanoin!

“Missähän? Miksihän? Minähän sanoin! 在芬兰语中,这个棘手的小品词-han/hän随处可见。阅读本文,了解它的含义和使用方法!

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The Partitive Case – Partitiivi – Finnish Grammar

The partitive case is complicated! It’s one of those subjects that will take you many years to be able to use fluently and without doubt. So let’s start!

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Possessive Suffixes – Possessiivisuffiksit

Do you really need possessive suffixes in Finnish? What do they look like? When do you use them? How do you form them and add them to the cases? Learn now!

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The Genitive Case – Genetiivi – Finnish Grammar

The genitive case – genetiivi – can be recognized by the -n at the end of words. Learn when to use it and how to form it in this article!

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The Past Passive – Passiivin Imperfekti

The passive imperfect or past passive is formed using the present passive as a stem. You use it in the same situations as the present passive.

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Negative Present Passive – Passiivi

After learning the “normal” present passive, it’s time to look at the negative present passive! Learn how to form and use this form correctly!

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Condiments, soups and sauces – Finnish vocabulary

Learn the Finnish words for sauces and soups you use in your everyday life! Included are most foods that come in liquid form.

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The Passive – Present Passive

The present passive is used in many different situations. Learn when you need the passive and how to conjugate verbs in it!

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Wordtype B Consonant Gradation

Wordtype B consists of words ending in -e, -ton, -in, -as and -tar. Learn now how wordtype B consonant gradation differs from normal consonant gradation!

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The Illative Case (Mihin) – Finnish Grammar

The illative case answers to the question “mihin?”. Learn more about when to use this grammatical case and how words are inflected!

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The Allative Case (Mille) – Finnish Grammar

The -lle ending is a response to the questions “mihin” and “mille”. Learn when to use it as well as how to form it in this article!

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The Ablative Case (Miltä) – Finnish Grammar

The ablative case (miltä) is one of the Finnish location cases. Learn more about this -lta ending, when to use it and how to add it to words!

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The Elative Case (Mistä) – Finnish Grammar

The elative case (mistä) — one of the Finnish location cases — signifies leaving from somewhere. Learn more about this case now!

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The Inessive Case (Missä) – Finnish Grammar

The “missä” case is called the inessive by linguists. Learn more about when to use it and how words change when you put -ssa to the end!

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The Adessive Case (Millä) – Finnish Grammar

The adessive case is the answer to the questions “millä” and “kenellä”. It’s one of the location cases that’s also used to express possession.

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Vihreä – Finnish Vocabulary Related to the Color GREEN

I love green! Learn Finnish vocabulary related to the color green in this article!

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Finnish Postal Services – Vocabulary – Posti Kirje Paketti

Learn Finnish vocabulary related to POSTI! Start communicating in Finnish about sending and receiving letters and parcels!

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Moving – Finnish Vocabulary – Muutan uuteen asuntoon

Muutan / muutin / haluan muuttaa uuteen asuntoon. Time to learn some vocabulary related to MOVING HOUSE!

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Joka-pronomini – Jonka Jota Joista Joiden

Read more about which situations to use the different forms of the relative pronoun joka, ie. JOKA-PRONOMINI!

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圣诞节主题实用句子 – Puhutaan Joulusta!

圣诞节又到啦!去年,我写了一篇关于圣诞基本词汇的文章。为了庆祝今年的圣诞节,你可以学习一些基本的圣诞句子。希望无论你是否庆祝圣诞节,都可以享受一年中的这个时刻! Hi there! If you accidentally ended up on this page, you can find the original English article here. 芬兰语 中文 Hyvää joulua! 圣诞快乐! Iloista joulua! 圣诞快乐! Hyvää joulua ja onnellista uutta vuotta! 圣诞快乐,新年快乐! 喜欢/不喜欢圣诞节 芬兰语 English Odotan joulua innolla. 我真的很期待圣诞节的到来。 Rakastan joulua. 我热爱圣诞节。 En pidä joulusta. 我不喜欢圣诞节。 Rakastan jouluruokia. 我喜欢圣诞节的食物。 Joulun alla on aina […]

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Christmas Sentences – Puhutaan Joulusta!

Merry Christmas! Learn Finnish vocabulary sentences so you can talk about Christmas with people around you!

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宝宝 专题-与父母和婴儿有关的芬兰语词汇

宝宝: 睡觉、吃饭、排便和哭泣:婴儿的四大活动。在本文中,你将会学习到一些芬兰语中与婴儿相关的词汇和实用语句!

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Ilman Vailla Paitsi – Expressing a “Lack of Something” in Finnish

Learn how to express a LACK of something in Finnish! You can say “without” in many ways, as demonstrated in this article.

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Itsenäisyyspäivä 6.12. – Finnish Independence Day

The 6th of December is Finland’s Independence Day: ITSENÄISYYSPÄIVÄ! Learn vocabulary and cultural information related to this national holiday!

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-Han/hän – Liitepartikkeli Clitic – Minähän sanoin!

Missähän? Miksihän? Minähän sanoin! This tricky little clitic -han/hän appears all over the place in Finnish. Learn what it means and how to use it!

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Use of the Partitive in Comparative Phrases

ENTISTÄ ENEMMÄN and ODOTETTUA SUUREMPI are examples of the use of the partitive case in comparative phrases. Click to read more!

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Missä Mistä Mihin Forms of Comparative Adverbs

Learn more about forms such as ALEMPANA, LÄHEMMÄS, KAUIMPAA and SYKSYMMÄLLÄ! There are the missä, mistä & mihin forms of comparative adverbs!

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Typical Features of Finnish Spoken Language – Puhekieli

Find out more about Finnish spoken language and its typical features! This article contains links to everything you need to know!

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Lähtisitkö – Finnish Song Lyrics Analyzed

Learn Finnish through Finnish song lyrics! Find an analysis of the lyrics of the song LÄHTISITKÖ (KANSSANI JÄRVELLE) by Pave Maijanen here!

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Colors – Conversation Questions

Practice answering COLOR related questions in order to become more fluent in writing or speaking! These conversation prompts could help you!

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Lapsi Lapset – Finnish Vocabulary Related to Children

Click to learn vocabulary words and sentences related to children and childhood, including the names of toys, childhood games and verbs!

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如何区分Osata Voida Saada

这三个动词在用法上非常容易混淆。通过这篇文章一起了解 “minä osaan”、”minä voin “和 “minä saan “之间的区别!

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Consonant Gradation Overview – Astevaihtelu – KPT-vaihtelu

Astevaihtelu ie. consonant gradation is very prevailent in Finnish grammar. Luckily the system is mostly free of exceptions. Learn more now!

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Words ending in KKO or KKÖ – Finnish derivation

Maljakko, lompakko and laatikko are easy examples of words ending in KKO. Click to learn what words like kuusikko, haavikko and aavikko mean!

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Tai和Vai的差别

点击这里,来学习TAI和VAI的区别! 这两个词都是连接词,但是它们的含义略有不同,分别用于不同类型的句子。

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Vauva – Finnish Vocabulary Related to Parents and Babies

Sleeping, eating, pooping and crying: the four big activities of a baby. Learn some Finnish baby related words and sentences here!

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Top 916 Most Common Adjectives in Finnish

This long list contains the most common adjectives in Finnish newspapers. Find out what adjectives are the most common in written media!

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