Impact of English language on Hindi

D.H. Killingley D.H.Killingley at
Fri Apr 18 14:06:58 UTC 1997

Rupert Snell, 'The Hidden Hand: English lexis, syntax and idiom as
determinants of modern Hindi usage', *South Asia Research* vol 10, No. 1,
May 1990, pp. 53-68. Detailed study, with some references to previous

Dr Dermot Killingley
Dept of Religious Studies
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU
Phone 0191 222 6730    Fax 0191 222 5185

On Thu, 17 Apr 1997, pwyzlic wrote:

> Dear Members of the list,
> A student is looking for literature on the influence of English on modern
> Hindi, especially on gender attribution to English loan words in Hindi and
> on borrowing of verbs from English. Here, in our library, we could only
> find works like "Indianization of English". Any help will be appreciated.
> Thanks in advance
> Peter Wyzlic
> --
> Peter Wyzlic                                    pwyzlic at

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