Common basic Tamil phrases useful for travel Congratulations! Paaraattukkal! or vazhtthukkal! Happy birthday!

Iniya Pirandha naal vazhtthukkal! Merry Christmas! Iniya kiristhumas vazhtthukkal ! Happy new year! Iniya putthaandu vazhtthukkal ! Happy Tamil new year! Iniya putthaandu vazhtthukkal ! Happy Chinese year! Iniya putthaandu vazhtthukkal ! Hello! Alo!

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Good morning! / Good evening! / Good night! Vanakkam! ! How are you? Eppati irukkinga? / Nalamaa? I'm fine, thanks! Nallaa irukéan, Nandri! Thank you(very much)! (Romba) Nandri! ( You're welcome! Paravaa illa! Good bye! Poittu varén! See you later! Apram paarkalam! Mr.../ Mrs.«/ Miss« Thiru«. / Thirumadhi«. / Selvi«.. Nice to meet you! Ungalai santhithathil magizhchi! Unga péru enna? ? My name is ... En péru ...

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Where are you from? Nienga engirundhu varrienga? I'm from ... Naan ... irundhu varéan. Where do you live? Neinga engéa vasikkirienga? I live in ... Naan ...il vasikkiréan. How old are you? Ungalukku ethanai vayasu? I'm ... years old. Enakku ... vayasu.

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Do you speak English? Nienga English pésuviengala? I like Tamil . Enakku Thamizh pidikkum. I have to go. Naan poganum.

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Excuse me! Mannikanum (or) Alo! One moment please! Oru nimidam! / ! ! Can you help me? Enakku oru udhavi seyya mudiyumaa? I'm lost. I Don't Understand! Enakku puriyala! Sorry Mannikkanum! No Problem! Onnum prachanai illai. Do you like it? unkalukku idhu pidikkuthaa ? I really like it! Enakku idhu romba pidikkuthu . Avar (with respect) She Aval You Nee. What Is This? Idhu enna? How much is this? Idhu evvalavu? ? . ! . ? ? Today/ Now / Tomorrow / Yesterday Indru / Ippo / Naalai / Nétru / In The Morning / In The Evening / At Night. ! ! ? . . Don't worry! Kavalai padaatheinka! I love you! Naan unnai virumpukirén. . . Kalaiyil / Maalaiyil / Rathri / What time is it? Ippo mani enna? I Naan He Avan. Enakku vazhi theriyala. Come with me! Ennodu Vaanga! I Don't Know! Enakku theriyaathu. . Neenga (with respect) They Avanga It Adhu This Idhu That Adhu Father Appa Mother Amma / / / ? . .

Husband Kanavar Wife manaivi Elder Sister Akka Younger Sister Thangachchi Elder Brother Anna Younger Brother Thambi [ TA a a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.proverb a blow with a mamotee a Bo tree propagated by a crow a Bo tree propagated by a crow a Bo tree propagated by a crow a branch of mathematics a child of a respectable family a child of a respectable family a class of-non gods a coat a constant guest is never welcome.proverb a couple of days a creeper used as a medicine for diabetes a croocked person a croocked person a drain constructed to divert the water from the highland a far a far a few a few a few a few people a few people [ TA a flood of water a flood of water a flower that blossms in the night and fades away immediately a flower that blossms in the night and fades away immediately a flower that blossms in the night and fades away immediately a form of swearing (upon one's eyes) a form of swearing (upon one's eyes) a fresh water fish a game played with olinda seeds a gigantic mythical bird a gigantic mythical bird a girl of a respectable family a good deal of work ] ( ) .proverb ] ? a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

a herb with sticky seeds a herb with sticky seeds a honey tongue and a heart of gallproverb a honey tongue and a heart of gallproverb a hundred and one a hundred thousand a hundred thousand a kandyan folk dance a kind of aquatic bush a kind of aquatic fern a kind of bat a kind of bush Englisch 100 Tamil [ TA - Edit ] a kind of creeper a kind of creeper with rough leaves a kind of cuckoo a kind of curved short sword a kind of dance a kind of demi-god a kind of demi-god a kind of divided yam a kind of dry fish a kind of edible yam a kind of edible yam a kind of fern a kind of fish a kind of flowering plant a kind of flowering plant a kind of foliage a kind of fresh water fish a kind of gem a kind of gram a kind of grass a kind of greens a kind of greens a kind of greens a kind of greens a kind of greens a kind of herb a kind of herbal plant a kind of incense a kind of indigenous palm a kind of jak tree that bears smaller fruits a kind of large edible mushroom a kind of local berry a kind of maize a kind of mango a kind of me dicinal plant (Acalypha indica) a kind of medicinal herb a kind of medicinal herb a kind of melon a kind of mental distraction of young women a kind of mental distraction of young women a kind of mental distraction of young women a kind of millet a kind of mineral sand used for manufacturing glass a kind of plant a kind of plant a kind of plant (Eclipla prostrata) a kind of plantain a kind of pot ( µ ) ¶ ( ) .

a kind of potfood a kind of red ant [ TA a kind of saucefood ] a kind of small bird which frequents paddy fields a kind of small chilli a kind of small chilli a kind of snake a kind of snake a kind of strong thread a kind of strong thread a kind of sweet meat a kind of sweet meat a kind of sweet meat a kind of sweetmeat a kind of sweetmeat a kind of sweetmeat a kind of sweetmeat prepared for kiri amma alms giving a kind of sweetmeat prepared with milk a kind of thorny creeper a kind of traditional crispy shorteat a kind of tree a kind of tree a kind of tree a kind of tree a kind of tree a kind of tree a kind of tree a little a lot a lot of .

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. is are . . . They are . Positive | Example I am a student. "I a student" . He is She is a student. ( ) We are . It is a student. . is and are. You are students. . It is . . Negative | Example . "I am a student" . am ? . We are students. You are ." " . I am He is a student.am. is ? are . She is . .English to Tamil Dictionary | Tamil Translator | Tamil Phrases Learn how to use am. They are students.

You are not students. He is not . . He is not a student. is " . ( ) We are not . It is nine O'clock. .I am not a student. . ". . . are . They are not . It is not . She is not . 15 . My brother is very tall. . You are not . Raman is afraid of snake. Heis a soldier. "Student" . 9 . I am 15 years old. My sister is 12. am. 12 . They are not students. She is not a student. It is not a student. . I am not . " ." " . We are not students. " .

Table of Contents | English to Tamil Dictionary | Tamil Translator | Tamil Phrases Learn how to use am.Balan and I are good friends. positive question Example Am I a student? I am Am I? Is he a student? ? He is Is he? Is she a student? ? She is Is she? ? Is it a student? It is Is it? ? Are we students? ( ) We are Are we? ? Are you students? You are Are you? ? Are they students? They are Are they? ? . Your books are on the table. is are . am. is and are in questions. . . is are ? . .am. . . .

. "ing" going. reading. am- " ". Where is your father? Is he at home? ? ? Where are you? ? What colour is your shirt? ? How are your daughters? Are they well? ? ? Who is that boy? Is he your brother? ? ? Why are you angry? ? Table of Contents | English to Tamil Dictionary | Tamil Translator | Tamil Phrases Lesson 3 : Learn about Present Continuous. . coming. is are( . ) Present Continuous Example I am not working. . . Balan is reading a book. is .Present Continuous ? Present Continuous are . am. jumping Present Continuous. I am (not) -ing . am. "Am I?" . I- ."I am" . " ! ?". .

You are writing. It is (not) -ing . Continuous. They are (not) -ing . . She is not running. doing" doing?" ." . ( ) We are (not) -ing . It is not watching. am. . English to Tamil Dictionary | Translator | Tamil Phrases Tamil Lesson 4 : Learn about Present Continuous Questions.Present Continuous? . "Am I ?". They are listening. You are (not) -ing . We are eating. question Am I Is he Is she Is it going coming reading surfing going? coming? reading? surfing? . Present Continuous . "Iam ". positive I am He is She is It is ! " .He is (not) -ing . IPresent . She is (not) -ing .

. Are we Are you Are they playing? etc.. go come read surf play etc. positive I We You They negative I do not We don't You They He She It does not doesn't . Present Simple Negative- : do not / does not + verb ( ). Present Simple Negative . goes comes reads writes plays etc. goes comes reads writes go come read surf play etc.. . He She It Table of Contents | English to Tamil Dictionary | Translator | Tamil Phrases Tamil Lesson 6 : Learn about Present Simple Negative. . I We You They go come read surf play etc. Present Simple Simple .We are You are They are playing etc.Present Simple ? .. .. He She It .. Present Simple . Present . Table of Contents | English to Tamil Dictionary | Tamil Translator | Tamil Phrases Lesson 5 : Learn about Present Simple.Present Simple Negative ? .

goes comes reads writes plays etc. . I we you they Do he Does she it go? come? read? surf? play? etc... Present Simple . Table of Contents | English to Tamil Dictionary | Translator | Tamil Phrases Tamil Lesson 7 : Learn about Present Simple Questions Simple ? Present . He She It .plays etc.. positive I We You They question go come read surf play etc.. .