This handy bilingual volume covers a huge range of English words from different subjects and interests. The words cover topics like computing, literature, the arts, agriculture, law, politics, business studies, sciences, geography and mathematics, It also includes words that are culturally relevant in the context of the Indian sub-continent. This book also contains Indian English words like 'Guru' and 'avatar' that have now become part of regular English usage. It has a large number of usage notes in Kannada that explain key elements of written English and grammar.
The book helps in word pronunciation through the international phonetic method and its equivalent in Kannada. It serves as a reference manual and has been written comprehensively as to guide and teach the readers the language. It has Appendices which includes prefixes and suffixes, quick grammar reference section, expressions using numbers and irregular verbs. India as a whole is home to many languages. However, English is the one common language that is spoken worldwide. So it is necessary to have a book that teaches a new language through English. The volume has been divided into five sections. Each section deals with the different aspects of the language. The first section introduces us to alphabets, vowels, consonants, genders, figures of speech and conjunctions. The second chapter covers pronouns, verbs, tenses and adjectives. The third chapter guides us using sentences with useful expressions, and tenses. The fourth section deals with communicating when it comes to satisfying your basic needs such as food, drinks, hotels, travel, restaurants, banks, etc. Part five pulls the reader in to have conversations with people and friends in the language. Learn Kannada in 30 Days Through English is a must have for anyone who wants to learn the language as it engages you with interesting chapters and informative content.
The book has been written by Krishna Gopal Vikal and published by Diamond Books. The paperback edition of Learn Kannada in 30 days Through English contains 160 pages and is available for purchase online with an ISBN-10 number of 8128811878 and an ISBN-13 number of 978-8128811876.