Feature writing –Why China surges ahead and India lags in Science, compared to the U.S

China’s long strides in science leaves the U.S. in unease, while India flounders in its efforts to draw level After a period of stubborn denial, America now concedes that its rival China has done close to it in many areas of science and technology. The … Read more

Phrasal verbs for effective communication in work place.

Using Phrasal verbs for good communication..   Chicken out… It means ‘becoming too nervous to do anything’. Example .. It was the first day for Rupali in her job where she had joined as a Python programmer. Her manager gave Rupali a somewhat tricky code … Read more

Sentence joining exercise to boost your syntax skills

Joun the follwing sets of sentences to form a single sentence. …. 1. The teacher taught the physics formula. The student was inattentive. He could understand nothing. Answer .. The student, being inattentive, understood nogthing of the physics formula taught by the teacher. Or For … Read more

Translation –Odiya to English

Trnslate the following sentences to English,  … 1. ତୁମର ବୟସ ୨୫ ବର୍ଷ  ହୋଇଗଲାଣିଏବଂ ତୁମେ +୨ ପାସ୍ କରି ନାହଁ। ଏହି ପରିସ୍ଥିତି ରେ ତୁମକୁ ଚାକିରି ମିଳିବା ଅସମ୍ଭବ। 2. ଟ୍ରକ୍ ଟି ଅଧା ରାସ୍ତାରେ କୌଣସି କାରଣରୁ ଅଚଳ ହୋଇଗଲା। 3. ତା’ର ଏକୁଟିଆ ଡ୍ରାଇଭର ଟ୍ରକଟିକୁ ଛାଡ଼ିଦେଇ ନିକଟସ୍ଥ ସହରକୁ ଯିବା ପାଇଁ ନିରାପଦ … Read more

Translation — Odiya to English

Trnslate these sentences to English. 1. ପ୍ରବଳ ପବନ ଯୋଗୁଁ ଗୁଡିଟା ଆକାଶକୁ ଖୁବଶୀଘ୍ର ଉଠିଗଲା। 2. ମୋ ମା’ ମତେ ପୁରା ଘର ର ଚଟାଣ କୁ ସଫା କରାଇଲେ। 3. ଉତ୍ତାପ ଏତେ ବଢିଯିବ ବୋଲି ପାଗ ବିଶେଷଜ୍ଞ ମାନେ ମଧ୍ୟ ଭାବି ନଥିଲେ। 4. ଗାୟିକା ତାଙ୍କ ଗୀତ ଗାଇ ସାରିଲା ପରେ ଦର୍ଶକ ମଣ୍ଡଳୀ ଠିଆ … Read more

Trnslation –Odiya to English

Odiya sentences … 1. ୟୁକ୍ରେନ ର ରାଜଧାନୀ କିଭ୍ ଉପରେ ଋଷିଆ ଲଗାତାର ଗୋଳାଗୋଳି ବର୍ଷଣ କଲା। 2. ନିଶ୍ଚିତ ଭାବରେ ଗାଜା ରେ ଏକ ଉତ୍କଟ ମାନବିକ ସଙ୍କଟ ଘଟିଲାଣି । 3. ଏଥିପାଇଁ ସାରା ପୃଥିବୀ ରେ ଇସ୍ରାଏଲ ବିରୁଦ୍ଧ ରେ ପ୍ରବଳ ବିଦ୍ୱେଷ ସୃଷ୍ଟି ହୋଇଛି। 4. ଆମେରିକା ଓ ଇସ୍ରାଏଲ ର ସମ୍ବନ୍ଧ ମତ ତିକ୍ତତା … Read more

Vocabulary building throuh sentences

Learning new words through sentences ..   Grueling … The election officials who worked from 8am to 8pm on the polling days had to cope with the grueling heat conditions throughout India. Or New recruits to the army are deliberately put through grueling climate conditions to … Read more

English lesson for young lerners –Jharkhand girls’ trafficking

Exercise for young learners (1)…. Alert woman helps rescue six girls being ‘trafficked’ to Delhi (This news appeared in The Hindu dated June 3, 2024.) ALISHA DUTTA   NEW DELHI Six minor girls from Jharkhand who were being brought to the national capital on a … Read more

Trnslation exercise -Odiya to English

Translate the following Odiya sentences to English.     1. ବୋଧହୁଏ ଆଉ ତିନିମାସ ପରେ ମୋର ଅଜା ଆଈ ତୀର୍ଥ ଯାତ୍ରାରେ ଯିବେ।      2. ପ୍ରଥମେ ରାମେଶ୍ଵରମ ଯିବେ ତାପରେ କନ୍ୟାକୁମାରୀ ଯିବେ।      3. ଦୀର୍ଘ ସମୟ ଧରି ରେଳ ଯାତ୍ରା କରିବା ବୟସ୍କ ଲୋକଙ୍କ ପାଇଁ କଷ୍ଟକର ହୁଏ।     … Read more

Feature writing — On Ms. Payal Kapadia

Feature writing …   Question … Write 10to 15 lines on the film maker Payal Kapadia ——————————————————————————————————-     Answer ….   Payal Kapadia shoots to fame as her film wins award at Cannes Ms. Payal Kapadia (38) has won international acclaim by winning the … Read more