Every nation needs some marks of identity. Language is also amark of identification of any nation. Pakistan is a federation of four provinces and its national language is URDU.
URDU- THE NATIONAL LANGUAGE OF PAKISTAN
Urdu is our national language. It has played an importyant role in the articulation...
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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Urdu - The Origin and History of the Language
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The term 'Urdu' and its origin
The term Urdu derives from a Turkish word ordu meaning camp or army. The Urdu languagedeveloped between the Muslim soldiers of the Mughals armies who belonged to various ethnicities...
The Origin of the Urdu Language:
The national language of the Pakistani people or our ‘qaumi zuban’ is interestingly, one that most of us learn as a second language. Unlike our first language, it is learnt primarily as a written phenomenon. In primary schools, the child encounters its alphabet ‘alif...
Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai’s In Custody 1
T of Urdu in India is an extremely layered one which needs to be examined historically, politically and ideologically in order to grasp the various forces which have shaped its current perception as a sectarian language adopted...
the language and culture of Pakistan FM radio stations. The research was carried out through interviews from experts and questionnaires from the general public. The language used in FM channels affects people in various ways. Radio Jockeys should use the correct tone and vocabulary and promote our national...
covered Religion, Philosophy, Art, Politics, and Economics, the revival of Muslim life and universal brotherhood of man. His prose, not only in his national language but also in English, was powerful. His two books in English demonstrate his mastery of English. But poetry was his medium par excellence of expression...
THE HINDU IN 1953 POINTS OUT HOW IT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO BANISH ENGLISH LANGUAGE FROM INDIA. ENGLISH LANGUAGE IS HERE PERSONAIFIED AS A PRISONER FACING TRIAL IN A COURT, AND PEOPLE WHO DISLIKE ENGLISH IN INDIA IS THE JUDGE.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN INDIA HAS, ACCORDING TO R K NARAYAN BECOME A SUBJECT THAT CONFUSES...
with the British. This helped the British to see them as a counter to the supposedly ‘disloyal Muslims’, So Hindus were keen to learn the English language and to acquire a British education in the subcontinent. This helped them to gain employment and to make progress in society. By 1871 there were 711...
The Status and Role of Regional Languages in Higher Education in Pakistan
Sabiha Mansoor Available online: 29 Mar 2010
To cite this article: Sabiha Mansoor (2004): The Status and Role of Regional Languages in Higher Education in Pakistan, Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural...
head of government. Pakistan has a bicameral legislature that consists of the Senate (upper house) and the National Assembly (lower house). Together with the President, the Senate and National Assembly make up a body called the Majlis-i-Shoora (Council of Advisors) or Parliament.
THE GOVERNMENT OF...
Language and Identity; Identifying Inter-Societal Linguistic Rifts and Solutions
(A Pakistani Perspective)
It is through language that men have been communicating with each other for so long. Language, where serves the purpose as a means of communication, also functions to discriminate social...
the developments in the language press, J. Natarajan, in his pioneering and famous History of Indian Journalism, said that “an important impediment” was that no “coherent connected” record of progress and growth of the Press was available in each of the languages.
The case of Urdu Press, which is the second...
RESEARCH IN BUSINESS
VOL 4, NO 12
THE ROLE OF MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION USED IN PAKISTANI CLASSROOMS
Dr. Aijaz Ahmed
Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science
and Technology, Karachi, PAKISTAN
Dr. Tayyaba Zarif
(Head of Education Department &
English Language Study
“How is language used in political speeches?”
Political speeches have the ability to create and design an outcome of any situation. I will be analysing how language is used in political speeches. Explaining how language is used by politics to persuade an audience, through their...
MULTILINGUAL/MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION AS AN INSTRUMENT OF NATIONAL UNITY
OGUNYEMI KEHINDE OLUFEMI
MULTILINGUALISM AND MULTICULTURALISM
Multilingualism and multiculturalism are two similar concepts with only a thin line separating them. According to Ajulo (2008) multilingualism...
India is a land of various races; various religious and various languages. Still then, the Indians developed into one nation by the influence of common territory, common history and common fight for freedom against the foreign rule.
But when India came under the British, the English ruler...
2. PRESENT SCENARIO
3. HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
4. HURDLES IN THE WAY OF NATIONAL INTEGRATION
* LACK OF LEADERHIP AFTER QUAID
* CONSTIUTIONAL CRISIS
* MARTIAL LAWS
* ISSUES OF LANGUAGE
* PROVINCIAL DISHARMONY
Our Mother Language Day
UNESCO's declaration of 21st February as the International Mother Language Day has brought fresh glory and prestige to Bangladesh which is making significant strides towards peace, progress and prosperity at home and discharging international obligations...
The Pakistan Development Review 35 : 4 Part II (Winter 1996) pp. 631—645
Pakistan: Ethnic Fragmentation or National Integration?
In light of the current ethnic polarisation, this paper briefly enumerates the elements of ethnic conflict in Pakistan. It, then, discusses the economic, demographic...
An Artificial Divide?
The purpose of this paper or 'the problem statement' is to analyze if Hindi and Urdu two separate...
Bengali Language Movement
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bengali Language Movement, also known as the Language Movement (Bengali: ভাষা আন্দোলন; Bhasha Andolon), was a political movement in former East Bengal (today Bangladesh) advocating the recognition of the Bengali language as an official...
Raleigh and Arnold also contributed greatly in building...
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The Day Quaid Led a Procession to Our House
The Day Quaid Led A Procession To Our House MAJYD AZIZ Bantva is a small town in Kathiawar, India, the birthplace of many a prominent Memon personality. This town has...
society. There is a clear divide between Urdu and English media.
Urdu media, particularly the newspapers, are widely read by the masses –
mostly in rural areas. The English media is urban and elite-centric, is more
liberal and professional compared to the Urdu media. English print, television
states and opportunity and
to promote among them all, Fraternity assuring
the dignity of the individual and unity and integrity
of the Nation.
In our constituent Assembly the twenty sixth
day of November, 1949 also hereby adopt, enact
and give ourselves this constitution fundamental
The importance of English language is spreading geographically. In the world there are many languages being spoken. English is one of them which become international language. Language is used to defining the characteristics of every nation. Every country has its own language culture...
violent drug cartels and maintain order in border states.
reforming the national legislature to make it more democratic.
2. Widespread use of the _______ language helped foster the independence movement in India.
3. Japan’s Meiji Restoration:
undertaking was the foundation of the Scientific Society, which published translations of many educational texts and issued a bilingual journal, in Urdu and English. The institutions were for the use of all citizens and were jointly operated by Hindus and the Muslims; however, Sir Syed and many other...
into three major categories on the basis of the medium of instruction:
1. The government vernacular-medium schools which use Urdu, and the regional languages as Sindhi, Balochi, Punjabi, Pashto, etc as their medium of instruction for teaching almost all the subjects.
2. English medium...
LANGUAGE LEARNING PRINCIPLES
Submission Date: Tuesday 29th October, 2013.
Major: Applied Linguistics.
What issues/problems do FA/FSC; BA/BSC Students face...