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GST102

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Connection between the sentences is one of the elements that go into the _________of a good paragraph

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In a formal letter, the signature comes before the __________of the sender


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In a_________, the author takes the reader logically and smoothly from one idea to another


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The opening sentence in a paragraph, states the central __________of that paragraph for the reader.

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__________ is the extra effort used in speaking or pronouncing a word 

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Homophones are ___________that have the same pronunciation but differ a little in spelling


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Formal letters are --------- in their styles and phraseology


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In this senetence 'The man THAT YOU SAW YESTERDAY WAS the former President of Nigeria' the capitalised group of words is called a ________

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The type of error contained in this sentence 'I was awakened by loud cry' is called ________

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Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. The art of football commentary was developed along with the sport. The verb is ____

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No sentence can be correct in English without proper sequence of _______

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Transition devices is used to link sentences in __________

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The ________ is used to describe past events, and emphasise their effect on the speaker's present situation.

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Sounds in the English language can broadly be divided into _____________and consonants


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__________ are used to represent sounds in the dictionary


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The English language has ______ consonant sounds


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The use of jargon should be avoided in _____writing

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_____________ brings a change in meaning in English utterances


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Constant ___________of the English sounds makes you a good speaker English


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In English unlike in Nigerian languages there is not perfect ________ between spelling and sound


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In a _________ instead of using "I beg to state" use enquiry instead


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Which vowel is represented in the word 'whack'?

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A long sentence is usually divided into what may be called breath groups, or_________ groups.

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Placing a topic sentence at the end of a paragraph _________

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_________________ qualifies nouns 


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The topic sentence is most frequently found at the _______ of the paragraph.

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Indicate the sentence type, simple, compound, complex, or compound-complex. Naturally, Joy does not enjoy chopping firewood, killing mosquitoes, and cooking over an open fire. This is a __________ sentence

 

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Secondary _____is weaker than the primary stress


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Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. It is preferred to basketball. The verb is ______

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"won", "one", "take", "sit", "bit", "peak" and "come" are all ___________


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In a word, the part that has the stress is pronounced with _____force


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The word "pretend" can be an adjective as well as a _____________


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------------- entails keeping the rules, customs and conventions that are observed in our society


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The English vowels and consonants are very important to ______ spoken English


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The only way you can learn how to summarise is for you to ______

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The ---------- of a paragraph may be a problem, statement or a Generalization

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Well-articulated discussion is possible with one another because we have adequate _____________


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Identify the voice of the underlined verb in the sentence as active or passive. The game of football will keep Nigerians glued to their television sets for a long time to come. The verb is _______

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State if this sentence is FORMAL or INFORMAL: She longed for a friend in whom she could confide. _____

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The ________situation of a country determines the way a speech is presented.

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The English vowels and consonants are very important to ______ spoken English


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Identify the infinitive phrase in the sentence. Choose a car to please yourself, not others. The infinitive phrase is ______

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The English word 'Afterwards' is stressed on the _________ syllable

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A word that replaces another with the same meaning is called a ___________


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The use of the passive voice is more common in ___________


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The application letter is a _________to an advertisement


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Complex sentences with ______clauses are deployed in summary writing to make the passage shorter

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The method of development of the paragraph you choose should be the one that will most effectively put across the ________you want to make 


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Combining two or three _____of a passage into one will help condense the passage

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Fill in the blanks with have or has: _______ he arrived already?

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