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SECTION A : Guided Writing (25 marks) [Time suggested : 40 minutes] Last week you have celebrated a Teacher’s Day at your

school. Using the pictures and notes below, write a letter to your pen pal telling him/her about Teacher’s Day celebration in your school.

Assembly – special day – speech

presented roses – cheerful faces - appreciate teachers

Stage presentations – choir – songs – entertained teachers

Traditional dances – graceful – games – lunch party

While writing your letter,     you may use all the notes given elaborate all the given notes to make it more interesting you may add any other relevant information make sure it is not less than 120 words

M SHANmughalingam (a) Who is the persona in stanza one ? (b) In stanza 2. What are they? i) ii) Older generation : Younger generation : . Heir Conditioning Grand dad did you breathe before air cons were invented was it hard staying alive without modern inventions? Grandma weren’t you flustered as you fluttered with paper fans? could you communicate before faxes and long distance calls became basic necessities? Grandchild we lived before your age. we did not know pollution.SECTION B: Literature Compenant (15 marks) [Time suggested : 30 minutes] 1. stress. according to the grandfather the two generations have different views concerning god and nature. traffic jams destruction of forests. Read the poem Heir Conditioning and answer the questions that follow. Because of our ignorance. streams and hills we feared God and nature now nature fears you and money is your new God.

The following are the novels studied in the literature component in English Language.Anna Sewell . write about the most exciting event in the story.Arthur Conan Doyle . Provide evidence from the text to support your answer.Jules Verne Based on one novel above. Black Beauty The Boscombe Valley Mystery Journey to the Centre of the Earth . Your response should be :   not less than 50 words in continuous writing (not in note form) .2.

Besides. including the 10 given words below be in continuous writing (not note form) be written in one paragraph Use your own words as far as possible without changing its original meaning. they become more knowledgeable. students can use the newspaper to be a continuous source of education and information. reading the newspaper also helps them improve their language skills. A survey carried out on the benefits of the newspaper clearly shows that students who read the newspapers have better awareness of the world around them. For example. Besides being easily available and affordable. Meanwhile. It is without doubt that the newspaper is beneficial to students. it offers them numerous benefits. As such. we should encourage them to read the newspaper every day. it can be used to obtain reference material or ideas for their school assignments. once outside the classroom. This is because they are better informed of the current issues happening around the world. Your summary must:    not be more than 60 words. As language proficiency seems to be a problem amongst students these days. they also encourage students to develop their thinking skills through extensive reading. they are able to put into practice what they have learnt. Hence. Write a summary on how the newspaper can be a useful tool to students. The newspaper today also motivates students to learn because it contains educational supplements that help them with their lessons. As such. The newspaper is an extremely useful learning tool to students today.SECTION C: Summary Writing (10 marks) [Time suggested : 20 minutes] Read the text below and complete the following task. Begin your summary as follows: The newspaper is a useful tool that helps students to…… END OF QUESTION PAPER .