• bilingual method
    English in the Indian Subcontinent Just as in the Caribbean, the English Language arrived in South Asia as a result of colonisation. Unlike its history in the Caribbean, however, English has always co-existed in the Indian subcontinent alongside thousands of local languages. So for most of the population...
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  • Women in Indian Cinema
    Of Names of Women in Hindi Cinema An Exploration in Semantics Anindita Ghose* Names are of central import for characterisation in Hindi cinema and more so for women because their roles are often not very well sketched out. Women are given less screen time than their male counterparts and therefore...
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  • Novels
    NOVEL, SOCIETY AND HISTORY LESSON-1 THE RISE OF NOVEL Q1. Discuss the difference between the writing in ancient time and in modern period . Ans. In ancient times manuscript were made, which were handwritten and circulated among very few people. In contrast , after evolution of printing, the...
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  • pakistan studies
    used for the Hindi-language film industry Bollywood is the nickname given to the Indian film industry -. The B comes from Bombay (also known as Mumbai), a big city in India. Bollywood is massive. It makes up to 1000 films a year - twice as many as Hollywood and about 14 million Indian people go to...
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  • Report
    The Changing Construction of Women Characters in Popular Hindi-language Cinema from 1970 to 2007 Asma Ayob 8604355H A Research Report submitted to the Faculty of Arts in partial fulfilment of the requirements for a degree in Masters in Dramatic Art at the University of the Witwatersrand ...
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  • Hindi Dalit Literature
    Hindi Dalit literature’s moment has arrived. After years of obscurity and unflattering comparisons to the maturity and expressiveness of Dalit literature in languages such as Marathi and Tamil, creative Dalit writing in Hindi is finally reaching a more visible level of popular recognition. Hindi Dalit...
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  • Tradition, Culture and Issues Facing India Today
    Issues facing India Today Betty Cha SS 310-7B: Cultural Diversity February 14, 2012 India is known for their traditions and hospitality. Indian culture is very traditional and is still surviving in the modern era. They greet outsiders and elders buy placing both palms together raised below...
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  • Info of Commerce
    2008-09 (From the batch of Students admitted in the year 2008-09) Part – I : S.No. 1 2 3 Subject English Language including communication skills Second language Contemporary India: Economy, Polity and Society (foundation Course) Total Hrs per week 6 4 3 13 No of Marks 100 100 100 300 Part – II : S.No. 5...
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  • Bollywood and Liberalization
    Bollywood and Liberalization Bollywood as a term has been roughly in vogue for the last four decades and is synonymous to the Hindi film industry of Mumbai, formerly Bombay. But not until recently the term Bollywood has become a global phenomenon with the hay days of the economic liberalization...
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  • History Importance
    Lesson – 8 Novels, Society and History Multiple Choice Questions Q.1: - What is an ‘Epistolary novel’? (a) Novel written in the serious of letters. (b) Novel based on a biographical account (c) Novels written in poetic verse (d) None of these. Q.2: - It is truth universally acknowledged that a single...
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  • English as a National Foreign Language
    Foreign Language India has two national languages for central administrative purposes: Hindi and English. Hindi is the national, official, and main link language of India. English is an associate official language. The Indian Constitution also officially approves twenty-two regional languages for official...
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  • revisiting the golden era of hindi cinema
    Revisiting The Golden Era Of Hindi Cinema Introduction : A country of 1.2 billion people, the ancient civilisation of India is a melting pot of cultures and juxtapositions. It is a land that will assault your senses all around. The vibrant colours, exotic aromas, cacophony of sounds, and the...
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  • Paper on Food Adulteration
    Analysis 14 Summary of Research Findings 41 Conclusion 43 Works Cited 44 Appendix 46 Introduction For centuries, the beauty of Bengali women has been defined by their dark skin-tones, generous curves, sharp facial features and long, wavy hair. The traditional Bengali woman adorned herself...
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  • Portrayal of Indian Women Through Television Serials
    PORTRAYAL OF INDIAN WOMEN THROUGH TELEVISION SERIALS Tender and the media is a subject that is being discussed frequently. The portrayal of gender as a product and the accompanying body politic in the media is well documented. Media can either be a accomplice to gender based discrimination by portraying...
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  • Social hierarchy
    seven territories, and each has at least one official language. While the national languages are Hindi and English, there are about 22 official languages and nearly 400 living languages spoken in various parts of the country. Most of the languages of India belong to two families, Aryan and Dravidian....
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  • English Vinglish
    Also Known As: Aangilam Vaangilam Length : 134 minutes Language: English | Hindi | French Filming Locations: New York City, New York, USA Content: Money, fame and a knowledge of English. In India, these 3 factors play a huge role in how society judges an individual. English Vinglish is the story of...
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  • Language Variation and Change in Sultanate of Oman
    Language Variation and Change in Sultanate of Oman Macro-Sociolinguistics Parsa Khan Student ID # 35700-1095 Arabic, the sixth largest spoken language in the world, which consists of 186,000,000 speakers around the globe and being the central language of the Middle East, is one of the most significant...
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  • Indian Culture
    way of life of the people of India. India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food, and customs differ from place to place within the country. The Indian culture, often labelled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinent and has been influenced by a history...
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  • Indian Regional Newspapers vs English Newspapers
    Indian Regional Journalism By Zeba Siddiqui Topics 1) The Fourth Estate 2) Introduction to Regional Indian Newspapers 3) English Newspapers • Free Press Journal • Indian Express 4) Marathi Newspapers • Saamna • Lokmat 5) Urdu...
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  • Indian Culture
    way of life of the people of India. India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food, and customs differ from place to place within the country. The Indian culture, often labelled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinentand includes traditions that are...
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