English Language: A Postcolonial Perspective

By |2019-09-05T13:15:44+05:30September 5th, 2019|

English has emerged as a world language today. It has not at all remained the language of a single country, England. It is used as an official language in almost 54 countries and there are more than 1500 million users of this language.  Many linguists believe that English language is absorbing aspects of cultures worldwide as it continues to grow. It is referred to as a world language and is no longer the exclusive cultural property of the native English speakers.  Of course, English is today, one of the 18 ‘recognized’ languages in India. It is no longer considered to be [...]