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Kachru, Yamuna

  1. Larry E. Smith

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1331

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Smith, L. E. 2012. Kachru, Yamuna. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Yamuna (Keskar) Kachru was born in Purulia (now in West Bengal) on March 5, 1933 where her father was a medical practitioner.


  • culture;
  • esl/efl;
  • language teaching;
  • World Englishes;
  • multilingualism