|Spoken by:||~ 500–680 million|
|Spoken in:||India, Sri Lanka, Fiji (Hindustani), Mauritius (Hindi/Urdu), Nepal (Bhojpuri), Suriname (Sarnami),Myanmar.|
Hindi, reported to be the second most commonly spoken language in the world, is spoken by more than 500 million people.
Common difficulties Edit
The Foreign Service Institute has classified Hindi as a "Hard" language. It is estimated that learning Hindi to a Professional Working Proficiency in the language (a score of Speaking-3/Reading-3 on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale) will take an average of 44 weeks (1100 class hours).
Pimsleur offers a course in Hindi.
Duolingo offers a course in Hindi.
Rosetta Stone offers a course in Hindi.
- ↑ U.S. Department of State; FSI's Experience with Language Learning; https://www.state.gov/m/fsi/sls/c78549.htm