Inter (Part-I) Lahore Board 2012
English (Compulsory) Paper I (Objective Type)
Time Allowed: 30 Minutes Max.Marks:20Note: Four possible answers A, B. C and D to each question are given. The choice which you think is correct, fill that circle in front of that question with Marker or Pen ink. Cutting or filling two or more circles will result in zero mark in that question.
Write the letter A, B, C or D in the column (write correct option) against each question also. If there is a contradiction in the bubble and hand written answer, bubble option will be considered correct.
Choose the correct option in meaning to the underlined words :
l. l am dragged the boy into a large kitchenette.
(A) big room (B) back room (C) small kitchen (D) big kitchen
2. Let freedom ring from the curvaceous peaks of California
(A) having curves (B) lofty (C) low (D) fat
3. The Sergeant said that he could quieten the slave.
(A) silent (B) punish (C) teach (D) train
4. The sunlight was perverted.
(A) diverted (B) fierce (C) lovely (D) burning
5. The author had a vexing dream one night.
(A) troublesome (B) pleasing (C) long (D) lovely
6. The man was dragging the corpse in the mud.
(A) hiding (B) burying (C) pulling (D) tearing
7. Mrs. Spelding looks bored and vague.
(A) bold (B) timid (C) sharp (D) brainless
8. It shows play wrights eminently fascinating attitude.
(A) humbly (B) highly (C) lowly (D) simply
9. There is a.time to pluck up that which is planted.
(A) harvest (B) saw (C) sow (D) ascend
10. The Muslims should be God-drunk
(A) lover of Allah (B) drinker of wine
(C) lover of wealth (D) fich man
Choose the correct answer:
11. Who calls Kreton a joker?
(A) John (B) Ellen (C) General Powers (D) Spelding
12. Wozzeck repairs:
(A) furniture (B) watches (C) shoes (D) cars
13. Which language did the Martian speak?
(A) English (B) Greek (C) Italian (D) French
14. What was the first name of sick Girl?
(A) Jolly (B) Bella (C) Cora (D) Mathilda
15. What did Abdul’s wife teach the girls of the village?
(A) cooking (B) sewing (C) The Holy Quran (D) English
Choose the correct form of the verb :
16. She hopes that she her lost child.
(A) were finding (B) finds (C) will find (D) will finds
17. She is not sleeping, she the books.
(A) is study (B) is studying (C) had study (D) has study
18. He…….. his boy how to ride a bicycle
(A) is teaching(B) is teach (C) do not teach (D) have taught
19. It………….before I came out.
(A) rains (B) will be raining (C) had rained (D) have rained
20. He……… two days ago.
(A) do not die (B) will die (C) die (D) died
Inter (Part I) Lahore Board 2012
English (Compulsory) Paper I (Essay Type)
Time Allowed: 2.30 Hours Max. Marks: 80
Answer in (3-5 lines / sentences) the following any SIX
questions from Book-I (Short Stories):
2 . (i) Why did Norma try to persuade her husband to agree
(ii) Why did the old man not follow the advice of the doctors?
(iii) What made Hubert shameful ?
(iv) What was the subject discussed at the club?
(v) How did the sick girl look by appearance?
(vi) What should be the role of a King?
(vii) What is Martin Luther King's dream?
(viii) Why did Jim sell his gold watch?
(ix) Who was Ch. Fateh Dad?
3. Answer in (3-5 lines / sentences) any FIVE of the following
questions from Book-Ill (One Act Plays): 10
(i) What was the thing the Second Man was afraid of during
his childhood ?
(ii) Why was the Girl walking along the road all alone at
(iii) Write a few lines about Kreton.
(iv) What are Mr. Spelding’s views about the'flying object?
(v) Describe Mrs. Spelding briefly.
(vi) What does Clay want to put in the local newspaper and
(vii) Describe the place and scene of the play, the ‘Oyster
and the Pearl’.
(viii) When and for how much money did Harry buy the
4. Answer in (3-5 lines / sentences) any FOUR of the following
questions from Book-Ill ( Poems ): 8
(i) When does Cherry bloom and how does it look?
(ii) What importance of time has been pointed out by the ’
poet in “Times”?
(iii) Who cannot compete with the civilization of Makkah?
(iv) Why did the people of two cities look powerless and
helpless? (A Tale of Two Cities)
(v) Why does a person feel helpless on the death of a friend?
(vi) Why did Mansur mount gallows?
5. Write a letter to your father telling him about your studies. 10
ORWrite an application to the Principal of your college
requesting him / her for full fee-concession.
6. Write a story on the moral lesson :
Honesty is the best policy. OR No pains, no gains. 10
7.(a) Explain the following lines with reference to the
context: 5 Shape without form, shade without colour,
Paralysed force, gesture without motion;
(b) Punctuate the following extract from Book-I : 5
does your throat hurt you added the mother to the child but
the little girls expression did n t change nor did she move
her eyes from my face
(c) Use any FIVE of the following pairs of words in
your sentences: 5
(i) Access; Excess (ii) Hue; Hew (iii) Bear; Bare
(iv) Persecute; Prosecute (v) Cannon; Canon
(vi) Temporary; Temporal (vii) Ordinance; Ordnance
8. Translate the following passage into Urdu.
(Short Stories Book-I): 15
Sweat popped out on .the boy’s face and he began to
struggle. Mrs. Jones stopped, jerked him around in front of
her, put a half nelson about his neck, and continued to
drag him up the street. When she got to her door, she
dragged the boy inside, down a hall, and into a large
kitchenette-furnished room at the rear of the house. She
switched on the light and left the door open., The boy
could hear other roomers laughing and talking in the large
house. Some of their doors were open, too, so he knew he
and the woman were not alone. The woman still held him
by the neck in the middle of her room.
8. Candidates whose medium of Examination is English will
write an essay on “Patriotism”. 15
Inter English group 2 - 2012