Sunday, September 13, 2020

MEG 04 ASPECTS OF LANGUAGE Question Paper December 2017



Question Paper December, 2017

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Answer question no. 1 which is compulsory and any other three questions. All questions carry equal marks.

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

(a) Derivational Affixes

(b) Blends

(c) Indian English

(d) Foregrounding Through Parallelism

2. Describe, with examples, the characteristics of human language. How is it different from animal communication ?

3. Describe the English consonants, giving examples.

4. What tests would you use to identify a syntactic constituent ?

5. What is a standard language ? Attempt an examination of the need, process and consequences of Standard English.

6. Distinguish between code-switching and code-mixing with suitable examples.

7. What is Bilingualism ? What are the consequences of bilingualism for the individual, for society and for the two languages concerned ?