Unit 10: Security

1. Here are four headlines with ambiguous meanings. Expand them in two ways: first to indicate the intended meaning, then to Indicate the unintended ambiguous meaning. POLICE FOUND SAFE UNDER BLANKET PASSENGERS HIT BY CANCELLED TRAINS RED TAPE HOLDS UP NEW BRIDGE POLICE SHOOT MAN WITH KNIFE ANSWER 1. Intended meaning: Police officers have found […]

Unit 9: Responsibility

1. Imagine you were the judge for these cases. What would your punishment be? abandoning thirty-five kittens in a forest on a cold night calling a police officer ‘a pig’ constantly annoying neighbours by playing very loud music speeding near a school. ANSWER If I were the judge for the above mentioned cases, my punishment […]

Unit 8: Image

1. Finish these exchanges by completing the responses. I’ve lost my keys. (You/leave/ at home). My laptop’s been stolen. (You/lock/office door.) She says she didn’t get my email. (You/sent/wrong address). He doesn’t know about the new office opening hours. (He/read/memo). Someone’s opened my private email. (You/tell/anyone/your password.) I’ve lost that document I was working on. […]

Unit 7: Creativity

1. What sort of creative design do you like, for example, buildings, everyday objects, works of art, clothes? I like the creative designs of works of art. They are composed or made with keen creativity. Normal observations can’t decipher the real meaning of such arts. The abstract paintings have a number of hidden meanings. Emotions, […]


1. Where would you normally find the following in a department store? women’s clothes restaurants cosmetics furniture food hall famous brands-watches, jewellery, and bags How does a department store decide what to put on each floor? ANSWER women’s clothes: 1st and 2nd floors restaurants: near the top of the store cosmetics: ground floor, near entrance […]

Unit 5: Challenges

1. Which of these do you think are the most impressive feats of human endurance? Why do people attempt these kinds of challenges? Tanya Streeter, world champion freediver, who can hold her breath under water for more than six minutes and dive more than 170 metres without the aid of artificial breathing gear. Ed Viesturs, […]

Unit 3: Communication

1. Write a short paragraph defining the term blog. A short form for webblog is blog. It is like a diary on the Internet for anyone to read and respond to. The one who writes on blogs is called blogger. By using blogs a regular and systematic communication is carried out. A person of particular […]

Unit 2: Motivtion

Q.No.1. What motivates people at work? Look at the list and add your own ideas. Money – basic salary, bonus,… company package-training, long holidays,… work environment-fun, coffee lounge, quiet work space,… work relations-good relationship with colleagues,… personal factors -taking pride in your product or services, … company culture – no fat cats,… ANSWER There are […]

Unit 1: Achievement

1. Think of any five people who you think have achieved something significant. Give some reasons why you chose them. I would like to choose following five persons due to below mentioned reasons: Anuradha Koirala: She is the reputed woman personality who has been fighting against girl trafficking and various abuses committed against women. She […]


1. Write a reply to the letter accepting responsibility, giving explanations, and offering to exchange the goods 3rd March 2015 Dear Sir, We are very much sorry to hear about the unfit size of Pyjamas you had ordered and recently have been dispatched on 25th February. By going through all complaints and information you included […]