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...
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...
conclusion, we can tell that even though Farsi and Urdu have some words in common they are two totally different languages, because if they were the same our speakers did not have hard time to understand each other, on the other hand Hindi and Urdu have a lot more in common because our speakers could...
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...
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...
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...
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...
As my group and I interviewed Amjad Islam Amjad we got to know several reasons for the changes that English has brought to the Urdu language over the period of time. The two I will be discussing are:
* Differences in schooling.
* Government role in making English as an official language.
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 &
separate homeland in which they could live according to the teachings of Islam. 4. Protection of Muslim Language The Hindus did the best to replace Urdu by Hindi. But they did not succeed during British period. If South Asia had got freedom without partition, the Hindu majority could very easily declare...
Pakistan is divided 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.
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...
Cambridge International Advanced Level 9686 Urdu November 2010 Principal Examiner Report for Teachers Paper 9686/03 Essay GENERAL: This paper is designed to test candidates' ability to write a composition in Urdu on one of a range of five topics, selected as being relevant to their countries of origin...
India Policy Foundation
India Policy Foundation
Urdu Media is a Victim of Reactionism- Prof. Rakesh Sinha I. II. III. IV. V. VI. VII. VIII. IX. X. XI. XII. XIII. XIV. XV. XVI. Urdu media’s tirade against Rushdie Fatwa against Christian priests for conversion Thirty thousand Britons...
HIDDEN FEATURES IN THE SEMANTICS OF URDU ko AND se
Urdu clitics play a key role to make a syntactic configuration and to express its
semantics. Occasionally, they vary in semantics in different syntactic environments. The
role of dative/ accusative ko and instrumental/ablative se is discussed...
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...
legislature to make it more democratic.
2. Widespread use of the _______ language helped foster the independence movement in India.
3. Japan’s Meiji Restoration:
created a federal government with devolved powers.
increased the role of feudal practices...
The Communalization and 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...
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 –...
agrees then say Thank You
Then Put them on Hold
After Un holding the customer: Thank you for holding Sir/Ma'am or Thank you for being on the line
Sir kya app hold kerna pasand farmaye gay or Sir kya app Intezar kerna pasand fermaye gay or Bara-e-Meharbani Hold Farmaye/Kijiye or Sir kya app...
URDU SPEAKING SCHOLARS FROM PAKISTAN
1 Prof. Hammad Lakhvi (Punjab University)
Associate Professor in Islamic studies, University of the Punjab Lahore
Post Doctorate Islamic Studies University of Glasgow, UK.
PhD Islamic studies University of the Punjab Lahore
Editor, "Al-Qalam" (HEC Recognized research...
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...
Humour and Satire in Urdu Literature
Tazeen Gul* & Tabassum Javed**
Humour & Satire are an integral part of all forms of literature; & when the tragic part of a drama/story becomes unbearable, humour/satire provide a much needed diversion & relief. This article examines the effect of humour...
Cambridge International Examinations Cambridge Ordinary Level
FIRST LANGUAGE URDU Paper 2 Texts SPECIMEN PAPER
For Examination from 2015 2 hours
READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST Read these instructions carefully. Write your Centre number...
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...
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...
stories, a novel, 5 collections of radio plays, 3 collections of essays, and two collections of personal sketches, besides a full-length play. He wrote in Urdu but was as popular in Hindi, Punjabi, Kashmiri and some other languages.
It will not be wrong to say that Manto was a born story writer. He paid...
An Artificial Divide?
The purpose of this paper or 'the problem statement' is to analyze if Hindi and Urdu two separate...
Urdu is the best and easiAdvantages and Disadvantages of Using Internet - Essay
ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF USING INTERNET In the history of mankind, the Internet is the greatest development in the domain of communication industry. Internet has tremendous potential and a lot to offer in terms of...