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Introduction to What I teach for this sem. Essay writing

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    • Good Morning Ladies and Gentlemen
    • THIS SEMESTER PART II PROSE, POETRY, LANGUAGE STUDY AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS
    • What I Teach in Unit I Prose
      • 1.Your Commitment to Self-Mastery: Kaizen – Robin Sharma
      • 2. The Sun, the Planets and the Stars- C.Jones
      • 3. The Last Letter to Indira - Jawaharlal Nehru
      • 4. Circuses – Sir Harold Nicolson
      • 5. Tolerance – E. M. Forster
      Circuses Sir Harold Nicolson Tolerance E. M. Forster
    • What I Teach in Unit II Poetry
      • The Bailiff’s Daughter of Islington – Anonymous
      • The Road Not Taken – Robert Frost
      • Because I Could Not Stop for Death- Emily Dickinson
      • Goodbye Party for Miss Pushpa. T.S. – Nissim Ezekiel
      • The Harp and the King – Judith Wright
      The Bailiff’s Daughter of Islington Anonymous The Road Not Taken Robert Frost
    • What I Teach in Unit III English for Competitive Examinations
      • 1. Errors and How to Avoid Errors
      • 2. Spotting Errors
      • 3. Sentence Completion
      • 4. Reconstructing Passages
      Reconstructing Passages
    • What I Teach in Unit IV Language Skills
      • 1.E-mail Writing
      • 2.Minutes Writing
      • 3.Book Review/ Film Review
      • 4.Essay Writing
      Essay Writing
    • What I Teach in Unit V Oral Communication Skills
      • Part III Communication Skills – 2
      • Part IV Telephone Skills
      • Part V Group Discussion
      Group Discussion
    • This Class
      • Question Pattern
      • Internal Mark Calculation
      • Essay Writing – An Introduction
    • Question Pattern For External Exam Time: 3 hrs Max: 75 Marks
      • Three Parts [Marks]
      • Part A 10 x 01 = 10 Marks
      • Part B 05 x 05 = 25 Marks
      • Part C 05 x 08 = 40 Marks
    • Part A
      • 10 Objective [Multiple Choice] Questions from Units I, II, III and V
      • Unit I Prose 3 questions [Q Nos. 1, 2, 3]
      • Unit II Poetry 3 questions [Q Nos. 4, 5, 6]
      • Unit III
      • English for Competitive Examination
      • 2 questions [Q Nos. 7, 8]
      • Unit V
      • Oral Communication Skills 2 questions
      • [Qn Nos.9,10]
    • Part B
      • Qn. 11: Two annotations from Prose out of four Choices [1 from Group A (Either i or ii) and 1 from Group B (Either i or ii)]
      • Qn. 12:Two annotations from Poetry out of four Choices [1 from Group A (Either i or ii) and 1 from Group B (Either i or ii)]
      • Qn. 13: Spotting or Correcting the Errors in the given sentences
      • Qn. 14: Drafting an E-Mail or Minutes Writing
      • Qn. 15: Writing suitable expressions for given situations or Reconstructing a given passage
    • Part C
      • Qn. 16: 1 long essay from Prose [400-500 words] [a or b]
      • Qn. 17: 1 long essay from Poetry [400-500 words] [a or b]
      • Qn. 18: Spotting/ Correcting Errors in the given sentences [Eight Objective Questions from English for Competitive Examinations [a or b]
      • Qn. 19: Writing a film/book review in about 400-500 words or writing an essay on select topics in about 400-500 words from a list [a or b]
      • From a list.
    • Part C
      • List of Essay Topics for Qn. 19
      • 1. Role and Responsibilities of a Good Citizen
      • 2. Science and Technology in Modern India
      • 3. Students and Politics
      • 4. Parliamentary Democracy in India
      • 5. Education and Employment
    • Part C
      • List of Essay Topics for Qn. 19
      • 6. Impact of Globalization in India
      • 7. Need for Compulsory Sports
      • 8. The Plight of Higher Education in India
      • 9. Religious Minorities in Secular Society
      • 10. Women Empowerment
    • Part C
      • Qn. 20. Responding to the given situations [eight situations] or writing appropriate expressions to the given situations [four situations] from Oral Communication Skills [a or b]
    • Unit Wise Marks Distribution
      • Unit I 16 Marks
      • Unit II 16 Marks
      • Unit III 20 Marks
      • Unit IV 13 Marks
      • Unit V 10 Marks
    • Internal Marks Calculation
      • Maximum 25 Marks
      • Test 20 Marks Assignment 05 Marks
      • Out of Three Tests the third One will be Conducted as Viva
      • Best one of the two tests Plus Viva Mark will be added
      • The average of the former will be added with assignment marks
      • The former total is the final internal mark for 25
    • Internal Marks Calculation 24 Total marks 5 19 38 19 19 19 18 Assignment Mean Best of Ist two + Viva Viva Best of Ist two II Int I Int.
    • Essay Writing An Introduction
      • Definitions
      • A composition in prose which is usually short and written on any subject is called an essay
      • Usually writing in detail about someone, something, an idea or an opinion is called as essay writing
      • Any prose writing of considerable length of a particular topic is called an essay
    • What is Done
      • In essay writing one or two ideas are:
      • Elaborated
      • Defined
      • Compared
      • Explained
      • evaluated
    •  
    • Essay Consists of:
      • Topic
      • Introduction
      • Main body
      • Sub Headings or topics
      • Summary
      • Illustrations
      • Descriptions
      • Examples
      • Commentaries
    • Stages Involved in Writing Essay
      • Prewriting
      • Writing
      • Editing
    • Prewriting
      • Preparing Outline
      • Jot down the important ideas
      • Arrange all ideas in relation to the main topic
      • Collect the fact and details about the ideas
      • Organize it in the form of an essay
    • How to Prepare Outline
      • Collect ideas
      • Group the ideas
    • How To Prepare Outline
      • Largest of all animals
      • Used in tiger-hunting
      • Revengeful
      • Its trunk and large ears
      • Found in India and Africa- two kinds
      • Its skill in piling logs
      • Its great strength
      • In India used in state processions
      • 09.How Caught and tamed
      • 10. Mad elephants
      • 11.Elephant grass
      • 12Its tusks- hunted for Ivory
      • 13.Howdah and Mahout
      • 14. Story of blind men and Elephant
      • 15. In Old times used in war
      • 16. Its intelligence
      • 17. Feeds on Leaves and grass
      • 18. Can draw heavy loads
      Writing an essay on The Elephant The Elephant List of collected ideas
    • How To Prepare Outline
      • Outline
      • Description
      • Habitat and Food
      • How and why hunted
      • Strength and intelligence
      • Its different uses
    • Writing
      • Ideas are given the written form
      • Introducing the key sentences in the topic
      • The ideas are united to form an essay
      • Writing the Opinion and conclusion for the ideas together
    • Editing
      • Check and Correct essays for grammar, punctuation etc
      • Check the sequence
      • Check the style
      • Check whether all ideas are related
    • Characteristics of an Effective Essay
      • Unity- An essay must be a unity, developing one theme with a definite purpose. It should have an organic unity
      • Order- The essay should follow a certain ordered line of thought and come to a definite conclusion
      • Brevity- The essays should not be too long. It should be short and precise
      • Style- Language should be formal.
      • The Personal Touch- It should have the individuality of the writer. A persons view on a topic
    • A Good Essay Consists Of
      • Suitable Subject Matter
      • Proper Arrangement
      • Adequate Power of Expression
    • Do’s
      • Be Precise
      • Express ideas with clarity
      • Give proper illustrations
      • Give suitable examples
      • Use apt descriptions
      • Use right expressions
    • Don'ts
      • Avoid irrelevant points
      • Avoid circumlocution
      • Avoid long evolving sentences
      • Avoid gender sensitive language
      • Avoid slangs
      • Avoid colloquialisms
      • Avoid inconsistencies in language
    • Types of Essay Writing
      • Definition Essay – Where a key word or key idea is defined from different points of View
      • Comparative and Contrastive Essays – Two or more persons, places, ideas, opinions are compared and contrasted
      • Classificatory Essays – Here separate things or ideas are put in different categories
      • Descriptive Essays – Here descriptions of different aspects are given for a person, place or a particular thing.
    • Types of Essay Writing
      • Discursive Essays – Choice is made among different opinions, ideas and objects preference for one is satisfied
      • Evaluative Essays – Based on certain criteria the evaluation of people, places or things is done
      • Reflective Essays – It consists of reflections or thoughts on some topic which is generally of an abstract nature
    • Types of Essay Writing
      • Narrative Essays – A narrative essay consists mainly in the narration of some event, or series of events
      • Expository Essays – An expository essay consists of explanation of some subject
      • Imaginative Essays – Essay on subjects such as the feelings of a dog, or a student etc
    • To Be Continued…
    • Thank You