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
Starting level A2.1
You will familiarize yourself with Finnish celebrations and public holidays, and talk about the weird and wonderful traditions.
You will take a look at the Finnish healthcare system and learn how to communicate on a visit to a doctor or a dentist.
You will get to know about the Finnish working culture and learn useful vocabulary for work life.
You will explore Tampere’s history and attractions.
Grammar topics covered include a recap of the basics; verb rections; word types; the passive present, past and perfect tense.