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Unofficial Finnish course - Chapter four, lesson one - verbs part one - Finnish word of the week #11

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 sentence that you could use this word in: Vasen sierain.-Left nostril.

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

Week four - vastustaa - oppose (verb). A sentence 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 sentence 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 sentence that you could use this word in: Suosikkiaineeni koulussa on matematiikka.- My favorite subject in school is math.

Week seven - kalenteri - calendar (noun). A sentence 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 sentence that you could use this word in: Nainen on tyytymätön. - The woman is unsatisfied.

Week ten - hävitä - lose (verb). A sentence that you could use this word in: Pelaaja hävisi korttipelin. - The player lost the carrd game.

Week eleven - inhota - dislike (verb). A sentence that you could use this word in: Nainen inhoaa kuulemaansa. - The woman dislikes what she hears.

Verbs

  • run, juosta

  • walk, kävellä

  • drive, ajaa

  • fall, pudota

  • dive, sukeltaa

  • swim, uida

  • learn, oppia

  • dig, kaivaa

  • do, tehdä

  • eat, syödä

  • fly, lentää

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1 year ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Jack.Elliot
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Always a pleasure to see your course progressing

Thank you

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1 year ago

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Thank you Jack!

1 year ago

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you are welcome

1 year ago

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I do not speak Finnish very well, but I have a few things to point out:

  • "syksy" does mean fall, but not the verb, rather the season
  • "älä" is, I think, more like "don't"
1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JohnBrower3

Thank you! I also noticed (when I was editing) that eat had a typo.

1 year ago

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To fall = pudota (Omena putoaa puusta = An apple falls from a tree)

To eat = syödä

:)

1 year ago

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Hey Mari, I hope you receive an email note about this comment. But here is the new lesson-https://www.duolingo.com/comment/22227407.

1 year ago
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