What Esperanto offers language teachers

Rao, Giridhar A. (2014) What Esperanto offers language teachers. Language and Language Teaching, 3 (1). pp. 1-5.

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Abstract

Esperanto is the most widely spoken constructed international auxillary language in the world. Initiated by Ludwik Lazarz Zamenhof (1859-1917), it was designed as a universal second language that is easy to learn, and is not the cultural property of any linguistic or ethnic community. In 1887, Zamenhof published (in Russian) his International Language: Foreword and Complete Textbook (Zamenhof, 2006) under the pseudonym "Doktoro Esperanto" (Doctor One-who-hopes), from which the name of the language derives.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Languages, Esperanto
Subjects: Language
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Education
Depositing User: Mr. Krishnamoorti Chavan
Date Deposited: 30 May 2018 12:15
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2019 05:06
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/271
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