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Question 112

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Make the directed changes in the following sentences without changing their meaning (2 Mark)

Road accidents injure many people every day. (Change into passive voice)

Question 113

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Correct the following sentences without changing their meaning. Do not make unnecessary changes in the original sentence. (1 Mark)

Choose only such friends whom you can trust.

Question 114

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Write an essay on any one of the following in not less than 800 words: (30 Mark)

Disaster Management: The need of the hour

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Disaster Management can be defined as the organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies, in particular preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters. A disaster is a consequence of a sudden disastrous event which seriously disrupts the normal f…

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Question 115

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Make the directed changes in the following sentences without changing their meaning (2 Mark)

My father said, “Wait till I have finished all that I have to say.” (Change into indirect speech)

Question 116

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Write a paragraph in about 200 words on any one of the following phrases/expressions: (10 Mark)

Waste not, want not

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If you do not waste anything, you will always have enough. If you use a commodity or resource carefully and without extravagance you will never be in need. This is applicable to anything and everything in life be it time, money or resources. Wise use of one՚s resources will keep one from poverty. What it means is that if you do not waste the things…

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Question 117

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Write a paragraph in about 200 words on any one of the following phrases/expressions: (10 Mark)

The pen is mightier than the sword

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The power of a pen is enormously larger than a sword. The pen is usually linked with writing. It helps the writer to record his thoughts on paper. Whereas a sword is a weapon used to impose power and strength on someone weaker. A person՚s ideas and thoughts are expressed through his or her writing. This can make a huge impact on the readers. What t…

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