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THE  PROBLEM  OF  LANGUAGE  IN  CEYLON

THE PROBLEM OF LANGUAGE IN CEYLON

Address at the Ceylon Branch of the Royal Empire Society delivered on September 7, 1951 The problem  of  language cannot be isolated from the problems of education and politics. The… Read more »

THE  STATUS  OF  THE  TAMIL  LANGUAGE

THE STATUS OF THE TAMIL LANGUAGE

Address of Thanks to the Throne Speech in the Senate on  May 8, 1956 There are many matters which are not mentioned in the Throne Speech and I should like… Read more »

THE OFFICIAL  LANGUAGE BILL

THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGE BILL

Speech made in the Senate on  July 3, 1956 Senator Azeez: Mr. President, the hon. Leader of the House  has just told us that the chief objective of this Bill… Read more »

THE LANGUAGE PROBLEM –  A MIDDLE PATH SOLUTION

THE LANGUAGE PROBLEM – A MIDDLE PATH SOLUTION

Article in the Sunday Observer of June 23, 1957 In our life-time, our Country has never faced a crisis so serious  as it is now confronted with and fraught with… Read more »

THE LANGUAGES IN THE CURRICULUM OF THE CEYLONESE MUSLIMS

THE LANGUAGES IN THE CURRICULUM OF THE CEYLONESE MUSLIMS

  Seminar at the All-Ceylon Y.M.M.A. Conference on   June 26-28, 1959   Ceylon has  one official language – Sinhalese – provided statutorily, two national languages – Sinhalese and Tamil… Read more »