Indlish: The Book For Every English-Speaking Indian by Jyoti Sanyal is a guide to communicating clearly and precisely using the English. Enraged polemic though this book may be, it is also constructive,collected and funny. Where it is angry, it is righteous anger because the evils it. Indlish by Jyoti Sanyal, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Indlish : The Book for Every English-Speaking Indian

Ratchana Vasudev rated it really liked it Sep 27, Rahima Khan rated it it was amazing Dec 04, Ajeet rated it indlieh was ok Nov 28, It thus raises a question – does a speaker of English need to know all of this? Its a great book which tells us how we Indians inadvertently misuse English.

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D Sen rated it liked it Jul 10, Who the heck uses the word ‘whirligig’ in a serious publication? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Aditya Kalyanakrishnan Certified Buyer 23 Feb, Visit our Help Pages. Eats, Shoots and Leaves.


In the final chapter, Sanyal offers readers tips and suggestions on writing well. Jun 16, vik rated it it was amazing. This is written from the perspective of a teacher of journalism and a lover of language so one can forgive Sanyal his long-winded diatribe.

indlih See all free Kindle reading apps. Eats, Shoots and Leaves. See all 5 reviews. It becomes a strong critique on the usage of words and their particular contexts.

Shylaja Uday rated jyoit really liked it Nov 13, Indllsh Srinivasan rated it really liked it Aug 26, It may start off as mildly humorous, sort of like the ravings of a pointless uncle, but a The kindest thing I can say about this book is that it’s interesting.

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? See our Returns Policy. Add 3 Items to Cart. Educational and Professional Books. He lists out the many cliches, outdated expressions, indianisms and inaccuracies that characterise Indian English, and gives alternatives.



It may start off sanayl mildly humorous, sort of like the ravings of a pointless uncle, but as I said, really grates after a couple of chapters. Jyoti Sanyal is an author and journalist. Trivia About Indlish ; The Boo Absolutely must read for Indians and others from the Indian subcontinent spoiling the beautiful English language.

To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The author makes some good snayal about the British-era ridiculousness many English newspapers still use in their writing of the ‘for your kind attention’ variety.

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