"Urdu Is Our National Language" Essays and Research Papers

  • Urdu Is Our National Language

    Urdu - The Origin and History of the Language Published on February 17 2014 by www.eautytask.com 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 like Turks, Arabs, Persians, Pathans, Balochis, Rajputs, Jats and Afghans. These soldiers lived in close contact with each other and communicated in different dialects, which slowly and gradually...

    Arabic language, Ghazal, Hindi 1257  Words | 2  Pages

  • Urdu Language 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 lived in close contact with each other and communicated in different dialects, which slowly and gradually evolved into present day Urdu. It is for this reason that Urdu is also referred to as Lashkari...

    English language, Hindi, Hindustani language 1737  Words | 4  Pages

  • urdu asa basis of national unity

    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 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 our struggle for independence. The 1973 constitution of Pakistan has also declared Urdu to be our national language...

    History of Pakistan, India, Islam 850  Words | 3  Pages

  • Importance Of English Language

    Importance of English Language: The importance of English language is spreading geographically. In the world there are many languages being spoken. English is one of them which become international language. Language is used to defining the characteristics of every nation. Every country has its own language culture. People in USA, Canada and Europe speak English. Different Stages of Languages in Subcontinent: In subcontinent history of language is takes a great amount of time. When Muslims governed...

    Education, English language, Higher education 741  Words | 5  Pages

  • How English Language Has Brought Change to Urdu Language

    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. However these two reasons are interlinked. At sir Amjad’s time English was taught like a foreign language in schools, after the 5th or 6th grade and now it is taught since prep. In fact when a child is taken for an admission he/she is interviewed in English language and is expected to answer in English...

    English language, French language, Government 769  Words | 3  Pages

  • our language our identity

    Identity can be perceived through language; is one of the many ideas that are illustrated throughout Gloria Anzaldua’s “How to Tame a Wild Tongue”. The language you speak is a part of your culture, and your culture is what defines a person the most. Living in a country that is seen to be melting pot of many cultures and heritages, you are bound to encounter someone of another culture but that doesn’t mean we suppress their ability to represent who they are because of their lack of knowledge pertaining...

    Culture, English language, Language 824  Words | 3  Pages

  • English Should Not Be the National Language of the Usa

    THAT THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES ENACT LEGISLATION MAKING AMERICAN ENGLISH THE NATIONAL LANGUAGE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA." This sentiment was established by the English Only movement, which began in 1981 when Senator Hayakawa sponsored a constitutional amendment to make English the official language of the United States. Variations on his proposal have been before Congress ever since; the Language of Government Act has been pending before the House and Senate since 1991. Despite...

    English language, First Amendment to the United States Constitution, German language 835  Words | 3  Pages

  • languages

    Asia Country Official and national Languages Other spoken Languages   Afghanistan Pashto (Pashtu, Pushtu) an Eastern Iranian language, it is the native language of the Pashtun people. Dari Persian (Fārsī-ye Darī) also known as Afghan Persian. other Turkic and minor languages. Armenia Armenian (Hayeren) is an independent, one-language subgroup within the Indo-European language family. The unique Armenian alphabet, which consists of 39 characters, was created in 405 AD by a monk named...

    Dialect, English language, French language 483  Words | 6  Pages

  • Spoken Language

    “Explore how you adapt aspects of your spoken language at home and at school.” My way of language and accent is different from place to place. In the last 15 years I have been speaking in two languages to communicate and now have become fluent. My family, friends, media and my national identity have had the biggest influence on my idiolect. With my family members I speak in different languages to show respect, I speak in English with my mom and sister and speak Pashto (my mother tongue) with...

    Dialect, Home language, Language 1099  Words | 3  Pages

  • Language Learning Principles

     LANGUAGE LEARNING PRINCIPLES RESEARCH WORK Submission Date: Tuesday 29th October, 2013. Major: Applied Linguistics. Semester: 3 What issues/problems do FA/FSC; BA/BSC Students face when: a) Learning English Language b) Speaking English in Class Suggest some possible solutions for such students. Introduction Every country has its own national language to speak, to write, to...

    Education, English language, English medium education 1523  Words | 6  Pages

  • Urdu and Folk Music

    Our Languages Language is an important means of communicating our ideas to others. India is a big country and the people speak many languages. We have eighteen major languages in our country. They are: 1. Assamese 2. Bengali 3. Gujarati 4. Hindi 5. Kannada 6. Kashmiri 7. Konkani 8. Malayalam 9. Manipuri 10. Marathi 11. Nepali 12. Oriya 13. Punjabi 14. Sanskrit 15. Sindhi 16. Tamil 17. Telugu 18. Urdu All the languages have their own scripts, most of which are written from left...

    Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Hindi 810  Words | 3  Pages

  • Birth of Urdu Journalism in the Indian Subcontinent

    Discussing the difficulties in tracing the developments in the language press, J. Natarajan, in his pioneering and famous History of Indian Journalism, said that “an 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, is no exception. Its observers...

    Akbar the Great, British Empire, India 1838  Words | 5  Pages

  • National Unity

    asked by one of the journalists whether the Muslims were a nation or not, Jinnah replied: “We are a nation with our own distinctive culture and civilization, language and literature, art and architecture, names and nomenclature, sense of values and proportion, legal laws and moral codes, customs and calendar, history and traditions, aptitudes and ambitions, in short, we have our own distinctive outlook on life and of life. By all canons of international law we are a nation” A nation is an aggregate...

    Ideology, Islam, Karachi 1042  Words | 3  Pages

  • National Integration

    and unity and integrity of the Nation. In our constituent Assembly the twenty sixth day of November, 1949 also hereby adopt, enact and give ourselves this constitution fundamental duties. Fundamental duties were added for the first time in the constitution as : (a) To abide by the constitution and respect its ideals and institution the National Flag and the National anthem. (b) To cherish and follow the noble ideals which inspired our national struggle for freedom. (c) To up-hold and protect...

    Gujarat, Hindu, India 1446  Words | 7  Pages

  • International Mother Language Day

    Our Mother Language Day (21st February) UNESCO's declaration of 21st February as the International Mother Language Day has brought fresh glory and prestige to Bangladesh which is making significant strides towards peace, progress and prosperity at home and discharging international obligations abroad. After 1952, the people of Bangladesh have been observing every year the 21st day of February as their glorious and unforgettable Language Martyrs Day. What happened on 21st February 1952 is...

    Bangladesh, Bangladesh Liberation War, Bengal 865  Words | 3  Pages

  • Multilingualism and Language

    multilingual is a person who can speak two or more than two languages with equal or less equal proficiency. A society is called bilingual or multilingual if the people there speak more than one language. Bilingualism and multilingualism are referred to same thing mostly. Bilingualism may mean that the users of language are using more than two languages and multilingualism may also mean that the speakers are using two languages in the community or society. About half of the...

    Code-switching, English language, Language contact 2033  Words | 6  Pages

  • Fall of National Pride

    Fall of National Pride National pride is best understood in the inflated sense that one’s nation is the best, often because it is more consecrated and superior than other nations. Somehow our concept of national pride got warped with the early demise of our Founding Father and the inept leadership that followed the notion of collective pride in being Pakistanis and set about developing individual vanity. A conflict of identity, multitude corruption scandals, politics infested with corrupt politicians...

    History of Pakistan, Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, Islam 1490  Words | 5  Pages

  • Difficulties Faced by Urdu-Medium Learners of English at Graduation Level: An Outline for the Report

    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. 2. English medium schools (private elitist; state-influenced public schools and cadet colleges; and non-elitist private English-medium schools) which teach all subjects in English except Islamiat and Urdu compulsory. 3. Religious seminaries (madreassas of the two major...

    English language, Language, Language acquisition 2178  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Origin of the Urdu Language

    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 bey pey’. Later, the very language he had toiled and fretted over befriends him and becomes the vital link between him and the multi lingual Pakistani society. The name ‘Urdu’ is derived from...

    Hindi, Hindi languages, Hindustani language 1939  Words | 8  Pages

  • “Listen” to Our Silent Languages

    “Listen” to Our Silent Languages A 2009 study of 480 companies found that employers ranked communication abilities first among the desirable personal qualities of future employees. In addition, in a survey of recruiters from companies with more than 50,000 employees, communication skills was cited as the single more important decisive factor in choosing managers. Likewise, it has been estimated that 75% of a person's day is spent communicating in some ways. These show that communication...

    Communication, Eye contact, Facial expression 1225  Words | 4  Pages

  • Foreign Language in Our Life

    FOREIGN LANQUAGES IN OUR LIFE Language is human speech, either spoken or written. Language is the most common system of communication. It allows people to talk to each other and to write their thoughts and ideas. The word «language» may be loosely used to mean any system of communication, such as traffic light or Indian smoke signals. But the origin of the world shows its basic use. It comes from the Latin word «lingua», meaning «tongue». And a language still is often called a tongue. ...

    Historical linguistics, International auxiliary language, Language 1092  Words | 4  Pages

  • A History of Our Language

    A HISTORY OF OUR LANGUAGE The English Language is Rich in its history. Studying the events that formed our language is vital to understand not only why we speak the way we do, but it also enables us to understand who we are. It comprises French, Latin, German, Norse, and a few lesser known tongues. Before there was written English, our texts were primarily written in Latin, and were reserved to be read by only the Pious and Royal. We also have historical landmarks such as Stonehenge that can guide...

    Dialect, Dutch language, England 1095  Words | 4  Pages

  • Our National Character

    sTudies COURSE NO 502: NATIONAL CHARACTER OF PAKISTAN (2006-7) Abdul Rauf ASSISTANT PROFESSOR COURSE DESCRIPTION: THERE ARE MANY FACETS OF CHARACTER. THE EMPHASIS IN THIS COURSE WILL BE ON THE IDEA THAT CERTAIN CONCEPTS OF IDEALS AND TRADITIONS ARE LIKELY TO GIVE RISE TO PARTICULAR BEHAVIOUR PATTERNS AMONG THE PEOPLE WHO HOLD IT. THE ISLAMIC CONCEPTS AND TRADITIONS AND THE WESTERN CONCEPTS AND WESTERN IMPERIAL ADVANCEMENT IN THE SUB-CONTINENT INFLUENCED PAKISTAN’S NATIONAL CHARACTER. THE CHARACTER...

    Amin Ahsan Islahi, British Empire, British Raj 846  Words | 4  Pages

  • Losing our Language: The Deterioration of the English Language

    Losing our Language: The Deterioration of the English Language The English language has and continues to rapidly evolve within the United States and around different places throughout the world. Even though there is uniformity in the Standard English language, it also exists in many varieties such as dialects and registers as stated by John Algeo in The Origins and Development of the English Language. Dialects are a variety of languages that are associated with a specific place, social level, ethnic...

    Dialect, English language, French language 1513  Words | 5  Pages

  • Advantages of Urdu Language

    system, not depending on formal financial institutions for its credit needs; unregulated and unregistered units, and not observing fixed hours/days of operation. Importance of Informal Sector: Its importance can be seen by its contribution to national income and employment and its contribution to financial credits as compared to that of the formal sector. The Informal sector plays a vital role in Pakistan. Informal sector in urban employment was estimated to be about 69% for the year of 1972-1973...

    Economics, Gross domestic product, Informal sector 1610  Words | 5  Pages

  • Sociolinguistics: Sociology and Language

    essentially a study of language as used in society.  Language is very important and unique feature of culture because it talks about the behavior of people.  The society is represented by its language.  Society is totally depended on language.  If there is no language in society in society then the society will be considered as part of Stone Age.  Sociolinguistics highlights the significance of language for society.  The crux of sociolinguistics is society +language=sociolinguistics. Sociolinguistics...

    Anthropology, Grammar, Language 1168  Words | 5  Pages

  • Language, Power and Ideology

    Language, Power and Ideology In this article the author has explained about the multi-ethnicity of the Pakistan and role of different languages that are spoken in this state. English is the official language of the Pakistan and Urdu reserves the title of national language. Along with English, Urdu has always been a cause of rancor for people of different ethnicities as being a hurdle in the way to gain power and success. This article highlights that use of a particular language by a certain group...

    India, Languages of India, Languages of Pakistan 1104  Words | 3  Pages

  • Regional Languages of Pakistan

    Regional Languages Of Pakistan Introduction: Pakistan is a multi-lingual country. No less than 24 languages and dialects are spoken by the people of Pakistan. There are five regional languages. Punjabi, Sindhi, Pashto, Balochi, and Kashmiri. These languages are rich in literature, poetry, folk songs, and spiritual quotes of their respective saints and contribute greatly to the culture of Pakistan. The regional languages, though distinct from each other in their forms, dialects and expressions...

    Balochistan, Languages of Pakistan, Pakistan 1364  Words | 4  Pages

  • Foreign Language in High School

     Foreign Language in High School Does freedom of speech include the choice of what language you learn in school? Many high schools are only offering Spanish as the sole foreign language. Gone are the days when students could choose what language to learn second to English. The schools have taken this choice away from our youth, due to the number of Spanish speaking people in this county. It is important for us to as a global society to offer multiple languages in high schools. If students are...

    Foreign language, High school, Language 822  Words | 3  Pages

  • National Integration

    those torn by mutual disruptive tendencies among various sections of the society have always been short lived and become non- existent. The national integration is the process of uniting different people from all walks of life into a single whole. The most serious problem being faced by India in present circumstances is how to develop an atmosphere of national consciousness among so varied a people. Indians already have suffered for long periods, the pangs of enslavement and servitude. It is India...

    Christianity, Faith, God 1471  Words | 4  Pages

  • Our National Duties

    Foundation, Pakistan Email: ceo@ajmfoundation.com Website: www.ajmfoundation.com BEING A PAPER PRESENTED AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON YOUTH AND INTERFAITH COMMUNICATION, ORGANIZED BY NEW ERA EDUCATIONAL AND CHARITABLE SUPPORT FOUNDATION, NATIONAL LIBRARY, JOS, NIGERIA, FROM 24-25 OCTOBER, 2009 Once Martin Luther King said, “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one...

    Development, Economic development, Sociocultural evolution 2431  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Abbreviation of Words in Sms Will Corrupt Our Language

    vary according to the plan that suit to individual needs. Many people using abbreviated language to minimize the characters is becomes a trend for most of the people nowadays. The purpose using the least amount of characters is to get the message across to someone else without taking up a lot of time and be more cost saving. The abbreviation of language used for SMS is also known as SMS language. The SMS language does not follow Standard grammar rule and the words that are used are not found in formal...

    Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Instant messaging, Malay language 1874  Words | 6  Pages

  • Common language

    In our world of multicultural people we got used to hear different languages everyday, which brings up the questions if a country should be bilingual or have common language to unify. Charles Krauthammer essay “Let’s make it official” claims that we need a common language to be unified culture. A country is diverse in different culture but could be unified in language. It is necessary to understand what nationhood is, so that you the reader realize that a national language does not alter a nation...

    Country, Culture, Discrimination 923  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Language Shapes Our Personality

    Language Shapes Our Personality Can language shape our personality? Tongues we use are indispensible factors of us. If you think about it, human beings use the tool in form of language in every possible aspect of life. In school, at home, while watching TV, playing sports, reading books, at the store, even on the walk. It is also a part of one’s heritage, cultural belonging and ethnic identity. Language surrounds us from every possible direction. It would be “silly” to say it has no influence...

    English language, Language, Pope John Paul II 1547  Words | 4  Pages

  • Role of Language and Script in Raising the Religious Revivalism in Colonial Punjab Ayesha Tabbasum

    Role of Language and Script in Raising the Religious Revivalism in Colonial Punjab aYESHA TABBASUM The language played the significant role in the creation of identities among the major communities in pr-parathion India. The Urdu language had developed as a common language among all the communities and was, in the absence of a common religion the North-western Provinces and various part other parts of the subcontinent. I.H.Qureshi, History of the Pakistan,(BCC& Press Karachi, university of...

    Delhi, Hindi, Hindustani language 1594  Words | 5  Pages

  • Language

    Importance of language The importance of language is essential to every aspect and interaction in our everyday lives. We use language to inform the people around us of what we feel, what we desire, and question/understand the world around us. We communicate effectively with our words, gestures, and tone of voice in a multitude of situation. Would you talk to a small child with the same words you would in a business meeting. Being able to communicate with each other, form bonds, teamwork, and it’s...

    Communication, Graphic communication, Interpersonal relationship 1164  Words | 3  Pages

  • Death of Language

    The Death of Language LNG 310 Sounds of Language The Death of Language As time moves past us, many things go through change. Language is always changing and taking on new forms. There are more than 7,000 languages spoken in this world but by 2100 more than half of those languages may vanish (National Geographic, n.d.). Many areas around the globe have been labeled as Language Hotspots. In these hotspots, languages are near extinction. There are a few Language Hotspots in the United States...

    Extinct language, Language, Language family 1309  Words | 4  Pages

  • Text Messaging Is Destroying Our Language

    In response to Eric Uthus’ “Text messages destroying out language”. I found this piece very convincing but I personally do not agree with Uthus. Uthus believes people have a “weaker understanding of correct grammar” and use “little or no punctuation”, which he believes could lead to a decline in one’s education. One’s diction and ability to form coherent and complete sentences is very important for future job opportunities, exams and in everyday life. In my opinion children and the youth of future...

    Instant messaging, Internet, On-line chat 881  Words | 3  Pages

  • English as a Global Language

    a global language English is spoken in most parts of the world, for instance in Great Britain, the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and in many more countries. Moreover in African states English serves as main form of communication. English is, after the Chinese one, the language most people speak and it is the most popular second language and foreign language pupils learn in school. The English language is often named as a “killer language” that wipes out smaller languages and their...

    English language, French language, German language 1947  Words | 6  Pages

  • National Integration

    The Problem of National Integration |   | |   National integration means the unity of the nation. It has been rightly said “United we stand but divided we fall”. A nation which is not united falls like a house of cards. India is a country where persons of different castes, colors and creeds live together. Narrow considerations like communalism, regionalism, casteism and linguism seem to rule the country. National integration, therefore, has become the most urgent need of the hour. There are...

    Caste, Culture of India, Hindi 839  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Implication of National Language Policy on English Language Teaching in Malaysia.

    The Implication of National Language Policy on English Language Teaching in Malaysia. Introduction • Malay, Chinese, Tamil and English are the major languages spoken by the different ethnic groups in Malaysia. • Due to the British colonization, the English language once has become the official language of the country. • In 1956, Malay language was given the status of national language in The Razak Report, and supported by The Rahman Talib Report in 1960. • Both reports became the basis of...

    Education, Indonesian language, Languages of the Philippines 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • Urdu Hindi Controversy

    Language has been known as a symbol of identity since a long time. It is considered as a gelling force to keep the communities 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 of the invaders as many Turkish, Arabic and Persian words had...

    Hindi, Hindustani language, India 1338  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Emergence of English as a Global Language

    Emergence of English as a world language The need for a global link language Prof. Anil Sarwal[1] The primary means of communication among the peoples of the world is language.  According to a well known linguist, Frank Palmer[1], the difference between human beings and animals is poorly described by the label homo sapiens (man with wisdom).  He questions what do we mean by wisdom?  Anthropologists describe man as a tool maker, but even apes are known to be able to make primitive tools.  In fact...

    Dialect, English language, German language 1825  Words | 5  Pages

  • National Integration

    National Integration: A myth or reality The integrity of any nation invariably depends on the integrity of its citizens. After all, it is the individuals who constitute society or a nation. Society or nation minus individuals is nothing. The individual is a reality; whereas the society is a myth. The society exists because of individuals. Therefore, the integration of a nation is only a mere manifestation of the integrity of the individual. The more one is integrated and undivided, the more the...

    British Raj, Caste, Caste system in India 1259  Words | 4  Pages

  • National Integration

    National Integration National integration is the awareness of a common identity amongst the citizens of a country. It means that though we belong to different castes, religions and regions and speak different languages we recognize the fact that we are all one. This kind of integration is very important in the building of a strong and prosperous nation.____(www.preservearticles.com) National integration is a positive aspect. It reduces socio-cultural and economic differences or inequalities and...

    Caste, India, Leadership 624  Words | 3  Pages

  • Language

    are forever transforming. The English language, as with all “living,” i.e., currently spoken, read, and/or written, languages are constantly changing. But that change only happens as people use the language, try out changes in meaning or spelling, and then spread that change. Language meaning or usage does not change “overnight,” it changes over time. Words change their meanings because a community of speakers who use those words cause them to change. Language changes when words get old and new...

    English language, Language, Language change 1114  Words | 3  Pages

  • English from being a national language to a global language

    English from a nation language to a global language During the course of a few centuries, English has developed from being a nation language spoken only by people in the British Isles to being an international language spoken by nearly 2 billion people. In this article I’m going to write about the factors that played a role in making English a global language. The English language is today known as one of the most powerful languages in the world. The fact that English today is one of the most...

    British Empire, Canada, English language 851  Words | 3  Pages

  • Language Death

    Language Evolution From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Contents 1. The Nature of Language Development 2. Uneven Development 3. National Language and Its Variants 4. Rationale The Nature of Language Development Language develops slowly, continuously, without sudden leaps and bounds. The development of language is not the way to destroy the existing language and create new language, which according to the path of development and improvement of the basic elements of the existing language...

    Dialect, English language, French language 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Language Innovations

    Language Innovations in a Multi-lingual Classrooms Multilingualism is noticed all around the world. Connotatively, multi as several or many, and lingual as language, combined, basically meaning the use of multiple languages. It does not simply dictate the language they use but also the place where they have been influenced and had grown, thus, even reaching out to multiculturalism, meaning multiple experiences, influences, cultures, ideals, and more. It is clear furthermore that the above linguistic...

    Education, First language, Language 1723  Words | 5  Pages

  • Language Diversity

    Linguistic Diversity: English Language Learners Janice Watson EDU: 639 Human Relations & Learning in the Multicultural Environment Dr. Jamie Worthington September 20, 2010 Linguistic Diversity (English Language Learners) English Language Learners (ELL) refers to students whose first language is not English and encompasses both students who are just beginning to learn English. Because there are so many students who enter the United States who do not speak English well or not at all, we...

    Education, English language, French language 705  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Identity and Language

    Philippine Identity and Language by Niña Isabel S. Cabañero To define the identity of a group of people is to define its origin, culture, language, religion and other characteristics that distinguish it from other groups. A typical Filipino is usually described by outsiders as dark skinned, flat nosed, short people from Philippines who speak either in Tagalog or Taglish, and is a Christian. Other descriptions of Filipinos are rice-lovers, hardworking, family-oriented, and nowadays, a domestic...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 904  Words | 3  Pages

  • national identity

    portrayals of Australia’s national identity presented in the Australia media bear little resemblance to contemporary reality” Is it the beach, bush, sun, thongs, or flies and kangaroos that help shape our national identity. It is these images for many years that portray Australia, however do they actually summarise Australia’s national identity. Our national identity as Australian’s is not how the media claims it to be and each individual has his or her own concept of what our identity is. Quin, McMahon...

    Australia, Culture, Economy of Australia 1038  Words | 4  Pages

  • National Identity

    National Identity * National identity is derived from: * History and tradition – a recognition of the past and how it impacts today (speech writers use evidence from history to give their piece ‘textual integrity’) * a perceived sense of belonging * shared values * a sense of national pride * All speeches examine what makes an’ Australian National Identity’ National Identity >> Purpose >> Keating and Dean * Aimed to create a national identity based on...

    Australia, Indigenous Australian languages, Indigenous Australians 1343  Words | 6  Pages

  • Importance of Language

    The Importance of Language The language is very important in any culture. A language does far more than just enable people to communicate with each other. The language of one country is different from the other country and it tells the features of the country which distinguish it from one company to another.  Languages shape the way people perceive the world and it also provides help to define culture of any society. There are countries in which more than one language is spoken; you will find...

    Canada, Culture, English language 1051  Words | 3  Pages

  • Society and Language

    Society and Language (A) Four Dimensions of Sociolinguistic by Holmes (2008) Believe it or not? since the earth start until now, people talk , people communicate for transfer their information or convey their feeling to other . Languages play an important role in this process of transfer. Every day we speak, but sometime we will say the same thing in different way .What makes us use the different way to speak? In fact, these are some factor that will cause us to change our way to speak...

    Extinct language, Indonesia, Indonesian language 1406  Words | 5  Pages

  • National Integration

    Ways And Means of National Integration Education is of great significance for bringing out about National and emotional integration. It is a strong weapons which can be used effectively for achieving our national understanding. Some of the ways And means to promote National Integration are as under :- 1) National Policy of Education The policy should have the uniform pattern from primary to university level throughout the length and the breadth of the country. The following things should be...

    Country, Culture, Education 1674  Words | 6  Pages

  • Bengali Language Movement

    Bengali Language Movement From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [pic] This article is about the language movement in Bangladesh. For other uses, see Language movement (disambiguation). [pic] [pic] Procession march held on 21 February 1952 in Dhaka The Bengali Language Movement, also known as the Language Movement (Bengali: ভাষা আন্দোলন; Bhasha Andolon), was a political effort in Bangladesh (then known as East Pakistan), advocating the recognition of the Bengali language as an official language...

    Bangladesh, Bangladesh Liberation War, Bengal 2307  Words | 7  Pages

  • South Africa - Diverse in Culture but Could Be Unified in Language

    South Africa is diverse in culture but could be unified in language. English should be South Africa's unifying language. It is necessary to understand what nationhood is, so that you the reader realise that a national language does not alter a nation. It binds the nation. I will also discuss South Africa's diverse cultures and how a unifying language can merge these cultures. Lastly, I will demonstrate the links between language and identity. <br> <br>The concept of a nation is not easily defined...

    Africa, Afrikaans, Commonwealth of Nations 1318  Words | 4  Pages

  • Urdu English

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