3. Treating English Handicaps: Spoken English Training Centres in Bangalore, by Sazana Jayadeva

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Since the liberalisation of the Indian economy in the early 1990s, an entire industry of commercial English language training centres has emerged, offering spoken English classes for adults. In this episode, Sazana Jayadeva speaks with Prakruthi Banwasi, the founder of one of the first English training centres in Bangalore, India, about why it has become so important to know English in this city today.

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