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Unofficial Finnish course - Chapter four, lesson two - infinitives - Finnish word of the week #12

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.

Week twelve - komedia - comedy (noun). A sentence that you could use this word in: He katsovat komediaa ja nauravat. - They are watching a comedy and laughing.

infinitives

  • käveleminen walking

  • tekeminen doing, making

  • työskenteleminen working

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Were you trying to list 4th infinitives? If so...

  • käveleminen walking
  • tekeminen doing, making
  • työskenteleminen working

The words you have used instead of these are nouns. :)

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Kiitos! It was a long 48 hours yesterday and the day before...

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John. If you need to contact me, I am on Memrise and CommunityTranslation.

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Okay, my username for Memrise is Carlover. I just started following you.

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Are you in the Memrise forum? You need to be there to be able to send a private message. :)

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I've joined the forms but it still isn't letting me message you...

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How do I get there. I'm sorry for any inconvenience I've caused ,I just got my account Monday.

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The link to the Forum is at the bottom of the page. You sign in using your Memrise username.

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Thank you for this post

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