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Unofficial Finnish course - Chapter five, lesson one - Mathematics - Finnish word of the week #13

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.

Week thirteen - filmi - movie (noun). A sentence that you could use this word in:Suurin osa elokuvista tuotetaan filmille. - Most movies are produced on film.

Mathematics

aritmetiikka-arithmetic

lisätä-to add

vähentää-to subtract

jakaa-to divide

kertoa-to multiply

murtoluku-fraction

geometria-geometry

prosentti-percent

kymmenen prosenttia-ten percent

aste-degree

astelevy-protractor

laskin-calculator

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1 year ago

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hey! I would ask you this on your activity stream, and I tried looking, but do you have a memrise course (with audio) that you approve to help with learning Finnish?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JohnBrower3

Not yet, but I am thinking about it.:)

1 year ago

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thank you for responding! that would be great either way. I love these posts and really appreciate them - I have a strong interest in finnish

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JohnBrower3

Try this it is not made by me though. :)

1 year ago

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Hello, Ryan and John! Here are the lessons on Duolingo. The idea is that you first read the Duo lessons and then drill things in on Memrise (the link that John gave).

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Laskin (calculator) is written with one k. Great job, John! :)

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JohnBrower3

Kiitos for spotting it, it was a typo.:)

1 year ago
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