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The Languages of Meghalaya

The Languages of Meghalaya: People's Linguistic Survey of India. Volume Nineteen, Part Il.

Chief Editor: G. N. Devy and Editor: Esther Syiem.

Published by Orient Black Swan, 2018.

This is a good book on the indigenous languages of Meghalaya, edited by Dr. Esther Syiem, Professor, Department of English, North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong.
There are many doubts and questions about the languages and dialects in our state Meghalaya, especially regarding the Khasi and Pnar languages. Hopefully this book will clarify our doubts! The book is available online on
This book has also been translated into Khasi and this translated edition is available in Ri Khasi Book Agency, Mawkhar, Shillong.


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