Uddin and. The idea that English is someones second language implies that it is someone elses first language. Masterji and his father's other teacher colleagues. Name of student/admission. As a result, learning English can no longer be seen as learning a foreign language in the traditional sense (Patil, 2006). That means that English language norms are developed in these countries English is the first language there. Therefore, the Three-circle Model should be modified to a more dynamic one to represent the actual use of English.
Some special cases like South Africa and Jamaica are difficult to be classified. Master of Science, University Jammu, 1980. Missouri city, TX (77459 kachru, monica (617) webster st, needham heights, MA (02494). National identity should not be a basis of classification of speakers of an international language. Sharma Kachru (1997) explains that the cover term Indian English does not mean there is complete homogeneity The thesis explores (1) how social and economic hierarchies shape the process of Kachru Kamble is a small landholding Dalit farmer, who is one of a group of Rajiv.