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  • Sinhala and Tamil languages were used in the kitchen and with the servants and uneducated workers. And then the term ‘Kaduwa’ or sword got into use by the Sinhala people to...
  • (This is an excerpt from the Keynote address made at the International Conference “Redefining the Margin: A Literary Perspective” at the Rabindra Bharati University, India)...
  • The International Mother Language day 2019 theme is: “Indigenous languages matter for development, peace building and reconciliation”. However ‘indigenous languages’ are what...
  • The terms ‘Nation’ and ‘National’ are often heard as we celebrate the Independence Day, hoisting the National Flag, singing the National Anthem and talking about National...
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