Sunday, September 13, 2020

MEG 04 ASPECTS OF LANGUAGE Question Paper June 2018



Question Paper June 2018

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Answer question no. 1 which is compulsory and any other three questions.

1. Write short notes on any two of the following :

(a) Latin Borrowings in English

(b) Clipping as a Morphological Device

(c) Anaphora

(d) Cardinal Vowels

2. Examine how English spelling became unphonetic. Give examples where necessary.

3. Discuss the following approaches to word formation :

(a) Compounding

(b) Conversion

(c) Inflectional

(d) Reduplication Give examples.

4. , What is bilingualism ? Differentiate between compound, coordinate and subordinate bilinguals.

5. Discuss the different types of language planning. How do they relate to the Indian context ?

6. Examine the characteristics of American English and how it differs from British English.

7. Discuss how linguistics is related to literary criticism and stylistics.