SUGGESTED BOOKS & STUDY MATERIAL FOR ENGLISH EXAMS
Since the key to success in the English language paper of anyone day objective type competitive exam is a good grasp over English Gram mar (Rules and Structures) and English Composition, you have to plan your study in context of the topics under English Grammar and Composition. The following gested books may be quite helpful for the candidates
1. Practical English Usage by Michael Schwan
2. A Practical English Gram mar by AJ Thomson and AV Marti net
3. A Mirror of Common Errors (Kiran Prakashan)
4. A Glossary of Vocabulary, Synonyms &: Antonyms (Klran Prakash an)
5. A Glossary of Apposite ~ords (Kiran Prakash an)
The candidates are advised to do the following tasks systematical ly:
(i) Solve the Model Practice Sets given in the Book and monthly mag azine PRATIYOGITA KIRAN Regu larly.
(ii) Make it a part and parcel of your regular task to improve your vocabularly. Build upyourVocabu lary everyday. Everyday learn some new words.
(iii) Keep a good dictionary such as Oxford Advanced Learners' Dic tionary or Collins Cobuild Dictio nary and a pocket dictionary, always on your study table for ready-refer ence.
(iv) SubSCribe a newspaper and a news magazine. Read them Regu larly and if you come across a diffi cult word, makeit a point to note it down and analyse its meaning and usage.
If you work on the above sug gested guidelines you will certainly perform better in the English test paper.