Academic Writing English Important Questions from Past Papers

Paper 1: Academic Writing English – Past Papers.

Academic Writing (English – III)

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1     What is meant by report writing? Also mention the importance of receiving, editing & rewriting.

Q.2     What is the procedure of report writing and why planning is needed before report writing.

Q.3     Describe the principles of reporting writing.

Q.4    What is Bibliography? Write detail about its types.

Q.5    Define the term Audio-Visual aids? Highlight the role of Av aids in an effective presentation.

Q.6    Write in detail the different steps involved in proposal writing?

Q.7    What is a summary? What are the essential points are must keep in mind while summarizing a text?

Q.8    Explain an essay on any ONE of the following.

  1. Unemployment in Pakistan.
  2. The use of Mobiles Phone.
  3. Addiction to drugs.

Paper 2: Academic Writing English – Past Papers.

Academic Writing (English – III)

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q1.      Write an essay on any one of the following:-

  1. Social media effect on young generation
  2. Effects of Pollution
  • Internet influence of kids

Q2.      Define short report. Why are short reports written?

Q3.      What are the basic principles of writing a summary?

Q4.      Preliminary study and careful planning are very important for writing reports. Explain.

Q5.      Define Effective writing. Knowledge of facts and readers are important planning steps of effective writing. Explain.

Q6.      What is a bibliography? Also, discuss its types.

Q7.      Why audio-visual aids are important in the presentation? Explain.

Q8.      Explain the following terms with suitable examples.

  1. Rapid Composition
  2. Organize material
  • Solicited Proposal
  1. Unsolicited proposal
  2. Revision

Paper 3: Academic Writing English – Past Papers.

Academic Writing (English – III)

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1      Explain Effective writing in detail.

Q.2      What are the different principles of report writing?

Q.3      What is the procedure of writing reports?

Q.4      Discuss the format of a research paper.

Q.5      What is a bibliography? Explain.

Q.6      Explain the significance of bibliography in research.

Q.7      What is the role of audio-visual aids?

Q.8      Write short notes on any two of the following

  1. Editing
  2. Reviewing
  3. Rewriting
Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil