NAMASKARA
Conversational Kannada
Lessons
UNIT - 1: Basic Sentences
Cycle - 1: Hello, Identity
by Anuj Valmiki
4-Jan-2013
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Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Model
Sentences
naanu raaman
- I am Raman
 niivu yaaru?
- Who are you?
 nanna hesaru ume...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary1
naanu
 niivu
 avaru
subj)
 ivaru
 yaaru?
 nanna
 nimma
 ivara
 avara
...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru…
Conversation-1
A: namaskaara!
- Greetings /
Salutations
 B: namaskaara!
- Greetings (to
y...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru…
Conversation-2
 P: neevu yaaru?
- Who are you?
 D: naanu ‘doctor’u
- I am a doctor
 P: a...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary2
namaskaara - Salutations
 kannaDiga - of Kannada region
 ‘doctor’u
- a Docto...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary3
Questioning an identity..
 ‘doctor’u <> ‘doctor’aa?
- (are you) a
Doctor?
 t...
Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru…
Supplement
SOUND DRILL – Short
and
long vowels make big
changes!
eLi
 bere
 beLe
 ole...
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Namaskara Cycle-1 - Conversational Kannada Lessons

Conversational Kannada Lessons using english as the medium and english script. Contains embedded audio, and fonts work best on an iMac.. Recommended that you download and view it on a native Microsoft Powerpoint application.
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Transcripts - Namaskara Cycle-1 - Conversational Kannada Lessons

  • 1. NAMASKARA Conversational Kannada Lessons UNIT - 1: Basic Sentences Cycle - 1: Hello, Identity by Anuj Valmiki 4-Jan-2013 based on N.D. Krishnamurthy & Dr. U.P. Upadhyaya’s book: Conversational Kannada – A micro-wave approach - Prism Books January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 1
  • 2. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Model Sentences naanu raaman - I am Raman  niivu yaaru? - Who are you?  nanna hesaru umeesha - My name is Umesha  nimma hesaru eenu? - What is your name?  niivu bhaarateeyaraa? - Are you Indian?  haudu, naanu bhaarateeya - Yes, I am Indian  ivaru yaaru? - Who is he/she (near)  ivaru nandan - He is Nandan  avaru yaaru? - Who is he/she (far)  January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 2
  • 3. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary1 naanu  niivu  avaru subj)  ivaru  yaaru?  nanna  nimma  ivara  avara  haudu  eenu?  - I / Me - You (honourific) - He/She/They (far - He/She/They (near) - Who (is it)? - My - Your (honourific) - His/Her (near) - His/Her (far) - Yes - What is …? January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 3
  • 4. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Conversation-1 A: namaskaara! - Greetings / Salutations  B: namaskaara! - Greetings (to you too)  A: niivu yaaru? - Who are you?  B: naanu arun - I am Arun  A: niivu kannaDigaraa? - Are you a Kannadiga?  B: alla, naanu kannaDiga alla - No, I am not a  Kannadiga  A: niivu bengaaliya? Bengali? - Are you a January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 4
  • 5. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Conversation-2  P: neevu yaaru? - Who are you?  D: naanu ‘doctor’u - I am a doctor  P: avaru yaaru? - Who is she? (far subj)  D: avaru ‘nurse’u - She is a nurse  P: ivaru yaaru? - Who is he? (near subj)  D: ivaru ‘clerk’u / gumaasta - He is a Clerk  P: ivaru? - (Who is) he?  D: ivaru ‘accountant’u - He is an accountant  D: nimage namaskaara - Salutations to you January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 5  P: nimaguu namaskaara, naanu hoogi-baruve
  • 6. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary2 namaskaara - Salutations  kannaDiga - of Kannada region  ‘doctor’u - a Doctor  ‘clerk’u, ‘nurse’u - a Clerk, a Nurse  nimaguu - to you too  hoogi-baruve- (I) will leave [lit: go & be back]  alla - (he/she/it is) not that - alla, ivaru dakTar alla  illa - (he/she/it is) not there - illa, avaru band-illa  January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 6
  • 7. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Vocabulary3 Questioning an identity..  ‘doctor’u <> ‘doctor’aa? - (are you) a Doctor?  tande <> tandeyaa? - (is it your/a) Father?  appa <> appaanaa? - (is it a) Father?  taayi <> taayiyaa? - (is it) Mother?  amma <> ammaanaa? - (is it) Mother?  akka <> akkaLaa? - (is it) an elder Sister? January/2013 NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 7
  • 8. Naanu Niivu Avaru Ivaru Yaaru… Supplement SOUND DRILL – Short and long vowels make big changes! eLi  bere  beLe  ole  koDu  more  aLu  dina  kuDi   pull mix crop oven give request cry day drink eeLi  beere  beeLe  oole  kooDu get up different pulse ear-ring horn (animal’s) moore face  aaLu servant / to rule  diina January/2013 humble END NAMASKARA - Unit 1, Cycle 1 8