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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Deepti Bhaskaran rated it it was ok Sep 29, To ask other readers questions about Entry from Backside Onlyplease sign up. Savour the sorry and soaring love affair between India and English. But, not succeeded in achieving the objective: Insight and rigour in this book there was a disappointing quantity, haaaar sic is too busy dizzy with ostentatiously sic quotage of crore and crore lines of other distinguished penmen and sexyhot ladies.
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Rupa Publications Number of Pages: Safe and Oonly Payments. I didn’t come away feeling I’d learned much new. Usually delivered in days? Apr 06, Geetanjali Tara Joshi rated it it was amazing. Then there’s this totally inane chapter on Bollywood and its usage of English words that doesn’t make any point whatsoever.
Moreover, his generous sprinkling of savoury wit and irreverence makes this petite book a crisp read from the word go.
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It definitely needs cutting and cohesion. Step 1- Knowing what she likes: We see this form of English on many signboards across the country. Review A wonderfully charming and informative book Insights Insights, Account, Orders. Noly I Am a Hindu.
The Indian English has become a language of its own today. The cover and title drew me in, but I found the book lacking on much solid content and I was left wondering why the book was written in the first place. Here’s how terms and conditions apply. There is a strange beast that stalks the countryside. Jun 02, Dhaval Mehta rated it liked it.
Rupa Publications India 1 February Language: 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 and people indlan-english are interested in popular culture but also language scholars and academics. He’s right in that no other South Eastern countries or even European nations have taken to the Engligh as much as Indians. There is a strange beast that stalks the countryside.
With time, Indian English hszaar evolved and there are more additions to this amusing language. For one, Binoo feels the educated class were largely influenced by national leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru who wrote in English. The Last Song Of Sav There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Start reading Entry from Backside Only: Which is why, you are confused as to what he really expects and what he is pitting Indian English against?
Stuff professional writers should not miss. It definitely n I did not find this book particularly engaging. English, says the author, is the Porsche on the porch of the arriviste.
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Entry from Backside Only: Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English
This book elucidates the candid romance of Indians with English like no other book I have read. The rise of Indian-English runs parallel to tectonic changes in social aspirations. Please try again later. Really, our deep fascination for the Queen’s tonguewith its ingrained elitisim transcends considerations of the country’s colonial past. From the litterateur indian-engpish the Raj to the Nehruvian missivist and entrepreneurial quack of the last century to the Internet warrior and Bollywood lyricist of today, almost everyone has adopted English as his or her lingua franca and adapted, assaulted and recreated it to suit individual purposes.
Don’t have a Kindle? There were a few interesting facts and humorous examples sprinkled throughout the book.
Entry from Backside Only: Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English by Binoo K. John
A fondness for front loaded, complex sentence structures, yes. This book is a place for awsome use of english Rituraj rated it really liked it Dec 08, Quite a heavy read this! Shop with an easy mind and be rest assured that your online shopping experience with SapnaOnline will be the best at all times. English, says the author, is the Porsche on fhndas porch of the arriviste.