Advertisement writing class-11 and 12, [CBSE]-questions and answers
Advertisement writing class 11
what is a advertisement?
An advertisement is a message carried in one of the various form of media’ such as newspapers and magazines, radio and television , and the posters and neon sigh that we see in the marketplaces., the purpose of most advertisement is to persuade a particular audience or a group of people to buy the product or service offered by the advertiser . there are., of course , many kinds of advertisement with a different purpose . some advertisements are simply informative . the small ads, columns in the local newspapers, for example, may contain information of items for sale, they include a simple description of the item , but do not normally use the techniques of persuasive advertising . other advertisement may try to promote a cause or an idea for example , there are posters carrying messages such as big benefits from small .saving , or protect, your environment . sometimes , the advertiser is the customers rather than the seller, in the jobs, vacant, columns of national and local newspapers , employers, advertise for the services of employees .but most advertising is concerned with persuading people to buy.
Types of advertisement:
- commercial / display / non-classified
Distribution of marks Total 04 marks
- Format -heading-(01)
- content -(02)
- Expression (01)
guidelines for classified advertisement
- to be written in short and in catchy phrases and words,
- the language used should be simple , factual and formal concise and to the point
- Relevant information should be provided
- provide contact name and address as per content
- write in a box in around 50 words,
categories of classified advertisement under different headings.
(A) situation / vacant / situation wanted
(B) sale / purchases of property / vehicles / household goods
(C) Missing person / pet animal
lost and found
(D) travels and tours / packers and movers
(E) Education / language course / hobby classes
some common types of advertisement.
(I) sale and purchases
- All the particulars of property with its price and location should be given
- terms and condition should be mentioned clearly.
- mailing address. phone no. ,etc should be given
- in the case of vehicles, their model, colour , accessories and the expected price should be given
- for household goods, all the relevant details should be given ,
QUES:1 you are ashok / ashita of sitapur , lucknow . you have got a foreign assignment and would be going abroad soon. you have a television set and a refrigerator to sell, draft a suitable advertisement to be published in the classified columns of hindustan Times, , delhi
A videocon television set and a kelvinator refrigerator , both 2006 model, in excellent condition owner going abroad shortly intending buyers may please contact—
QUES:2 you propose to sell flat as you are going abroad . draft an advertisement for it to be published in’ the Times of india , new delhi, under classified columns.
FLAT FOR SALE
A beautifully furnished flat on the ground floor–having 2 bedrooms, a kitchen, a dining room, a sitting room , lobby and space for car parking –is available for sale in the civil lines area of the town. the owner is going abroad shortly.
Interested parties are requested to contact phone: 02122526541 or mob. 9876523223
QUES:3 you want to sell your car as you are going abroad., draft a suitable advertisement to be published in Hindustan Times under the classified
CAR FOR SALE
A 2006 model white maruti Esteem (VX), done 7,000 kms. accident-free, fully insured and in very good running condition is offered for sale, the owner is going abroad and must sell the car in a couple of days, Interested parties, with reasonable offer may please contact bhanu pratap at 46, Indira vihar, ludhiana , phone: 016158552: mobile ; 97412552222
points to Remember
- keep heading—situation vacant
- begin with wanted” or” Required
- mention the name of the company
- number of posts lying vacant and name of post
- Required age limit , education and professional qualifications experience
- job requisites (desirable knowledge of computers , fluency , english, etc)
- personality Requisites (impressive , pleasing)
- salary and perks (commensurate with experience , negotiable )
- mode of applying and time limit for submission
- contact address and phone number
- word limit -(50 words)
QUES:1 you are principal, himalaya public school .draft an advertisement for the post of receptionist in the school, mention qualifications, experience requirements suited to the post
wanted a receptionist for the school. candidate should be well qualified , must possess impressive communication skills with, fluent english and should have pleasing personality , interested candidates between the age group of 22-30 years may send their resume with, latest passport size photography to principal , himalaya public school sector, -29, Rohini, delhi within 10 days . contact noi. 987555xxxxxxx
QUES:2 samta public school in delhi requires cricket and hockey coaches. draft a suitable advertisement in not more than 50 words for the situations vacant column of the daily, herald, stating your requirements regarding age, qualifications , experience etc, you are the principal of the school.
samta public school, krishna nagar, delhi requires the services of a cricket coach and a hockey coach, the coaches should have played at the national level in their respective games, they should be between 30–45 years, of age, they should have a minimum experience of five years in a similar capacity . interested candidates should appear for interview on the 20th of this month with all their testimonials
QUES:3 you are the general manager of a leading industrial concern, you need a chartered accountant for your office, draft an advertisement in not more than 50 words to be published in the” times of india, new delhi under the classified columns,
wanted a chartered accountant for our delhi, office candidates must have an experience of minimum 5 years in auditing . salary no bar for deserving candidates, apply within 7 days to the general manager, Rogues & Crooks Ltd , industrial area , a new delhi.
point to Remember:-
- qualification and experience
- Age and sex
- nature of job sought
- minimum salary acceptable
- contact address and phone number
- word limit -50
QUES:1 you are sneha F-46, sec-9, Rohini, delhi , you are well qualified in music and dance forms (classical) . draft an advertisement for seeking work / job to be published in local daily in about 50 words.
A well qualified and experienced professional, with a post graduate degree in classical music and dance, willing to teach art to the girls in evening 4 p.m to 7 p. m very moderate charges , transport facility available . interested candidates may, contact sneha , director , indian musical centre , F-46, sec-9, Rohini , delhi or contact 9546xxxxxxx
QUES:2 A.k international school is looking for a receptionist for the school. write an advertisement on behalf of the administrative officer for the classified columns of the local newspaper, giving necessary details. draft the advertisement in not more than 50 words.
wanted a receptionist
A,K international school , nehru nagar , invites applications for the post of a receptionist . the applicant should have a pleasing personality and good command of spoken English . A working knowledge of computers is also desired, salary shall be commensurate with experience and qualification ,apply with complete biodata the 20th of this month to the administrative officer of the school ,
QUES: 3 you are manisha of 10, Rajaji nagar, bengaluru . you want a maths teacher for your son who is a class X student . draft a suitable advertisement in not more than words, stating your requirements,
wanted a maths teacher
wanted an efficient and hard-working maths teacher to teach a class X class students at Rajaji nagar , bengaluru daily for two hours and six days a week tuition fees no constraint for a really good teacher. contact manisha sharma, 10 Rajaji nagar , bengaluru . ph. 2330000xxx. 994554512
sale / purchase / renting of property :-
point to Remember
- keep heading for sale / purchase / To let
- begin with available -e.g, available for sale, available for purchase . available for rent”
- Types of house (flat, independent floors / offices etc, )
- size, floor , no of rooms etc,
- fixtures & fittings.
- surrounding -centrally located , facing park, nearby market, school
- school , hospital , bank ,bus stand etc,
- company or bank lease preferred ( in case of To”let”)
- expected price : fixed / negotiable
- contact address and ph;no
- word limit –50
for sale of property
QUES: 1 you are ranveer / ravina of 254 greeter kailash , new delhi . you want to sell the first floor of your newly constructed house ,draft an advertisement in the indian express under its classified marked property for sale in not more than 50 words include all relevant details like location type of accommodation , cost and contact address including telephone number etc.
available for sale the first floor of a newly constructed house at greater kailash comprising two spacious bedrooms with attached bathrooms a large drawing room cum dining room and a large modular kitchen. east facing located near shopping plaza price negotiable . interested parties may contact “ranveer / ravina 254 greater kailash , new delhi , mobile no 984755xxxxx
for purchase of property
QUES:1 you are ranveer / radhika you want to purchase a flat write an advertisement for the newspaper giving full details of your requirements and capacity to pay:-
for purchase ,a DDA HIG flat in north delhi Rohini with three bedrooms, attached baths, a drawing cum dining room with a family lounge, price negotiable well ventilated modern facilities, near by market and metro station will be preferred owners, or dealer may contact ranveer / radhika , janta appartments lajpat nagar. delhi,
Renting of property
QUES:1 you want to let out a portion of your newly constructed independent house, write an advertisement to be published in the To let’ classified columns of the hindustan times. ( word limit 50)
available ,for rent first floor of a newly constructed house in B-block ashok vihar, delhi two bedrooms with attached , well ventiated and spacious with wooden work, walking distance , from market school, hospital and metro station . expected rent ,2500/- per month (negotiable). contact lala ji at 98755xxxxxx