Telugu (తెలుగు)
Spoken by: ~ 75 million
Spoken in: India
Language family: Dravidian

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Common difficulties Edit

The Foreign Service Institute has classified Telugu as a "Hard" language. It is estimated that learning Telugu to a Professional Working Proficiency in the language (a score of Speaking-3/Reading-3 on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale) will take an average of 44 weeks (1100 class hours).[1]

Resources Edit

Sublearning - Telugu to English movie subtitle flash cards.

References Edit

  1. U.S. Department of State; FSI's Experience with Language Learning;