Sunday, November 18, 2012

auttaa - apu

To help in Finnish is auttaa. The noun help is apu.

auttaa, autan, autoin, auttanut

  • Minä autan sinua. - I'll help you.
  • Miksi sinä et auttanut omaa veljeäsi? - Why didn't you help your own brother?
  • Anteeksi, mutta voisitko auttaa vähän? - Excuse me, but could you help a little?
  • Kiitos kun autoit meitä. - Thanks for helping us.
  • Auttakaa! - Hey people, help!


  • Apua!! - (Give me some) help!!
  • Tarvitsetko apua? - Do you need help?
  • Kiitos avusta tosi paljon. - Thanks a lot for the help.
  • Tästä oli todella paljon apua. - This was really helpful.
  • Toivottavasti tästä oli apua. - I hope this was helpful.


  1. Hello Hanna. If you can be of help, please differentiate the words tosi, todella, oikeasti as they all mean really. As always, thanks for the help. :)

    1. Would this one help you? :)

    2. Thanks so much for your help Hanna! I really enjoy reading and learning from your blogs. i find it very useful and easy to understand. Thanks again. Keep it up! :)