lll 30 DAYS
N. JEGTHEESH, s. e.
New# 235,Old # 103,$,,'crofts Road, - 600014. Royapettah, Chennai Phone: 28482831,28482653.
with the publishrrs ORights reserved
Thirfy. Fifth Edition : 2006
Price : 25.00
Offset Printers Printedat : Sri Janakiraman Ali Chennai14.Ph:284826'l 69.MirBakshi Street,
Dccembcr 4, l,lt67
Denr Slh It is gratifying to learn that Balaji pub_ I i c a t i o n s w i l l b e b r i n g i n g o u t a b o o ke n t i t l e d , f'Lrearn Tanil in B0daysrr for the benefit of our honoured Guests from abroad, the strean of Tourists and visitors who wil1 flock in largc nunbsrs to the International Trade and Industries Fair at Uadras. this thougbtfully envisaged venture of affording a handy nediun of becnning convsrsant vitb the rudioents of Ianil Lranguage rithout tears, is indeed com_ tendable. I wish your efforts all sucsess.
(sd.)v. v. GIRI,
"This is the book I want"
-Dr. Zakir Hussain
(Lote) Presidentof lndio
Tanils and An avoweil admirer of Zakir }lu*;-sain their Culture, Presiilent TAMII IN is holding our book "I'EARII t 50 DAIS! irl iris hantl'
l??"ri'rfl" ii n"riJtr a:s"o":'.t l'^t * o b l lt :,S""'; b u i l d;::: Mad ing the sident was going- "o""d Madras -and the of witb the Coverner The C'tl'lnnuaurai' Minister Chief of our puI1ed out two coqiellatter
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inside lh"-or111booh frorn a book slaLl then to the Presraftg ."a Bresentecl dent and the Governor' The President
ti"a of book1 would like
sniletl and said-"This
A usefulnew year present. -Times of India, Bombay.
The publlcatlonof thls book, written wlth the oblect of helplngforeign tourists to Tamllnadwho cannot enSate a teacherduring thelr short stay ls timely. The approach of the author to the teachlng of a In whlch ls distlnct from other Indian Languagcs language that there ls no alphabet in Tamll to represent phonetic sounds,for exampleKanthl and Gandhl, are wrltten In the dlfferently,ls laudable. sameway but pronounced The book contalnsa vocabularywhlch ls essentlaifor that are usedin dally conver. dally useand somesentences the limlted obfectlve, the publlcrtlon satlon. Consldering can be commended. -Thc Moll, Modras.
GREAT SERVICE TO TAMIL LANGUAGE
I have gone through rhe book "Learn .Tamll In thlrty havedone great days" with Sreat interest. The Publishers seivlcc to the Tamil languageby brlnglng out the book whlch ls the need of the hour. Tamll is probably the in oldest language the world. lt is a well developed and The Author hasfound out the rlght way of sweet language. teachlngthis wonderful languagein thls slmple a way as for posrlble. I congratulate the author end the Publishers thelr rervlce to the Tamll language.
G. Muthu Pillai'
f:;::::::: ,,u,," tllTib*.1'#'fi" Forr Str George,
Y. t'ledunchezhiuon, l. lt.A.,
ministet for Educotion ond lndustrics.
Fort St.Qeorg€ Hadras-9 20th Dcc.1967
It gives ne great pleasure to seethat you have broughtout a book uniler the title .Learn Tamil in 50 dayst through Eng1ish. I appreciate your efforts to teach Tanil by adopting casy nethods and I hope that she book would induce foreigners to learn more aboul tba treasures of Tanil literature.
V. R. Nedunehezhiyan
Minisier for Education znd Industries.
PREFACE Ilorv it was born One pieasanteveningin the month of August while I *us st,.,.,ii,r$in front of a book shop on busy Mount Road, an American gentleman carne and asked for sorne books Thc rnan at tlte countcl of the book shop lvas yet tryirrg his best to speak and understand English; the owner of the ,......id"d only partially. A little later shop came and i toiti itim *hot happened' He remarked casuallywhy we should not make the tourists speak our instcad of ourselves...