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The topic for this mini listening exercise is Autossa / In the car. You will learn 2 sentences that you may hear when you’re travelling in the car.

Listen to the sentence, and write it down or repeat it. Then check the answer below the video.

You will first hear me say the sentence at the normal pace. Then, you will hear the slow version.

Scroll down for the answer…


  1. Pitää käydä tankkaamassa.

    English: We/I must go and fill up the tank.


  2. Onko sulla tilaa siellä takana?

    Standard Finnish: Onko sinulla tilaa siellä takana?

    English: Do you have enough space back there?

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