8 Language Transitions of the ‘L’ sound – Sanskrit Korean Thai Khmer Panjabi and more

8 Language Transitions of the ‘L’ sound – Thai – Khmer – Tamil – Burmese – Balinese – Korean (Yes Korean) – Sanskrit (Devanagari) and Panjabi (Gurmukhi) – Notice how they are all the shape of the ‘rolling tongue’. ‘R’ is similar. I will be posting many of these soon – tying into my upcoming module that will make it much easier to learn Indic based scripts like these. Stuart Jay Raj http://jcademy.com


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Stuart Jay Raj is a polyglot who specializes in the languages and dialects spoken in South East Asia and China. His talents have allowed him to earn a professional living as a simultaneous interpreter in Thai, Mandarin, Cantonese, and Indonesian, among others, providing language and cultural training for multinational companies in the region and hosting his own TV programme on Thailand's Channel 5. He holds a degree in Cognitive and Applied Linguistics from Griffith University and has become an expert in the field of language acquisition with a strong track record of success. Stuart's background knowledge of Sanskrit, Khmer, Lao and various Chinese dialects and minority languages enables him to present a fascinating and unique perspective on the Thai language which makes everything fall logically into place.