Language & linguistics news from around the world • Updated daily • Relevant stories, selected by humans (not computers)

Share this site!

News Item

  • Dec 16, 2011
  • 11:53 PM

English-Hinglish, Angrezi-Fangrezi

Tripti Lahiri / Wall Street Journal
...The order said that the Hindi being used in government documents is too “pure,” meaning it’s heavy on words derived from the classical language Sanskrit. That’s hurting Hindi’s popularity, the department said.

Add comment

Will not be published or shared

Note: Comments will appear on the site only after they are approved.