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UNIT V: Conversation Practice                                                                           12 Periods

               Language Functions:  Greetings; Seeking/Giving Information; Agreeing/Disagreeing; Seeking
               and giving advice/suggestions; Apologising; Thanking and Responding to thanks; Expressing
               reservations;  Exclamations;  surprise,  pity,  wonder,  sorrow;  Politeness  markers;  Short
               Dialogues; Tongue-Twisters. Discussion on recent issues; improving communication using

               TEXT BOOK
               Complied by Department of English, SASTRA.


                       1.  Davidson, George. Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases. London:
                          Penguin Reference,2004.
                       2.  Hornby,  A.S.  (Ed.)  Oxford  Advanced  Learners’  Dictionary.  9   edition.  Oxford.
                          Oxford University Press, 2015.
                       3.  Krishnaswamy, N. Modern English: A Book of Grammar, Usage and Composition.
                          Chennai: Macmillan, 2010.
                       4.  McCarthy,  Margaret.  Letter  Writing  Made  Easy  –  Featuring  Sample  Letters  for
                          Hundreds of Common Occasions. New Delhi: Jaico Publishing House, 2011.
                       5.  Murphy, Raymond. Essential English Grammar. Cambridge: Cambridge University
                          Press, 2010. Print.
                       6.  Wren & Martin. High School English Grammar and Composition.  (Revised edn.)
                          New Delhi: Chand & Co.
                       7.  Eastwood, John. 2020. Be Grammar Ready. New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

               LEARNING OUTCOMES
               By the end of the course, the learners will be able to:

                  Unit I    Write simple and grammatically correct sentences

                  Unit II   Appreciate poetic devices for language learning

                  Unit III   Apply the experiences of great personalities in real-life situations

                  Unit IV   Improve various modes of writing skills

                  Unit V    Speak well in particular situations relating to various business activities.
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