'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
Even this challenging situation would ease
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Why is it so?
Why this language diversity?
So many languages forming in certain places and very few languages in other places. It is difficult to find a definite pattern for this diversity.
Can anybody explain it?
I love chocolates and ice creams!
In Tamil - Inge - Ange - Enge
In Malayalam - Ivvide - Avvide - Evvide
In Telugu - Ikkada - Akkada - Ekkada
In Kannada - Illi - Alli - Elli
This ensures that we are one and not divided by the languages.
Members from other regions post their words equivalent to Here-There-Where.
No life without Sun
German: eins zwei drei vier funf sechs seben acht neun zehn .
English: one two three four five six seven eight nine ten .
Sanskrit: eka dwai triya chatvari pancha shat saptha asht naua dasa.
Except the words four and five, all other words are utterly similar. Even the spelling kind of coincide. I think we humans learnt how to count before how to write. So name of the numbers remained the same everywhere.
Infact, these words are similar in even Greek, Spanish and Tamil etc..;
The stronger a light shines the darker are the shadows around it.