English Vinglish

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Despite a training to speak so-called neutral English right from kindergarten, there is tendency to relapse to so-called desi (indigenous) English. Thus, someone from Bihar will be in danger to relapse to English spoken like former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav:



With Bengali as mother tongue, like veteran politician Pranab Mukherjee, now president of India:

With Haryanvi, Arjun in Namak Halaal:



Someone with Urdu mother tongue or military background under internal/external pressure can always start speaking English peculiar to former President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf:

According to an insider of a leading BPO company from Kolkata, India that sells products to western countries by calling prospects over phone: You need to put callers under pressure so that they do not relapse to indigenous English. For us, Musharraf-style English while negotiating western clients is okay... We cannot afford to let our callers go free like Lalu.

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