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94 [ninety-four]

Conjunctions 1

Conjunctions 1

94 [yhdeksänkymmentäneljä]

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Konjunktioita 1

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Wait until the rain stops. Od--- k----- s--- l-----. Odota kunnes sade lakkaa. 0 +
Wait until I’m finished. Od--- k----- o--- v-----. Odota kunnes olen valmis. 0 +
Wait until he comes back. Od--- k----- h-- t---- t-------. Odota kunnes hän tulee takaisin. 0 +
     
I’ll wait until my hair is dry. Od---- k----- h------- o--- k-----. Odotan kunnes hiukseni ovat kuivat. 0 +
I’ll wait until the film is over. Od---- k----- e------ l-----. Odotan kunnes elokuva loppuu. 0 +
I’ll wait until the traffic light is green. Od---- k----- l----------- v------ v--------. Odotan kunnes liikennevalo vaihtuu vihreäksi. 0 +
     
When do you go on holiday? Mi----- l----- l------? Milloin lähdet lomalle? 0 +
Before the summer holidays? Vi--- e---- k--------? Vielä ennen kesälomaa? 0 +
Yes, before the summer holidays begin. Ky---- v---- e---- k--- k------- a----. Kyllä, vielä ennen kuin kesäloma alkaa. 0 +
     
Repair the roof before the winter begins. Ko---- k----- e---- k--- t---- t----. Korjaa katto, ennen kuin talvi tulee. 0 +
Wash your hands before you sit at the table. Pe-- k------ e---- k--- i------- p------. Pese kätesi, ennen kuin istuudut pöytään. 0 +
Close the window before you go out. Su--- i----- e---- k--- m---- u---. Sulje ikkuna ennen kuin menet ulos. 0 +
     
When will you come home? Mi----- t---- k-----? Milloin tulet kotiin? 0 +
After class? Op------- j--------? Opetuksen jälkeenkö? 0 +
Yes, after the class is over. Ky---- s-- j------ k-- o----- o- l-------. Kyllä, sen jälkeen kun opetus on loppunut. 0 +
     
After he had an accident, he could not work anymore. On----------- j------ h-- e- v----- t---- t----. Onnettomuuden jälkeen hän ei voinut tehdä töitä. 0 +
After he had lost his job, he went to America. Me---------- t------ h-- m----- A---------. Menetettyään työnsä, hän muutti Amerikkaan. 0 +
After he went to America, he became rich. Me------ A---------- h-- r-------. Mentyään Amerikkaan, hän rikastui. 0 +
     

How to learn two languages at once

Foreign languages are becoming increasingly important today. Many people are learning a foreign language. There are, however, many interesting languages in the world. Therefore, many people learn multiple languages at the same time. It's typically not a problem if children grow up bilingual. Their brain learns both languages automatically. When they are older they know what belongs to which language. Bilingual individuals know the typical features of both languages. It's different with adults. They cannot learn two languages simultaneously as easily. Those who learn two languages at once should follow some rules. First, it's important to compare both languages to each other. Languages that belong to the same language family are often very similar. That can lead to mixing them up. Therefore, it makes sense to closely analyze both languages. For example, you can make a list. There you can record the similarities and differences. This way the brain is forced to work with both languages intensively. It can better remember what the particularities of the two languages are. One should also choose separate colors and folders for each language. That helps clearly separate the languages from each other. If a person is learning dissimilar languages, it's different. There is no danger of mixing up two very different languages. In this case, there is danger in comparing the languages with one another! It would be better to compare the languages with one's native language. When the brain recognizes the contrast, it will learn more effectively. It is also important that both languages are learned with equal intensity. However, theoretically it doesn't matter to the brain how many languages it learns…