ঢাকা, বাংলাদেশ   শনিবার ০৮ অক্টোবর ২০২২, ২২ আশ্বিন ১৪২৯

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প্রকাশিত: ০৪:১৩, ২৮ ফেব্রুয়ারি ২০১৭

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Syeda Tahamina Akhter M.A In English Literature Lecturer, English Department, Rajdhani High School, Sher-e-bangla Nagar, Dhaka - 1207 e-mail: [email protected] (পূর্ব প্রকাশের পর) Questions 1-8 Complete the summary below. Choose your answers from the box at the bottom of the page and write them in boxes 1 8 on your answer sheet. NB There are more words than spaces so you will not use them all You may use any of the words more than once. EARLY FIRE-LIGHTING METHODS They tried to ...... (1) ...... burning logs or charcoal ...... (2) ...... that they could create fire themselves. It is suspected that the first man-made flames were produced by ...... (3) ...... The very first fire-lighting methods involved the creation of ...... (4) ...... by, for example, rapidly ...... (5) ...... a wooden stick in a round hole. The use of ...... (6) ...... or persistent chipping was also widespread in Europe and among other peoples such as the Chinese and ...... (7) ........ European practice of this method continued until the 1850s ....... (8) ....... the discovery of phosphorus some years earlier. Questions 9-15 Look at the following notes that have been made about the matches described in Reading Passage 32. Decide which type of match (A-H) corresponds with each description and write your answers in boxes 9-15 on your answer sheet. NB There are more matches than descriptions so you will not use them all. You may use any match more than once. NOTES 9 made using a less poisonous type of phosphorus 10 identical to a previous type of match 11 caused a deadly illness 12 first to look like modern matches 13 first matches used for advertising 14 relied on an airtight glass container 15 made with the help of an army design