Showing posts with label class12-english. Show all posts
Showing posts with label class12-english. Show all posts

Thursday, 15 October 2020

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers (2020-21) With Marking Schemes PDF Files (#cbsepapers)(#cbse2020)(#eduvictors)

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers (2020-21) With Marking Schemes PDF Files

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers (2020-21) With Marking Schemes PDF Files (#cbsepapers)(#cbse2020)(#eduvictors)



CBSE has issued new CBSE Sample Papers 2020-21 on Oct 9, 2020 and has also issued a notification regarding this. CBSE Sample Papers 2020-21 for tenth and twelfth are presently the most significant assets for the up and coming CBSE Board Exams 2021 readiness.With the new CBSE Making Scheme 2020-21, students will get a total thought regarding the method of composing good responses in the answer sheet. It also helps undoubtedly comprehending the significant points that must be written in answer books to score maximum marks.

You can download the Question Papers and Marking Scheme PDF files from here: 

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

My Mother At Sixty Six - Comprehension Based Questions - CBSE Class 12 - English Core - Flamingo - Poetry (#class12English)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

My Mother At Sixty Six - Comprehension Based Questions

My Mother At Sixty Six - Comprehension Based Questions - CBSE Class 12 - English Core - Flamingo - Poetry (#class12English)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)


CBSE Class 12 - English Core - Flamingo - Poetry 


Directions: Read the extracts and answer the questions that follow.

Question 1: 
“Driving from my parent’s home to Cochin last Friday
Morning, I saw my mother, beside me, doze,
open-mouthed, her face ashen like that
Of a corpse and realized with pain
That looked as old as she was
But soon put that thought far away.”


Q1: Where is the poet at present?

Answer: The poet is on her way from her ancestral home to Cochin Airport, travelling by car with her aged mother dozing off leaning against her body.

Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Class 12 English - Important Topics For Articles/Speech (2019-2020)(#eduvictors)(#class12English)

Class 12 English - Important Topics For Articles/Speech (2019-2020)


Here are important topics for articles or speeches suggested:


1. Advantages and Disadvantages of Social Media

2. Advantages and social disadvantages of mobile phones/Social networking sites.
    OR
    Staying Vigilant While On Social Media

3. Cyber crime

4. Artificial Intelligence

5. PUB (Games) Addition and Harmful effects on children

6. Need to strengthen measures to curb bullying

7. Demonetisation - Its impact on Indian Society and Economy

Sunday, 24 November 2019

English Vocabulary - Commonly Confused Words (Part-5) (#eduvictors)(#EnglishVocabulary )

Commonly Confused Words 

(Part-5)
English Vocabulary 
English Vocabulary - Commonly Confused Words  (Part-5) (#eduvictors)(#EnglishVocabulary )


English is full of phrases or words, which sound the same or comparable yet have distinctive meanings and are sometimes confusing too. Here is the third list of commonly confused words.

Biannual, Biennial
Biannual is twice in one year,
Biennial means every two years


Sunday, 3 November 2019

English Vocabulary - Commonly Confused Words (Part-3)(#eduvictors)(#englishvocabulary)

Commonly Confused Words 

(Part-3)
English Vocabulary 
English Vocabulary - Commonly Confused Words (Part-3)(#eduvictors)(#englishvocabulary)


English is full of phrases or words, which sound the same or comparable yet have distinctive meanings and are sometimes confusing too. Here is the third list of commonly confused words.

Amoral, Immoral
Amoral not concerned with right or wrong
Immoral means not following the accepted moral standards


Friday, 25 October 2019

Commonly Confused Words (Part-2) - English Vocabulary (#EnglishVocabulary)(#eduvictors)

Commonly Confused Words 

(Part-2)
English Vocabulary 
Commonly Confused Words  (Part-2)  - English Vocabulary  (#EnglishVocabulary)(#eduvictors)


Hope you have read and liked the Part-1 post. Here is another list of the most common confusing words.

All right, Alright
All right is the correct form, it means 'in a satisfactory manner' or 'fairly well'
Alright is grammatically incorrect, often used in informal communication.


Wednesday, 25 September 2019

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers With Marking Scheme (2019-20)(#cbsepapers)(#eduvictors)

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers With Marking Scheme (2019-20)

CBSE Class 12 Sample Question Papers With Marking Scheme (2019-20)(#cbsepapers)(#eduvictors)


CBSE has released sample question papers along with marking scheme based on the new curriculum. Sample Papers for Class 12 are taken into consideration as the best option to understand the question paper pattern very well.  

Eduvictors provide collection of sample question papers prepared by various schools and institutes 
that help you to practice and get familiar with the question paper pattern. Solving an ample variety of sample papers, together with the last years' pattern papers, has been the recommendation to students.

Here are links of SQPs and Marking Schemes for various subjects:

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

Learn English Vocabulary - Varying Degrees of Fear (#cbsenotes)(#vocabulary)(#eduvictors)

Learn English Vocabulary - Varying Degrees of Fear

Learn English Vocabulary - Varying Degrees of Fear (#cbsenotes)(#vocabulary)(#eduvictors)

Fear is an emotional response induced by a perceived threat, which causes a change in brain and behaviour.


1. Apprehensive


Meaning: worried or filled with fear.


Example: Sumita was apprehensive meeting her abusive husband even after much assurance from her in-laws.



2. Alarmed

Meaning: sudden fear or anxiety, especially when caused by the possibility of danger.

Example: The government is alarmed by the sudden increase in milk prices.


Friday, 4 January 2019

CBSE Class 11/12 - English Writing: Article vs Speech vs Debate - Guidelines (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

English Writing: Article vs Speech vs Debate

Tips of Writing

CBSE Class 11/12 - English Writing: Article vs Speech vs Debate - Guidelines (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)


Article:
An article is a written work published in a print/digital medium for the motive of propagating the news, analysis of result or for educational motive. Such a composition shall be associated with one subject matter concern or theme.

While writing an article students are advised to keep the following points in mind:


  1. First of all deal with the given subject matter and additionally examine intensively the given verbal input. Some new ideas will also strike your thoughts. Arrange all those thoughts inside the sequence you need to broaden them for your piece of composition.
  2. Now start writing your piece of composition. Develop your thoughts one at a time into a well knit sequence.

Monday, 24 December 2018

CBSE Class 12 / Class 10 Date Sheet (2018-2019)(#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)

CBSE Class 12 / Class 10 Date Sheet
(2018-2019)

CBSE Class 12 / Class 10 Date Sheet (2018-2019)(#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)


CBSE has declared and released the date sheet for Class 12 and Class 10 examination. The Class 12 board exams will begin on February 15 and end on April 3, while the CBSE Class 10 board exams will begin on February 21 and go on till March 29.

Class 10 Main Subjects Examination Date Sheet.

SNo. Date Subject
1. 07 March 2019 Maths
2. 13 March 2019 Science
3. 16 March 2019 Sanskrit
4. 19 March 2019 Hindi
5. 23 March 2019 English
6. 23 March 2019 FIT
7. Social Science 29 March 2019

Here is the link for class 12 datesheet from CBSE site

Here is the link for class 10 date sheet from CBSE site.

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

CBSE Class 12 - English (Core) Sample Question Paper + Solution- (2018-19)(#eduvictors)(#cbsepapers)

CBSE Class 12 - English (Core)
 Sample Question Paper + Solution- (2018-19)

CBSE Class 12 - English (Core)  Sample Question Paper + Solution- (2018-19)(#eduvictors)(#cbsepapers)

Learning English is vital and those everywhere in the world decide to study it as a 2nd language. Many countries include English as a 2nd language of their school and undergraduate syllabus and youngsters start studying English at a younger age.

English is the most normally spoken language inside the global. One out of five people can talk or at the least understand English!  English is the language of technology, of aviation, computers, diplomacy, and tourism. Knowing English increases your chances of getting a great activity in a multinational company inside your house country or of locating work

Here follows the class 12  English (Core) sample question paper along with marking scheme and answers help you in studies.

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

CBSE Class 12 - English (Core) - Sample Question Paper - (2018-19)(#cbsepapers)(#eduvictors)

CBSE Class 12 - English (Core)
 - Sample Question Paper - (2018-19)

CBSE Class 8 - Maths  - Half Year Sample Question Paper - (2018-19) (#cbsepapers)(#eduvictors)

Consequent upon the feedback received from the various stakeholders and subsequent deliberation in the meetings of Committee of Courses of the Board and the subject experts, CBSE has decided to change the question paper pattern for English (Core) subject for the current session (2018-2019).
For detail, you may see the notification.  

In Section A,  the No. of Passages has been reduced to two. 
In Passage 1, there will be: 
  • 5-MCQs (1 mark each) 
  • 9-Very short answer type questions including 3 Qs on vocabulary for 1 mark each 
  • 3-Short answer type question (2 marks each)

The Passage - 2, there will be 2 Long answer type questions (5 marks each).

Section A will have 19 questions of 30 marks while the question paper will have 35 as total number of questions. Here follows the sample question paper and marking scheme of English (Core):

Thursday, 27 September 2018

English - How to solve Reading Comprehension Passages? (#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)

How to solve Reading Comprehension Passages?

English - How to solve Reading Comprehension Passages? (#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)

Section - A of English question papers test your reading skills. Here are the strategies to attempt this section. Before reading a passage, students are suggested to follow the steps listed below.


1. Quickly run through the passage once. This is called skimming.

2. Note all capitalized words, numbers, names, scientific/medical terms.

3. New read the questions and go back to the passage to find the appropriate answers. This strategy is called Scanning.

4. Once you locate the paragraph where you think a particular answer is, read that particular paragraph.

Monday, 24 September 2018

CBSE Class 6-12 - ENGLISH GRAMMAR - Common Errors in Verbs and Tenses (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

Common Errors in Verbs and Tenses

CBSE Class 6-12 - ENGLISH GRAMMAR - Common Errors in Verbs and Tenses (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

(Worksheet)


Directions: Following sentences have error(s) in verb tense. Find the error and write the correct sentence.


1. He go to school every day.
2. We often writing a letter.
3. He drive a taxi.
4. She comes here yesterday.
5. I buy this car last year.
6. We go to Chennai on Friday.
7. He reaches here in the afternoon.
8. They learn their lesson tomorrow.
9. I construct a house next year.
10. He is write a letter now.

Sunday, 26 August 2018

CBSE Class 6-12 - English Grammar - Idioms and Phrases Test (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

IDIOMS AND PHRASES QUIZ

(English Grammar)

CBSE Class 6-12 - English Grammar - Idioms and Phrases Test (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)


Directions: Given below are some idioms/phrases followed by four alternative meanings to each. Choose the response (a), (b), (c) or (d) which is the most appropriate expression.


Q1: Cry over spilt milk

(a) Complaining about a loss in the past
(b) Too much inquisitive about something
(c) When something is done badly to save money
(d) Dealing with a problem only in an emergency situation


Q2: Cut the mustard

(a) Prepare spices out of mustard seeds
(b) To come up to expectations
(c) Making absurd expectations
(d) Very enthusiastic

Friday, 18 May 2018

Vocabulary - 10 The Most Confusing Words (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

Vocabulary - 10 The Most Confusing Words

Vocabulary - 10 The Most Confusing Words (#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

Ability, Capacity

Ability refers to the power to do something.
e.g. Citrus foods are said to have the ability to prevent colds.

Capacity refers to the ability to hold or contain something.
e,g. This hall has a capacity of 5,000 seats.


About, Approximately, Around

About refers to a rough estimate. Commonly used in face to face speech.
e.g.  We waited about 30 minutes for the bus.

Approximately refers to near accuracy.
e.g.  This school enrolls approximately 4,000 students.

Around refers to a physical proximity or surrounding.
e.g.  We’ll look for you around the front of the building.


Wednesday, 11 April 2018

CBSE Class 10/11/12/NTSE/Entrance Exams - English - Cloze Test and Error Correction (#ntse)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

English - Cloze Test and Error Correction

CBSE Class 10/11/12/NTSE/Entrance Exams - English - Cloze Test and Error Correction (#ntse)(#cbsenotes)(#eduvictors)

(Questions 1 to 8) Read the following passage carefully and select the most suitable option from each list according to the corresponding number in the passage.

For Ananya, Mathematics was extremely(1) hard to understand. In order to keep her results high enough to succeed and to satisfy her parents, Ananya attempted a number of strategies(2). The answer(3) though(4) was simple. She had to work constantly and dilajentley(6) at applying the different formulas to a range of contexts. Often she was envious of(7) her peers to whom comprehension came easily. However, at the end of the year, it seemed her relentless work was rewarded(8) when her results put her amongst the leading scholars of her class.


Q 1. Which of these would be the best word to use to replace the word ‘extremely’ as it is used in the passage above?

Friday, 13 October 2017

English Vocabulary: 30 Commonly Used Phrasal Verbs You Must Know (#cbseNotes) (#EnglishVocabulary)

30 Commonly Used Phrasal Verbs
You Must Know

English Vocabulary: 30 Commonly Used Phrasal Verbs You Must Know (#cbseNotes) (#EnglishVocabulary)

A phrasal verb is a group of words that functions as a verb and is made up of a verb plus a preposition, an adverb, or both. Phrasal verbs are very common in English usage. Therefore it is important to learn about these verbs. Moreover, the meaning of a verb often changes significantly when it is used in a phrasal verb.


1. bring about : cause

2. bring up : rear children

3. call back : return a telephone call

4. call off : cancel

5. catch up : reach the same position or level

6. check in : register at a hotel