The first step of any language is to learn its alphabets. We all started from A for Apple, B for Bat and C for Cat.
Here in this chapter, You will learn 50 new symbols popularly known as Devanagari script.If you can read and write Hindi alphabets, better skip this chapter.
Others, learn Marathi exactly the way my KG- I teacher taught me.
let ush shtart!!!
There are 12 vowels and 38 consonants in Marathi . Fear not, all have equivalent English pronunciations. Unlike Germans and Russians, who have pronunciation signs as well.
Do not try to eat an elephant in 10 mins.
Language learning requires patience and practice. Learn 5 letters a day. 10 days are enough to master the script.
Let us start with the vowels first. The following presentation has 12 vowels.
Each letter is pronounced exactly like first syllable of the word given below.
For more practice, visit this lesson : Marathi alphabets : Vowels
These 12 vowels when combined with consonants form actual sound of the language.
The picture below consists 36 new symbols. These are consonants.
The sound of each consonant is highlighted in the word given below it.
To learn consonants step by step, visit this lesson :Marathi alphabets: consonants
Marathi Barakhadi :Putting vowels and consonants together.
To learn Marathi barkhadi alphabet by alphabet , visit this lesson :Marathi barakhadi in english