Time: 2 Hours; Marks: 30
Unit-1: Revision of Basic Theory (5)
Initial and final hooks, compound consonants, halving and doubling principle.
Unit-2: Prefixes and Suffixes (5)
Definition, use of dot prefixes, Suffixes – dot suffix and dash suffix, use of strokes for representation of suffixes.
Unit-3: Intersections (5)
Cutting of strokes for official and colloquial phrases, representation of round numbers and monetary units; their representative strokes.
Unit-4: Contractions (5)
Special contractions, Part I to Part IV, special phrases and foreign words, phrases for judiciary, executive and legislature.
Unit-5: Transcription Aids and Accurate Writing (5)
Position of outlines, similar outlines of different works, Essential vowels and accurate writing, Writing proper nouns, aspirated sounds, nasal vowels.
Unit-6: Use of Audio Cassettes for Writing Dictations at Graded Speeds of 60-80-100 wpm. (5)
Phrases and short forms, transcription of dictations on computer, transcription of letter writing dictations, in proper format.