LEST WE INDIANS THINK OTHERWISE!

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THE ENGLISH TONGUE AND CHRISTIANITY!

We Indians tend to view from various angles both just and unjust!

Till quite recently and probably even today, North India lives cozily with the fond nationalist belief or rather notion that English is the language of the Outsider, the Alien Colonizer and as such it must be run down and if possible kept off all educational institutions intended for one’s formative years schooling!

All of you are of course familiar with the hackneyed phrase “Angrezi hatao!”

However, come on a visit to South India and you can see thousands mastering this language simply because it is a key to opening up a million opportunities.

That all erstwhile colonies of Britain instinctively associate Britain the nation with English the language most prevalent there is natural but it’s also a historical accident! England is an island with not many resources and so the islanders started colonizing…

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