How to say yes / no in Finnish: kyllä / ei

speaksheets-cartoon-lead1

Speak better. Travel easier. Have more fun. We offer some of the very best language sheets for your international travels, including Finnish.

How to say yes / no in Finnish: kyllä / ei

Learning Finnish for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say yes / no in Finnish: kyllä / ei
Say it out loud: “kil lah / ay

You can learn how to say yes / no and over 220 other travel-friendly words and phrases with our inexpensive, easy-to-use Finnish language cheat sheets. We can help you make your next trip to another country even more fun and immersive. Click below!

  • Finnish Language Set
    Basics and Food Sheet
  • $5

    one-time
  • For the Single Destination
  • Get All Languages
    Free lifetime updates
  • $17

    one-time
  • For the Frequent Traveler
  • Get easy-to-print cheat sheets
  • Get all languages, including Finnish
  • The essential travel accessory

Some more helpful words in our Finnish Courtesy/Questions category:

...the bathroom – …kylpyhuone  (kil pih hu oh neh)
come with me – tule mukaan  (tuh leh mu kaan)
do you speak english? – puhutko englantia?  (poh whot koh engl un tia)
excellent – erinomainen  (eh rin om ah ih nen)
excuse me – anteeksi  (an teh ex ih)
good / bad – hyvä / huono  (hih vah / who oh noh)
how do you say…? – miten sanotaan…?  (mi ten son oh taan)
how much is this? – kuinka paljon tämä maksaa?  (kuin kah pahlyon tah mah xaah)
may I? (point at chair, door) – voinko?  (vo in koh?)
maybe – ehkä  (eh kah)
no problem – Ei mitään  (ay me taan)
please – kiitos  (kee eh tos)
thanks – kiitti  (kee eh tih)
what is that? – mikä tuo on?  (mi kah t uh oh on)
where is… – missä on…  (miss ah on)
yes / no – kyllä / ei  (kil lah / ay)
you are welcome – Ole hyvä  (oh leh hih vah)

And here’s how to say yes / no in other languages!

Arabic–Na'am / La  (na ham / la)
Chinese–Shì Búshì / Bùshì  (Shr / Boo Shr)
Croatian–da / ne  (dah / nay)
Czech–Ano / ne  (AH no / nay)
Finnish–kyllä / ei  (kil lah / ay)
French–Oui / non  (wee / no)
German–ja / nein  (yah / nine)
Italian–sì / no  (see / no)
Japanese–Hai / Iie  (Hai / Ee-Eh)
Korean–Ne / Aniyo  (Ne / Ah Nee Yo.)
Polish–tak / nie  (tak / nyeah)
Portuguese–Sim/Não  (seehm/na-oo)
Russian–Da / net  (Dah / nyet)
Spanish–sí / no  (see / no)
Swahili–ndio / la  (n dee' oh / lah)
Thai–Chai/Mai Chai  (CHAI / MAI CHAI)
Turkish–evet / hayir  (eh vet / hi year)
Vietnamese–Có / Không  (Caw / Kom)

We are all aware that "yes / no" (kyllä / ei) comes in handy almost at every turn or situation and that is why learning how to say it in Finnish is important. Get instant access to the Finnish Language Set and quickly catch up on all other phrases.

Contributor

Shamien the Scribe
Biography: Born in Helsinki in the golden 70's. I've been interested in languages ever since I learned how to read at the age of 4. Done teaching, office work, bartending, sales work, IT help, computer repairs, accounting, just name it. Love science fiction and fantasy as well as travelling and outdoors. I'm also an avid RPer and gamer.
Born: Helsinki, Finland
Location: Most often in Finland, I move around a lot.
Website : Proz translator profile

Get Finnish Only
$5 quick easy download
Get All 20 Languages
only $17, free lifetime updates

About Us:  SpeakSheets provides printable language cheat sheets to make travel more fun and immersive.   Become a Lifetime Access and get all of our organized, easy-to-use SpeakSheets forever.  Download the PDF’s anytime, have them handy, even access them on your phone or tablet.   We have learned from experience that a little investment in learning the language of the country you are visiting makes your travels fun and immersive.  Try SpeakSheets today!

Previous post : vuotta
Next post : eilen