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Finnish them!

All about the word "DOG" in various European languages. Finnish wins hands down! Thanks to my pal Jaana Nystrom for this gem!

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For anyone who has attempted to learn Finnish they will know that it is a formidable foe, an arduous linguistic beast to slay.

The first comprehensive writing system for Finnish was created by Mikael Agricola, a Finnish bishop, in the 16th century. He based his orthography on Swedish, German, and Latin. His ultimate plan was to translate the Bible, but first he had to define rules on which the Finnish standard language still relies, particularly with respect to spelling.

The first comprehensive writing system for Finnish was created by Mikael Agricola, a Finnish bishop, in the 16th century. He based his orthography on Swedish, German, and Latin. His ultimate plan was to translate the Bible, but first he had to define rules on which the Finnish standard language still relies, particularly with respect to spelling.

Les langues algiques.

Les langues algiques.

Les quatre tons du mandarin standard.

Les quatre tons du mandarin standard.