Category Archives: Talking Language

The Gift of Tongues

(by Alim Hosein) In this series so far, I have focused on creole languages and on language prejudice. There are many more interesting details and many more interesting and crucial issues about creole languages, which I intend to g...

Language Prejudice

(by Alim A. Hosein) In my last Insight article, “Attitudes to Guyanese” I argued that, as Guyanese, we should change our attitude towards the language we speak. We call it Guyanese Creole, Creolese, Guyanese Creole English, or eve...

Language Prejudice

(by Alim Hosein) This is part two in Insight‘s regular foray into discussion and consideration of language and the way we use it. In my last Insight article, “Attitudes to Guyanese” I argued that, as Guyanese, we should chan...