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HINDI COMPOSITION.

(OPTIONAL PAPER.)

ExaminerBABU SOMNATH JAARKHANDI, B.A.

The figures in the margin indicate full marks.

Answers to be always in Hindi.

Write an essay in Hindi on any two of the following subjects :

(a) Edncation of girls- what it should consist or- prejudice 50 against it-its effect on marriages-hus it any vulne in the mairimonial market ?-i8 Ali edncated girl preferred to one who is ignorano? if so, among whom 2- the efforts of the missionaries and arya Samnajis in this direction.

(h) Sanitation is the best preventive of plagne just as of any other 50 disease-general immunity of Europeans from payne dne to their strict attention to the IWR of sunilation, plagne je said to be a prior man's dixence—his is because of his inability to observe sanitars law8.

(c) Awakening of India to the necessing of industri:] develop. 50 ment, the Indinni ryste:n of industrier as contrarted with the Enroppan sygrein—8mall industries on improved planne better suited to India of profession. C'ester than big commerci:) enterprises requiring unnt (upi. tal-Cavitalism tending to reduce the ming to mere labourers and enrich a few (the capitalistai has not in proved the type of lumunity in Enrope-work exists from man under the Judin rystem but man exists or work in the c:184 of many f.ctories in European countries. (d) A business training is necessary for a business career.

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URIYA COMPOSITION.

(OPTIONAL PAPER )

Examiner-Babu MADHUSUDAN RAO.

The figures in the margin indicate full marks.

Write essays on any two of the following snbjects :

(a) The influence of religions reformation on the literature of a people with copious illustrations from the ancient and modern history of India

50 (h) The composition of the Uriya lungnage. Its relations to the Sanskrit, Pr:krit and aborigin:I langnages. And also to Porrign langnaypg. 50

(c) Children's love of nature- lature exciten interest and awakene thought-She lends the mind to observe and compare-She exerts a migrity moral influence by her casinuss, beauty and perfect order-The grand book of narre full of wisdom and truth. (d) Life and teachings of Buddha.

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FIRST HALF.

Examiners

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Rev. A. B. WANN, M.A., B.D.

G. BRUCE, M.A.

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1. Explain fully the meaning of the following passages :-
(a) I left no ring with her: what means this l:du?

Fi rinne forbid my outside have not charm d her!
She made good view of me ; indeed, so miah,
That sure methorght her eyes had lost her tongue,

For she did spa:k in starts distracteilly.
(6) He nimeni Sebastian: I my brother know

Y-t living in my yla88 : even such and so
In favour was my brother, iind he went
Srill in this fashion, colour, ornament,
For him I imitite:0, if it prove,

Tempests are kind and sult wives fresh in love.
(c) (), wiat n full was there, my countrymen !

Then I and ron, and all of 18 fell down,
Whilst bloody treason flourish'd over ns.
( now you weer; and, I perceive yon feel
The dint of pity ; these are gracions drops.
Kind souls, what, weep you when ron but behold
Our Chiesar's perture wounded? Look yon here,

Here is himself. marr'd, as pon see, with iruitors.
(d) Ricle, ride, Messala, ride, and give these bills

Uto the legions on the other side.
Let them 8.t on at once'; for I perceive
Bnt vold demeanonr in Octavins' wing,
Aud sudden push gives them the overthrow.

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By what characters and under what circumstances are (a), (b), and (c) spoken?

2. What device did Maria adopt in order to 'gall’ Malvolio 'into a payword '?

3 Describe Sir Andrew Agnecheek.
4. What was Caesar's opinion of Caesius ?
5. Give some account of the proceedings of the second triumvirate.
6. Correct the following passages in the First Folio :-
(a)

One that feeds
On Objects, Arts, and Imitations.
(6) Is not to.morrow (Boy) the first of March ?

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1. Explain fully the meaning of the following passages :-
(a) That Orpheus' self may heave his head

From golden glimler on a bed
Of heaped Elysian flowers, and hear
Such atrins BA wonld have won the ear
Of Pluto to have qnite set free

His half-regained Enrydice.
(6) Spare Fast. that oft with gods doth diet,

And hears the Muses in a ring

Aye round about Jove's altar sing.
(c) Meekly thou didst resign this earthy load

Of death, called life, which us from life doth sever.
(d) He touched the tender stops of varions qnills.

With eager thonght warbling his Doric lay.
(e) But by mine eyes and hy mine ears I swenr,

I will be deafer than the blue-eyed cat,
And thrice as blind as any noonday owl,
To holy virgins in their ecstasies,

Hepreforward.
(fi The glories of our blood and state

Are shadows, not snbstantial things.
(9) Some mute inglorions Milton here may rest,

Some Cromwell, gniltless of his country's blood. 2. Give an accoant of the loss of the Royal George.

3. What view, according to, Tennyson, did King Arthur take of his kingly duties?

4. Nume the authors of the poems from which the following pag-
ayes are taken :-

a) And, like another Helen, fired another Troy.
(6) Thy sun is set, thv spring is gone-

We frolic, while 'tis May.
(c) How could such sweet and wholegome honrs

Be reckon'd. but with herbs and flowers ?
(d) But blessings on your frostý pow,

John Anderson my jo!

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5. Explain the allusions in the following passages :

(a) And, O) ye dolphins, waft the hapless youth.
(b) In Liberty's defence, my noble task.
(c) The golden dragon sparkling over all.

ENGLISH.

SECOND Pass PAPER.

Paper set by^{S. MANN, Esq., M.A.

CHARLES H. TAWNEY, Esq., C.I.E., M.A.
J. MANN, Esq., M.A.

The figures in the margin indicate full marks.

(Candidates are requested to use separate books for their answers to the first and second halves of the paper, and to write on the cover First Half' or

Second Half,' as the cuse may be.]

FIRST HALF.

Examiners

BABO HERAMBACHANDRA MAITRA, M.A.
Rev. S. L. THOMPSON, B.A., B.D.

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1. State Borke's leading political ideas, with illustrations from the speech on Conciliation

2. Reprodnce Burke's character of Mr. Townshend.

3. “This fierce spirit of liberty is stronger in the English colonies probably than in any other people of the earth ; and this from a great variety of powerful causes. Mention these causes and give an outline of Burke's argument on the subject.

4. State Burke's view of 'party connexion.'

5. In wbut sense doos Burke employ the following words :- management, exquisite, complexion disgustful, auspicate, platform ?

6. Explain the following passages, showing their connexion with Barke's argument:

(a) The feelings of the colonies were formerly the feelings of Grent Britain. Theirs were formerly the feelings of Mr. Hampden when called npon for the pyment of twenty shillings.

(b) This whole state of commercial servitnde and civil liberty, taken together, is certainly not perfect freedom; but, comparing it with the ordinary circumstances of human nature, it was a happy and a liberal condition

(c) Refined policy has ever been the parent of confusion. Genuine simplicity of heart is an healing and cementing principle.

1d) The scarcity which you have felt would liave been a desolating famine if this child of your old age, with a Roman charity, had not pat the full breast of its youtlifal exuberance to the month of its exhausted parent.

(e) Consulting at that oracle (it was with all due hnmility and piety) I found foar capital examples in a similar case before me. (f) I am not even obliged to go to the rich treasury of the fertile

framers of imaginary commonwe::lths.... It is before me, it is at my feet, and the unie swuin trends daily on it with his clouted shoon.

1g) We have made wir on our colonies, not by arms only, but by laws. . . . Civil wars strike deepest of all into the manners of the people.

SECOND HALF.

Examiners-{M. GuOSE, ESQ., B.A. (Oxon.)

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N, N. GHOSR, Esq., F R.S.L.

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1. Reprodnce some of Scott's reflections on his own life.

Explain :-[ promise you my oaks will ontlast my laurels ; and I pique myself inore upon my compositions for manure than on any other compositions whatsoever to which I was ever acce«8«ry.

2. Give the substance of Arnold's remarks on Hannibal.

Explain :-Never was the wisdoin of God's providence more mani.
fest tha' in the issne of the struggle between Rome and Carthage.
3. Write notes on the following:

(c) Tho monastics built as well as wrote for posterity.
(6) Time do48 more for books than for wine.
(c) 'The beygar is the only free man in the universe.

(di The name of Andreas Hofer will be honoured by posterity far
above any of the present ate, and together with the most glorious of the
last, Washingion and Kugriurko. For it rests on the same foundation,
and indeed on a higher busis.
4. Write ani Arshy on one of the following snbjects :-

(a) Experience is the grand spiritual doctor.
(6)

Unlägs above himself he can
Exalt himself, how poor a thing is inan.
(c) Ignorance is bold, kuowledge rexei ved.

(d) Many men have taleut ; few men have gennis ; fewer still have character.

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ENGLISH

FIRST HONOUR PAPER.

CHARLES H. TAwNEY, Esq., C.I.E., M.A.
Puper set by–J. Mann, Esq., M.A.

Examiner-Rev. A. B. WANN, M.A., B.D.

The figures in the margin indicate full marks.

1. Write explanatory notes on the following passages :-
(a) Vio. I pity you.
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That's a degree to love.
Vio. No, not a grize ; for 'tis a vulgar proof.

That very oft we pity enemies.

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