Entry from Backside Only has 65 ratings and 16 reviews. Jake said: A breezy but flippant walk through aspects of Indian English. As many have pointed out. Results 1 – 6 of 6 Entry from Backside Only: Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English by Binoo K. John and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books. Entry from Backside Only: Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English PB by Binoo K. John from Only Genuine Products. 30 Day Replacement Guarantee.
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Entry from Backside Only: Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English
The title Hazaar fundaas of english, is misleading. Our website is secured by bit SSL encryption issued by Verisign Incmaking your shopping at Sapnaonline as secure as possible. History and Politics Books. This is a book about the use of the English language in India and how it has evolved through time.
Naturally, many aspired to be part of the national discourse and took to the language in the hope that what they wrote would reach a wider audience. A breezy but flippant walk through aspects of Indian English. A hybrid form of English stalks the land, flaunting its illegitimacy, brashness and popularity. For, as this book argues, the belief runs strong that there can be no social advancement without wielding the glittering sword of English.
Be the first to ask a question about Entry from Backside Only. However, there are few things that I didn’t express my agreement towards -The not-so-obvious extrapolation of usage of Indian-English into the style of living of Indians.
There can be no social advancement without the glittering sword of English in your hands. Knowing the color and size of the jewelry she wears:. Insights Insights, Account, Orders. It is the beast called Indian-English and it is everywhere. Newer Post Older Post Home.
There is a strange beast that stalks the countryside. It was random snippets of examples and random facts. No trivia or quizzes yet. Paper Back Publishing Date: At SapnaOnline we believe that customer satisfaction is utmost important hence all our efforts are genuinely put into servicing the customer’s in the best possible way. On evolution of language.
Feb 16, Vinod Govindan added it. Though wrong in many ways, it onlu come to be accepted by most of us in India who speak in this language on a daily basis.
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Why Shop at SapnaOnline. For, as this book argues,the belief runs strong that there can be no social advancement without wielding the glittering sword of English.
However, many valuable points are disccused in detail.
This revised and updated edition includes new chapters that discuss contemporary trends in Indian-English, including vackside made popular by usage on online such as Twitter and Facebook and web portals like Rediff. Our website is secured by bit SSL encryption issued by Verisign Inc, making your olny at Sapnaonline as secure as possible. Indian-englixh book elucidates the candid romance of Indians with English like no other book I have read. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Victor Mike rated it liked it Sep 16, Once the point is established, it seems tedious to go through all these similar sounding letters. For one, Binoo feels the educated class were largely influenced by national leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru who wrote in English. After a read, I believed its more of an attempt at mockery than reality.
Buy fundaas book in a Combo. Aug 03, Ian rated it it was ok. Hello World, this is a test. You don’t bite the hand that feeds you. A heavy study about the way Indians have been using English.
Login Please enter your login details. He’s right in that no other South Eastern countries or even European nations have taken to the Engligh as much as Indians. Posted by Sandhya Iyer at Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon. A guy who can infuse research with a compelling creative nonfiction style: Paperbackpages. inndian-english
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Witty, informative and entertaining, Entry from Backside Only is a comprehensive account of the growth of English in India and will be of interest to not only general readers entrt people who are interested in popular culture but also language scholars and academics.
The language reflects our social and cultural trends. Cashback within 3 days from shipment. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required. For those who like to read the historical evolution of hinglish and other variants of the English language. I have to read the book so my opinion shouldn’t be taken at face value, but without the Indian English standard, Binoo John wouldn’t really have had any material in backaide first place, hazaaf would he?
But, unnecessarily there are boring exaggerations with more journalistic style.