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List of Single Words Substitutes For Long Phrases for effective Precis Writing for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation Exams

Precis Writing
Single Words Substitutes For Long Phrases You may substitute single words for phrases and clauses. For instance: In that place (there) To be of no avail (useless) In what place (where) To draw a conclusion (infer, conclude) In what manner (how) In this way (thus) At the present time (now) In a short times (soon) At the same time (simultaneously) Following are some examples where a group of words can be...
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What is Precis Writing, How to Write Precis complete guide for Class 10, Class 12, Graduation and Competitive Exam.

Precis Writing
What is a Precis Precis (pronounced preysee) is a French word meaning precise or exact. It comes from the Latin word ‘praecidere’ which literally means cutting short. In English, however, this word has come to be used in both the senses and means the art of reducing a piece of writing in order to make it precise and definite. Precis-writing has been defined by Sir Joshua Fitch in his famous ‘Lectures...
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15 Exercises for Precis writing for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes. Solved Precise 1

15-EXERCISES-PRECIS WRITING So far you have been reading solved examples intended to help you understand precis writing. But it is practice alone which would enable you to grasp the technique in proper way. So write the precis of the following paragraphs and give an appropriate title to each. Misers are generally characterized as men without honor or without humanity, who live only to accumulate, and to this passion scarifies who live only...
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Precis writing for title “The status of a scientist” for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes. Solved Precise 15

The science has become one of the most powerful factors in modern life is a generally accepted and indeed an obvious fact. The proper role of the scientist himself is however, a point on which there is no general agreement. On the one hand are those die hands who , ignoring the changed circumstances of the outside world, contend that, outside the laboratory personal influence of the scientist should be no...
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Precis writing for title “Indian Culture” for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes. Solved Precise 14

Indian culture has survived for nearly fifty centuries. Though it passed through many ups and downs, it has come down to us with its unfathomable depths and great capacity for devotion and service. What constitutes the national spirit or genius springs from sources deep and ancient, all the time diverting and altering their course. The facts of our history look stranger than fiction. We have suffered defeat on many occasions. These...
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Precis writing for title “Work more important than Money” for Class 10, Class 12 and Graduation and other classes. Solved Precise 13

It is physically impossible for a well educated intellectual or brave man to make money the chief object of his thoughts: Just as it is for him to make his dinner the principal object of them. All healthy people like their dinner, but dinner is not the main object of their lives. So all healthy minded people like making money, ought to like it. And enjoy the sensation of winning it; but...
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