-i ending words
there are 3 groups of i ending words that you just learn by use.
Ex: bussi, baari, posti (group 1)
Ex: suomi, jarvi, sormi (group 2)
Ex: pieni, suuri, moni (group 3)
- -i ending words change to -i- or -e- depending on the group
- Ex: bussi-, baari-, posti
- Ex: suome-, jarve-, sorme-
- Ex: piene-, suuri-, mone-
- there is no special rule as to how they fit into the groups. these are just learned as they are used.