Writing Exercises based on Reader lessons

(at UPenn's Tamil Website)

(A Basic Tamil Reader and Grammar by K. Paramasivam and James Lindholm). This reader and other Tamil instructional materials may be obtained from Prof. James E. Lindholm. His email address: tlsajml@aol.com.

Exercises written by Prof. Norman Cutler

Click the lesson number you want to work with.

1 and 2 (a) 1 and 2 (b) 3 4 4 and 5
6 and review 7 and review 8 8 and 9 10 and 11
12 and 13 14 15 16 Verb forms
17 18 19 20 21
21 contd. 22 23 24 25
26 contd. 27 28 (review 25-27) 29 30
31 and review 32 and review 33 and 34 33, 34 and review 36 and review
38 and 39 40, 41 and review 42 - 45 46 - 48

Download and install TamilNet font to read Tamil sentences in these exercises in Tamil script.

Macintosh users download the file 'Reader.exercise.hqx', text version of all lessons in Word format. This package also accompanies Prof. George Hart's public domain Tamil font. You need to use stuffit expander to uncompress this file. If your netscape browser is not configured with stuffit expander, do the following steps: a) go to options menu, b) select general preferences, c) click helper d) look for hqx extension column e) select and launch it. You may need 'stuffit expander' in your machine. Save this file in the source format and use stuffit expander to uncompress it.
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