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...
national language of Pakistan has been disastrous to the country.
Urdu language evolved during the declining period of Muslim rule in South Asia. But Persian (Farsi) always remained the official language of South Asia during the Muslim rule. Turkic and Arabic languages were also popular, Turkic...
for Urdu as the sole national language as well as those who emphasize that only Urdu should be promoted in Pakistan, whether or not at the cost of other languages. Jinnah called it the ìState Language of Pakistan,î neither national nor official. But the Bengali intelligentsia were unhappy because...
the most widely-spoken language in Bangladesh – it resembles the status of official language and the Lingua franca of the nation. On the other hand, Urdu is the national and official language and the Lingua franca of the Pakistanis. Since English is considered a global language, both Bangladesh and...
materials have been developed in the national language. Although Urdu was declared the official medium of instruction for
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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.
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culture. Our national language is Urdu. Initially there were problems when Bengalis wanted their language to be the national language, but it is Urdu which has continued to be so. However, we know that there has been a great influence of English in the sub-continent due to the fact that the English...
more precisely Standard Urdu, standardised and persianized register of the Hindustani language (Hindi-Urdu). It is the national language and lingua franca of Pakistan. It is also an official language of five Indian states and one of the 22 scheduled languages in the Constitution of India.
private candidates and school administrations are irresponsibly taking this route to undermine national interests is anybody’s guess. The O-Level Urdu ‘A’ paper (most Urdu language teachers refer to it as “normal” Urdu) has a literature component essential for young minds to absorb their cultural ethos...
- National Language of Pakistan
* 3 Evolution of Urdu
* 4 Progress of Urdu Language
* 5 Qualities of Urdu
* 6 Rich Treasure of Prose and Poetry
* 7 Urdu - An Important Part of Our Cultural Heritage
* 8 Importance of Urdu in National Life
* 9 Conclusion
Language is the only media by...
primary school students in Urdu because it is the national language (and not in Punjabi, Balochi, Pushto or Sindhi), or in English because it is the international language that matters today. That would also explain why our education system is so stagnant and why the standards are falling so...
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...
culture and my parents believe that this will give me more job opportunities. Also my parents have influenced me to speak Urdu as well, as it is Pakistan national language and my second mother’s language. This also affects my culture as Pakistan national language is Urdu and my parents are from Pakistan...
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...
about major changes in medium of instruction.
We want to teach our primary school students in Urdu because it is the national language (and not in Punjabi, Balochi, Pushto or Sindhi), or in English because it is the international language that matters today. That would also explain why our education...
particularly to education and health. Our leaders including the top brass of the armed forces should not overlook the fact that the Soviet Union collapsed not because of the dearth of advanced weaponry but because of the weakness of its polity and economy.
Needless to add that our performance in both political...
GDP. However, the government recently approved the new national education policy, which stipulates that education expenditure will be increased to 7% of GDP, an idea that was first suggested by the Punjab government.
Education in Pakistan is carried out in two languages, Urdu and...
---National Language Authority for Urdu; Sindhi
Language Authority; Pashto Academy; Balochi Academy; Brahvi Academy; Punjabi
Adabi Board---focus on that aspect of language planning (LP) which is defined as corpus
planning (Cooper 1989: 154). They write dictionaries, standardize spellings and...
twice, in 1998 and 1999.3 If the BJP is yet to govern in its own right, it has replaced, at least for the moment, the once-dominant 'secular' Indian National Congress as the most popular and powerful party in India. Pakistan's 'ambivalence', as Rafiq Zakaria has put it, is now seemingly matched by India's...
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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...
Muhammad Ali Jinnah Urdu: محمد علی جناح (help·info) (December 25, 1876 – September 11, 1948) was a Pakistani politician and leader of the All India Muslim League who founded Pakistan and served as its first Governor-General. He is officially known in Pakistan as Quaid-e-Azam (Urdu: قائد اعظم — "Great...
has ruled for years and is still deeply rooted in the system. Pakistan's national language is Urdu. Here both types of medium of instruction exist Urdu as well as English. Despite the fact that its national language is Urdu, English as a medium of instruction carries more importance, status and...
uniform exposure from early childhood and to ensure compatibility with the Pakistan Education Ministry in their Strategic Framework for National Education Assessment 2001. Despite the fact that our tests were administered in areas where Urdu is not a second language, the use of two languages for...
' [Urdu: The Diary of Sindh],Jang, 17 Oct. Ahmad, Salahuddin. n.d. 'Hamare Bachchof ki Ala Ibtidai Taleem ka Masla' [Urdu: The Problem of Our Children's Higher and Basic Education]. In Zulfiqar and Akhtar, 1986: 284-96. . 1989. 'Hamari Qaomi Zaban aor us ka Rasmul Khat' [Urdu: Our National Language...
is against the teachings of Islam. We do not learn Arabic which is the language of the holy Quran. Urdu is our national language but it has not been adopted as an official language of Pakistan. Inspite of it in the constitution of Pakistan 1957 it was decided the Urdu will be Enforced as a national...
current perception as a sectarian language adopted by Indian Muslims, marking their separation from the national collectivity. In this article I wish to explore these themes through the lens of literature, specifically an Indian English novel about Urdu entitled In Custody by Anita Desai. Writing in...
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...