My Indian ‘mother’ taught me Hindi — with pranks

Tom Badham-Thornhill describes one of the ways he learned Hindi while volunteering abroad in rural India after University: his Indian mother would teach him ridiculous phrases to try out with good-humored locals.

Storyteller: Tom Badham-Thornhill

Date of Story: early 2010s
Location of Story: Bakshi Ka Talab, Central Uttar Pradesh, India
Location: Somerset, UK
Date: 9 November, 2015