CBSE Class 10 English Language & Literature Study Material

Class 10 English – Language and Literature Study Notes Previous year question papers , sample paper , NCERT Solutions, and all other study material for English subject are present here for students and teachers.

Class 10 English : Language and Literature

English is a Group L subject in the Class 10 . This subject teach the students about the language English. It consists of various understanding of the chapter like Determiners, Reported Speech, Unseen Passage, Modals, Tense ,etc

Resource (Study Material)

Class 10 English Syllabus
Class 10 English Study Notes
Class 10 English NCERT Solutions
Class 10 English Sample Papers
Class 10 English Model Test Papers
Class 10 English Previous Year Question Papers

Class 10 English Syllabus

Section A
Reading Skills

Reading Comprehension through Unseen Passage
I. Discursive passage of 400-450 words.
II. Case-based passage (with visual input- statistical data, chart etc.) of 200-250 words.
(Total length of two passages to be 600-700 words) Multiple Choice Questions / Objective Type Questions will be asked to assess inference, analysis, interpretation, evaluation and vocabulary

Section B

III Grammar
• Tenses
• Modals
• Subject – verb concord
Reported speech
o Commands and requests
o Statements
o Questions
o Determiners
The courses at the secondary level seek to cement high professional grasp of grammatical items and levels of accuracy. Accurate use of spelling, punctuation and grammar in context will be assessed through Gap Filling/ Editing/Transformation exercises. Ten out of 12 questions will have to be attempted.

IV Creative Writing Skills
This section will have short as well as long writing tasks including compositions.
I. Formal Letter based on a given situation in 100-120 words. One out of two questions is to be answered.
II. Writing an Analytical Paragraph (100-120 words) on a given Map / Chart / Graph / Cue/ s . One out of two questions is to be answered.

Section C

V. Reference to the Context
I. One extract out of two from Drama / Prose.
II. One extract out of two from poetry.
Multiple Choice Questions / Objective Type Questions will be asked to assess inference, analysis, interpretation, evaluation and vocabulary.

VI. Short & Very Long Answer Questions
I.
Four out of Five Short Answer Type Questions to be answered in 40-50 words from the book FIRST FLIGHT 4×3=12 marks
II. Two out of Three Short Answer Type Questions to be answered in 40-50 words each from FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET. 2×3=6 marks
III. One out of two Long Answer Type Questions from FIRST FLIGHT to be answered in about 100-120 words each to assess creativity, imagination and extrapolation beyond the text and across the texts. This can be a passage-based question taken from a situation/plot from the texts. 6 marks
IV. One out of two Long Answer Type Questions from FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET on theme or plot involving interpretation, extrapolation beyond the text and inference or character sketch to be answered in about 100-120 words

Reference : CBSE Academics


Class 10 English Study Notes

Class 10 English Grammar Notes
Study Notes Modals
Study Notes Tenses
Study Notes Modals
Study Notes Subject – verb concord
Study Notes Reported Speech – Commands and Request, Statements , Questions, Determiners
Study Notes Formal Letter

Class 10 English Text Book : “FIRST FLIGHT”
PROSE
Study Notes Prose 1 ( A letter to God )
Study Notes Prose 2 ( Nelson Mandela – Long Walk to Freedom )
Study Notes Prose 3 ( Two Stories About Flying )
Study Notes Prose 4 ( From the Diary of Anne Frank )
Study Notes Prose 5 ( Glimpses of India )
Study Notes Prose 6 ( Mijbil the Otter )
Study Notes Prose 7 ( Madam Rides the Bus )
Study Notes Prose 8 ( The Sermon at Benares )
Study Notes Prose 9 ( The Proposal (Play) )

POEMS
Study Notes Poem 1 ( Dust of Snow )
Study Notes Poem 2 ( Fire and Ice )
Study Notes Poem 3 ( A tiger in the Zoo )
Study Notes Poem 4 ( How to Tell Wild Animals )
Study Notes Poem 5 ( The Ball Poem )
Study Notes Poem 6 ( Amanda! )
Study Notes English Poem 7 ( The Trees )
Study Notes English Poem 8 ( Fog )
Study Notes Poem 9 ( The Tale of Custard the Dragon )
Study Notes Poem 10 ( For Anne Gregory )




Class 10 English Text Book : “FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET”
Study Notes Chapter 1 ( A triumph of Surgery )
Study Notes Chapter 2 ( The Thief’s Story )
Study Notes Chapter 3 ( The Midnight Visitor )
Study Notes Chapter 4 ( A Question of Trust )
Study Notes Chapter 5 ( Footprints Without Feet )
Study Notes Chapter 6 ( The making of a Scientist )
Study Notes Chapter 7 ( The necklace )
Study Notes Chapter 8 ( The Hack Driver ) [ Removed from Syllabus for 2022-23 ]
Study Notes Chapter 9 ( Bholi )
Study Notes Chapter 10 ( The Book That Saved the Earth )


Class 10 English NCERT Solutions

Class 10 English Text Book : “FIRST FLIGHT”
PROSE
Class 10 English Prose 1 ( A letter to God )
Class 10 English Prose 2 ( Nelson Mandela – Long Walk to Freedom )
Class 10 English Prose 3 ( Two Stories About Flying )
Class 10 English Prose 4 ( From the Diary of Anne Frank )
Class 10 English Prose 5 ( Glimpses of India )
Class 10 English Prose 6 ( Mijbil the Otter )
Class 10 English Prose 7 ( Madam Rides the Bus )
Class 10 English Prose 8 ( The Sermon at Benares )
Class 10 English Prose 9 ( The Proposal (Play) )

POEMS
Class 10 English Poem 1 ( Dust of Snow )
Class 10 English Poem 2 ( Fire and Ice )
Class 10 English Poem 3 ( A tiger in the Zoo )
Class 10 English Poem 4 ( How to Tell Wild Animals )
Class 10 English Poem 5 ( The Ball Poem )
Class 10 English Poem 6 ( Amanda! )
Class 10 English Poem 7 ( The Trees )
Class 10 English Poem 8 ( Fog )
Class 10 English Poem 9 ( The Tale of Custard the Dragon )
Class 10 English Poem 10 ( For Anne Gregory )




Class 10 English Text Book : “FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET”
Class 10 English Chapter 1 ( A triumph of Surgery )
Class 10 English Chapter 2 ( The Thief’s Story )
Class 10 English Chapter 3 ( The Midnight Visitor )
Class 10 English Chapter 4 ( A Question of Trust )
Class 10 English Chapter 5 ( Footprints Without Feet )
Class 10 English Chapter 6 ( The making of a Scientist )
Class 10 English Chapter 7 ( The necklace )
Class 10 English Chapter 8 ( The Hack Driver ) [ Removed from Syllabus for 2022-23 ]
Class 10 English Chapter 9 ( Bholi )
Class 10 English Chapter 10 ( The Book That Saved the Earth )


Class 10 English – Sample Papers / Model Test Papers

Sample Paper for 2021-22 [ Question Paper / Solution ]
Model Question Paper 10 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 9 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 8 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 7 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 6 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 5 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 4 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 3 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 2 ( With Solutions)
Model Question Paper 1 ( With Solutions)





Class 10 English – Previous Year Question Papers

Class 10 English Question Paper 2022
Class 10 English Question Paper 2021
Class 10 English Question Paper 2020
Class 10 English Question Paper 2019
Class 10 English Question Paper 2018
Class 10 English Question Paper 2017
Class 10 English Question Paper 2016
Class 10 English Question Paper 2015
Class 10 English Question Paper 2014