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Boudewijn Rempt wrote:
> There's already one Anglic language that by rights should be regarded
> as quite distinct - Indian English.

Right, there's a lot of those, but it's a different phenomenon from
UK/American/Canadian/Australian English.  Those are long-established
dialects that are the majority, while in places like India, English is a
minority language, frequently new, which is heavily influenced by other
languages.  It's a different environment, and one that is bound to cause
great diversity, since the other languages are quite different in
different places.

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