UGC NET / JRF Linguistics Question Paper– II: June 2006

In June 2006, the National Eligibility Test (NET) for Linguistics was conducted by UGC for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship. Candidates who wish to further their preparation can download the Question Paper here

Created On: Jan 30, 2013 18:10 IST
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The University Grant Commission (UGC) conducted the National Eligibility Test (UGC NET/ JRF) for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship in June 2006.

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1. In Saussurean system a sign has a:
(A) Diadic relation
(B) Triadic relation
(C) Arbitrary relation
(D) Functional relation

2. Arrange the following books in order in which they appeared:
(i) Aspects of the theory of Syntax
(ii) Syntactic Structures
(iii) Logical structures of Linguistic theory
(iv) Minimalist Program
Code:
(A) (i), (ii), (iv), (iii)
(B) (iii), (i), (ii), (iv)
(C) (ii), (i), (iii), (iv)
(D) (iv), (ii), (i), (iii)

3. Assertion (A): Syntax is generative.
Reasoning (R): Phonological rules are representative and semantic rules are interpretive.
(A) Both (A) and (R) are false
(B) Both (A) and (R) are true
(C) (A) is true but (R) is false
(D) (A) is false but (R) is true

4. The ability to lie is a design feature which is called:
(A) Prevarication
(B) Displacement
(C) Reflexiveness
(D) Duality of patterning

5. Tick out the odd pair from the following:
(A) Synonymy – paraphrase
(B) Polysemy - ambiguity
(C) Homonymy – presupposition
(D) Hvponvmy - entailment

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