• urdu asa basis of national unity
    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...
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  • Askaria College
    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...
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  • English Urdu Relationship
    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...
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  • English- the Need of Today
    Urdu is our national language. Being Pakistani we all adore our mother tongue but I have always seen extreme Urdu lovers advocating steps to decrease the dominancy of English language. In their view highest creative levels can not be achieved in a foreign language; they can only be achieved in a...
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  • Last Day of Sardar
    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...
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  • Urdu English
    ' [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...
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  • The Status and Role of Regional Languages in Higher Education in Pakistan
    materials have been developed in the national language. Although Urdu was declared the official medium of instruction for 0143-4632/04/04 333-21 $20.00/0 J. OF MULTILINGUAL AND MULTICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT – 2004 S. Mansoor Vol. 25, No. 4, 2004 333 334 Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural...
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  • Linguistics in Pakistan
    ---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...
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  • Language Learning
    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...
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  • Language Learning Principles
    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...
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  • Communilisation and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai Incustody by Amina Yaqin
    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...
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  • Geological Survey of Pakistan
    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...
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  • Adulteration of Western Culture in the Pakistani Society
    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...
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  • Feasibility Report
    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...
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  • English a Medium of Instruction
    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...
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  • Essay's
    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. Languages Education in Pakistan is carried out in two languages, Urdu and...
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  • 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...
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  • Pak Study Notes
    - 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 Introduction Language is the only media by...
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  • Spoken Language
    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...
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  • English as a Medium of Instruction
    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...
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