Anglicization


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Synonyms for Anglicization

the act of anglicizing

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In substantiating his original case against monolithic Anglicization, Wolf undertakes several labor-intensive tacks: to excavate the viewpoints of everyday Irish-speaking communities, expose their multiple identities, and trace the exchanges between Irish speakers and the authorities of church and state.
Anglicization was a process of increasing the use of English as the dominant language of communication for vernacular church services and institutions.
The promotion of civilization through anglicization also aimed at the local white merchants and planters whose habits were scrutinized by the social reformers.
The study sheds light on the reasons of Anglicization of Urdu in English newspapers, explores the frequency of Anglicization in various domains/devised categories, and examines the techniques and processes of Anglicization used in newspapers.
Second, the process of anglicization required people to draw on literature and sources produced throughout the Atlantic world, making the process British, and colonial, but with a trans-Atlantic twist.
In the second phase--the colonial period--there was a process of Anglicization wherein buildings were constructed use styles from English architecture, a process that continues in modern times, which represents an exchange of cultural symbols between Europe and Asia.
With the colonization of Ireland in the seventeenth century by Cromwellian and Williamite forces, the spread of English as a language of power marked a linguistic shift as Anglicization and economic necessity transformed Irish to a vernacular of the poor.
However, the brighter outlook brought increased Anglicization and secularization.
In this regard Maharashtrians are even worse than the Bengalis who at least have two personalities to adore: Rabindranath Tagore (Tagore is an anglicization of Thakur as Thackeray is of Thakare) and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.
This is a higher anglicization rate than that of francophones outside Quebec who were born in Canada.
therefore as a stance against Anglicization and the machine, and it is
Sunny" is also an Anglicization (of his Asian name) and ironic in that he is not sunny, neither within himself nor to others, trapped with a gulf (of failure, isolation) looming before him and another behind that cuts off retreat to the past.
And while we're on the subject of overt Anglicization, it was very surprising for me to realize as a teen that most of the names we have for established countries are often not even what the people in those countries call them themselves.
Some of them will stop at nothing in their attempts to vilify almost anyone who voice their concerns at the Anglicization of the Welsh countryside.
At issue here, as in a letter by Bankim Chandra Chatterji and even in frequent traveler Rabindranath Tagore's short story Prayascitta (1894), is the arrogance and selfishness of Indians who succumbed to Anglicization.