B.E. (First Semester)
Examination, May-June -2007
LANGUAGE : PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION INENGLISH
Branch: AEi, Arch., Bio Tech, Chem., Civil, QSE, Elect, EEE, Ei, ET&T, IT, Mech., Mining
- (a) What is meant by effective communication? Describe 7 C’s com medication .
(b) Elucidate the process of communication between ‘A’ & ‘B’ and describe the various elements of communication.
(c) Describe the various barriers in communication in general
- (a) Discuss the characteristics and principles of precis writing
(b) Propose a layout of the various elements of a technical report and briefly describe the back matter elements
(c) Write a notice inviting tender for construction of a hostel building of your institute , released by the director assuming any required data/information for the same
Unit – III
- Do as directed :
(a) Change into passive voice :
Automation can make the work easy.
(b) Put into plurals :
An engineer’s works out of route.
(c) Insert “some” or ‘any’ :
Is there ………………. petrol left in the fuel tank?
(d) Insert ‘all’, ‘each’ , ‘every’ in the blanks if appropriate :
Let …………. person go round the place and see for himself what is like.
(e) Change the following sentence in to a negative :
She puts on rather wired cloths.
(f) Complete the following sentence with a clause beginning with ‘so’, ‘neither” or ‘no’.
His wife must not say anything to him…….his mother-in-law.
(g) Combine the following pair of sentence using ‘who’, ‘which’, ‘whom’ whichever is appropriate :
(i) The man gave her some new ideas .
(ii) She met him a few days ago. Correct the following sentence :
(h)My foot is paining.
(i)He gave a speech,
( j) I said to him to go.
(k) l.won him in the race .
(I) Open the light.
(m) This is my first time to play cricket since a long time.
(n) i am ill since three months .
(o) He is wiser than me .
(p) This is a worth seeing sight.
Unit – IV
4 .(a) Describe the principle of oral presentation. What factors would you bear mind
while going for an oral presentation before a large group
(b) Discuss about the planning preparation and conduction of a meeting.
(c) How should a candidate conduct himself during selection interviews?
5 (a) Discuss the Do’s and Don’ts of a telephonic conversation.
(b) Describe the essentials of good listening.
(c)Describe the use of audio — visual devices to make presentation more effective