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From: Shrinivasan T <tshrinivasan@gmail.com>
To: Jai Vetrivelan <jaivetrivelan@gmail.com>,
	Thanga Ayyanar <thangaayyanar@gmail.com>,
	 Mohan R <mohan43u@gmail.com>, Iron Man <stark20236@gmail.com>,
	 "Ashok Ramachandran (via Google Docs)" <ashokramach@gmail.com>
Cc: raamannp@gmail.com, Visuwesh <visuweshm@gmail.com>,
	 Arun Isaac <arunisaac@systemreboot.net>,
	jkottalam@gmail.com, tamil@systemreboot.net
Subject: Re: An Attempt in Emacs Translation
Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2024 18:47:51 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAND27970tXhy2c3w2BWoahp8HWRB98=avtA1mDD+Tb6fX-N1jg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87wmqm8asl.fsf@gmail.com>

+Thanga Ayyanar
 +Mohan R +Iron Man +Ashok Ramachandran (via Google Docs)

Thanks for the good work.

Will do a read on this week end and let you know.

Keep writing.

will publish in kaniyam.com as a series.

வெள்., 1 மார்., 2024, AM 6:13 அன்று, Jai Vetrivelan
<jaivetrivelan@gmail.com> எழுதியது:
> Hello,
> While migrating my dotfiles, I discovered a partial Tamil translation of the
> Emacs tutorial that I had attempted years ago. I am attaching a copy of the file
> with this email, hoping to receive suggestions for improvement.
> If the quality of this translation meets the standards required by other
> technical resources in Tamil, I could translate the remaining text and submit it
> upstream. This could potentially pave the way for me to work on future
> translation projects. I have already signed the copyright papers for Emacs with
> FSF.
> (Please check till the end of the file while proofreading—A majority of the
> translation was done from below)
> While I have retained the English text for proofreading purposes, they are meant
> to be removed in the final versions of the document (excluding the final
> paragraph “COPYING” which has both English and Tamil text)
> There could be another paragraph that explains the technical terms used and how
> Emacs deviates from modern editors similar to how the Chinese translation does
> it.
> https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/emacs.git/tree/etc/tutorials/TUTORIAL.zh#n972
> And these are some words (along with their current translations) that could use
> a better equivalent in Tamil:
> Kill - "அகற்றுதல்"; Delete - "நீக்குதல்"; Undo - "மீளமை"; Yank - "ஒட்டு"
> Crash - "வீழ்ச்சி"; Occurrence - "நிகழ்வு"; Terminate - "செயல்முறி";
> Type <chr> - "<chr> என்று தட்டச்சிடவும்"; Scroll - "திரையுருட்டல்"
> --
> Jai Vetrivelan


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  reply	other threads:[~2024-03-01 23:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2024-03-01 11:13 Jai Vetrivelan
2024-03-01 23:47 ` Shrinivasan T [this message]
2024-03-08 13:16   ` Jai Vetrivelan
2024-03-07 21:21 ` Arun Isaac
2024-03-08 13:11   ` Jai Vetrivelan
2024-03-08 15:45     ` Arun Isaac
2024-03-08 16:41       ` யாருக்காக, இது யாருக்காக (was: An Attempt in Emacs Translation) Jai Vetrivelan
2024-03-08 17:00       ` An Attempt in Emacs Translation Visuwesh
2024-03-08 21:58         ` Jai Vetrivelan
     [not found] ` <CAHXK8DaDizLBEDodOYd3KDM1qGtuWka2jXHJ--uiuhQuXd7Sxw@mail.gmail.com>
2024-03-08 13:22   ` Jai Vetrivelan

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