Tuesday. 07.04.2020
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Jenni Turunen Finnish language teacher

How to remember the Finnish months

June, juin, junio, Juni etc. Names of the months are easy to learn in many European languages, because they are quite similar. Even in...

Who invented the Finnish language?

Are you struggling with the infamous 15 cases or six verb types of Finnish? Maybe KPT-changes give you a headache. Have you ever...

'Työssäoppimisjakso' and other long words: how to learn and understand them?

Quite often I hear people say that Finnish is such a difficult language because words are long and hard to remember. Probably you have heard of words like 'juoksentelisinkohan' (should I run around aimlessly?) or even 'lentokonesuihkuturbiiniapumekaanikkoaliupseerioppilas' (someone who is studying to become an airplane  mechanic in the army). Don’t let these examples…