Tamil language resources – Language Links Database
Tamil (/ˈtæmɪl/; தமிழ் Tamiḻ [tamiɻ]) is a Dravidian language natively spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka. It is also spoken by the Tamil diaspora and Sri Lankan Muslims. Tamil is the official language of the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, as well as two sovereign states, Sri Lanka and Singapore. In India, it is also the official language of the Union Territory of Puducherry. Furthermore, Tamil is used as one of the languages of education in Malaysia, along with English, Malay and Mandarin. Tamil is spoken by significant minorities in the four other South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and the Union Territory of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India.
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Native speakers: 75 million (2011–2015)
Official language in: Sri Lanka, Singapore, India
Tamil Grammar and Pronunciation
mylanguages.org - free courses below about adjectives, adverbs, articles, gender (feminine, masculine…), negation, nouns, numbers, phrases, plural, prepositions, pronouns, questions, verbs, vocabulary, exercises… to help you with your Tamil grammar learn101.org - “All the lessons contain audio and are all offered for free. We will learn the alphabet together. We will also review some simple grammar rules, practice common phrases, and we will have fun memorizing many important vocabulary lists, and everything else that you see below.” ilanguages.org - this site is designed to teach you and help you learn Tamil for free through vocabulary, phrases, grammar and flashcards (vocabulary trainer) 101languages.net - frequency list, vocabulary, grammar and many more WikiBooks - alphabet and vocabulary
Tamil Reading Materials
ilearntamil.com - Tamil writing and reading practice online
Tamil Listening and Video Resources
Tamil Audio Books - “Love Tamil but can't read Tamil or love listening to Tamil stories? With Kadhai Osai, listen to a variety of Tamil audio books and stories in platforms of your choice.” Pesuvom Tamil Podcast - “A Tamil podcast aimed at spreading knowledge about science, technology, economics, politics, sport, etc.” YouTube Playlist Learn Tamil through English YouTube Video Learn Tamil in 5 Days - Conversation for Beginners - Learn Tamil in 5 days with our list of 300 most common expressions and words. This is a crash course in Tamil. Try to memorize all the words and sentences and you will find yourself having a great conversation with natives easily.
radiosindia.com - List of Tamil language radio stations online