tarkistaa

FinnishEdit

(index ta)

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: tar‧kis‧taa

VerbEdit

tarkistaa

  1. (transitive, + genitive-accusative) to check, inspect, verify, check up (to ensure something is functioning properly or is in the state or condition it is supposed to be)

Usage notesEdit

  • Tarkastaa and tarkistaa are very close to each other in their meaning. However, tarkastaa means "to check, inspect, look at, study" and "to study the suitability, competence or qualifications of sth, e.g. in order to find possible defects", whereas tarkistaa means "to check, inspect, look" and "to study" and at the same time "to correct or amend the possible flaws or defects".

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • nouns: tarkistaja, tarkistus
  • verbs: factitive tarkistuttaa

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Last modified on 4 November 2013, at 08:18