Topic– Effects of globalization on Indian society
1) Critically analyze whether globalisation accelerated language shift in India?(250 words)
Key demand of the question
The question expects us to discuss the impact of globalisation on the indigenous language and whether globalisation promotes uniformity in languages which affect the linguistic diversity in the country.
Critically analyze – When asked to analyze, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, all you need to do is look at the good and bad of something and give a fair judgement.
Structure of the answer
Introduction – Highlight that the impact of globalisation is manifolds.
- Explain that globalisation has had multiple impacts and one of the impact it is said to have is standardization of language.
- Discuss that globalisation leads to the promotions of a global language which is English and give arguments that linguistic diversity of India has been impacted
- Highlight that still the nature of country is such , and the constitutional protections are such that linguistic diversity is not impacted.
Conclusion – Based on arguments made above, give a fair and balanced opinion on the impact of globalisation on linguistic diversity.