She spoke no English but because of my Hindi, I was able to go over and hear stories about her life and her crusades.
UPDATE, Dec. 18, 2011: In Urdu and Hindi, languages of India and Pakistan, the word for "drama" is "tamasha."
Learning languages, such as Hindi and Mandarin, is still popular.
Locals used to teach British officers Arabic, Hindi, Urdu and Persian.
“Badmashi” means a “goon” in the Urdu and Hindi parlance of the subcontinent.
It is a copious and beautiful language, second only to Hindi.
I have used instead one of the two Hindi versions of the book.
Among the employees with the Expedition were two Hindi and two Goanese.
Kim rubbed his nose and grew furious, thinking, as usual, in Hindi.
This Hindi, which is an altogether artificial product of the English, is hardly ever used for poetry.