Free Essays on Urdu

  1. Proverbs

    say nai mantay. (Urdu meaning) 2) A sinful man going to the bath in the Ganges. 100 chohay kah kar billi hajj ko chali. (Urdu meaning) 3) A bad penny always comes back. Khota sika kisi ko kabool nai. (Urdu meaning) 4) Business is business. Soda phir soda hai. (Urdu meaning) 5) ...

  2. The Origin of the Urdu Language

    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...

  3. urdu asa basis of national unity

    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 of muslim culture in South East Asia.It has been rightly said that urdu had been the a symbol, an issue and a weapon in...

  4. Askaria College

    them distinct from others. Language represents a people’s heritage and identity. However, the imposition of Urdu as 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...

  5. English Urdu Relationship

    The Urdu-English Relationship and Its Impact on Pakistan’s Social Development* Introduction 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. The...

  6. Birth of Urdu Journalism in the Indian Subcontinent

    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 oldest language press of the Sub-continent after Bengali (the mother tongue of Bengal), and the first in the rest of India...

  7. languages of pakistan

    Q: What steps to foster the growth of Urdu has the government taken? [4] ANS: The government has taken steps to foster the growth of Urdu. It is the medium of instructions in many educational institutions in Pakistan. A dictionary of office terms in Urdu has been published and steps have been taken...

  8. Urdu Hindi Controversy

    united. Urdu was the official language of the sub-continent and was spoken and used by both, Hindus and Muslims. All groups had contributed towards the development of the language. The Urdu-Hindi controversy started with the fall of the Mughal Empire. This is because the Hindus felt that Urdu was a language...

  9. Code Switching

    Urdu-English Code-Switching: The Use of Urdu Phrases and Clauses In Pakistani English (A Non-native Variety) Abstract This paper presents an analysis of Urdu-English code-switching in Pakistani English. However, data has been analysed only at the phrase and...

  10. Linguistics in Pakistan

    and applied linguistics in several departments of English and other languages than before. The language academies---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)...

  11. Code Switching

    languages spoken in Pakistan including Urdu are regarded ‘cognate’ languages for the purpose of comparison with English. An average educated Pakistani speaks three languages, a regional language, the national language Urdu and English. The regional languages and Urdu act like two dialects of a language...

  12. Terrorism

    and mediaTERRORISM AND INDIAN MEDIA :A Comparative Study of approach English, Hindi and Urdu newspapers towards terrorism by India Policy Foundation A serious research work on the approach of the Indian print media towards terrorism was brought out by India Policy Foundation (IPF) in March 2009....

  13. Allama Iqbal

    journal (which belonged to Sir Abdul Qadir) in 1901 and were acclaimed by critics as cutting a new path in Urdu poetry. It did not take him long to win recognition as a rising star on the firmament of Urdu literature. In the mean time he had done his MA in Philosophy and was appointed as a Lecturer in History...

  14. Communilisation and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai Incustody by Amina Yaqin

      The Communalization and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai’s In Custody 1 Introduction 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...

  15. Morale

    3 Subjects  Mathematics – A  Urdu – B  Physics – C THE BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL IGCSE, GCSE and GCE O Level, Edexcel, 6 Subjects IGCSE:  Physics – B  Mathematics – B  Information and Communication Technology – B  English as a second language – B GCSE:  Urdu – A* GCE O Level:  Islamiyat –...

  16. The Services of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan

    in 1864 for the translation of modern works of English into Persian and Urdu brought the Muslims into close contact with the literature other than their own. In 1866, the Aligarh Institute Gazette was published in English and Urdu simultaneously to highlight the importance of English and convince the...

  17. New Trends in Pakistani Media

    and the television in their news bulletins. English language newspapers, too, hardly accommodated stories pertaining to such crimes. It was only the Urdu press which used to report such happenings. However, these days stories of the rape of a girl in a remote area or of a dacoity in an urban locality...

  18. Aroma

    Cambridge International Examinations Cambridge Ordinary Level FIRST LANGUAGE URDU Paper 2 Texts SPECIMEN PAPER 3247/02 For Examination from 2015 2 hours Additional Materials: Answer Paper/Booklet READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST Read these instructions carefully. Write your Centre number...

  19. Sdcadc

    Hindi Shanta c. Sumiran Kar Le Mere 4M Hindi Bani Konra d. Prabhu Ji Tu Mera Pran 3M15S Hindi Lakshmi Sankar 3. a. Subha Masrif 7M Urdu 137,138 MGTS2703 --- ---- --- b. O Tara Jo Zamin Par 5M Hindi --- --- c. Ajib Tareh Se O 5M Hindi --- --- d. Desh Ko Kaise...

  20. Qrwqr

    Mosque : a historical perspective” – Nevin Reda, University of Toronto Translation proficiency Languages known English , Tamil Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, Malayalam – reading/writing Translation ability |Source Language |Target language |Can...

  21. Syed Ahmed Khan (1817-1898)

    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...

  22. Urdu

    The term 'Urdu' and its origin The term Urdu derives from a Turkish word ordu meaning camp or army. The Urdu language developed between the Muslim soldiers of the Mughals armies who belonged to various ethnicities like Turks, Arabs, Persians, Pathans, Balochis, Rajputs, Jats and Afghans. These soldiers...

  23. Sir Syed Ahmad khan

    that an understanding of modern scientific beliefs actually helped reveal the full majesty of God. -To gain support for his views Sir Syed set up an Urdu journal called Tahdhih-ul-Akhlaq. This journal contained articles from influential Muslims who agreed with Sir Syed that there was a need for a new...

  24. Munshi Premchand

    munshi premchand Munshi Premchand THE PHARAOHS OF URDU* Mr. Niyaz Fatehpuri is a prominent Urdu journalist;[1] in other words, he possesses a God-given talent for writing inflammatory words. Further, despite his nationalist claims, he is breathtakingly bold when it comes to expressing communal...

  25. Comparison Between Hindi and Urdu

    ------------------------------------------------- Urdu An Artificial Divide? Sudarsh Rathi,201125172 AsIf Hussain,201225086 RUDHIR SIDDHAM,201225195 Sudarsh Rathi,201125172 AsIf Hussain,201225086 RUDHIR SIDDHAM,201225195 The Question The purpose of this paper or 'the problem statement' is to analyze if Hindi and Urdu two separate...

  26. Pakistan

    Pakistan (Listeni/ˈpækɨstæn/ or Listeni/pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكِستان‎, Pākistān, Urdu: [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn] ( listen)), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: اِسلامی جُمہُوریۂ پاكِستان‎, Islāmī Jumhūriya'eh Pākistān, Urdu: [ɪslɑːmi d͡ʒʊmɦuːriə-e pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), is a sovereign country in South Asia...

  27. How to Improve

    : Single N.I.C # : 37105-0218406-1 Qualification : GRADUATION Language : Urdu, English Fluent,(Diploma in English) Computer Skills : Short Computer Courses Email : ahsansheikh77@gmail.com ...

  28. research project

    Code-Switched English words in Urdu Introduction: This research project aims at investigating the frequency rate of switched words of English,a second language(L2), in Urdu a native language (L1).In Pakistan research on various aspects has been conducted but at which rate Urdu-English code switching occurs...

  29. kinship

    Kinship Table Of Contents: • Definition • Abstract • Introduction • Objectives • Punjabi Language • Kinship Terminology in Punjabi and Urdu • Table 1:Urdu and Punjabi Kinship Terms • Population • Procedure • Results and Analysis of Data • Table 2:Results of Questionnaire • Discussion • Conclusion ...

  30. Press in Subcountinent

    disliked it because it preserved the memories of Muslim’s power of influence afresh. So, they promoted Urdu language and financially assisted in its publication * Jam-e-Jahan Numa: First printed Urdu newspaper was “Jam-e-Jahan Numa”, published in Calcutta in 1822 under the supervision of British. Its...