Fall 2018 Roundtable Sessions - November 9

Event Date: 
11/09/2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
298 New Cabell Hall (Language Commons)

Presenter: Abdul Nasir

Title: New vocabulary in Hindi - Meaning changing of old words and invention of new words

In past few years people are using a lot of new vocabulary in Hindi. Some of these words are brand new words and invented by politicians or comedians but on the other hand some preexisting words are being used for some additional meanings and at the same time some taboo words have come in the main stream conversation as they were never taboo.