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Jenni Turunen Finnish language teacher
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Language, culture and integration go hand in hand

Have you ever seen a movie by the Finnish director Aki Kaurismäki? His films are a great introduction to the Finnish culture and the Finnish language as well. The movies are known for their long silent moments and very short, even unfriendly dialogues. For example: a guy enters a coffee shop and orders a coffee by saying: "Kahvi" (coffee). The waiter answers: "Kaksi euroa" (two…