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This is an English-South Asian pidgin.
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Blog about English as spoken in India and South Asia.
Brief encyclopedia article on Hindi-English pidgin.
The Hobson Jobson Dictionary
The complete Hobson-Jobson dictionary by Yule and Burnell, including extensive etymology and usage.
Hobson-Jobson: A glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and of Kindred Terms, Etymological, Historical, Geographical and Discursive
A query-based version of the Hobson-Jobson Dictionary by Yule and Barnell, including extensive etymology and usage. Originally published in 1903.
Encyclopedia article on Tamil-English pidgin.
A Hindi-English jumble, spoken by 350 million
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