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  • Mar 26, 2012
  • 11:01 AM

English as She is Spoke

News24
Are we developing a new language? Do you also get the impression that some South Africans are speaking in a foreign tongue? A few decades ago the manner in which Afrikaans people spoke English, reflected their lack of understanding of the language. This was especially true of those from farms and rural areas.

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