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انگریزی ، انگریزی زبان ، انگلستان کا ۔
Noun, Name, Literary, English

انگریزی ,انگلستان سمیت دنیا بھر میں بولی جانے والی ایک وسیع زبان ہے جو متعدد ممالک میں بنیادی زبان کے طور پر بولی جاتی ہے۔ دنیا کے کئی ممالک میں ثانوی یا سرکاری زبان کی حیثیت رکھتی ہے۔ انگریزی دنیا میں سب سے زیادہ پڑھی اور سمجھی جانے والی زبان ہے جبکہ یہ دنیا بھر میں رابطے کی زبان سمجھی جاتی ہے۔

انگریزی زبان ۔ انگلستان کا ۔

انگریزی ۔ انگلستان کے باشندوں کا ۔ انگریز قوم ۔

غیر انگریزی ممالک میں طلبہ کے لیے انگریزی کے کورس ۔


[ing-glish or, often, -lish]

of, pertaining to, or characteristic of England or its inhabitants, institutions, etc.
belonging or pertaining to, or spoken or written in, the English language.

the people of England collectively, especially as distinguished from the Scots, Welsh, and Irish.
the Germanic language of the British Isles, widespread and standard also in the U.S. and most of the British Commonwealth, historically termed Old English (c450–c1150), Middle English (c1150–c1475), and Modern English (after c1475).
Abbreviation: E.
English language, composition, and literature as offered as a course of study in school.
a specific variety of this language, as that of a particular time, place, or person:
American English; Shakespearean English.
simple, straightforward language:
What does all that jargon mean in English?
Sports. (sometimes lowercase)
  1. a spinning motion imparted to a ball, especially in billiards.
  2. body English.
Printing. a 14-point type of a size between pica and Columbian.
Related forms
Englishness, noun
anti-English, adjective
half-English, adjective
non-English, adjective, noun
pre-English, adjective

world Englishes

[ing-gli-shiz ing-li-shiz]
plural noun
the many and varied dialects of English spoken in different parts of the world, including not only American and British English, but such varieties as Indian, Pakistani, Australian, and New Zealand English, as well as the English spoken in various African and Asian countries. In some parts of the world, English is spoken as a natural outgrowth of a colonial period during which certain countries, now independent, were part of the British Empire. In other places, people have been encouraged to learn English because of its widespread use as a language of global communication.

Examples from the web for English

  • Contemporary mainstream movies also make great use of English.
  • However, there is a grey area between foreign words and words accepted as English.
  • Its pattern of usage is similar to using dear when addressing someone in English.

Word Origin and History for English

"people of England; the speech of England," Old English Englisc (contrasted to Denisc, Frencisce, etc.), from Engle (plural) "the Angles," the name of one of the Germanic groups that overran the island 5c., supposedly so-called because Angul, the land they inhabited on the Jutland coast, was shaped like a fish hook.

The term was used from earliest times without distinction for all the Germanic invaders -- Angles, Saxon, Jutes (Bede's gens Anglorum) -- and applied to their group of related languages by Alfred the Great. After 1066, of the population of England (as distinguished from Normans and French), a distinction which lasted only about a generation.

In pronunciation, "En-" has become "In-," but the older spelling has remained. Meaning "English language or literature as a subject at school" is from 1889. As an adjective, "of or belonging to England," from late 13c. Old English is from early 13c.
"spin imparted to a ball" (as in billiards), 1860, from French anglé "angled", which is similar to Anglais "English."

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