Synopsis: An Australian teacher, identified as Jay, has gained attention on social media for decoding Congress MP Shashi Tharoor‘s English speaking style, often referred to as the “Tharoorian vocabulary.” In a viral video posted on YouTube, the teacher praised Tharoor’s ability to make English sound beautiful and provided insights into the art of speaking like him. The video, uploaded on November 27, has garnered over 7,000 likes on YouTube, with viewers appreciating Tharoor’s eloquence.
In the video, the Australian teacher commended Shashi Tharoor’s English speaking skills as “absolutely beautiful” and highlighted the way he emphasizes the right syllables in words to give them maximum power. The teacher played an audio clip of Tharoor describing pleasure, showcasing his distinctive speaking style. Tharoor’s English has become notable in public discourse and on social media, leading to the term “Tharoorian vocabulary” being used to describe his eloquent and sophisticated language.
The video has attracted positive comments from viewers, with some expressing admiration for Tharoor’s unique way of speaking English, and others noting the cross-cultural exchange as an English teacher learns from an Indian’s English.
Social Media Response:
- Comments on the video include praise for Tharoor’s English, with one user suggesting, “Speak English in such a way that even the English people study your way of speaking English.”
- Another comment highlighted the uniqueness of an English teacher taking lessons from an Indian’s English, adding, “An English guy taking learnings from an Indian’s English, that’s something!”
- Some users humorously mentioned that the video is likely to attract views from India, indicating the widespread interest in Shashi Tharoor’s linguistic style.