• urdu asa basis of national unity
    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 of muslim culture in South East Asia.It has been rightly said that urdu had been the...
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  • Askaria College
    aspect of culture. It is the dominant feature in determining nationality or ethnicity. It is the binding force that unites a people, and makes 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...
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  • 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...
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  • Importance of English in Pakistan
    world have their academic curriculum being taught in English. It is time for Pakistan to also make a shift from the Urdu medium system of education to the English system because it's the need of the hour. Since independence, Urdu was promoted to become the language to be used in all factions of the country...
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  • Linguistic Oppression
    my family and I took a trip to Karachi, Pakistan. This was where I realized that my form of Urdu was not accepted and stood out in the country where my parents grew up. The summer of 2008 was when my family and I decided to take a trip to Karachi, Pakistan. I’ve always wanted to visit my parents’ hometown...
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  • Ideology of Pakistan
    Ideology of Pakistan: Pakistan is an ideological state and the ideology of Pakistan is an Islamic ideology. Its basic principle being The only sovereign is Allah: Islam acted as a nation building force before the establishment of Pakistan. Ideology of Pakistan basically means that Pakistan should...
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  • Last Day of Sardar
    Rezwana Islam` LIB200.6501 Prof. Thomas Regan Midterm Assignment 11/27/2007 Lingua Franca of Bangladesh and Pakistan and the Role of English Language in developing countries A lingua franca is any language widely used beyond the population of its native speakers. Bangla (Bengali) is the...
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  • Adulteration of Western Culture in the Pakistani Society
    Westernization in Pakistan In this Essay course I would like to argue that ‘the Western Culture’ has adulterated too much in our Pakistani culture. In some cases, it has been fruitful for our culture but in others it has rather worsened the scenario. Although, there are many fields in which such an...
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  • Dateheet
    Subject 1. Urdu (Normal) Paper-II 2. Urdu (Easy) Paper-II Faculty Science, Home Economics & Medical Technology 1 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM 3. Urdu (N.M.T) Paper-II History & Culture of Pakistan Paper-II 4. 16.05.2013 THURSDAY (For Foreigners Only) 5. Sindhi ('C) in lieu of Urdu Paper-II 2:30 PM...
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  • 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...
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  • Paper
    The Culture of Pakistan Language Urdu is the only official language of Pakistan. Although English is generally used instead of Urdu in this regard. English is the lingua franca of the Pakistani elite and most of the government ministries. Urdu is closely related to Hindi but is written in an extended...
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  • 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...
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  • History of Bangladesh
    language of Pakistan was raised immediately after its creation. Muslim scholars and leaders logically believed that Urdu, only spoken by 7%, should be the lingua franca because it had gained a reputation as the cultural symbol of subcontinental Muslims. However, eastern Pakistanis regarded Urdu as the language...
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  • Faetures of Pakistan
    Features of Pakistani Culture The society and culture of Pakistan comprises numerous diverse cultures and ethnic groups: the Punjabis, Kashmiris, and Sindhis in east, Muhajirs, Makrani in the south; Baloch and Pashtun in the west; and the ancient Dardic...
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  • Pak Study Notes
    PAKISTAN STUDIES DOWNFALL OF MUSLIMS IN SUBCONTINENT Eighteenth century witnessed major change in to two continents of the world i.e; Europe and Asia In Europe strong monarchies and corporate communities or merchant communities were on the rise where as india the Rule of Muslims in India were...
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  • Linguistics in Pakistan
    1 LINGUISTICS IN PAKISTAN INTRODUCTION When I published my previous survey of the state of linguistics in Pakistan I began it by saying that ‘Pakistan does not have a university department or institute of higher education and research in linguistics’ (Rahman 1998: 184). Now, after five years, the ...
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  • Language Learning
    are the pedigree of nations.” — Samuel Johnson It was the 4th annual “Zia Mohyeddin’s Ezaaz baraaey  She’r o Nasr Khwaani” competition for reciting Urdu prose and poetry on Jan 20, 2011, at the School of International Science and Arts (SISA) situated along Lahore’s beauteous canal road. There was great...
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  • ken robinson
    , Home Economics & Medical Technology 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM 1. Pakistan Studies ('C) (2 Hours) Science, Home Economics & Medical Technology 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM 2. Principles of Economics Paper-I 1. Urdu (Normal) Paper-I 1. 2 08.05.2012 TUESDAY 2. 09.05.2012 WEDNESDAY ...
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  • pakistan culture
    PAKISTAN- LANGUAGE, RELIGION, CULTURE, CUSTOMS AND ETIQUETTE Facts and Statistics Location: Southern Asia, bordering Afghanistan 2,430 km, China 523 km, India 2,912 km, Iran 909 km  Capital: Islamabad  Population: 159,196,336 (July 2004 est.)  Ethnic Make-up: Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashtun...
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  • National Integration
    The Pakistan Development Review 35 : 4 Part II (Winter 1996) pp. 631—645 Pakistan: Ethnic Fragmentation or National Integration? FEROZ AHMED In light of the current ethnic polarisation, this paper briefly enumerates the elements of ethnic conflict in Pakistan. It, then, discusses the economic, demographic...
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