KANNADA WORD Naanu Neenu Namma Nimma Yaaru Yaavaga Yelli Avaru Ivaru Ooru Hesaru Gottu Gottilla

Ishta Baagilu Kitaki Kurchi Meju Mane Baa Banni Hege

ENGLISH WORD Me / I am You Ours Yours Who When Where He / She (with respect). Also they / those people He / She. This person / these people Place / hometown Name Know Don¶t know Like Door Window Chair Table House Come Come(with respect) How

SIMPLE SENTENCE Naanu software engineer. (I am a software engineer) Neenu student. (You are a student) Namma desha Bharata. (Our country is Bharata). Nimma ooru Bangalore. (Your home town is Bangalore) Teacher yaaru? (Who is the teacher?) Class yaavaga? (When is the class?) Ramu yelli? (Where is Ramu?) Avaru teacher. (He / She is a teacher) Ivaru students. (These people are students) Nanna ooru Mysore. (My place is Mysore) Nanna hesaru Ramu. (My name is Ramu) Nanage English gottu. (I know English) Nanage C++ gottilla. (I don¶t know C++) Nanage tea ishta. (I like tea.) Idu baagilu. (This is the door). Adu kitaki. (That is the window) Idu kurchi. (This is chair) Adu meju. (This is table) Idu namma mane. (This is my house) Neenu illi baa. (you come here) Neevu illi banni. (you come here) Neenu illige hege bande? (How did you come here?)

(it is my pen) Adu nanna mane (that is my house) Neenu yaake allige hode? (why did you go there?) Idu yenu? (What is this?) Houdu. (I want pencil) Nanage idli beda. adu nanage beku. (this is book) Idu nanna pennu. (Come now) Aaga maLe banthu. (Yes. (Stop there) Eega neenu baa. (She came) Alli pustaka ide. I need it) Nanna hesaru Suresha alla. (She went) Avanu banda / Avaru bandaru. (My name is not Suresh) Nanage pencil beku.KANNADA WORD Idu ENGLISH WORD This / It SIMPLE SENTENCE Idu pustaka. (It is raining outside) Alli nilli. (Come fast) Pen thago (Take the pen) Nanna maathu kelu (Listen to me) Nanage kathe helu (Tell me a story) Olage yenu ide? (What is inside?) Horage maLe ide. (You go) Avanu hoda / Avaru hodaru. (It rained then) Adu Yaake Yenu Houdu Alla Beku Beda Hogu / Hogi Hoda / Hodaru HodaLu / Hodaru Banda / Bandaru BandaLu / Bandaru Alli Illi Baa / Banni Thago / Thagolli KeLu / keLi HeLu / HeLi OLage Horage Nilli Eega Aaga That Why What Yes Not Want Do not want Go / wrp (he) Went / wrp (she) Went / wrp (he) Came / wrp (she) Came / wrp There Here Come / wrp Take / wrp Listen / wrp Tell / wrp Inside Outside Stop Now Then KANNADA WORD amma appa maga magalu aNNa tamma akka tangi ajja ajji ganda hendathi maava ENGLISH WORD Mother Father Son Daughter Elder brother Younger brother Elder sister Younger sister Grandfather Grandmother Husband Wife Uncle / Father in law . (I do not want Idli) Neenu hogu / Neevu hogi. (He came) Avalu bandalu / Avaru bandaru. (Book is there) Illi nodu (See here) Bega baa. (He went) AvaLu hodaLu/ Avaru hodaru.

00.hatthu 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 - hannondhu hanneradu hadhimooru hadhinaalku hadhinaidhu hadhinaaru hadhinELu hadhinentu hatthombatthu ippatthu 30 .aravatthu 70 .atte aLiya sose chikkappa chikkamma doddappa doddamma Aunt / Mother in law Son in law Daughter in law Father¶s younger brother or mother¶s younger sister¶s husband Mother¶s younger sister or father¶s younger brother¶s wife Father¶s elder brother or mother¶s elder sister¶s husband Mother¶s elder sister or father¶s elder brother¶s wife Wishes KANNADA WORD Namaskaara Shubhadina Shubharaatri Hogi barutheeni Dayavittu Dhanyavada Hege Iddira? Chennagi Iddini Susvaagatha ShubashayagaLu Kshamisi.aivatthu 60 .000 . Welcome. I'm late 1 . 000 . How do you do? Very well. Good morning.ombhatthu 10 .eradu 3 .00. Please. Congratulations.koti .mooru 4 .thombatthu 100 . Goodbye. Sorry.laksha 1.naalku 5 .saavira 1. ENGLISH WORD Good day.ondhu 2 . thada ayitu. Good night.nooru 1000 .nalvatthu 50 . Thank you.aidhu 6 .aaru 7 . thank you.entu 9 .ELu 8 .eppatthu 80 .00.moovatthu 40 .embhatthu 90 .

Vegetables KANNADA WORD tharakaari eeruLLi beLLuLLi shunti aalu gadde badane kaayi huraLi kaayi benDe kaayi southe kaayi ele kosu hoo kosu kumbaLa kaayi donne menasinakaayi eeruLLi hoova karibevina soppu kotthambari soppu hasi menasinakaayi ENGLISH WORD Vegetable Onion Garlic Ginger Potato Brinjal Beans Ladies Finger Cucumber Cabbage Cauliflower Pumpkin Capsicum Spring Onion Bay leaves Coriander leaves Green Chillies Fruits KANNADA WORD Sebu BaaLe haNNu kitthaLe haNNu maavina haNNu dhraakshi sapota halasina haNNu seetha phala seebe haNNu kallangadi haNNu daaLimbe haNNu nimbe haNNu Anaanas ENGLISH WORD Apple Banana Orange Mango Grapes Chikku Jack fruit Custard Apple Guava Water Melon Pomogranate Lemon Pine apple .

Colors KANNADA WORD neeli Kempu biLi kappu hasiru haLadi / harishiNa kesari / kitthaLe nEraLe kaaki gulaabi ENGLISH WORD Blue Red White Black Green Yellow Orange Purple Brown Pink / Rose Kannada Kali Session-5. . Avanige. Nannannu kaapaadi Dwitheeya Annu Second person reference Third person or through / from Avanannu. ige. andhiru Appx. igoOskara. Ge. aNNandhiru SENTENCES Raamanu raavaNanaanu Konda Avanu officege hoda. Handout (Case Terminations) VIBHAKTI NAME Prathama VIBHAKTI FORM U. raamanu. Bengaloorige Ramanigoskara Seethegaagi Raamanu raavaNanannu baaNadinda kondanu Naanu nenne bengaloorige hoagiddhe. MEANING First Person Reference WORDS Avanu. igaagi To Marakke. raavaNanannu Avaninda baaNadinda Truteeya Inda Chaturti kke.

nanna koogu keLi!!! By adding µa¶ to the end. Handout (Verbs) Serial No 1 2 3 4 Kannada Word nODu Odhu kuDi ODu English Word To See To Read To Drink To Run Past Tense nODdhe Odhidhe kuDdhe ODidhe Present Tense nODtha-idhini Odhtha-idhini kuDitha-idhini ODtha-idhini Future Tense nODthini Odhthini kuDithini ODthini .avanalli Communicating Ramaa / Calling KrishnanE maragaLiraa Maneyalli yaaroo ilva? Ramaa baa illi KrishnanE kooru illi maragaLiraa. Kannada Kali Session-6. There Maneyalli .hauda? .Panchami (naDu gannada) shashTi deseyindha from Raamana dheseyindha Nanna. Alva?. Aadaroo (Even then) when combined with questioning works. ilva?. the meaning changes drastically. aa. Nanna hesaru guru A. an Mine / it¶s Sapthami Sambhodane Alli E. one can frame a question. Ex:. iraa Avana Within.yaaru + aadaroo = yaaraadaroo (Any one) yelli + aadaroo = yellaadaroo hege + aadaroo = hegaadaroo«. neevu software engineera? Entha is a character probing question? Ex: idu entaa haNNU? (Answer could be oLLE haNNu or ketta haNNU). Ex :.

hidi .Oodu .Hogu . Handout (Workshop 1) COMMUTING Important Verbs To go To come To run To walk To catch To stand .5 6 koDi niddhe To Give To Sleep kotte niddhe maaDdhe naDdhe haaDdhe kuNidhe iLidhe bardhe Kondhe konDe hatthide nakkde Ogidhe heLde keLde muTTdhe oDidhe ODisde Shuru maaDde atthe Maaride Sothe Gedde koDtha-idhini niddhe maaDtha-idhini naDitha-idhini haaDtha-idhini kuNitha-idhini iLitha-idhini Baritha-idhini kolltha-idhini koLLutha-idhini hath-tha-idhini nakktha-idhini Ogitha-idhini heltha-idhini keltha-idhini muTTta-idhini oDitha-idhini ODisitha-idhini Shuru maaDthidhini aLtha-idhini Maartha-idhini Solutha-idhini Geltha-idhini koDthini niddhe maadthini naDithini haaDthini kuNithini iLithini barithini kollthini koLLthini hath-thini nagthini Ogithini helthini Kelthini MuTTtini oDithini ODisthini Shuru maaDthini aLuthini Maarthini Soluthini gelthini 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 naDi haaDu kuNi iLi bari kollu koLLu hatthu nagu Ogi heLu keLu muTTu oDi ODisu Shuru aLu Maaru Solu Gellu To Walk To Sing/ Song To Dance To get down To Write To Kill To Buy To Climb To Laugh To Wash To Say To Ask To Touch To break To Drive To Strart To To To To Cry Sell loose Win Kannada Kali Session-7.nade .ninthu naanu officige hoguthene naanu trekking baruthene naanu marathon ooduthene naanu dina yeradu km nadeyuthene naanu infosys bus hidiyuthene niinu bus stand alli ninthu kondiru .Ba .

Houdu.Forward/ Ahead hinde . I shall not pay 10 Rs extra) Ayithu ± to say over.Right eDa .Backward/ Behind SHOPPING Important Verbs Sl No 1 2 Verb Buy Take To <verb> Kondu kollu Tagedu kollu Past verb Kondu konde Tagedu konde Will buy Kindu kolluthene Tagedu kolluthene Am buying Kondu kollu tha idene Tagedu Kollu tha idene . Words Indicating direction bala .Left munde . (Yes. Replying Remember when replying use houdu ± to say yes. I want to ³Phrase" Most scenarios while commuting involve communicating our intention to the opposite person. infosys bus illi baruthe. infosys bus comes here) Illa ± to say no. illa naanu 10 rupayee extra kododilla (No. Nanage < something> beku naanu <place>ge <action> beku Note: When referring to a living thing use ³theera´. Naanu ticket padedu ayithu (I have taken the ticket) Agilla ± to say not over.Phrases I. When referring to a non living thing use ³tha´ II.

nanage aa dress beku. Please pack it) Bere . ( I don¶t need so much.change . idu thumba jyasthi ayithu. Bere kodi (I don¶t want this pen. Give me another) Beku .Words for shopping Beda .ii tomato chennagilla. Jyasthi I need) Kammi . Give me another) MONEY Important Words Chillare Duddu .innu solpa kodi. Bere kodi (This tomato is not nice. Sl no Kannada version English Translation . This is more than .ishtu beda.numbers that were discussed in previous class. Idu thumba kammi ayithu (Give me some more this is too little) Phrases Yeshtu usage Typicall usage will be Idu ( pointing at something) yeshtu ± how much is this. Note the differences between the following.money Numbers . Pack maadi (I want that dress.nanage ii pen beda. Yeshtu ± how much Ishtu ± this much Ashtu ± that much COMMUTING IN A LOCAL BUS Scenario 1: Searching the Bus Stand.

Ide majestic English Translation One ticket to majestic please It will be 5 rupees Please let me know when majestic comes How much further is majestic 4 more stops Is this majestic stop? Yes. Will buses going to majestic come here? Yes. Thank you I have to go to majestic.1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Illi hattirada bus stand yelli ide? Munde ide Dhanya vaada Naanu majestic ge hoga beku. Naanu ashte koduthene Ayithu 45 kodi ThagoLi SHOPPING Scenario 1: Shopping for groceries Sl no 1 Kannada version Tomato yeshtu English Translation How much are the tomatoes? English Translation I want to go to majectic will you come It will be 100 rupees I will pay as per the meter Ok. Barutheera? 100 rupayee aguthe Illa meter ashte koduthene Ayithu kulithu kolli Wilson garden alli right thagoli Munde left thagoli Yenu meter ishtu agide alla! Naanu dina baruthene ± 40 rupees asthe aguvudu. What the meter is showing so much! I come daily and I pay only 40 ± I shall pay the same Ok give me 45 Take 8 9 . This is majestic Scenario 3: Asking an auto driver Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Kannada version Majestic ge hoga beku. 172 hogthe Mundina bussu yaavaga baruthe? Innu ardha ghante aguthe 171 bus Wilson garden mele/inda? Hogutha? Illa. Illi baruthe Yaava bussu hoguthe? 171. Please sit down Take a right at Wilson garden Take a left ahead. They come here Which buses will go? When will the next bus come? It will take half an hour more Will 171 go through Wilson garden? No 171 will Scenario 2: Inside the bus Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Kannada version Majestic ge ondu ticket kodi Aidu rupayi aguthe Majestic bandare dayavittu thilisi Majestic innu yeshtu doora ide? Innu nalakku stop Ide majestic stopa? Houdu. bari 172 matra hoguthe Where is the nearest bus stand? It¶s straight ahead. Majestic ge hoguva bussu illi barutha? Houdu.

Then I don¶t need it.2 3 4 5 6 7 Hadinaidu rupayi kilo 10 rupayi madi kolli Illa saar ± tomato season illa«. Illa sir fixed price Yenu riyayati illava? Illa sir onde price Beda bidi ± naanu bere angadi yalli nooduthene. No it is too much. adare nimma tomato chenaagide Ayithu 13 rupayi kodi Ayithu yeradu kg kodi 15 rupees a kilo Make it 10 rupees No sir ± this is not tomato season No no it is 10 rupees elsewhere. Idara bele yenu? Inoora aivathu rupaayi Illa thumba jyasthi ayithu. Illa illa bere kade ella 10 rupaye.. Allright how much will you give I will pay 200 All right take it If there are any defects then will you replace it? Yes if there are any defects then we will replace it. Kammi madi kolli. but your tomatoes are good Ok give 13 rupees Ok give me 2 kgs Scenario 2: Shopping for clothes Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Kannada version Ii shirtu chenaagide. Handout (Workshop 2) Interaction with House owner / Neighbors . Ayithu yeshtu kodutheera Naanu inooru rupaayi koduthene Ayithu thagoli Yenatharu defect iddare replace mada beku Yenu defect iddaru naave bere shirt kodutheve Dhanya vaada English Translation This shirt is nice.. I shall shop for it in another shop. What is its price? 250 rupees. No sir fixed price No discount is it? No sire only one price. Reduce it. Thank you Kannada Kali Session-8.

cook Interacting with Domestic Help / Cook Important Verbs To wash clothes .odi to grind ± rubbu .work Tingalu .gudisu To clean utensils .children Kelasa .Words Mane ± house / home Baadige ± rent Kutumba ± family Hesaru ± name Pakkada maneyavaru .ogi To sweep .months Neeru ± water Mane kelasa ± domestic help Aduge .Neighbours Maduve ± marriage MakkaLu .toLi To mop ± oresu Come ± baa Go ± hogu Cut ± hetchu to break .

water bisi ± hot tarakaari ± vegetable enne ± oil akki ± rice beLe ± dal Interaction with House owner / Neighbor Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Kannada version Nimma hesarenu.huri To cook ± aduge maadu / beyisu Words Paathre ± utensil Batte ± clothes Nela ± floor Porake . Maduve aagideya? MakkaLu iddaara? Nimma kutumbadalli estu janariddaare? Neevu elli kelasa maaduteeri? Manege estu baadige? Manege estu tingala advance kodabeku? Maneyalli estu roomgalu ive? Maneyalli bike / car parking ideya? Neeru supply hege idhe? Mane kelasa maaduvavaru sulabhavaagi siguttaara? English Translation what is your name? Are you married? Do you have kids? How many people are there in your family? where do you work? what is the rent for the house? How many months advance should I deposit? how many rooms does the house have? do you have bike / car parking facility in the house? How is the water supply? Do we get domestic help easily? .Broom Neeru .Fry .

Kannada Kali Session-9.12 13 14 Aduge maaduvavaru hattiradalli siguttaara? Hattiradalli hannu-tarakaari elli sigutthade? Pakkada maneyavara hesarenu? Do we get services of a cook in the vicinity? Where do we get fruits and vegetables in the vicinity ? What is the neighbour¶s name? Interaction with Domestic help / Cook Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 Kannada version naaLe entugantege baa naaLe estu hottige kelasakke baruteeya? Ivattu nela oresabeku Nela gudisi ayta? Yaavaga paathre tholiteeya? Chennaagi batte ogiya beku English Translation come tomorrow at 8. Handout (Workshop 3) Interaction in a restaurant Words Word oota thindi kahi khara uppu sakkare thannige bisi bega neeru bele soppu baath Chennagide chennagilla Badisu tholidu kollu Meaning Lunch/dinner Breakfast/snacks Bitter Hot/spicy Salt Sugar Cold Hot Fast Water Lentils (Daal) Greens Cooked Rice It is nice It is not nice Serve to wash Usage Oota ayitha? Thindige jothe coffee kudide Coffee thumba kahiyagide Curry thumba khara Rasam nalli uppu jyasti yeardu spoon sakkare haaki Dese thannige agide Nannage bisi bisi coffee ishta Bega badisi ( serve fast ) Neeru yellide? Coffee chennagide Coffee chenagilla Kai tholidu kollu (to wash the hands) . at what time are you coming tomorrow? you have to mop the floor today Have you swept the floor? when will you clean the utensils? wash the clothes properly.

and vadas Yeradu idly. This has just been prepared. Give me another one. 1 dose and 3 cups of cup coffee coffee Yeshtu ? How much? 40 rupaayi 40 rupees Thagoli Take it. Interacting with the person serving Swalpa bega kodi Please give these fast.Important Verbs and interrogatives yenu ide? . kudiyokke yenu ide? (Whats there to drink?). ondu dose matte mooru Ok 2 idly. Examples are coffee ideya [generic form < item > ideya?] Kodi ± give Examples: yearadu coffee kodi. dose. Illa saar iga madidu No sir.What is there? This can prefixed to enquire menus. Yeshtu ± how much Examples: Yeradu cup coffee yeshtu? . Examples are menu alli yenu ide (whats in the menu). . vade Idly.give me 2 cups of coffee.How much for two cups of coffee? Interaction with waiter/manager Sl no 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Kannada version English Translation Thindi yenu ide? Whats there for snacks? Idly. Illa nanage bere kodi No please give me another one. In general a question of yenu ide is like asking for the entire menu. Enquiring for lodging Sl no 1 2 Kannada version Nimma hotel nalli double bedroom room ideya? Ondu dinakke yeshtu chargu? English Translation Dou you have double bedroom rooms in your hotel? What is the charge for a day? . Ideya ± is there? This can be used when we want to ask for a specific item. dose. Ii dose thannigagide bere kodi This dose is cold.

Negadi yaadhaga thannirannu kudiyabeda. He has got cough. Ninage jvara bandhidhe. Nanage tumba tale novidhe. Are you keeping well? Please take the medicine after your dinner. . English sentences You will be hurt (wounded) if you fall down. Neenu hushaaragideeya? Oota aadha nantara oushadhi tegodhuko. You are running fever. I have got severe headache. Avanige kemmidhe. Handout (Workshop 4) Emergencies Word Gaaya Jvara Kemmu Negadi Novu Oushadhi Maathre Kadi Roga Muri mooLe Apaghaatha Vaidhya Visha Raktha Anila Benki Hoge kaLLa kaLLathana Beega Meaning Wound Fever Cough Cold Pain Medicine Tablet Bite Disease Break Bone Accident Doctor Poison Blood Gas Fire smoke Thief Burglary lock Kannada sentences keLage biddare gaaya aaguthaadhe.3 4 Single bedroom ge yeshu? Room service ideya? What¶s the charge for a single bedroom? Do you have room service? Kannada Kali Session-10. Do not drink cold water if you have cold.

You will have to take 3 tablets a day. Naanu neerina billu kattabeku.Dinakke mooru maathre tegodhukollabeku. Ee areadalli kaLLaru hechaagi idaare. Rasteyallondhu apaghaathavagidhe. Haavina visha apaayakaari. I need to have the telephone repaired. I have a broken hand. kaLLa beega odedhu maneyalli kaLLathana maadidhaane. Nanage cable connection beku. There has been a powercut in my house. . He has broken his leg in the accident. Blood flows in the body. There is an accident on the road. Dehadalli raktha hariyuttadhe. Be careful of the fire there. The thief has broken the lock and burgled the house. I have to pay the water bill. Avara maneyalli kaLLathana aagidhe. I need a cable connection. There has been a burglary in their house. One who eats well is immune to diseases. Accidentnalli avana kaalina mooLe murididhe. Snake¶s poison is dangerous. There are thieves in this area. Oota ballavanige rogavilla. Namma maneyalli power cut aagidhe. Telephone repairee aagabeku. Alli Benki idhe. Nanna kai murididhe. hushaaru.

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