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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Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon. For those who like to read the historical evolution of hinglish and other variants of the English language. John is a senior journalist with the India Today group.

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John is a senior bakside based in New Delhi. A wonderfully charming and informative book Recommend spend money buying some other book. Harish Vaidyanathan rated it it was ok Mar 02, No trivia or quizzes yet.

The rise of Indian-English runs parallel to tectonic changes in social aspirations. A love of obscure words, yes.


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It is the beast called Indian-English and it is everywhere. It carries the prestige of over 47 years of retail experience. Entry From Backside Only: It is brash, it is badkside, it defies all laws of grammar and common sense. But, unnecessarily there are boring exaggerations with more journalistic style.

The Last Song Of Sav Could’ve been much much better.! Entry from Backside Only: A breezy but flippant walk through aspects of Indian English. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It definitely needs cutting and cohesion. Some Indian readers may find it derogatory. Cashback within 3 days from shipment.

Nitya rated it it was ok May 27, Though wrong in many ways, backsidf has come to ojly accepted by most of us in India who speak in this language on a daily basis.

Tejpal With a journalist s flair for combining information with easy readability, John provides sharp, cheeky insights Hazaar Fundas of Indian-English A classic bestseller, revised and updated, this book is a charming history of the evolution of Indian-English and the changing social ambitions and aspirations that have shaped it. Newer Post Older Post Home. The language reflects our social and cultural trends. After a read, I believed its more of an attempt at mockery than reality.


Once the point is established, it seems tedious to go through all these similar sounding letters. But, not succeeded in achieving the objective: Audible Download Audio Books.

Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. Filled with some interesting indian newspaper ads from 40’s. Really, our deep fascination for the Queen’s tonguewith its ingrained elitisim transcends considerations of the country’s colonial past. Write a Testimonial Few good words, go a long way, thanks! John takes the reader on a delightful journey through the quirks and complexities of the subcontinent’s love affair with the language.

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