“Hen” said, “hen” said

Apr 15, 2012 by

In many Western countries concerns are raised about gender-specific language. The French hurry to get rid of mademoiselle. The Swedes are not far behind in wanting to get rid of ‘him’ and ‘her’. It has been...

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The language of Hazara

Jul 7, 2010 by

Hazara (not to be confused with Khazars, the putative progenitors of the Ashkenazi Jewry) are an ethnic group who live mainly in the central region of Afghanistan (see the highlighted dark green area in the picture below)....

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