CBSE Syllabus for 2016-17
1. Reading Unseen Passages for Comprehension: Two unseen passages with a variety of very short answer / short answer or MCQ type questions to test comprehension, interpretation and inference. Vocabulary such as word formation and inference of meaning will also be tested. The passages can be literary, factual or discursive to test comprehension. The length of one passage should be between 600-700 words.The total length of the two passages will be between 1100 – 1200 words.
1. Short Answer Questions: Advertisement and notices, designing or drafting posters, writing formal and i
nformal invitations and replies.