Author Archives: angshumand

Speaking a Language: Native and Foreign

Recently I read, in the New Yorker magazine, about writer Jhumpa Lahiri’s struggles to learn Italian and her relationship with it versus English and Bengali, her mother tongue. Being Asian Indian, I share Lahiri’s experience of duality or triangular tension … Continue reading

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Welcome aboard!

In the age of instant messaging and digital media, here is a blog that celebrates attention and focus on language. I launch this blog to profess my love of the English language. I fell in love with English early in my … Continue reading

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