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Henkkles
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 Message 3033 of 3735
24 July 2013 at 6:26pm | IP Logged 
When I get super excited to find an online bookstore with cheap Sami resources.
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Chung
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 Message 3034 of 3735
24 July 2013 at 7:19pm | IP Logged 
Henkkles wrote:
When I get super excited to find an online bookstore with cheap Sami resources.


Help a brotha' out and hook me up!
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Henkkles
Triglot
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Finland
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Speaks: Finnish*, English, Swedish
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 Message 3035 of 3735
24 July 2013 at 7:39pm | IP Logged 
Chung wrote:
Henkkles wrote:
When I get super excited to find an online bookstore with cheap Sami resources.


Help a brotha' out and hook me up!

http://www.samiduodji.com/tuotteet.html?id=2/

I bought Gulahalan 1 & 2, Oanehis giellaoahppa and Timo K. Mukka's Sipirjá in Sami translation all for 41€ including postage. Sadly Davvin books were very expensive on their shop, 16,50€ when they're usually 12€ at maximum...

You might also want to check out Davvi Girji, that's the publisher of most of these books.
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Chung
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 Message 3036 of 3735
24 July 2013 at 8:09pm | IP Logged 
Henkkles wrote:
Chung wrote:
Henkkles wrote:
When I get super excited to find an online bookstore with cheap Sami resources.


Help a brotha' out and hook me up!

http://www.samiduodji.com/tuotteet.html?id=2/

I bought Gulahalan 1 & 2, Oanehis giellaoahppa and Timo K. Mukka's Sipirjá in Sami translation all for 41€ including postage. Sadly Davvin books were very expensive on their shop, 16,50€ when they're usually 12€ at maximum...

You might also want to check out Davvi Girji, that's the publisher of most of these books.


Oh (*a little disappointed*). I do know those places although the price for each volume of Davvin is a bit higher than when I was in Inari a couple of years ago. Each book cost 8 euros then while its accompanying CD costs 5 euros. It seems now that when buying online you're sold the book with its CD at a higher combined price. I still think that it's not a bad deal. 16 Euros for each volume of Davvin isn't the worst expenditure in the world.
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Henkkles
Triglot
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 Message 3037 of 3735
25 July 2013 at 9:20am | IP Logged 
Chung wrote:
Henkkles wrote:
Chung wrote:
Henkkles wrote:
When I get super excited to find an online bookstore with cheap Sami resources.


Help a brotha' out and hook me up!

http://www.samiduodji.com/tuotteet.html?id=2/

I bought Gulahalan 1 & 2, Oanehis giellaoahppa and Timo K. Mukka's Sipirjá in Sami translation all for 41€ including postage. Sadly Davvin books were very expensive on their shop, 16,50€ when they're usually 12€ at maximum...

You might also want to check out Davvi Girji, that's the publisher of most of these books.


Oh (*a little disappointed*). I do know those places although the price for each volume of Davvin is a bit higher than when I was in Inari a couple of years ago. Each book cost 8 euros then while its accompanying CD costs 5 euros. It seems now that when buying online you're sold the book with its CD at a higher combined price. I still think that it's not a bad deal. 16 Euros for each volume of Davvin isn't the worst expenditure in the world.

I didn't realise the Davvin books had CDs with them! That explains the price. Thanks for pointing it out haha. I might have to make another order sometime...
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dtvrij74_
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Speaks: Mandarin, English*
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 Message 3038 of 3735
25 July 2013 at 6:51pm | IP Logged 
..when you can remember details about times long past through what languages you were
studying at that time and what levels you were at. I listen to songs in my target
language too and the bands I listen to tend to change over time. I associate Finnish
with memories of my time spent in lower secondary school because I was studying it then.
The first Finnish band I listened to was Apulanta, specifically the song Jumala. I
associate that song with the city that I used to live in when I listened to it
religiously (the two things are just connected in my mind). I also associate songs from
the band Pariisin Kevät with the winter of 2012, because that's when I started to listen
to them (their band name actually means Parisian Spring though..). I could go on with
these examples.
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Henkkles
Triglot
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 Message 3039 of 3735
25 July 2013 at 10:52pm | IP Logged 
dtvrij74_ wrote:
..when you can remember details about times long past through what languages you were
studying at that time and what levels you were at. I listen to songs in my target
language too and the bands I listen to tend to change over time. I associate Finnish
with memories of my time spent in lower secondary school because I was studying it then.
The first Finnish band I listened to was Apulanta, specifically the song Jumala. I
associate that song with the city that I used to live in when I listened to it
religiously (the two things are just connected in my mind). I also associate songs from
the band Pariisin Kevät with the winter of 2012, because that's when I started to listen
to them (their band name actually means Parisian Spring though..). I could go on with
these examples.

You haven't listed Finnish as one you study nor speak though, is this really the case?
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dtvrij74_
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danielhonline.cRegistered users can see my Skype Name
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 Message 3040 of 3735
26 July 2013 at 5:08am | IP Logged 
Henkkles wrote:
dtvrij74_ wrote:
..when you can remember details about times long
past through what languages you were
studying at that time and what levels you were at. I listen to songs in my target
language too and the bands I listen to tend to change over time. I associate Finnish
with memories of my time spent in lower secondary school because I was studying it
then.
The first Finnish band I listened to was Apulanta, specifically the song Jumala. I
associate that song with the city that I used to live in when I listened to it
religiously (the two things are just connected in my mind). I also associate songs from
the band Pariisin Kevät with the winter of 2012, because that's when I started to
listen
to them (their band name actually means Parisian Spring though..). I could go on with
these examples.

You haven't listed Finnish as one you study nor speak though, is this really the case?


Yeah, I stopped learning around last year during mid-year school exams because I didn't
get far and because I really needed to concentrate on French instead (which is
mandatory for my school). Now, I only know some words and no grammar, so this is pretty
much useless; for example I know that a word that starts with raka(s)- might have
something to do with the word "love" but I don't know what exactly.

(Also, I had many troubles with the R sound and thought/think that it would hinder
intelligibility)


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