Hindi is one of India's official languages. Yet, even the majority of Hindi-speakers probably can't say confidently that they know the language well. Our day-to-day communication happens in Hindi mixed with English with words flowing freely between Punjabi and Urdu.

Have you ever thought what it would be like if people spoke purely in Hindi? Ever wondered how words of everyday usage are called in Hindi?

Well, we compiled a list of 50 shuddh Hindi words of everyday usage that you probably didn't know before. Time for some shuddh vocab lessons, folks.

Dhanyavaad!

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