Give two broad opinions on the question of ‘introduction of French language in
Ans. 1. Favour :-Some policy makers emphasized the need to use French Language as
the medium of instruction, because they felt that by learning the
language , the Vietnamese would be introduced to the culture and civilization of France,
they would respect French sentiments and ideals, see the superiority of French Culture.
2. Opposition: - They were opposed to being French as the only medium of
instruction. They suggested that Vietnamese be taught in lower classes and
French in the higher classes