Signage Sunday: Shemrock Nursery

Signage Sunday: Shemrock Nursery

So this sign upsets me on several levels, but mostly the spelling. Why on earth would you spell shamrock – shemrock? And indeed, why would you even mention shamrocks at all in India? It’s not like the stuff even grows here. Apparently they’re a...
Signage Sunday : Two wheelers?

Signage Sunday : Two wheelers?

From time to time, I like to return to the original theme of this blog – namely the joys of Indian English. Yes I know I’ve wandered fairly far from that sometimes, but frankly; my blog, my rules. Oh yeah, check me out, I can be a tough guy if needed. More...
Signage Sunday : Alphabetically arranged

Signage Sunday : Alphabetically arranged

Books are cheap in India. I’m not quite sure why. But they seem to have much less tax than in Europe or the US. A big fat book like this lovely thesaurus are only about $10. One of my lovely clients had just bought this one moments before meeting for a session....