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Saturday, January 1, 2011

M.A. Linguistics

Prescribed Syllabus for the Entrance Test for admission in M.A. Linguistics 2013.

1. English Grammatical Skills
a) Parts of speech and their identification
b) Grammatical use of parts of speech
c) Usage of Tense, Modal and aspect
d) Use of definite article

2. Basic Knowledge of Linguistics
a) Definition of Linguistics
b) Branches of Linguistic
c) Basic History of Linguistic
d) Applications of Linguistics

3. Basic knowledge of English Vocabulary
a) Word Formation
b) Homonymy
c) Antonym and Synonymy
d) Idioms and Phrases

4. Current events of Regional, national and International importance
a) Regional Events- Kashmir Valley
b) Regional events- Jammu and ladakh
c) National Events
d) International Events

5 History of Kashmir
a) Ancient Period
b) Medieval Period
c) Modern Period upto 1947
d) Events after 1947

6 Knowledge of Kashmir, Language

7 Basic Knowledge of Kashmiri Literature

8 General-Science
a) Physics (Basics)
b) Chemistry (Basics
c) Zoology (Basics)
d) Botany (Basics)

9 Mass Media
a) Television
b) Radio
c) News paper
d) Internet

Mental Ability and Reasoning

10 Odd Man Out

11 Numerical Ability

12 Data interpretation

13 Verbal Reasoning

14 Abstract Reasoning

15 Numerical Reasoning