Starting level A1.2
Module 2 gives you a chance to learn and talk about hobbies and popular Finnish pastimes.
You will get a chance to experience the Finnish cottage culture first-hand.
You will pick up the basics of the Finnish Small Talk: discussing weather, family and common interests.
You will get to know vocabulary and expressions you will need when visiting a restaurant.
Grammar topics covered include interactive revision of topics covered in Part 1; the past tense (the positive and negative); the possessive suffix; months and dates (ordinal numbers); verb rections; the use of action nouns; the 3rd infinitive; the imperative; the comparative and superlative forms of adjectives; the partitive plural; the passive present and past tense
Course time: 5.3.-18.4.2019, on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Starting level A1.3
In Part 3, you will discuss the Finnish education system and explore the study opportunities available to you.
You will take a look at your study strategies and get tips on how to boost your learning potential.
You will learn about visiting a post office and a bank, as well as using various online services in Finnish.
You will learn vocabulary and expressions needed for booking and staying in a hotel.
You will familiarize yourself with the Finnish phone etiquette and learn to make reservations and appointments by phone.
Grammar topics covered include interactive revision of topics covered in Parts 1 & 2; the object; the 1st infinitive (the long form); demonstrative pronouns; verb rections; the necessive clause (on + -tava); the comparative and superlative forms of adverbs.