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Term-End Examination June, 2010 ELECTIVE COURSE-ENGLISH BEGE-102/EEG-02 : THE STRUCTURE OF MODERN ENGLISH
Time : 3 hours Note : Answer all questions. 1.
Maximum Marks : 100
(a) Write short notes on any two of the
following : Stress and rhythm in connected speech. Important functions of Intonation. Word stress Tones in English (b) Mark the stress in the following words : artist degree bachelor affection cigarette satisfy satisfaction beauty Export (Noun) Export (Verb)
2. (a) Give phonetic symbols for the following 5 description of the English consonants. The first one is done for you. Voiceless alveolar fricative I S Voiced bilabial nasal Voiceless alveolar plosive Voiced velar plosive Voiceless labio-dental fricative Voiceless dental fricative (b) Write short notes on any two the following : 10 Back Vowels in English Nasal Sounds in English Diphthong in English weak forms (c) Divide the following words into their 5 constituent morphemes : votes employee management disagreeable (v) expected (a) Mention some of the most frequently used 10 basic sentence patterns in English. Give two examples for each type. OR
Give brief definitions of adverbials with examples from English. BEGE-102/EEG-02
Supply tag questions to each of the following sentences : The students are having fun, I have given you discount,
They did not bring anything new, My friends were coming to the meeting, (v) You will receive a prize, (c) Make negatives of the following sentences using not : She opened the window. My friend is writing a book these days. She works every Sunday in the afternoon. You should send her a gift. (v) She became a renowned doctor. 4.
(a) Explain some of the important points of 10 differences between inflectional and derivational affixes. OR