Pronunciation mistake in Hindi
First of all, let me tell you that I'm not doing this course myself. I'm a native Hindi speaker and was thrilled to see this course, so I was just going through it. Doing so, I found out that there might be some pronunciation mistakes here. Eg. There was a word नमक (salt) in which the sound of the letter "न" was mispronounced so that it sounds like णमक.
I don't know if other such mistakes are there or not, but thought I would point it out here as I couldn't find an option for reporting a mistake. I hope it is corrected.
This an interesting observation from a native Hindi speaker. But as a learner I have enough difficulty distinguishing the different "t" and "d" sounds in Hindi. I can vaguely hear the difference if words are enunciated slowly and clearly, but not in rapid speech. I can't imagine ever being able to distinguish the different "n" sounds!
I am so confused by how the speaker pronounces the वह/यह and वे/ये. The written lessons before each "unit" (you know, the little lightbulb) describes it one way, yet the speaker within the lesson pronounces them entirely different. Can someone please give a definitive answer on how to say these pronouns? If the way the speaker in the lessons is an acceptable convention, that would certainly make my learning a bit simpler.
See this discussion on exactly this point: https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/28769386/Pronunciation-of-%E0%A4%B5%E0%A4%B9-and-%E0%A4%AF%E0%A4%B9