Provides users with the linguistic tools to immediate communication on an elementary level, whether one's goals are travel, business, or further study of the language. Each lesson consists of a dialogue that gives a taste of everyday Finnish conversation and life in Finland, vocabulary that introduces basic words, idioms that present commonly used phrases, grammars that explains the structure of the language and how to use them, and exercises to test understanding and active language skills.
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Excellent Introduction!User Review - ChrDauph - Borders
I had no prior knowledge of Finnish before picking this book up. It explains the more complex grammar very well. The vocab is hard to remember, but it's a difficult language anyway. The explanations ... Read full review
A very helpful book! I think for many beginners who learn Finnish you may have already found out that many materials are in Finnish, i.e. they teach Finnish using Finnish. I think it may not be very effective especially for beginners. So this book is very helpful!
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