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INDIAN ENGLISH

Introduction to the topic Important aspects: vowels, consonants. Celebrities

Official languages Hindi English Large number of local dialects

Introduction
British colonial rule > English is an official language English as a second lenguage Science and Technical Varieties of Indian English

Vowels
Do not make a clear distinction between // and //. Caught-Cot Similarly in South India coffee will be pronounced kaafi, copy will be kaapi etc.

Consonants
Do not differentiate between /v/ and /w/--What-Vhat Emphasis on: t- r Better-Really

Consonants
Do not differentiate between /v/ and /w/--What-Vhat Emphasis on: t- r Better-Really

Celebrities

Rajesh and Priya Koothrappali

Celebrities
My apologies sir but the sale of fireworks is prohibited in this state http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqfxmWbel cQ 0:30 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dOgdhqtGu 98