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The Tharoor Guide To Indian English

The word “shampoo” originated from “champo” and “dungarees” from Mumbai’s Dongri. These were some of the eye-popping revelations made in a chat between The English Nut and who else but Shashi Tharoor.

08/30/2020 5:27 AM
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  • Shaun S.
    a day

    English is an Indian language better than native languages which was discovered in England ....just like some great Indian said cricket is an Indian sport discovered in England

  • Archana J.
    a day

    👍👍👍👍

  • Sankar S.
    2 days

    Fruit Jack fruit which is an original species from my state kerala where it's original term is " Chakka" became Jack fruit .

  • Ameen Q.
    2 days

    😂

  • Chandrakant S.
    2 days

    Indians are the only people who can measure distance or give reference to their location in terms of time. "Where r u bro?/Kahan pahuncha Bhai?" "Bas 5 minute aur" 😂😂

  • Shivji P.
    2 days

    It would be nice if our near extinct Bharatiya languages were spoken

  • Nafisa D.
    2 days

    this is the video I was telling you about

  • Kasiraj D.
    3 days

    , Aby Dixit ..

  • Anisha K.
    3 days

    Sailee Rane

  • Chanvi S.
    4 days

    interesting! i didnt know ‘cash’ was an indian word

  • Jitin U.
    4 days

    .. need some English Nuts 🔥

  • Rishabh S.
    4 days

    Wtf I didn’t know about brinjal

  • PM H.
    4 days

    He is English Chutiyon .. new word

  • PM H.
    4 days

    He is a English Chitiyan.. new word

  • Shanmugavel S.
    5 days

    shampoo 🙂

  • Sanjukta D.
    5 days

    Brilliant, as always

  • Akshay B.
    5 days

    Catamaran - a vessel (such as a sailboat) Origin- Tamil kaṭṭumaram, from kaṭṭu to tie(not to cut as said) + maram tree, wood

  • Jaan A.
    5 days

    Eyaar kotha bhilak huni bhal lage... Kiba nijoke gaoliya nisina feel hoi... 😝😂🤣

  • Lalthanpuia V.
    5 days

    hei lo ngaithla ve teh.. Indian English have every right to be distinct...

  • Prathmesh S.
    5 days

    Meanwhile goras be like 😂😂

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