Sound & fury: Why we Indians have learnt to speak so loudly
This article is a humorous and sarcastic take on the noise prevalent in India, and why Indians have to speak loudly. Right from the construction sites, vehicles to the voice of the Indians, noise is everywhere in India. Indians love to talk on a wide range of topics, that too at the top of their voices. The author attributes our TV news anchors to be the reason for people talking loudly as they themselves shout while anchoring. And they shout because the louder they say something, the more important it becomes, similar to the way the print mediums denote something important.
Words to learn from this Article:
Din – a loud, unpleasant, and prolonged noise
Voluble – talking fluently, readily, or incessantly
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