ISBN 9788129120458,Blossoms In English: A Guide To Better English

Blossoms In English: A Guide To Better English


M. Rajaram


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788129120458

ISBN-10 8129120453


Number of Pages 209 Pages
Language (English)


A must-have handbook for all enthusiasts of the English language. Blossoms in English is a comprehensive guide to literary terms, frequently used expressions and peculiarities of the English language. It delves into the depths of the most widely spoken language in the world, bringing clarity in thought and expression. From homonyms to collocations, diminutives to similes and words denoting people, places and professions, this book paves the way towards a better command over the English language. About the Author M. Rajaram is an officer in the Indian Administrative Service with a postgraduate degree in English Literature, an M Ed degree in Education, a BL and a PhD (HRD). He belongs to the Scholar Civil Servant tradition. His prior publications include an English translation of Thirukkural, a collection of 1330 Tamil couplets, for which he received a well-deserved tribute from Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, former president of India. His other books, including Changing Faces of School Inspection and Towards Quality in Educational Administration, are considered seminal works in the field of education. His research papers have won him recognition at the national level, winning him several awards including the Malcolm Adiseshiah Award and the Best Collector Award. It is his love for literature that led him to create this compendium, Blossoms in English.