Language of the Half Term
For the second half of the Winter 2016 term, we will be focussing on
Hindi is one of the languages spoken in India. It's the official language of India, English being the other official language. There are several regional languages in India, such as Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Gujarati, Marathi, Punjabi and Assamese, but Hindi is used by the largest number of people as their first language.
There are also significant numbers of Hindi speakers outside of India, including South Africa, Mauritius, Bangladesh, Yemen, and Uganda.
Hindi is the third most widely spoken language in the world.