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    Few Clarifications Required

    Dear Teachers,

    Just wanted to check if these are right or have I mistaken somewhere. My answers are mentioned along with the questions.

    Thanks in advance.

    Read each of the short dialogues below and decide for each sentence in the dialogue if the tone is rising or falling. Choose the correct option:-

    A) Bread?
    B) No thanks.
    Answer 1Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising
    A) I'm not going to Paris.
    B) No?




    Answer 2Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising
    A) Who goes there?
    B) It's only me.
    Answer 3Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising

    There are two tone changes in each of the sentences in the following dialogue. Decide on which words the tone rises and falls.

    A) Do you travel to France by boat or by plane?
    B) Oh! We always fly.

    Now select the words on which the tone rises.

    Select one:
    'France' and 'fly'
    'travel' and 'always'
    'you' and 'fly'
    'boat' and 'oh'
    'do' and 'oh'

    Now select the words on which the tone falls.

    Select one:
    'plane' and 'fly'
    'France' and 'fly'
    'boat' and ''always'
    'plane' and 'always'
    'boat' and 'oh'

    Choose the option below each word which correctly demonstrates all the schwas in the word.
    newspaper

    Select one:
    a.newspap/ə/
    b.newsp/ə/p/ə/
    c.newsp/ə/per
    d.n/ə/spap/ə/

    industry

    Select one:
    a.ind/ə/str/ə/
    b.industr/ə/
    c./ə/ndustry
    d.ind/ə/stry

    entertainment

    Select one:
    a.ent/ə/tainment
    b.ent/ə/t/ə/nm/ə/nt
    c.ent/ə/tainm/ə/nt
    d./ə/ntertainm/ə/nt

    recognise

    Select one:
    a.r/ə/cognise
    b.rec/ə/gnis/ə/
    c.rec/ə/gnise
    d.recognis/ə/

    photograph

    Select one:
    a.ph/ə/tograph
    b.phot/ə/graph
    c.phot/ə/gr/ə/ph
    d.photogr/ə/ph

    photographer

    Select one:
    a.phot/ə/gr/ə/ph/ə/
    b.ph/ə/tograph/ə/
    c.phot/ə/gr/ə/pher
    d.ph/ə/togr/ə/ph/ə/

    furniture

    Select one:
    a.furn/ə/t/ə/
    b.f/ə/niture
    c.f/ə/nit/ə/
    d.furnit/ə/

    hesitation

    Select one:
    a.h/ə/s/ə/tat/ə/n
    b.hes/ə/tation
    c.hesit/ə/tion
    d.hes/ə/tat/ə/n

    approximate (adjective)

    Select one:
    a./ə/pproximat/ə/
    b./ə/ppr/ə/x/ə/m/ə/te
    c.appr/ə/xim/ə/te
    d./ə/pproxim/ə/te
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    Re: Few Clarifications Required

    Quote Originally Posted by Raj Singh View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Just wanted to check if these are right or have I made a mistake somewhere. My answers are mentioned along with the questions.

    Thanks
    in advance.

    Read each of the short dialogues below and decide for each sentence in the dialogue if the tone is rising or falling. Choose the correct option:-

    A) Bread?
    B) No thanks.
    Answer 1Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising
    A) I'm not going to Paris.
    B) No?


    Answer 2Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising
    A) Who goes there?
    B) It's only me.
    Answer 3Choose...A falling B fallingA falling B risingA rising B fallingA rising B rising

    There are two tone changes in each of the sentences in the following dialogue. Decide on which words the tone rises and falls.

    A) Do you travel to France by boat or by plane?
    B) Oh! We always fly.

    Now select the words on which the tone rises.

    boat, plane, Oh, fly.

    Select one:
    'France' and 'fly'
    'travel' and 'always'
    'you' and 'fly'
    'boat' and 'oh'
    'do' and 'oh'

    Now select the words on which the tone falls.

    travel, always

    Select one:
    'plane' and 'fly'
    'France' and 'fly'
    'boat' and ''always'
    'plane' and 'always'
    'boat' and 'oh'

    Choose the option below each word which correctly demonstrates all the schwas in the word.
    newspaper

    Select one:
    a.newspap/ər/ This one, as corrected.
    b.newsp/ə/p/ə/
    c.newsp/ə/per
    d.n/ə/spap/ə/

    industry

    Select one:
    a.ind/ə/str/ə/
    b.industr/ə/
    c./ə/ndustry
    d.ind/ə/stry

    entertainment

    Select one:
    a.ent/ər/tainment This on, as corrected.
    b.ent/ə/t/ə/nm/ə/nt
    c.ent/ə/tainm/ə/nt
    d./ə/ntertainm/ə/nt

    recognise

    Select one:
    a.r/ə/cognise
    b.rec/ə/gnis/ə/
    c.rec/ə/gnise
    d.recognis/ə/

    photograph

    Select one:
    a.ph/ə/tograph
    b.phot/ə/graph
    c.phot/ə/gr/ə/ph
    d.photogr/ə/ph

    photographer

    Select one:
    a.phot/ə/gr/ə/ph/ə/
    b.ph/ə/tograph/ə/
    c.phot/ə/gr/ə/pher
    d.ph/ə/togr/ə/ph/ə
    r/ This on, as corrected.

    furniture

    Select one:
    a.furn/ə/t/ə/
    b.f/ə/niture
    c.f/ə/nit/ə
    r/ This one, as corrected.
    d.furnit/ə/

    hesitation

    Select one:
    a.h/ə/s/ə/tat/ə/n
    b.hes/ə/tation
    c.hesit/ə/tion
    d.hes/ə/tat/ə/n

    approximate (adjective)

    Select one:
    a./ə/pproximat/ə/
    b./ə/ppr/ə/x/ə/m/ə/te
    c.appr/ə/xim/ə/te
    d./ə/pproxim/ə/te
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