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by *Jargoa*
Mon Apr 19, 2004 9:38 pm
Forum: Living in Finland
Topic: Mammi...
Replies: 10
Views: 1755

I tasted mämmi for the first time this easter also..... My grandmother told me that it was like heaven from the first bite (but she is Finnish). When I tasted it, I thought that I was eating my breakfast cereal, it kinda tasted like weetbix. Not my favourite, but I think I will give it another go ne...
by *Jargoa*
Tue Sep 16, 2003 1:15 pm
Forum: Kielikoulu
Topic: Intensive language course?
Replies: 2
Views: 1774

The intensive language courses in Helsinki University start at the beginning of September and December. But, if you check in you local newspapers there may be some intense courses at the beginning of October.
by *Jargoa*
Tue Sep 16, 2003 1:01 pm
Forum: Kielikoulu
Topic: Living in Finland to study Finnish
Replies: 5
Views: 2327

I am a South African. My fiance is Finnish and would like me to spend some time in Finland to study Finnish
Also, If you would like to study Finnish the here is a link to Helsinki Language services just in case http://www.helsinki.fi/kksc/language.services
by *Jargoa*
Wed Sep 10, 2003 10:29 am
Forum: Moving To Finland
Topic: Dual citizenship - is there an advantage?
Replies: 10
Views: 3809

Sorry- off the topic but I am from Oz and I am thinking about getting a dual citizenship with Finland- but I have a question- Do I have to complete the basic Finnish for Foreigners test before I can apply?? Because my dad was born in Finland and now is an Australian citizen??? Very confused with the...
by *Jargoa*
Wed Sep 10, 2003 10:24 am
Forum: Studying in Finland
Topic: where can non Finnish speaking find a job?
Replies: 58
Views: 25301

Hi, I speak a little finnish but not enough to get buy at the moment and I cant even find a cleaning job at the moment... all of the companies say that i need to speak finnish. But, I would be happy to scrub toilets all day if it meant that I could have a job. Where did you find your cleaning job be...
by *Jargoa*
Wed Sep 10, 2003 10:12 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Interested
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

thanks for that... I cant read Finnish but I will ask someone to help me when they actually decide to wake up today. It looks like a good site.[/quote]
by *Jargoa*
Wed Sep 10, 2003 10:03 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Interested
Replies: 8
Views: 2390

Sorry to go back onto the topic but I am also looking for an old/new mobile phone to replace my 3330. Does anyone have any other suggestions cos I dont want to pay an arm and a leg for it???
by *Jargoa*
Mon Sep 01, 2003 2:09 pm
Forum: Culture & Cuisine
Topic: So what is your favorite Finnish food?
Replies: 54
Views: 12429

'in Tampere they eat "mustamakkara" and in Northern Finland "veripalttu", both of which contain blood. I've always refused to taste either of those two.' I have just arrived in Finland 3 months ago from Australia, and I have been made to taste every Finnish food under the sun- you name it and it has...
by *Jargoa*
Mon Sep 01, 2003 1:51 pm
Forum: Studying in Finland
Topic: Student jobs... waitering... in demand
Replies: 8
Views: 5051

I was at extra services the other day and they said that they have absoulutely no work at the moment for anyone... any other ideas for getting around this???
by *Jargoa*
Mon Sep 01, 2003 1:44 pm
Forum: Moving To Finland
Topic: Coowee? Any Australian's out there?
Replies: 16
Views: 5849

Hello,
I am from Australia, but I am living in Espoo. Any time you are around the area I would be very happy to meet up with you...
Karina