Practical Information

Vocabulary

Finnish words are pronounced exactly as written.

 

English Finnish Swedish

Yes                                                Kyllä, joo                                       ja

No                                                 Ei                                                  nej

Thank you                                      Kiitos                                            tack

You are welcome                             Ole hyvä                                         För all del

I’m sorry/Excuse me                        Anteeksi                                         Förlåt

Hello, hi                                         Moi/hei/terve/päivää/morjens          Hej/God dag

My name is                                     Minä olen/Minun nimeni on               Jag heter

Good morning                                 Hyvää huomenta                              God morgon

Good evening                                  Hyvää iltaa                                     God kväll

Good night                                     Hyvää yötä                                     God natt

How are you?                                  Mitä kuuluu?                  Hur mår du?

Fine, thank you                               Kiitos hyvää                                    Bra, tack

I don’t speak Finnish (Swedish)          En puhu suomea (ruotsia)                  Jag talar inte                                                                                                       finska (svenska)

I don’t understand                           En ymmärrä                                    Jag förstår inte

Do you speak English?                       Puhutko englantia?                           Talar du                                                                                                              engelska?

Please, speak slowly                         Puhuisitko hitaasti                           Kan du tala                                                                                                          långsamt

How much?                                     Kuinka paljon?                                 Hur mycket?

Where is/are?                                 Missä on?                                        Var är?

Can you help me?                             Voitko auttaa minua?                       Kan du hjälpa                                                                                                       mig?

Boy                                               poika                                             pojke

Girl                                               tyttö                                              flicka

Cashier                                          kassa                                             kassa

Open                                             auki, avoin, avata, avaa                   öppet

Closed                                            suljettu                                          stängt

Price                                             hinta                                             pris

Time                                             aika                                              tid

Discount                                         alennus                                          rabatt

Sale                                               ale                                                rea

Weekend                                        viikonloppu                                     veckoslut

Bus                                                bussi, linja-auto                              buss

Bus station                                     linja-autoasema                              buss station

Car                                                auto                                              bil

Train                                             juna                                              tåg

Railway station                               rautatieasema                                 järnvägsstation

Timetable                                      aikataulu                                        tidtabell

Ticket                                            lippu                                              biljett

Airplane                                         lentokone                                       flygplan

Airport                                           lentokenttä                                     flygfält

 

One                                               yksi                                               ett

two                                               kaksi                                             två

three                                             kolme                                            tre

four                                               neljä                                              fyra

five                                               viisi                                               fem

six                                                kuusi                                             sex

seven                                             seitsemän                                       sju

eight                                             kahdeksan                                      åtta

nine                                              yhdeksän                                        nio

ten                                                kymmenen                                      tio

eleven                                            yksitoista                                       elva

twelve                                           kaksitoista                                     tolv

twenty                                           kaksikymmentä                               tjugo

fifty                                               viisikymmentä                                femtio

hundred                                         sata                                               hundra

thousand                                        tuhat                                             tusen

 

Monday                                          maanantai                                      måndag

Tuesday                                         tiistai                                            tisdag

Wednesday                                     keskiviikko                                     onsdag

Thursday                                        torstai                                           torsdag

Friday                                            perjantai                                        fredag

Saturday                                         lauantai                                         lördag

Sunday                                           sunnuntai                                       söndag

 

January                                          tammikuu                                      januari

February                                        helmikuu                                        februari

March                                            maaliskuu                                       mars

April                                              huhtikuu                                        april

May                                               toukokuu                                        maj

June                                              kesäkuu                                         juni

July                                               heinäkuu                                        juli

August                                           elokuu                                           augusti

September                                      syyskuu                                          september

October                                          lokakuu                                          oktober

November                                       marraskuu                                      november

December                                       joulukuu                                         december

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