How family members and other relatives are addressed and referred to Although it might be more appropriate to class this post as a vocabulary item, for practical reasons I have decided to include it here in the Spoken Konkani section. The list given below is admittedly limited to the usage mostly among Goan Catholics and … Continue reading
Rules and conventions we shall be using Konkani language sounds, like the sounds of all or at least most other languages, can be categorized into vowels and consonants.
You may wonder what sort of Konkani I am planning to dish out here, so let me give you some idea of what I have in mind. Sanskrit and Marathi Sanskrit being the Mother of all Indian languages, no one who hasn’t had a good grounding in Sanskrit can claim to be a scholar of … Continue reading