I've told the story to some of you already: There a 3 types of people
- The pessimist says the Finnish is too difficult to be ever mastered by a foreigner
- The realist says, well, if you work hard enough you can do it in ten years
- The optimist thinks she or he can do it in five
Well, we don't have five years now, so let's get started with a 10
minute overview of the unique features of this great language.
Literature: Finnish as a world language http://www.suberic.net/~tahnan/finnish.html
Disclaimer: The presenter speaks Finnish as a foreign language. His 17 year old daughter ends every argument with "First learn speaking". But you won't notice the mistakes.
Start: Aug. 6, 2016, 5:45 p.m.
End: Aug. 6, 2016, 5:55 p.m.