Finnish Essential Grammars Author: Fred Karlsson Edition: 1 Description Finnish: An Essential Grammar provides a systematic account of the structures of written Finnish and also deals with characteristics of the colloquial spoken language. The complexities of Finnish are set out clearly and systematically, and are illustrated by numerous examples. Features include: * detailed contents list * user-friendly layout * inflection tables * subject index. Reviews 'Finnish: An Essential Grammar is an intelligent and effective introduction to standard Finnish... . A learner using any kind of approach for learning Finnish will also find it useful as a reference grammar. 'The somewhat daunting task facing students of Finnish has been vastly simplified by Fred Karlsson's notably practical and supremely competent survey and guide. It amply merits a place in reference and lending libraries alike.'