Tag Archives: Speaking

Speaking while inhaling – what is that?

Have you ever heard someone speaking while they are breathing in? That’s called ingressive speech. [...]

Oddities in Finnish – Joo ei: Finland’s yeah no

Positive and negative answers are some of the very first words you learn when studying [...]

5 tips on how to prepare yourself for an YKI (Finnish Language proficiency) test

To apply for a job or admission for education, you demonstrate your fluency with the [...]

Oddities in Finnish – The many meanings of Sika

We often get the question; is Finnish a difficult language to learn? We would say [...]

Living in Finland – 5 tips to put down roots

I’ve been living in Finland for over seven years, and moving from one country to [...]

Greeting a Finn: saying hello in Finnish

Greetings are an important part of everyday life. Mastering the basics is always best in [...]