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Common Indian words in English

R. E. Hawkins

Common Indian words in English

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- India -- Dictionaries,
    • English language -- Foreign words and phrases -- Indic -- Dictionaries,
    • India -- Languages -- Influence on English -- Dictionaries,
    • India -- Civilization -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited by R.E. Hawkins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE3502.I64 H39 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 106 p. ;
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2691260M
      ISBN 100195616286
      LC Control Number85900006


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