TamilNet Transcription

[TamilNet, Thursday, 23 August 2007, 04:08 GMT]
Near accurate Tamil pronunciation is a challenge to English news reporting. Tamil words and place names have long been misspelt due to ambiguity in transcription. Conventional transliteration symbols are difficult to compose, store and retrieve. Known transcription systems are unaesthetic to look at and tiresome to compose due to mix-up of lowercase and uppercase characters. TamilNet presents a standard transcription system to face the existing challenges and to cater to contemporary social and cyber needs.

Transcription from Tamil to Roman and reverse transcription from Roman to Tamil can now be done without any limit to the size of the text, using the TamilNet web tool.

URL: Web-tool for online transcription and automation




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