SPOKEN ENGLISH QUESTIONS

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME EXAMINATION, December 2014
(SPOKEN ENGLISH)
110: CONVERSATIONAL ENGLISH AND PUBLIC SPEAKING

Answer any FIVE of the following without omitting any section

 SECTION – A (5 × 20 = 100)
1. Write a conversation between a teacher and a parent in a Collage day function.
2. Write a conversation between a shop-keeper and a customer.
3. Write a short account on:
a) Expressions used for expressing gratitude
b) Expressions used on asking someone to say something again
c) Expressions used on apologising
d) Expression used to end a conversation.
 SECTION – B
4. Narrate the felicitation function that took place in your department.
5. Explain your experience on your visit to Annamalai University Campus.
6. Discuss your future plans after the completion of the course.
 SECTION – C
7. Write briefly about a talk between two travellers in a bus regarding the uses and
abuses of Internet.
8. Draw a telephonic conversation between you and your friend regarding the trip
you had to Ooty.
9. Complete the dialogue:
(Official : O, Customer : C)
C : _________? Do you know whether there is a train to Madurai today?
O : I’m afraid there is no direct train from here. You have to go to Chennai and
_________.
C : But I don’t have that much time _________?
O : Let me see. Yes, there’s a direct flight to Madurai, at 8.40 a.m.
C : Oh, I see ________. Could you ________? 

O : It’ll take atleast 30 minutes.
C : ________.
O : It is about fifteen thousand rupees from Mumbai.
C : _________.
 SECTION – D
 Write a speech on the following topics
10. Education and unemployment.
11. Freebies and politics.
12. Emancipation of women.