B.A Punjab University 2016 English (Paper-B) Second Group

B.A Punjab University 2016

English (Paper-B)                                                                                          Second Group

Time: 3 Hrs.                                                                                              Max. Marks :100



Important Note:     Over-attempted idioms /correction of sentence will not be
marked . only the first five will be marked. Don’t write your names, ph # or identity in any answer.


Q.1                 write an essay with outline of 300-350 words on one of the following topics:

  1. domestic violence against Women.
  2. How Can We Build the soft image of Pakistan.
  • Provision of Justice can Strengthen Democracy
  1. Pakistan : An Emerging Economy
  2. Democracy: The Only Way Forward in the Contemporary World.


Q.2                 Read the following passage and answer the questions given at the end . the answer must be in your own words.

As we say the whole course of man’s development from the earliest times to the present and from the most primitive and simple to the most complex way of living, we are strongly impressed by the fact that whatever men have lived together there has been some group interest in education. As the group becomes more complex than this interest grows, institutions definitely charged with the task of teaching are created. Thus the school comes into existence and an educational system evolves.
but so far as we know from the meager records which have been left, early man had only a very simple educational system. Most of the child’s learning was picked up as he tribe, clan, or larger group. He learned to fish and to prepare his food, to fight his enemies and to take care of his simple and elementary need. In short, he learned to survive on the world in which the found himself.
as the life group become more complex, certain number of the groups took it upon themselves to become thoroughly familiar with the traditions and the customs and devoted most their time to teaching of the young. At first, learners cared together. But later specified places for teaching and learning were set up. These were the first schools.

  1. How can we say that even the earlist man had internet in education.
  2. How and when was the first educational institution established ?
  • What kind of educational system did the early man have?
  1. Trace the development of educational system?
  2. Suggest a suitable little for the passage ?
  3. Make a précis of the passage.



Q.3                 write a letter to the D.P.O of your district regarding the rising tide of sectarian violence in your district.


write a Application to the DPO of your district on the rise of drug trafficking in your areas.



Q.4                 correct any five of the followings (no extra attempt will be marked)

  1. He gave me many abuses.
  2. He bought five dozens eggs.
  • The English spoken throughout the world .
  1. He fixed a gallow for the criminal.
  2. One must do his duty.
  3. If he were older, he have more sense.
  • One should take care of his health.
  • She sing poem to her audience.
  1. The envy is an evil passion.
  2. I cannot help to praise him.


Q.5                 use any five of the following phrases in sentences (no extra attempt will be marked)

  1. A live wire:
  2. Gifts of the gab:
  • Small hours:
  1. The eternal triangle:
  2. Point blank:
  3. To bury the hatchet:
  • Budding genius :
  • In cold blood :
  1. A kettle of fish:
  2. Cry up:

Q.6                 write a dialogue between two friends on the issue of global warming.


Translate the following paragraph into English:

کچھ لوگوں نے یہ و طیرہ بنایاہوا ہے کہ وہ ہر آن ، مختلف حیلوں بہانوں سے پاکستان پر تنقید کرتے رہتے ہیں ۔اور اس کا موازنہ مغرب سے کرکے ہمیں یہ بتانے کی کوشش کرتے ہیں کہ ہم جدید دنیا سے کتنا پیچھے رہ گئے ہیں ۔ بعض اوقات تنگ آکر میں ان پڑے لوگوں سے کہتا ہوں “حضور آپ مغرب میں ہی تشریف لے جائیے۔ پاکستان جیسا غریب ملک آپ جیسی بڑی شخصیات کی میزبانی نہیں کرسکتا ۔ “

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