Webtalk on Masud Husain Khan’s contribution to Urdu

Aligarh: Prof Mirza Khalil A Beg will deliver a webtalk on eminent Indian linguist, Prof Masud Husain Khan’s contribution to Urdu language and linguistics on October 22. Organised by the Department of Linguistics, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), the webtalk will begin from 4:00 pm on the day.

“The webtalk will shed light on the pioneering work of Prof Masud on the theory of the origin of Urdu language and how he applied the Firth’s theory of ‘Prosodic Phonology’ to Urdu language among other topics,” said Prof M J Warsi, Chairman, Department of Linguistics.

He added that the webtalk can be attended by logging on the link, https://meet.google.com/gaf-xntx-siw.