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From Start To Finnish: A Short Course In Finnish

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From start to Finnish - A short course in Finnish. is practical fun and easy to read.
Published (first published 1998)
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Christopher
Dec 28, 2013 Christopher rated it liked it
For the student in an English-speaking country wanting to learn Finnish, the only readily available textbook is Terttu Leney's TEACH YOURSELF FINNISH. However, inside of Finland a number of textbooks are written for the foreign immigrant market. Leila White's FROM START TO FINNISH, put out by the Helsinki firm Finn Lectura, is one such publication.

White's course expects no previous acquaintance with Finnish. She begins with a helpful list of things the speaker of English will find challenging (l
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May 09, 2014 Ines rated it really liked it
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The book is written in English, and is well laid out, with each main grammatical point being supported by a range of examples. There are exercises for each point, so you can check if you have grasped the idea.

I have had this book on loan from the library for several months and find it useful to refer to, so I may get a copy of my own for future quick reference.

Also, the school where I have recently been working also uses this book as part of its beginner classes in Finnish language. This is prov
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Introductory book for English speakers learning Finnish as a foreign language.
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Best Finnish textbook yet.
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my gate to learn finnish, Amazing book, very simple, very helpful.
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