Hello, dear Finnish learner!
You have come to Finking Cap, the place to be to learn the kind of Finnish that you’ll actually need in real life. I’m Emmi, and I’m here to teach you Finnish online. In this blog, I share Finnish grammar tutorials, listening exercises, vocabulary lessons and tips on how to make your Finnish more expressive.
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For beginners: an introduction to the Finnish personal pronouns
Are you a beginner in Finnish? Check out these 3 forms for the personal pronouns. Trust me, you will need them.
The Finnish 3rd infinitive: verb stem + -MAAN, -MASSA, -MASTA
You may have seen Finnish verb forms like syömään, syömässä and syömästä. These are the 3 most common ones out of the 5 different varieties of the 3rd infinitive.
Everyday Finnish words: lapsi
A few useful sentences to help you use the word lapsi, ‘child’
Talking about hobbies and interests in Finnish
You’ve probably heard the noun harrastus before, right? It means ‘hobby’. But what about the verb harrastaa?
Kuulla vai kuunnella?
What is the difference between the Finnish verbs KUULLA and KUUNNELLA?
What’s the difference between the partitive and the accusative in these Finnish sentences?
So you’ve figured out when to use the accusative and when to choose the partitive. But wait, what’s that? There are two types of accusative?