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Dhaka Board 2019
English (Compulsory) Second Paper
Full marks : 100 Time : 3 hours
[N.B. The figures in the right margin indicate full marks.]
Part A : Grammar [Marks : 60]
1. Fill in the blanks in the following text with articles (a/an/the) as necessary. Some of the blanks may not require an article. Put a cross (x) in those blanks.
Patriotism is (a) ___ noble virtue. It inspires (b) ___ man to dedicate his life for the freedom of his (c) ___ country. (d) ___ man without patriotism is no better than (e) ___ beast. A true patriot is honoured by (f) ___ his countrymen. He thinks for (g) ___ betterment of his country. On (h) ___ the contrary, (i) ___ unpatriotic man thinks only of his own interest. Those who die for (j) ___ country are true patriots.
2. Complete the text with suitable prepositions
The environment plays an important role (a) ___ our life. (b) ___ short, what we have (c) ___ us including people, houses, air, water etc. is called environment. These are the main elements (d) ___ our environment. (e) ___ ensuring sound life the balance (f) ___ the natural elements is very significant. Sometimes (g) ___ lack of knowledge, we don’t realise the importance (h) ___ it. As a result, we are polluting our environment unknowingly. Living (i) ___ a polluted environment is undoubtedly a matter (j) ___ great regret.
4. Complete the sentences using suitable clauses/ phrases.
(a) Trees are essential for our existence. So, we should ___.
(b) English is an international language. ___ you cannot get a good job.
(c) Corruption is an obstacle to our national development. It is high time ___.
(d) My childhood was full of joys and happiness. I wish ___.
(e) Mobile phone is a wonder of modern science. But ___ .
(f) He cannot run the business. So, he should ___ .
(g) He confessed that ___ . So, I forgave him.
(h) The students could not memorise the poem. It was too difficult ___ .
(i) Since there was no more question to discuss, ___ .
(j) Female education is a crying need for our country. It is a good sign that nowadays ___ .
5. Read the text and fill in the gaps with the correct form of verbs as per subject and context.
Road mishap (a) ___ (happen) in our country almost everyday. Recently it (b) ___ (rise) to an alarming rate (c) ___ (take) a heavy toll of human lives. The members of a family remain anxious if someone (d) ___ (travel) in a bus. In most cases, reckless driving (e) ___ (cause) road accidents. The drivers are in the habit of (f) ___ (violate) traffic rules. Road accidents can be (g) ___ (lessen) if the drivers drive their vehicles carefully. People should be conscious in this respect. While (h) ___ (cross) the road, they should be careful. Some people travel (i) ___ (climb) in the roof of the buses and trains. Traffic rules must be maintained strictly with a view to (j) ___ (control) road accidents.
6. Read the text and change the sentences as directed.
Frugality is a good habit. (a) A man who is frugal does not like to spend money without reason. (Simple) (b) The target of a frugal man is to save money for future. (Make it Complex) (c) Everyone should practise frugality to make a well planned family (Make it Passive). (d) A frugal man lives a solvent life (Make it Negative). (e) A frugal man is happier than a prodigal man (Make it Positive).
7. Change the narrative style by using indirect speeches.
“Follow my example,” she said as we shook hands, “and never eat more than one thing for luncheon.” “I’ll do better than that,” I retorted. “I’ll eat nothing for dinner tonight.” “Humorist”, she cried gaily, jumping into a cab.
8. Identify the unclear pronoun references in the following paragraph. Where necessary, rewrite the sentences so that all pronoun references are clear.
Travelling is a part of education. These means going from place to place. One can enhance knowledge by going from place to place. Thus gives one the opportunity to see the unseen and know the unknown. Some people are averse to travelling. This limits his vision. However, by travelling different parts of the world, my knowledge may be enriched.
9. Read the following text and use modifiers as directed in the blank spaces.
Deforestation means cutting down of trees (a) ___ (post-modify the verb). To meet up the basic needs of food and housing, trees are being cut in large scale and thus it causes (b) ___ (pre-modify the noun) imbalance. Besides, there are some dishonest people who cut trees in our forest (c) ___ (use an infinitive phrase to post-modify the verb). The (d) ___ (use a noun adjective to pre-modify the noun) level is rising and many parts of the world are going to be engulfed by the sea in near future. New areas of the world are (e) ___ (use a participle to pre-modify the verb) turned into desert as a result of deforestation. So, we must stop (f) ___ (use a participle to post-modify the verb) down trees unnecessarily. (g) ___ (use a participle to pre modify the noun) trees indiscriminately will be hazardous for our future existence. If we destroy trees (h) ___ (use an adverbial phrase to postmodify the verb) one day the country will turn into a great desert. The (i) ___ (use a participle to premodify the noun) temperature will cause green house effect. Necessary measures should be taken (j) ___ (use an infinitive phrase to post-modify the verb).
10. Use appropriate sentence connectors in the blank spaces of the following passage.
Mobile phone has added a new dimension in our communication system. It has made the world closer to us. (a) ___ it has made worldwide communication easier. We use it for our day to day communication. (b) ___ , it has been a part and parcel in our life as we cannot go for a single day without using it. We use it for rapid communication. (c) ___ , mobile phone is not free from defect. It has some negative sides as well. (d) ___ , excessive use of mobile phone may damage our hearing power. (e) ___ , it is a means of money wastage. (f) ___ , it is seen that many underworld crimes are being done with the use of mobile network. (g) ___ , the radiation from mobile phone may cause cancer to the users. (h) ___ , we are not aware of these harmful effects. (i) ___ , we are not aware of using the mobile phone. (j) ___ , we must have to be conscious of the negative impact of mobile phone.
11. Read the passage and then write the antonym or synonym of the words as directed below.
Sports are a popular form of entertainment. Many international sporting events are organized from time to time. Most of the events are sponsored by multinational manufacturing companies and business firms. They pay for the sports events in exchange for the right to advertise their products during those events. These events are telecast worldwide by satellite and people all over the world watch them live. As a result, the sponsors’ products receive maximum media coverage giving companies international recognition. This is the only commercial aspect of international sport but there are other aspects too.
(a) popular (antonym) (b) form (synonym) (c) entertainment (synonym) (d) organize (synonym) (e) sponsor (synonym) (f) multinational (antonym) (g) pay (antonym) (h) watch (synonym) (i) maximum (antonym) (j) recognition (antonym)
12. There are ten errors in the use of punctuation marks in the following text. Rewrite the text correcting the errors.
Abid : We are about to finish our H.S.C examination Are you thinking about your future
Hasib : Yes, what about you
Abid : I want to pursue higher education what are your plans
Hasib : I rather follow some vocational courses to make my career
Abid : Really have you thought of any particular vocation
Hasib : Yes, I would like to join the Fashion Design course This career has a prospect these days
Abid : Is it suitable for boys
Hasib : Why not Boys are as good as girls in many professions now-a-days Whats your future plan
Abid : I would like to go for teaching
Hasib : It’s a good profession for a studious boy like you
Part B : Composition [Marks : 40]
13. Suppose, you are a student studying in Sylhet Govt. College. Your father has been transferred to Feni. You will have to go to Feni with your family and you have taken T.C. from Sylhet Govt. College. Now, write an application to the principal of Feni Govt. College for admission on T.C. 8
14. Suppose, you are a reporter of an English Daily. You have observed that ‘Facebook’ is influencing both positively and negatively our young generation. Now, write a report on ‘The impact of Facebook on young generation’.
15. Write a paragraph showing causes and effects of Road Accident in Bangladesh. Use 150 words.
16. Write a composition on “Female Education”. Write at least 200 words but do not exceed 250 words.
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