EDU720 – ENGLISH METHODS (2014)

NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA

14/16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

MARCH/APRIL 2014 EXAMINATION

 

COURSE CODE:             EDU720

COURSE TITLE:              ENGLISH METHODS                            CREDIT UNITS:  2

TIME ALLOWED:           2 HOURS

INSTRUCTION:              Answer Question 1 and any other 2 questions.

 

1a. Explain 4 important clues that can help you in the use of acquired words. 12mks.

1b. Define affixation. 3mks. 1c. List 5 ways of creating new words in English language.                               5mks.

1d. List 2 methods of word formation through affixation and give 4 examples of each.    10mks

 

2a. What is applied linguistics?                                                                                                                   5mks

2b. Differentiate between (i) approach, (ii) method, (iii) technique (iv) design and (v) procedure.                                                                                                                                                                                             15mks

 

3a. Define reading comprehension.                                                                                                        2.5mks.

3b.  List and explain 7 types of questions to expect in reading comprehension.                   17.5mks

 

4. Write short notes on the following:

i. English as second language ii.  Importance of teaching literature in secondary schools

iii. Achievement tests    iv. Curriculum.    V. Descriptive writing.                                   20mks.

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