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The definite article is what we call the word 'the' in English. The English definite article 'the' does not exist in Tamil. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered definite without the need for a specific word to show this.
Learn to get by in Tamil with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Tamil greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.
You can go from beginner to fluent in Tamil in a short time and our nine-step Tamil learning guide will show you how. We'll be talking about Tamil greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Tamil.
In the previous steps, we taught you the words vīdu, nūl and nārkāli (house, book, chair). We also taught you how to use the indefinite article in Tamil to form oru vīdu, oru putakam and oru nārkāli (a house, a book, a chair). In this step, we concentrate on how to use the definite article in Tamil to form vīdu, putakam and narkāli (the house, the book, the chair). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Tamil and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 5, by clicking the Next Step button (The plural in Tamil).
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