Class 8 English Assignment Answer 16th Week
The 21st February is a red letter day in our national life. Every year on this day the whole nation comes to the martyr’s monument and the ritual seems to effect a purification of souls. In the morning I got up and went to the Shaheed Minar with my father barefoot and took flowers.We reached the Shaheed Minar at eight o’clock, including me and my friend Bandhab.Our program starts at 10am.
o’clock, including me and my friend Bandhab.Our program starts at 10am. And many of my friends spoke there. There are many important issues of Language Day.
On this day in 1952, the brave sons of ‘Mother Bengal’ laid down their lives to protect the interest of the mother language. After the birth of Pakistan the ruler of the West Pakistan wanted to ruler of the West Pakistan wanted to impose ‘Urdu’ on the Bengali speaking people as state language of Pakistan.
But everybody, especially the students of the then East Pakistan demanded Bengali as everybody, especially the students of the then East Pakistan demanded Bengali as the state Language. As a result the Language Movement took place and on 21st February, 1952 Rafiq, Salam, Barkat, Zabbar, Shafiq, and so on sacrificed their lives. Many were ajured and hundreds were arrested.
There are millions of martyr’s monuments in our country. Every year on this day people come to these monuments and offer their respect to the martyrs. The government, different organizations and institutions arrange programmes to institutions arrange programmes to celebrate the day. Besides, according to a singular dicision of the UNESCO on Nov. 17, 1999, this day is now the International Mother Language day.
The 1st International Mother Language Day has been observed all over the world with due respect in. 2000. On this day in a message UN Secratary General Kofi Anan said, “This day will help to raise awarness among the nations of the world about the enduring value of their languages.
This day possesses a great influence for the whole nation as it did in the past. This will go on in the future too. In fact, this movement influenced and led the nation to its liberation. However, yet we find inspiration from the dreamy blue of this movement.
Our language movement on 21st February is a unique event in the history of human civilization We are really glorified by the declaration of the UNESCO that turned a civilization We are really glorified by the declaration of the UNESCO that turned a national celebration to an international event. We are proud of our language martyr’s .
There are also various cultural events throughout the day. Which I and my friends enjoy a lot together. And from this I learned a lot about Language Day. Finally, the program ended with the speech of the head teacher.