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Title: Colloquial Finnish
Subtitle: The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition
Written By: Daniel Abondolo
Series Title: Colloquial Series

Colloquial Finnish is easy to use and completely up-to-date!

Specially written by an experienced teacher for self-study or class use, the
course offers you a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Finnish. No
prior knowledge of the language is required.

What makes this new edition of Colloquial Finnish your best choice in
personal language learning?

-Interactive – lots of exercises for regular practice

-Clear – concise grammar notes

-Practical – useful vocabulary and pronunciation guide

-Complete – including answer key and reference section

Whether you’re a business traveller, or about to take up a daring challenge in
adventure tourism; you may be studying to teach or even looking forward to a
holiday – if you’d like to get up and running with Finnish, this rewarding
course will take you from complete beginner to confidently putting your
language skills to use in a wide range of everyday situations.

Accompanying audio material is available to purchase separately on two CDs
or in MP3 format, or comes included in the great value Colloquial Finnish
paperback and CDs complete course. Recorded by native speakers, the
audio material complements the book and will help develop your listening and
pronunciation skills.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Language Learning
Subject Language(s): Finnish
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Format: CD
ISBN-13: 9780415486279
Prices: U.S. $ 44.95
U.K. £ 19.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415499668
Pages: 354
Prices: U.K. £ 21.99
U.S. $ 39.95