Monday, 5 February 2018

TRANSLATION FROM URDU INTO ENGLISH - B.A. ENGLISH PART ONE NOTES


TRANSLATION FROM URDU INTO ENGLISH

1. Translate the following paragraphs into English. 
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
2. Translate the following paragraphs into English. 
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
3. Translate the following paragraphs into English. 
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
4. Translate the following paragraphs into English. 
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
5. Translate the following paragraphs into English.
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
6. Translate the following paragraphs into English.
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
7. Translate the following paragraphs into English.
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)
8. Translate the following paragraphs into English.
(i)
(ii)
(iii)
(iv)
(v)

COMPREHENSIONS AND PRECIS WRITING - B.A. ENGLISH PART ONE NOTES


COMPREHENSIONS AND PRECIS WRITING 

1. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
2. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
3. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
4. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end. 
(i)
(ii)
5. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
6. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
7. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)
8. Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given at the end.
(i)
(ii)

DESCRIPTIVE QUESTIONS SHORT STORIES & ONE ACT PLAYS - B.A. ENGLISH PART ONE NOTES

3. DESCRIPTIVE QUESTIONS
(SHORTS STORIES & ONE ACT PLAYS)

1. Answer the following questions. 
(i) What is the role of Nick Adams in "The Killers"?
(ii) "I would rather have been loved, not feared" says Beatrice before dying in "Rappaccini's Daughter". Elaborate.

2. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Describe the quarrel between Ustad Mangu and the Gora Soldier. (The New Constitution)
(ii) Why does Eva turn down every offer of Rosen in "Take Pity"?

3. Answer the following questions. 
(i) How does the Swallow sacrifice his life for the love of the Happy Prince? 
(ii) Describe the effect of romantic love on the adolescent mind of the Small Boy. (Araby)

4. Answer the following questions. 
(i) How does E.A. Poe build an atmosphere of horror in "Tell-Tale Heart"?
(ii) "The Necklace" is a satire on the vanity of women. Discuss. 

5. Answer the following questions. 
(i) How does the story "The Duchess and the Jeweler" reflect the moral decadence of the English aristocracy? 
(ii) The Wife in "The Shadow in the Rose Garden" cannot help digging her past. Discuss. 

6. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Describe the love between the French Soldier and the Panther. 
(ii) How is Lisby different from her elder sisters? 

7. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Discuss the play "The Bear" as a farce. 
(ii) What is the conflict between Uncle James and his nephew, Philip? 

8. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Write a character sketch of Wolf. (Something to Talk About by Eden Phillpotts)
(ii) Why has Primrose decided to marry an ugly man? 





Sunday, 4 February 2018

DESCRIPTIVE QUESTIONS POETRY - B.A. ENGLISH PART ONE NOTES

2. DESCRIPTIVE QUESTIONS - POETRY


1. Answer the following questions. 
(i) What is personification? Explain personification in "Leisure". 
(ii) What in your opinion is the most fanciful image in "Tartary"?

2. Answer the following questions. 
(i) What are the new year resolutions of Elizabeth Sewell?
(ii) Write a character sketch of the woman as depicted in "Woman Work". 

3. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Discuss the poem "Patriot into Traitor" as a dramatic monologue. 
(ii) Write a note on the irony in the "Huntsman". 

4. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Do you agree with Elizabeth Bishop that the art of losing is not hard to master?
(ii) Why does Wordsworth call the solitary reaper's song a 'melancholy strain'?

5. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Why does Shakespeare call old age 'a second childishness'?
(ii) How appropriate is the title of the poem "A Poison Tree"?

6. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Why does Emily Dickinson use the image of journey in "Because I Could Not Stop for Death"?
(ii) "Lights Out" by Edward Thomas dwells on the power of sleep. Elaborate. 

7. Answer the following questions. 
(i) What does the empty barrel signify in "After Apple Picking"?
(ii) What are Keats's fears as you find in "When I Have Fears"?

8. Answer the following questions. 
(i) Why does Yeats wish to be young again in "When I Have Fears"?
(ii) Why does D.H. Lawrence think of his education as 'accursed'?