Chinna Durai (or Little Peter)

Varun’s English for snake: paamb

When he wants to say he does not want milk: I want milk vaendam

His response to my random instructions/requests in English: ummm…, ok!, or simply responds by nodding his head.

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I sing to him: Its raining, its pouring, the old man is snoring…

Varun: no. appi padakudadhu. “iss raening, iss poning, the ol man is noning”.. appi padanum
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I pick up the scissors to cut open the milk pack.

Varun: Adhe thodaadhe. iss dangerous..

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Like his anna, he thinks English is all about crisp ending to sounds. As in ‘paamb’

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14 thoughts on “Chinna Durai (or Little Peter)

  1. Varun….you are so cute…I will definitely gobble you up the next time I meet you…

    Errr…scissors is dangerous na…even R tells me when I touch the knife..’Amma, touch pana kudade issko, hand blood hoyega!’

  2. your kutti vaandu has a fan base in my house. vijesh and godzilla who wouldnt bother to hear anything from my blogworld are all ears for Varun’s tales!

    sigh. big sigh. if i were two, i would have a crush on him.

  3. Paamb – rofl!
    And he can say dangerous!!!! Does he have any favorite words yet? My 4 yo niece was obsessed with “disgusting”. She would use it for just about everything.

    • @RM: The two think and act alike na?!

      @ Swaram:He is willing to take your muahs and returns with plenty too:)

      @ Ajcl: chakkarais indeed :))

      @Smita: he hugs back:)

      @Tharani: i know! you have many reasons to smile gal!

      @Abi/Ponni: Yei, am resisting hard to post the response i want to.. am awaiting your POST!

      @Ani: ya ya.. now i know how to sing.!

      @TPL: His favs are seasonal.. For now, he is stuck to ‘dangerous’. mammu dangerous, pencil dangerous, rubber-bands dangerous..

      @Bhargavi: His latest inspiration for Tanglish is ‘kolaveri’! sigh!!

      @Swati: ya, all kids are!

      @Uma: non-stop wonly he is!!!

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