Additional English – Guru Nanak Khalsa College(GNKC)

GURU NANAK KHALSA COLLEGE

(A Multi-faculty Post Graduate Co-educational Minority Institution)

NAAC Accredited 'A' Grade Institution and UGC accredited Centre with Potential for Excellence

Yamuna Nagar - 135 001 (Haryana)

English (Additional)

Semester-I

Session 2011-12

SCHEME OF EXAMINATION

Max. Marks 100
End Semester Exam 80
Internal Assessment 20
Time 3 Hours

Section-A
Texts Prescribed:

(1) Prose For the Young Reader ed. by D.K.Sebastian     Macmillan

  • A Remedial English Grammar for Foreign Students by F.T. Wood ( Chapters 1to 16)

Section-B

Essay writing (both descriptive and reflective type)

Note: The question paper will carry a maximum of 80 marks.

The paper will have seven questions as per details given below

Q 1 Explanation with reference to the context. The students will be required to attempt one passage (with internal choice) from the prescribed book of prose.

8 marks

Q.2 One comprehension question (with internal choice) based on a passage from the prescribed book of prose

8 marks

Q.3 Short -answer type questions based on the book of prose (four questions to be attempted out of the given seven ).

8 marks

Q.4 One essay- type question (with internal choice) from the prescribed book of prose.

8 marks

Q.5 Essay on any one of the five given topics in about 400 words.

8 marks

Q.6 Letter/Application

8 marks

Q.7 The students will be required to attempt twenty out of the given thirty items based on the examples/exercises given in the prescribed book of grammar.

30 marks