Letter focus – च

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This session focuses on च the first letter on the second line of consonants.

How does it look?

It looks a like a spoon that is poking into a T.

How to type it?

If you are using a US English keyboard with the standard Devanagari/Hindi layout, then you would press “;”

(see “How to type in Hindi” for more information about setting up your computer.)


At the Beginning

चखना – to taste

चना – chick-pea

चलना – to move

In the Middle

लचक – movement of body

कचड़ा – garbage

बचना – to escape

At the End

कर्च -expense

With other vowels

चाचा – uncle (father’s younger brother)

चाबी – key

मिर्ची – pepper

चाय  – tea


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