With the benefit of hindsight, it's a great pity that the French, Danish, Dutch and Portuguese held only relatively small swatches of the sub-continent and that the Spanish and Germans never came......
People speak for macaulays minute on indian education
Q. Who is Mecauley?What is minute? : A. Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay, PC (25 October 1800 28 December 1859) was a nineteenth-century British poet, historian and Whig...... more
Q. Why do we Indians give enormous importance to English language ? Why do we attach social status with English speaking ? \Dont u think this is one of the reasons why kids from other vernacular mediums ( and not fm affluent class ) develop a sort of phobia towards English ?\I have noticed such kids learning languages different than their own mother tounge with ease. But when it comes to speaking english, their mind is pre-occupied with fear. Whats yr opinion ?\Cocktail Raj Ashokreddychalla: A. To answer why we Indians give enormous importance to English, I find the following reasons for that- 1. Coz of past effect of British Rule.2. Its...... more