Here I’ll post links to internet resources related to the YKI test.
HUOM! unless otherwise stated practice papers and exercises are for the keskitaso level.
Practical information about the YKI test:
The Finnish National Board of Education: Preparing for the YKI test: Which level? Testing days, testing centres
Search for test centres here
Registration form here
Using the YKI test certificate as proof of Finnish skills for Finnish citizenship. By Migri.
General links and resources:
And also a blog post on ‘last minute YKI test tips’
The Finnish Teacher: Keskitaso level.
36 verbs you should know for the YKI test. By Random Finnish Lessons.
Blog post with advice, tips for learning Finnish grammar and vocab both online and offline w/out a textbook. This can be of use from beginner level: How I’m Learning Finnish.
Blog post on learning Finnish using your mobile and tablet (with links to download apps etc)
Ways of learning and practicing Finnish: Start Your Finnish
A TASTE OF FINNISH: online Finnish course with reading and listening exercises, quizzes and lots of grammar stuff! (beginner – keskitaso).
Verbix, Finnish verb conjugator.
Personal YKI test experiences
Start your Finnish: YKI Keskitaso 08.04.2017 A detailed description of the test day experience, and also tips on registering for the test.
Karjalan Pirakka blog: Testing YK(S)I, kaksi, kolme. A detailed description of the experience of taking the test in Sept. 2015.
I’m Learning Finnish blog: My YKI test Experience
Crazy about Finnish blog (also links to YKI practice exercises)
Match up game to learn/test vocabulary: Internet Polyglot.
Practice the 36 verbs you should know… with Memrise (I made this! 🙂 )
Tekstin ymmärtäminen (reading comprehension)
Loads of practice texts with true/false questions and correct answers. By YLE.
Practice papers with timer. Registration needed (free).
Short texts with multiple choice questions. Levels * (easy) – *** (hard). By Suomikoulu.
Puheen ymmärtäminen (listening comprehension)
Loads of practice listening exercises with true/false questions and correct answers. By YLE.
Practice listening exercises with multiple choice answers by Suomikoulu.
Practice paper with model answers HUOM! model answers are NOT perfect and have mistakes!
Rakenne ja sanasto (sentence construction and vocabulary): Chose the correct synonym / Complete the sentence .By YLE.
Practice paper with model answers to listen to. HUOM! model answers are NOT perfect and have mistakes!