ENGLISH GETS JOSTLED ACROSS INDIA!

Regional differences and dialects in Indian English   We Indians live among a host of regional varieties of this language and among curious word and phrase formations that make a foreign visitor gawk and gape in near-total incomprehensibility! Many Indians today even make exaggerated claims that Indian English is a language all fully fledged! Indian […]

BE ON GUARD! NON-ENGLISH SPEAKERS!

ONE OF MY ONCOMING BLOGS, BASED ON MY OBSERVATION OF ENGLISH GETTING VICTIMIZED ON INDIAN LIPS, SHALL BE ON ‘SUPRA SEGMENTAL PHONEMES’! We Indians are habituated to taking excessive liberty with English pronunciation, accent and intonation—and mostly it gives us away to anyone from abroad. That WE here, with all round immunity to all round […]

INDIAN BANKING MACHINERY: RIDDLED WITH HOLES!

                                    A RIDDLED-WITH-HOLES BANKING SYSTEM! The vogue topic of both needless controversy/polemics and discussions within family units—if not also at the policy making levels within the religiously dark corridors of political power within the administrative and governance machinery- is India’s PSB mindset, behavioral generalities and , no less, the steadily accumulating NPAs! Anyone can observe […]