FPSC English Lecturer Paper 10th April 2017
Assalam o alaikum friends, This test was conducted on 10th April 2017 and the posts were announced under capital administration for FG colleges. This first thread of mine is another way to thank the members and admins of this great forums for having wonderful threads available here from which I have consulted a lot. Enough talking Let's check the questions which I recalled with most of the correct answers. some answers were dubious so it is better to google them as well. Thanks.
MCQ Correct Answer
"Platitude, clichι" "sage, wise"
Decanter : Pour "monument, venerate"
Truism : Obvious daredevil : audacious
Lie : Prevaricate "waver, falter "
Vitriol : Bitter alabaster : white
Invective : Blame masonry : construct
Vernacular : Regional fluctuation : irregular
Virulent : Poisonous "disparate, distinct"
Grenadier : Army "count, nobility"
Fake : Authenticity "latent, manifestation"
grandiloquent lofty in style
hneophyte new participant
loquacious trivial conversation
(I cant recall fifth one)
Shakespeare's comedy rival? Ben jonson
philosopher in merchant of venice? portia
shakespeare dramas contained continental and elements mediterranean
the rape of lucrece was written in 1594
"shakespeare did not write about? Henry 4, henry 5, henry 7" henry 7
The lady of May was written by philip sidney
shakespeare inverted which syntactic structure of english sentences
Marlowe was stabbed by Ingram Frizer
Thomas more was counsel to Henry VIII
"Father of Daniel Defoe, James Defoe was a " butcher
chomsky was born on "7th December, 1928"
Dryden in 1663 married Elizabeth sister of Sir Robert Howard
One mcq was about the parliamentary life of Francis Bacon but forgot the statement
Important incident of 1642-1651? civil war
approx period of elizabethan age 1550 to 1660
the araignment of paris was written in 1584
Spenser was secretary to . (question forgot)
Macaulay gave Bentinck act for indian education in 1835
"Milton alluded to whom in this line ""Me thought I saw my late espoused saint""? Cromwell, etc " "cathrene Woodcock, his wife."
literacy rate of pakistan at the time of independence was 15
literacy ratio of women in pakistan who have acquired ten years of schooling is 18pc
"literacy ratio of women in tribal areas is: 9pc, 9.5pc, 9.8 pc, none of these " none of these (3pc)
"highest literacy among islamabad, lahore, abottabad is " lahore
In how many languages subject comes at the beginning of the sentence?
"implicature was coined by: chomsky, skinner, HP wells, none of these " none of these (HP Grice)
Technology enhanced learning method TEL was introduced in
"binding in linguistics is done by: a. anaphora, cataphora, exophora, none." anaphora
binding and government theory was given in 1980s
the term forensic linguistic was coined by Jan Svartvik
"Halliday worked for which stylistics, african, italian, british " British
"prague school influenced, semantics, semiotics, syntax " semiotics
"the linking in sentences is done by, conjoining, discourse marker, both," both
"history of administration dates back to, 3000 years ago, 4000, 5000"
types of administration 3
eclectic approach takes from different sources
"crow and crow pinpointed the main aim of education, good citizenship etc" good citizenry
ever-lasting teaching method perennialism
against experimental knowledge
types of administration according to
jamia milia islami was founded by maulana shaukat Ali
"most important element of education is, learner, evaluation .."
"deobund movement used revision of curriculum as: motive, need, ... " motive
"least important: test, assessment, " test
"wide term is: aims, instructive objectives, goals" aims
supervision does not mean disturbing teacher but cooperating with him is said by
"process of presenting content in an easy form: approach, methodology "
"combination of aesthetics and ethics is: ontology, epistemology "
"according to aristotle, diction consists of elements " 8
"process of investigating permanent difficulties is: summative assessment, formidable, none etc" none (diagnostic)
current education policy was made in 2009
"by 2018, the share of gdp allocated to education is " 4pc
"linguistic law (I forgot) was it, this law? in linguistics, Menzerath-Altmann law): This law states that the sizes of the constituents of a construction decrease with increasing
size of the construction under study. The longer, e.g. a sentence (measured in terms of the number of clauses) the shorter the clauses (measured in terms
of the number of words), or: the longer a word (in syllables or morphs) the shorter the syllables or words in sounds).
"in the early phase, teaching should be: critical, corrective, creative .."
"lower case x is the symbol for: fricatives, voiced affricates etc " Voiceless velar fricative**
"stod is: alveolar, veolar etc " glottal stop
"test consisting of different patterns is: intelligent test, scholastic etc "
translation method was given by . (forgot): david tracks etc
"which bronte sister was died at the age of 29? Anne, charlot, emily" anne (1820-1849)
how many poems of Wyatt published in his life time none
x bar theory was given in 1970
"syllable having no onset is : null onset, zero onset, etc" null onset
syllable having coda is closed syllable
"combination of nucleus and coda is: nuclei-coda, rhyme, rime etc" "rhyme, rime (I think both)"
title of regius orator to john skelton is given in 1513-1514
armstrong was exponent of problem solving method
"tagmeme chomsky, pike, none, and fourth option was?" bloomfield or Pike
phatic communication term was coined by Bronis?aw Malinowski
"quantitative linguistics is the type of: applied linguistics, mathematical linguistics etc." mathematical linguistics
"I guess one mcq was related to something like that not sure, actometer, hygrometer, pictograph pictometer "
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