ENG201 – Business and Technical English Writing Graded Discussion Board (GDB) No.1

Graded Discussion Board for Business and Technical English (ENG201) will be opened from 30-01-2019 to 31-01-2019.

The topics for the GDB are:

In today’s world, having connections and links are important more than anything for a successful business. Comment.


To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation. Explain.

 Write your own views about any ONE of the given topics. Your comments should NOT exceed 170-200 words.

Read the following instructions carefully before posting your comments:

1.    GDB carries 3% weightage in your final assessment.

2.    Your comments should be clear, concise, and relevant to the topic.

3.    Creative and original ideas written in correct English will be highly appreciated.

4.    Any queries related to Graded Discussion Board (GDB) will not be entertained on regular MDB.

5.    For queries related to the topic, you may send email at eng201@vu.edu.pk.

6.    Do not send your comments via e-mail or regular MDB. The comments posted on regular MDB will not be graded.

7.    Do not post your comments twice.

8.    No marks will be awarded for plagiarism.


All the best!

Team ENG201