A Finnish Grammar
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A Finnish Grammar

By C. N. E. Eliot
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Table of Contents
  • PREFACE.
    • INTRODUCTION.
  • A FINNISH GRAMMAR.
    • Of the Formation of Syllables and Words.
    • CHANGES OF SOUNDS.
      • A. Changes of Vowels.
        • I. The Long Vowels and Diphthongs.
        • II. Short Vowels.
      • B. Changes of Consonants.
        • The Softening of the Hard Consonants K, T, P.
        • OTHER CHANGES OF CONSONANTS.
      • Contraction.
    • NOUNS.
      • Declension.
        • The First Declension.
        • The Second Declension.
        • The Third Declension.
      • Compound Nouns.
    • THE ADJECTIVE.
    • FORMATION OF SUBSTANTIVES AND ADJECTIVES.
    • SUBSTANTIVES.
    • ADJECTIVAL TERMINATIONS.
    • THE NUMERALS.
    • PRONOUNS.
      • Possessive Pronouns.
      • Demonstrative Pronouns.
      • Interrogative Pronouns.
      • Relative Pronouns.
      • Indefinite Pronouns.
      • Reflexive Pronoun.
    • THE VERB.
      • Formation of the Moods and Tenses of an Affirmative Verb.
      • The Passive.
      • The Negative Conjugation.
      • The Auxiliary Verb.
      • First Conjugation.
      • Second Conjugation.
      • Third Conjugation.
      • Examples.
      • Reflexive Verbs.
      • The Formation of Verbs.
    • POSTPOSITIONS.
    • THE ADVERB.
    • CONJUNCTIONS.
    • INTERJECTIONS.
    • SYNTAX.
      • The Subject.
      • The Predicate.
      • The Object.
      • Of the Agreement of Substantives and Adjectives with one another.
      • The Article.
    • THE USE OF THE CASES.
      • Nominative.
      • The Partitive Case.
      • Accusative.
      • Genitive.
      • The Internal Cases—Inessive, Elative, and Illative.
        • Inessive.
        • Elative.
        • Illative.
      • The External Cases—Adessive, Ablative, and Allative.
        • Adessive.
        • Ablative.
        • Allative.
        • Abessive.
        • Essive.
        • Translative.
        • Comitative.
        • Instructive.
        • Prolative.
    • THE ADJECTIVE.
    • PRONOUNS.
      • Personal Pronouns.
      • Possessive Pronouns.
      • Demonstrative Pronouns.
      • Reflexive Pronouns.
      • Interrogative Pronouns.
      • Relative Pronouns.
      • Indefinite Pronouns.
      • Various Pronominal Adjectives.
    • NUMBERS.
      • Expression of a date.
    • THE VERB.
      • The Concessive.
      • The Conditional.
      • Imperative and Optative.
      • The Passive.
      • Infinitives.
        • Infinitive I.
        • Infinitive II.
        • Infinitive III.
        • Infinitive IV.
        • Infinitive V.
      • Participles.
        • Participle I—Active.
        • Participle II—Active.
        • Participle I—Passive.
        • Participle II—Passive.
        • Use of Participles in Oblique Oration.
    • PREPOSITIONS, POSTPOSITIONS, AND ADVERBS.
    • NEGATIVE SENTENCES.
    • INTERROGATIVE SENTENCES.
    • OTHER SENTENCES.
    • ORATIO OBLIQUA.
    • ON THE DIALECT OF THE KALEVALA.
    • SELECTIONS FROM FINNISH LITERATURE
      • PYHÄN JOHANNEKSEN EVANGELIUMI.
      • THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST. JOHN, I. 1-14.
      • KALEVALA, XXXVI. 319-346.
      • KALEVALA, XVI. 151 ff.
      • KALEVALA XL. 113 ff.
      • FINNISH POPULAR SONG.
    • FOOTNOTES
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