PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE
POSTS OF PROVINCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICE, ETC. (BS-17) – 2015
SUBJECT: ARABIC (PAPER-II)
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
Note: Attempt any Five questions in Arabic or Urdu or English. All questions carry equal marks.
Q.1. Discuss in detail “The Arabic poetry in the Indo-Pak Subcontinent with special reference to Azad Bilgrami”.
Q.2. What do you know about Ailia Abu Madhi (ایلیا ابو ماضی) and his place in Modern Arabic poetry?
Q.3. Who is Al-Jahiz (الجاحظ)? What place he has in Arabic Literature?
Q.4. What is the influence of the Quran on Arabic language and literature?
Q.5. “The place of Imam-al-Ghazzali (امام الغزالی) in Islamic Thought”. Discuss in detail.
Q.6. Define Al-Kinaya (الکناہۃ) with example from Arabic poetry and prose.
Q.7. “I, the Pakistani Muslim, like the poet of Islam Muhammad Iqbal”. Why?