English a Medium of Instruction
A question we are still grappling with in Pakistan after 60 years is, what should be the language of instruction in our schools?
In Dhaka Quid-e-azam said “let me make it very clear to you that the state language of Pakistan is going to be Urdu and no other
ENGLISH AS MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION IN THE NEW GLOBAL
Rajarshi Shahu College, Parbhani
The English language is continuing to establish itself as a global lingua franca in a period of unprecedented globalisation. In the last decade educational system
University of Calcutta, Calcutta (Seminar, held on 19th and 20th September, 1990)
The medium of instruction at all stages should be the mother tongue of the learner and in special cases regional language. English should be used as a library language. Students should learn only mother tongue at
Why English should not be the medium of instruction in India
In India, one erectile dysfunction for which a miraculousAyurvedic or Unanni cure is not peddled in Technicolor over all media is of hackles. For the good reason that they are always up. That is a required genetic trait for our telev
Filipino vs. English as the medium of instruction
The English vs. Filipino debate is once again a hot topic.
A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the government?s policy of using English as the medium of instruct
ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN PAKISTAN
English is the official language of Pakistan while Urdu is the national language. Punjabi is the most commonly spoken language of Pakistan. Other significant languages spoken in Pakistan, in order of number of speakers, include Pashto, Sindhi, Saraiki and Baloc
If you are intent to improve your English, you shouldn’t be hasty. Because learning is a process, which takes time, develops step by step and requires patience. First of all you should decide on which of your English skill is weakend and must be worked on.
English is a global language and proficiency in it is a must to succeed in a globalized world.
British brought with them their language English to India and its global Nature has made it the lingua franca of India- a country with diverse regional Languages.
English is a language which is acc
Those who have studied the psycholinguistic development of a child are very clear about their findings. They say that language and cognitive development are intimately related. According to them, a child learns best in his mother tongue because he is not doubly burdened with the task of acquiring li
Question 1: What is your favourite time of the year and why?
Christmas is celebrated by Christians on the 25th of December every year. It is a special day whereby families gather joyfully to give and receive presents with open hearts. The main reason Christians celebrate Christmas is to reme
Bahasa Malaysia, the national language has been the medium of instruction for about 20 years; however in January 2003 Malaysia re-adopted the English language as a medium of instruction for science and mathematics in a move to keep abreast with scientific and technological development that is mostly
The Urdu-English Relationship and Its Impact on Pakistan’s Social Development*
Baa, baa, black sheep, have you any wool? Yes sir, yes sir, three bags full, One for my master, one for the dame, And one for the little boy who lives down the lane.
The black sheep run the country.
ELT for prisoners: A case study of an innovative six-week Spoken English and Personality Development Programme for the inmates of Burail Jail, Chandigarh based on the Developmental Approach to Language Teaching (DLT)
This paper explores a unique six-week long English Language
Problems of violence in schools today are a major concern of many Americans. A crime in and around the premises of schools threatens the well being of students, staff, and the surrounding communities. Violence in school holds back the students learning and achievements. Violence is defined more in p
INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES TO ENHANCE ENGLISH AS AN INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE
English is an international language, spoken in many countries both as a native and as a second or foreign language. It is taught in the schools in almost every country on this earth. It is a living and vibrant language spoken by
Good morning to Pn.Kalairani and my fellow classmates. I would like to say thank you to teacher who give me the chance to speak here. Due to our Minister of education, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin decided to make Bahasa Melayu as the medium of instruction in science and mathematic in secondary school be
In Pakistan with its 63 year's history and a colonial past the role of English has been a controversial one. To quote Rahman, successive constitutions of 1956, 1962 and 1973 all articulated the desire to replace English by Urdu in all domains but for all practical purposes. Today English remains a s
Should English be the medium of instruction in Sri Lankan Universities
Medium of instruction is a language used in teaching. It may or may not be the official language of the country or territory. Where the first language of students is different from the official language, it may be used as the
Implementing an Effective English Language Learner Program
Olivet Nazarene University
The following document will outline examples of effective English Language Learner (ELL) programs possible for Rosemont Middle School. Included will be examples of fou
Matt, a high school football player, was scheduled to play linebacker in a Friday night game, but a few days before Matt was hanging out at his buddies and started smoking marijuana. Thursday, before the game, Matt was chosen to take a drug test. His coach approached him saying Matt could not pla
A (Very) Brief History of the English Language
• Indo-European and Germanic Influences
• Old English (500-1100 AD)
• The Norman Conquest and Middle English (1100-1500)
• Early-Modern English (1500-1800)
• Late-Modern English (1800-Present)
• American Engli
English in Puerto Rico after 1898
1- Describe the school system in Puerto Rico when the Spanish-American war occurred.
At the time when the Spanish American War occurred, Puerto Rico was just beginning to establish a school system. The illiteracy among Puerto Ricans was high, and
English have been a big part of different areas in Swedish society since the technological globalization started. In Swedish schools it’s an important subject, in fact mandatory until ninth grade. The typical Swede is also exposed to the English language pretty much on a daily basis through televi
Level of English Proficiency and Communication Skills among BSHRM CSTA Students: an Assessment
A Thesis Proposal
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Bachelor of Science in Hot
Tun Dr Ismail Abdul Rahman was little more than a leader whose time was cut short much too soon.
But a soon-to-be-released biography of the man, who died as acting Prime Minister on Aug 2, 1973, reveals just how critically important he was to the country.
The book, The Reluctant Politician: Tu
There are a lot of things that could describe the word ‘mentor’. He/she is an experienced adviser and supporter, somebody, usually older and more experienced, who advises and guides a younger, less experienced person. A counselor, tutor, guide, guru, supporter and an adviser.
For me, English
English as a National Foreign Language
India has two national languages for central administrative purposes: Hindi and English. Hindi is the national, official, and main link language of India. English is an associate official language. The Indian Constitution also officially approves twenty-two re
Advocating for Prayer in Public Schools
One of the controversies that have been going on for decades is weather or not prayer should be allowed back in our public schools. After decades of debates, cases and protests the issue if prayer being allowed back in our schools will never are reso
The Urdu-English Controversy in Pakistan Author(s): Tariq Rahman Source: Modern Asian Studies, Vol. 31, No. 1 (Feb., 1997), pp. 177-207 Published by: Cambridge University Press Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/312861 . Accessed: 02/03/2011 04:06
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In most part of organization even in Schools, University and Colleges it is widely accepted to use the English language as a medium of communication and instruction. English speaking countries may find it easy as a usual conversation using this language that is why their learning process is continue