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Finnish language resources

Finnish is spoken on a daily basis in: Sweden, Estonia, Finland Finnish--> --> --> -->

Additional background on Finnish

Finnish (suomi (help∑info)) is the language spoken by the majority of the population in Finland (92%[2] as mother tongue) and by ethnic Finns outside Finland. It is also an official language in Finland and an official minority language in Sweden, in the form of standard Finnish as well as Mešnkieli, and in Norway in the form of Kven.

Finnish is a member of the Finno-Ugric language family and is classified as an agglutinative language. It modifies the forms of nouns, adjectives, pronouns, numerals and verbs depending on their roles in the sentence.


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