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Unformatted text preview: 10 languages spoken in the world. Another interesting fact about Hindi is that the language is actually relatively easy to learn. It is phonetic, which means that it sounds like it is spelled, and only has 33 consonants and 11 vowels. Like Spanish, all of the words in Hindi are either masculine or feminine. There are several words that are taken from Hindi and commonly used in English. Some of these words are : ‘Bazaar’ ‘Bungalow’ ‘Coolie’ ‘Guru’ ‘Khaki’ ‘Loot’ ‘Pundit’...
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This note was uploaded on 12/05/2011 for the course ANTHR 101 taught by Professor Crandall during the Fall '08 term at BYU - ID.
- Fall '08