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A note about the Finnish language

A note about the Finnish language

How the Nordics say Sweden - Poor Tino! But it's not his fault - Finnish as a language is completely unrelated to the others. Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, and Icelandic are all Germanic languages (part of the Indo-European family of languages), whereas Finnish is a Finno-Ugric language (part of the Uralic family of languages, which also includes Estonian and Hungarian).

How the Nordics say Sweden - Poor Tino! But it's not his fault - Finnish as a language is completely unrelated to the others. Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, and Icelandic are all Germanic languages (part of the Indo-European family of languages), whereas Finnish is a Finno-Ugric language (part of the Uralic family of languages, which also includes Estonian and Hungarian).

Finnish people don't talk to strangers, but they go naked to the sauna with them - True :-D

Finnish people don't talk to strangers, but they go naked to the sauna with them - True :-D

Finnish language differences compared to other languages 2

Finnish language differences compared to other languages 2

Real Finns say SAUNA (sow-nah)!...*It 's like fingernails on a chalkboard to hear people pronounce it wrong! It's Sau-na (like Maui's "au" sound.)

Real Finns say SAUNA (sow-nah)!...*It 's like fingernails on a chalkboard to hear people pronounce it wrong! It's Sau-na (like Maui's "au" sound.)

Finnish style Hobbit houses in Suomenlinna, the fortress island of Helsinki Finland

Finnish style Hobbit houses in Suomenlinna, the fortress island of Helsinki Finland

Arabia Moomin mugs. Moomin's world is just fantastic and so creative...

Arabia Moomin mugs. Moomin's world is just fantastic and so creative...

Sauna rules : go naked, Finnish people are too shy to talk to strangers, but they easily go naked with strangers to the sauna :)

Sauna rules : go naked, Finnish people are too shy to talk to strangers, but they easily go naked with strangers to the sauna :)

Salmonsnake

Salmonsnake

StrandviksVillan: Tavellister Finnish style

StrandviksVillan: Tavellister Finnish style

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