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Quirks of Indian English

  • The progressive tense in stative verbs: I am understanding it. She is knowing the answer. Also, “I am working at XYZ Company” instead of “I work at XYZ Company”. This is an influence of traditional Hindi grammar; it is more common in northern states.
  • The pluperfect tense used in verbs where International English speakers would use the simple past. I had gone for I went.
  • Use of would instead of will as in “I would be going to New York this weekend”.
  • Use of do the needful as in “do whatever needs to be done”

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Comics,Garfield,Humour

Enjoy a little Garfield

I hadn’t read Garfield in about 148 days. So I took it upon me to read them all tonight instead of watching a second movie (I just finished watching The Tale of Despereaux, which btw, was pretty meh!). I’ve posted some comics which made me LOL the most. I hope you enjoy them. Recent Garfield Comic Image 1 Recent Garfield Comic Image 2 I should try this next one out: Recent Garfield Comic Image 3 Recent Garfield Comic Image 4 One of the best: Recent Garfield Comic Image 5 Recent Garfield Comic Image 6 Recent Garfield Comic Image 7 And this one reminds me of the typical geeks that we are. Recent Garfield Comic Image 8

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