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Unofficial Finnish course - Chapter three, lesson three - Animals - Finnish word of the week

  • Finnish Word Of The Week -

Week one - hai - shark (noun)

Week two - sierain - nostril (noun)

Week three - kello - watch (noun)

Week four - vastustaa - oppose (verb)

Animals

  • eläin-animal

  • nisäkäs-mammal

  • hyönteinen-insect

  • matelija-reptile

  • kala-fish

  • mustekala-octopus

  • valas-whale

  • hai-shark

  • muurahainen-ant

  • hyttynen-mosquito

  • leppäkerttu-ladybug

  • kärpänen-(house)fly

  • perhonen-butterfly

  • apina-ape, monkey

  • mäyrä-badger

  • lepakko-bat

  • peto, petoeläin-beast, predator

  • majava-beaver

  • karhu-bear

  • karja-cattle

  • kettu-fox

  • kirahvi-giraffe

  • marsu-guinea pig

  • hamsteri-hamster

  • simpukka-mussel

  • sika, porsas (informal: possu)-pig, piglet

  • kani, kaniini-rabbit

  • jänis-hare

  • pupu-bunny

  • poni-pony

  • virtahepo-rhinoceros

  • elefantti, norsu-elephant

  • leijona-lion

  • tiikeri-tiger

  • rotta-rat

  • lammas-sheep

  • etana-slug, snail

  • käärme-snake

  • mato-worm

  • orava-squirrel

  • susi-wolf

  • siili-hedgehog

  • kissanpentu-kitten

  • koiranpentu-puppy

Other lessons

Please give me your feedback about the lesson, and the Finnish word of the week in the comments.

näkemiin.:)

1 year ago

8 Comments


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Wonderful

here are some LIngots in gratitude

,

1 year ago

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Kiitos!

1 year ago

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Your best lesson yet! Just one teeny tiny thing. Porsas is a piglet. :)

1 year ago

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Kiitos it is fixed now!

1 year ago

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Nice, thanks.

Just a note: you have two lines stuck together there:

  • hyönteinen-insectmatelija-reptile
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Thank you for telling me. And congrats on 600 days on Duolingo!

1 year ago

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Kiitos. :)

1 year ago

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I looked up virtahepo, because the only language with rhinos in the vocab so far has been Dutch--so I was curious about the word. I think that's the word for hippopotamus instead. I don't know Finnish, but I think rhinoceros is "sarvikuono." Thanks for the fun list.

1 month ago