ENG001 Elementary English Assignment 1 Solution Fall 2014

Q1. In journalistic writing it is very important to keep the message, audience and purpose in mind. In the given paragraph identify the writer’s main idea and also write down in your own words a paragraph of 100-120 words describing the purpose behind the whole information.

The rules of conduct during an examination are clear. No books, calculators or papers are allowed in the test room. Proctors will not allow anyone with such items to take the test. Anyone caught cheating will be asked to leave the room. His or her test sheet will be taken. The incident will be reported to the proper authority. At the end of the test period, all materials will be returned to the proctor. Failure to abide by these rules will result in a failing grade for this test.

Q2. Content-writers mostly use first and second person; whereas a writer for a newspaper would use an objective tone (third-person reporting). Read each text and determine/identify the tone of the writer.

1. Emma thought: How can I make people notice me? Then, Emma’s two twin nieces ran in the kitchen and asked Emma to make a batch of cookies for their class. She did, and the next day at the bake sale, lots of children and parents were buying her cookies.

a) First-Person
b) Second-Person
c) Third-Person

2. Timmy Turner was rushing to get to school because he was going on a field trip. Timmy felt so happy and excited that he was going on his first field trip of the year. Timmy thought that everything was going to go good that day.

a) First-Person
b) Second-Person
c) Third-Person

3. First, you will need to wash your hands and gather all of your materials. Once you’ve done that, follow all of the directions in your cookbook. Put your crispy teats in the oven and cook for 30-35. Once the treats are cooled, you and your friends can enjoy.

a) First-Person
b) Second-Person
c) Third-Person

4. “Do you love candy?” I asked my friend Rosen.

a) First-Person
b) Second-Person
c) Third-Person

5. Jessie had felt sad all day. Maria came in the door and asked what was wrong. He told her that he felt being abandoned by everyone.

a) First-Person
b) Second-Person
c) Third-Person

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