User talk:Gyopi

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Malayali[edit]

That's correct.Malayalis have their ancestral origin in Kerala but are also found in the neighboring states of Tamilnadu and Karnataka.They have very close genetic affinity as well as cultural affinity with Tamil people and Sinhala people.Jaffna dialect of Tamil spoken in Northern Srilanka resembles Malayalam so much that Tamil people from Tamilnadu often mistake it with Malayalam.And Malayalam itself is an offshoot of medieval Tamil from which modern Tamil also originated. arunkumarcheckmate me 01:27, 27 November 2009 (UTC)

Hey..Thanks for the IPA... :) arunkumarcheckmate me 11:36, 27 November 2009 (UTC)

While pronouncing Malayali, Malayalam etc, there is no stressing at any point.Its simple ma-la-yaa-la-m1/2.There is no stressing in Ya either but the third vowel a is long.While speaking too, we do not stress at any point on the word Malayalam/Malayali... arunkumarcheckmate me 10:34, 28 November 2009 (UTC)

You might be interested to know that pronunciation of the same vowels/consonants in south Indian languages are different. For example, la pronounced by Malayalis is different from that pronounced by Kannadigas. The sound files that I uploaded to Wikipedia was created using a Malayalam text-to-speech software (means its not recorded by humans) known as Subhashini.For Kannada , you will get its own text-to-speech software.If you can download both, you will be able to understand the difference in pronunciation of the same vowel/consonant in the two languages.In general, this applies to every Dravidian languages. arunkumarcheckmate me 03:16, 29 November 2009 (UTC)

As far as I know, no stressing.To be frank, I'm not a native speaker of Tulu; So I do stress on some words here and there while I speak the language.Pure Tulu as I hear, is an extremely fluid language that melts in the mouth as one speaks (very sweet).I think Linguisticgeek can comment on this one better as he is a Tuluva.And I've provided Malayalam pronunciation file in Malayalam article.Pls provide its IPA.... :) arunkumarcheckmate me 10:58, 29 November 2009 (UTC)

For You!!![edit]

Deletion of Pics[edit]

I just placed deletion tags on File:Malayalipeople.JPG(uploaded by me) and File:Malayalipeople1.JPG(uploaded by you) as these constitute redundant copies of the File:Malayalipeople2.JPG(uploaded by you), which I think is more than enough. Your pic is cool dude; ;-) arunkumarcheckmate me 11:24, 30 November 2009 (UTC)

Providing sound files[edit]

Hi..How about providing sound files for all consonants/vowels listed in the Malayalam script article??  arun  talk  10:28, 1 December 2009 (UTC)

Re:Malayalam Phonology[edit]

About the sound generator, yes. They are the general sounds accepted by the Kerala Government (Certified by the Kerala govt.What else do we need???). Actually, the pronunciation of those sounds vary from one dialect of Malayalam to another. But the sound generated by the software is generally accepted by the Kerala IT mission.The article on Malayalam phonology seems promising.Great!!, you have my full support.I will provide all the sound file as you ask...I myself am busy on creating a new article (about Karnataka ethnic groups). But I will assure you every support from my behalf. :)  arun  talk  09:40, 2 December 2009 (UTC)

Bye and Happy Christmas[edit]

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Please accept my advanced Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.I will not be able to wish you on those days as I will be taking a Wiki break for one month starting tomorrow. Also wishing you a Happy editing.. :)  arun  talk  06:47, 11 December 2009 (UTC)

Orphaned non-free image File:Knn gom.png[edit]

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Malayalam language[edit]

Hi,Let me wish you a very happy new year before hand.well apart from this i wanted to say the a certain user called Vilmeenkodi is delibarately adding unsourced material on Malayalam language page,what do you think we should do about him.should we report him to admins.Linguisticgeek (talk) 07:39, 29 December 2009 (UTC)


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File:Malayalipeople2.JPG[edit]

Hi, I nominated the image for deletion. Regards Hekerui (talk) 08:24, 4 September 2010 (UTC)

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A barnstar for you![edit]

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I appreciate your efforts especially in the Amharic language . keep on Ahmed SHareef2nd (talk) 06:40, 23 October 2012 (UTC)

Nomination for deletion of Template:Tulu transliteration[edit]

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