Chamakh has clicked, even though he is baffled by Pulis's Welsh accent.
The Palace boss said: "He's a good lad and as long as I don't speak too quickly, then he understands me. My accent isn't too bad, I've been in England since I was 16!
"If he keeps on working as hard as he has been doing, he will be a massive asset for us between now and the end of the season."
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