• Basic Economic Concepts
    Basic Economic Concepts Basic Indicators The following basic economic indicators are important to understand: * Gross Domestic Product (GDP) - is the total amount of all goods and services produced in the country. This includes consumer spending, government spending and business inventories....
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  • The English Teacher
    The English Teacher The English Teacher is the third of the trilogy that began with Swami and Friends, and The Bachelor of Arts. This novel dedicated to Narayan's wife Rajam is not only autobiographical but also poignant in its intensity of feeling. The story is a series of experiences in Krishna's...
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  • R.K.Narayan and Swami and Friends
    the Ultimate Indian essence that captures the adventures of Swami and his Friends!!!! Since it was written before Independence, Narayan carefully manages to the weave the English influence on the characters. W.S.Swaminathan, of First Form A, Albert Mission School is basically a very average student...
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    R.K. NARAYAN R. K. Narayan (10 October 1906 – 13 May 2001), full name Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami, was an Indian writer, best known for his works set in the fictional South Indian town of Malgudi. Narayan has been nominated for the Nobel Prize in...
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  • R K Narayan
    R. K. Narayan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Not to be confused with K. R. Narayanan. R. K. Narayan | | Born | Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami 10 October 1906 Madras, British India (now Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India) | Died | 13 May 2001 (aged 94) Chennai...
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  • The English Teacher
    MONTHLY TEST. The English Teacher. 1. Krishnan is a character that develops over the course of the book ‘The English teacher’. The transitions in his character, cause a marked difference in him from the beginning of the story to the end, and are influenced mainly by interactions with his wife...
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  • bsbsbs
    Swami and FriendsDialoguesNotesLinksTeachingCitationsSwami and Friends is the first of a trilogy of novels written by RK Narayan, a celebrated English novelist from India. The novel, which is also Narayan's first, is set in pre-independence days in India, in a fictional town - Malgudi, which has almost...
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  • As English Short Stories Summary
    CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS AS LITERATURE IN ENGLISH: SYLLABUS 9695 NOTES FOR TEACHERS ON STORIES SET FOR STUDY FROM STORIES OF OURSELVES: THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS ANTHOLOGY OF SHORT STORIES IN ENGLISH FOR EXAMINATION IN JUNE AND NOVEMBER 2010, 2011 AND...
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  • A Horse and Two Goats – Rk Narayan
    About the author RK Narayan brought Indian writing in English to western nations. He was helped in the venture by Graham Greene. Narayan’s stories mostly have the fictional town of Malgudi as their geographical reference point. Malgudi could be anywhere in India. It is a microcosm of the huge country...
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  • Rk Narayan
    Rasipuram Krishnaswami Narayan,popularly known as RK Narayan,was born in 1906 in Madras(India).As is the custom in south India,'R' in his name stands for Rasipuram,the name of the village to which his family belonged.though his family originally belonged to Rasipuram,long before Narayan's birth it had...
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  • The English Teacher
    Krishna the central character of the novel is an English teacher at the same college he attended as an under graduate student. Krishna's wife Susila is with her parents, some miles away as she had recently given birth to their daughter Leela. (It is an Indian custom that a pregnant mother should stay...
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  • English Teacher Review
    The course of ENGLISH WRITING SKILLS-(MCJ-108),we were given the task of reviewing novel with a view to develop our skills in writing English correctly and thinking logically. There were two optional books to review-Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe and The English Teacher by R K Narayan. I choused The...
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  • The Englsih Teacher
    For your memory book a little about Narayan Born: October 10, 1906 Died: May 13, 2001 Achievement: Felicitated with Sahitya Akademi Award and Padma Bhushan. Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Iyer Narayanswamy stood shortened to R.K.Narayan, on Graham Greene’s advice. Narayan lived till ninety-five, writing for...
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  • Bachular of Computer Applications
    MAXIMUM MARKS Hours per University Internal Marks Max. Time Week Examination Assessment Allowed BCA-201 General English 4 80 20 100 3 Hrs. (Communication Skills) BCA-202 Punjabi / 4 80 20 100 3 Hrs. Punjab History...
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  • Reading Skills
    | | | | Reading Skills (English)Review: The Bachelor of Arts by RK Narayan | | | | | | Nilesh Kumar | XI-A | RNO 16 | The Bachelor of Arts R ecently, I finished reading The Bachelor of Arts which is a second novel of a trilogy that began...
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  • A Horse and Two Goats: Detailed Summary
    the clay horse, he develops a craving to own it. He assumes that Muni is there to sell the horse and begins to negotiate. The American speaks only English, and Muni speaks only Tamil. The two men have a comical conversation, in which neither understands the other. Muni is in the middle of telling the...
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  • “a Study of Traditionalism in R. K. Narayana Novels”
    “A STUDY OF TRADITIONALISM IN R. K. NARAYANA NOVELS” SYNOPSIS Submitted for Ph.D in English RESEARCH SCHOLAR NAME : Ravneet Kaur INTRODUCTION Rasipuram Krishnaswami Narayan was born on 10th October 1906 to R. V. Krishna swami Iyer and Gnanambal at Purasawalkam, Madras...
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  • literature
    Krishna, the central character in The English Teacher, by R. K. Narayan (1906-2001) undertakes an emotional, intellectual, and spiritual journey during the course of the novel. At the start of the novel he is an English teacher, living and teaching at the same school where he was once a pupil, and at...
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  • Writings
    Narayan R. K. Narayan (10 October 1906 – 13 May 2001), shortened from Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami, was an Indian writer, best known for his works set in the fictional South Indian town of Malgudi. He is one of three leading figures of early Indian literature in English (alongsideMulk Raj...
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  • The English Teacher
    our own roots? Krishnan's journey in R K Narayan's The English Teacher [1] . . . something has been drained from the adult heart. Belief in the miraculous closes down [2] Krishnan, the central character of R. K. Narayan's The English Teacher, undertakes an emotional, intellectual, and spiritual journey...
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