Functional Communication Past Papers Exam Questions

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil

Guess Paper 1: Functional Communication Fall – 2020 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1 Write short answers to the following:
a) Conjunctions
b) Adjective and its kinds

Q.2 Discuss skimming in detail.

Q.3 Explain the characteristics of the present tense with suitable examples.

Q.4 What are the five planning steps for effective message?

Q.5 What is the format of research paper?

Q.6 Explain 7C’s of communication.

Q.7 Discuss clause along with its types.

Q.8 Write short notes on any two of the following
a) Phrase
b) Past Continuous tense
c) Correctness

Guess Paper 2: Functional Communication Spring- 2020 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1 Explain the process of skimming.

Q.2 Vocabulary building is central to the art of writing. Elucidate.

Q.3 Discuss tenses in detail.

Q.4 Scanning is a reading technique. Elaborate.

Q.5 What is creative writing?

Q.6 How writers maintain cohesion in a text? Explain.

Q.7 Discuss Punctuations along with suitable examples.

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

a) Relation clauses
b) Phrases
c) Clauses

Guess Paper 3: Functional Communication Fall – 2019 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1 (a) Write down 7 punctuation marks with their symbols. (7)
(b) Write five planning steps for an effective message. (7)

Q.2 what is meant by communication? Explain 7 C’s of communication in two sentences each. (14)

Q.3 Write a letter to your father informing him about your success in recent examination. (14)

Q.4 Identify the type of tense in the following sentences. (14)
i. She does not like reading novels.
ii. When will the players be coming to the stadium?
iii. You didn’t agree to my proposal
iv. He has been playing the football game since morning.
v. the girls have completed their assignment
vi. My uncle had shown his true colors in old business.
vii. Is the girl singing a new song?

Q.5 Write a detailed CV applying for a post relevant to your field. (14)

Q.6. write an essay (of 200-250 words only) on any one of the given topics. (14)
(a) My Favorite Personality
(b) A Cricket Match

Q.7 Write ten effective presentation skills. (14)

Guess Paper 4: Functional Communication Spring- 2019 Past Papers

Time Allowed: 3 hours

Total Marks:    70, Passing Marks (35)

Q.1 (a) Write down 7 punctuation marks with their symbols. (7)
(b) Identify the underlined part as phrase or clause. (7)
I. The city council objected when the mayor changed his mind.
ii. They found the note in an old book.
iii. My brother looks like my uncle.
Iv. I like grammar, therefore I like this class.
V. Later, in the afternoon, she went to the park.
VI. I will go with you next time.
VII. Are you coming tomorrow?

Q.2 Write down a letter of application applying for a job. (14)

Q.3 What is meant by communication? Explain 7 C’s of communication in two sentences each. (14)

Q.4 Identify the type of tense in the following sentences. (14)
i. I like to study English; therefore, I love this class.
ii. When the bell rings, the students run into their classes.
iii. Yesterday, she took her pet for a long walk.
iv. He has been playing the football game since morning.
v. The boys went to park, but they didn’t go to the zoo.
vi. My uncle had shown his true colors in old business.
vii. Is the girl singing a new song?

Q.5 Write a detailed CV applying for a post relevant to your field. (14)

Q.6 write an essay (of 200-250 words only) on any one of the given topics. (14)
(a) Abuses of Facebook
(b) A Cricket Match

Q.7 Write ten effective presentation skills. (14)

Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil