Answer: 1) general knowledge quiz. and pls dont air game shows only on weekends where most of us are not even at home. why not weekdays? i think the serial fans will protest.
2) children talent show. try watching taiwanese/korean channels. you can do wonders with kids! all we do is tell them to sing and dance. yen tamizhenuku vere yethuvume teriyatha?
3) cooking shows with a twist. dont just give out recipes. educate women with culinary tips, international cuisines and the alternate use of herbs and spices. cookery is something very vast.
4) give tuition via tv. it's possible. a local tv channel here does it every year, one month prior to the national level exam. prominent tutors give tips. it's very usefull.
pls do not air interview of film stars during holidays. come a national holiday, it'll be interview from morning til night. do they have anything usefull to tell us? ithe paatthu yetachum projenem irukka? enna kedeikkuthu? it's ok if they interview knowledgeable stars like kamal hassan or nasser.. they interview actresses whom cant even speak in tamil! nonsense, isnt it? and then newcomers.. oru padetthule nadicchittu ombothu interview! answers.yahoo.com
Answer: tamil language has undergone a lot of changes.so an uneducated tamilian(a native tamilian) wouldn't be able to understand it.iam a tamilian and iam educated but still i wouldn't be able to understand silappathikaram or any sentamil text. answers.yahoo.com