Sinhalese 101

Top Resources for Learning Sinhalese

Learn Sinhalese with these useful resources from around the web.

There’s never been a better time to learn a language. No matter your age or experience, a plethora of tools and resources are available to get you started or help you improve your language skills.

Best of all, many of these resources are completely free.

Check out the links below to jump-start your Sinhalese.

General

Omniglot - Basic overview of Sinhalese with alphabet and useful links
Wikipedia - Overview of the Sinhalese language

Free Courses

Amazon - Sinhalese language learning materials

Phrases

Dictionaries and Translation

Grammar and Vocabulary

Forvo - Collection of Sinhalese words pronounced by native speakers
Memrise - Spaced repetition site and app for learning Sinhala vocabulary

Video

TED - Watch TED talks with Sinhala subtitles and transcripts
YouTube - Search videos for learning Sinhalese

Radio and Podcasts

Social Media

Reddit - /r/Sinhala subreddit for learning Sinhalese

Books

Children's Library - Children's books in Sinhalese

News

Other Resources

Articles and Opinion

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