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Unofficial Finnish course-Chapter three, lesson eight - parts of house-Finnish word of the week #9

Finnish Word Of The Week -

Week one - hai - shark (noun).A sentience that you could use this word in: Hait metsästävät ruokaa matalassa vedessä.- The sharks are hunting for food in the shallow water.

Week two - sierain - nostril (noun). A sentience that you could use this word in: Vasen sierain.-Left nostril.

Week three - kello - watch (noun). A sentience that you could use this word in: Hopeinen rannekello.- Silver wrist watch.

Week four - vastustaa - oppose (verb). A sentience that you could use this word in: On hyväksyttävää vastustaa toimintoja joista olet eri-mieltä.- lt is okay to oppose actions you disagree with.

Week five - hattu - hat (noun). A sentience that you could use this word in: Punainen huivi näyttäisi hyvältä tuon hatun kanssa.- A red scarf would look nice with that hat.

Week six - matematiikka - math (noun). A sentience that you could use this word in: Suosikkiaineeni koulussa on matematiikka.- My favorite subject in school is math.

Week seven - kalenteri - calendar (noun). A sentience that you could use this word in: Merkitsin vuosipäivämme kalenteriin.- I marked our anniversary on the calendar.

Week eight - lepakko - bat (noun). Two sentences that you could use this word in: Lepakot roikkuvat oksasta syöden vesimelonia.- The bats are hanging from a branch eating watermelon. / Lepakkoroikkuu oksasta. - The bat is hanging from the branch.

Week nine - tyytymätön - unsatisfied (adjective). A sentience that you could use this word in: Nainen on tyytymätön. - The woman is unsatisfied.

Parts of the house

  • katto-roof

  • ikkuna-windows

  • seinä-wall

  • ovi-door

  • portaat-stairs

  • olohuone-living room

  • keittiö-kitchen

  • makuuhuone-bedroom

  • wc- restroom

  • kodinhoitohuone-laundry room

Exercise

Translate into English

Katto on reiän.

ikkuna on rikki

Olen käyttää vessassa

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näkemiin.:)

March 28, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/riricat13

you should go on the Incubator and make a Finnish course!

March 28, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jack.Elliot

Thank you for this lovely post

March 29, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Zzzzz...

A couple of corrections:

  • Katossa on reikä. = There is a hole in the roof/ceiling
  • Olen vessassa. = I am in the loo.

:)

April 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KlenovvySyrop

Cool

March 28, 2017
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