ASSIGNMENT No. 1
Q.1 Convert the following statements into appropriate questions.
i. She is serving in education ministry these days.
Is she serving education ministry these days?
ii. Massive illiteracy is the greatest hurdle in the path of progress and prosperity.
Is massive illiteracy the greatest hurdle in the path of progress and prosperity?
iii. The old lady talked to me very politely.
Did the old lady talked to me politely?
iv. She takes much interest in historical fiction.
Does she takes much interest in historical fiction?
v. They are going to visit us really very soon.
Are they going to visit us very soon?
vi. We will fight against ignorance till our last breath.
Will we fight against ignorance till our last breath?
vii. He will appear in CSS exam this year.
Will he appear in CSS exam this year?
viii. Faiz Ahmad Faiz is one of the most prominent figures of Urdu poetry.
Is Faiz Ahmed Faiz is one of the most prominent figures of Urdu poetry?
ix. She is crying because she has lost her favorite toy.
Is she crying because she lost her favorite toy?
Q.2 Observe your mother’s daily activities closely for a few days and then write a brief and concise paragraph about her daily routine. The paragraph must be both cohesive and coherent.
My mother is a business entrepreneur. She has a very busy schedule despite which she takes good care of the whole family and also manages the house.
She wakes up at 5 o’clock in the morning, cleans the whole house, and makes food. After doing all the housework she takes a bath and does her prayers and meditation, as she is a very spiritual person.
At around 7 o’clock my mother wakes me and my brother up and then makes us get ready for school and serves all of us breakfast. After sending us to school she gets ready and goes to her office.
In the evening, after coming home she rests for a while and then starts preparing for dinner and simultaneously makes us do our homework.After finishing with homework and having dinner my mother makes us read a book for a while and then makes us sleep after which she does her work, watches TV, and goes to sleep
Q.3 Write question tags for the following sentences. Notice carefully whether the statement is positive or negative in each case.
i. They are working very hard, would they score better marks in finals ?
ii. They do not take interest in their studies, should I ask their teachers ?
iii. She was fond of classical music, why she doesn’t take interest in it now ?