Posts tagged language

language of the beast

Oct. 3, 2012, 2:22 a.m. language

The beast in us daya dissanayake Prof. J. B. Disanayaka, in his most recent book, 'Encyclopaedia of Sinhala Language and Culture', says "Language is thus what separates man from Beast", but language has not helped man to kill or even suppress the beast in him. Did language make man a beast or did th ...

Independence of language

Feb. 4, 2012, 12:53 a.m. language

Independence of Language True independence can be achieved only when we become “language independent”. In order to escape from Linguistic Colonialism we should aim to build new bridges for a trilingual Sri Lanka Man can be truly "Independent" only when he has Independence in communicating with all m ...