Posts Tagged: Finnish

What makes one language better than the other?

Roble Bashir  Two official languages are spoken in Finland: Finnish and Swedish. This means, at least theoretically, that immigrants can choose between two languages and which is best-suited for them.   An ever-growing number of immigrants want to study the Swedish language. One important reason is that Swedish is easier for some to learn than

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Most Finnish parties are giving the thumbs down to racism

Left Alliance presidential hopeful, Paavo Arhimäki, said Sunday that his party has taken the strongest stand against racism when compared with the Swedish People’s Party and Greens, reports Tampere-based daily Aaamulehti. It is a very positive sign that Finland’s political parties are now competing to be the most outspoken on racism.

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