Indian English

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Indian English refers to dialects or varieties of English spoken primarily in India and also by Indian Diaspora elsewhere In the world. Due to British colonialism for over two hundred years’ as were used more to British English than to American, Australian or Canadian English.

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Indian EnglishFeatures of Indian EnglishIndian English refers to dialects or varieties of English spoken primarily in India and also by Indian Diaspora elsewhere In the world. Due to British colonialism for over two hundred years as were used more to British English than to American, Australian or Canadian English. And due to the presence of vernacular languages in our country, English was chosen to be the co-official language of the union of India. Our obvious choice is one of the varieties of British English; which educated southern British English also called as Received Pronunciation The reasons for these variations are: The presence of many vernacular languages People learn their mother Language first By the time they start learning English, they find it difficult to follow that pronunciation They have in them very strongly formed linguistic habits that interface with their learning English The phonological system of the mother tongue will have an influence on the phonology of their English Because of these reasons, Indian English has emerged as another variety of English just like the American, South African, etc, with its own distinctive feature

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