CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018 | Score Good in Reading Comprehension (RC) & Grammar Section

CBSE English core board exam is scheduled on March 5, 2018 for Class XII students this year. Here's how to make your paper scoring & fetch more marks.

CBSE Class 12th board exams 2018 are starting from tomorrow with first exam being that of English core language. Students of Class XII who are all set to appear for the CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018 on March 5th are iterated to check the details here. Many of you would have been thorough with the entire syllabus and opting for last minute revision.

This is the time candidates must ensure that they analyse previous years’ CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam question papers and sample papers as released by the board online. Check the in-depth analysis of scoring areas and avoid common errors in the English core language exam especially the Reading Comprehension (RC) and the Grammar Section.

CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018 | Know About Scoring Areas in English Subject to Fetch More Marks

The CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam is scheduled to be held on March 5, 2018 being the first exam of the session. As per the CBSE Class 10th & 12th Board Exams 2018 date sheet cum time-table, English language is chosen as the first test for students to mark the beginning of this years’ test.

The English language question paper comprises of three major sections with marks allotted against each. The first and second sections namely, Section A & B are real scoring ones in the CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018 . Section A consisting of Reading Comprehensions carry around 30 marks which can be easily scored in totality with no deductions.

This is so because the answers lie within the question paper sets only. Candidates can follow this simple trick to read the questions first before reading the entire passage and highlight points which can be marked as answers right away. This saves time and fetches appropriate answers to the pointers asked as RC questions in CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018.

CBSE Class 12th English Board Exam 2018 | How To Make Paper Scoring & Avoid 5 Common Mistakes

With lot of students fearing the subject, we cater to the fact that the test could be real scoring if they get the pulse of it. Catch hold of the common mistakes students have been making in the CBSE Class 12th English Board Exams and we bring forth for you top avoid them to increase your marks in the test.

The Section B which is the Writing Section tests a students’ expression of language in concise manner. In this section, certain restricted topics of letter writing, debate, article etc. come up with almost topics of similar fashion. The only hitch in CBSE English board exam question paper is the ‘word limit’ within which a candidate wraps up the answers.

Common grammatical errors should be avoided in the Language paper with restriction on word limit. Crossing given word limit can lead to marks deduction which can certainly be avoided. Candidates should prevent getting distracted away from the topic and stating facts and figures to support arguments in Writing section fetches attention. Use of jargons add value to the write-up.

We hope and pray that keeping in a few considerations in mind while attempting the CBSE Class 12th board English language exam 2018 tomorrow, candidates are able to ride on high scores. For ‘Sample papers and Marking scheme of CBSE English exams’, check here.


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