Central Board of Secondary Education
Syllabus - English (XII)
Subject – English (Core)
Reading unseen Passages and Note-Making : 20 Marks
- Two unseen passages with a variety of questions including 03 marks for
vocabulary such as word formation and inferring meaning and 05 marks for
Advanced Writing Skills: 35 Marks 70 Periods
- One out of two short compositions of not more than 50 words each e.g.
advertisement and notices, designing or drafting posters, writing formal and
informal invitations and replies.
Text Books: 45 Marks 100 Periods
- One out of two extracts based on poetry from the text to test
comprehension and appreciation.