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Holiday Assignment On English Language S S 2.

Week 1.

Get an exercise book which will serve as your diary, write your daily activities and events that happened around the world during this holiday.

1 .Narrate an experience you have had or heard about which illustrates the saying: “You reap what you sow”.

2. Get a newspaper of your choice, summarize the editorial and criticize the editor’s view. Photocopy the editorial and attach it to your work

3. Using a dictionary, transcribe the words in exercise 4, page 20 of your Oral English textbook: Oral English For Secondary Schools by Nwaka Jones.

4. List 20 terms associated with Communication

5. Explain Noun Clause. Give five examples with their grammatical functions

Week 2.

1. Get an exercise book which will serve as your diary, write your daily activities and events that happened around the world during this holiday.

2. Write an article suitable for publication in a national newspaper on the importance of voters registration exercise in Nigeria.

3. Explain Adjectival Clause. Give at least five examples with their grammatical functions

4. List 20 terms associated with Health

5. Using a dictionary, transcribe the words on exercise 5,page 25 of your Oral English textbook: English For Senior Secondary Oral by Nwaka Jones.

6. Get a newspaper of your choice, summarize the editorial and constructively criticize the editor’s view. Photocopy the editorial and attach it to your work

Week 3.

1.Get an exercise book which will serve as your diary, write your daily activities and events that happened around the world during this holiday.

2.List ten figures of speech and give five examples of each.

3. In not less than 450 words , write a letter to your friend, telling him/her how you spent your last Christmas holiday.

4. Explain Adjectival Phrase , give at least five examples and their grammatical functions.

5. Get a newspaper of your choice, summarize the editorial and constructively criticize the editor’s view. Photocopy the editorial and attach it to your work

6. Explain Phrasal Verbs .Give 30 examples.

Week 4.

1. Get an exercise book which will serve as your diary, write your daily activities and events that happened around the world during this holiday.

2. You are a chief speaker in a debate on the topic:” Women can govern better than men” .Write for or against the motion.

3. Use a dictionary to transcribe the words on Exercise 6, page 29 of your Oral English textbook: Oral English For Senior Secondary Schools by Nwaka Jones.

4. Explain Relative Clause, give at least five examples and their grammatical functions.

5. Explain Prefix and Suffix. Give 20 examples of each.

6. Constructively criticize any editorial in any newspaper of your choice. The photocopy should be attached along with your work.

Week 5.

1. Get an exercise book which will serve as your diary, write your daily activities and events that happened around the world during this holiday.

2. Write a letter to the Minister Of Education, stating at least three major problems the students will face as a result of the postponement of their resumption date.

3. Rewrite the following words indicating the stressed syllables:

incompetent, matriculation mobility, confidential, manufacture, photocopy, jubilation, maternity, communicate comfortable, independent, conversation, together, explanation, preposition, emphatic, democratic, reproduction, mathematics, organization.

4. List thirty (30) terms associated with education.

5. Write out 20 idiomatic expressions and their meanings.

HOLIDAY ASSIGNMENT FOR JSS 1

ENGLISH LANGUAGE

WEEK 1

Assignment:

1. In your own words, describe how you felt on your first day at Junior Secondary school. Your write should not be more than 200 words.

2. Read any novel of your choice and summarize in chapters. First, write the name of the book and the...
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