CBSE Class 10 English (Communicative) Sample Paper 2019: Marking Scheme
Marking scheme for CBSE Class 10 English (Communicative) sample paper 2019, is available in this article. Students may download the CBSE sample paper marking scheme in PDF format and refer the same while practicing for the CBSE Class 10 Board Exam 2019.
CBSE releases the sample papers a few months before the start of board examinations with a purpose of acquainting students with the pattern of upcoming board question papers. CBSE also releases the marking schemes/ Answer keys for all sample papers.
Marking scheme/ Answer key states the main points or concepts which must be included in an answer for a question given in the board question paper. It also illustrates the marks allocated to each step of a solution or every concept dictated in an answer. This becomes quite helpful while strategising the preparation for board examinations.
A few questions from CBSE Class 10 English (Communicative) Sample Paper 2019 and their answers from the respective marking scheme, are given below which give a clear idea about the allotment of marks to different steps involved in an answer.
Q. Write a short story, in about 200-250 words, with any one set of the cues given in the boxes below. Give a suitable title to the story.
Jasmine, Ali and two other friends decided to go on a picnic to a beach. They packed their
bags and were quite excited. They reached the picnic spot and came across a small child
who was crying ………..
TITLE 1 marks
ACCURACY 2.5 marks
Q. Answer any four of the following Questions in 30-40 words each.
i. Although Calpurnia revealed her fear after nightmare yet Caesar decided to go to senate house. Why?
ii. “Pen is mightier than sword”. Elucidate with reference to the poem “Not Marble Nor Gilded Monuments”.
iii. Why was the, “Writer’s inspiration Bureau” formed?
vi. What message is conveyed by Vikram Seth through the poem “The Frog and the ightingale”?
v. How does the story “Two Gentlemen of Verona” give hope to the society?
1 mark for content + 1 mark for grammatical accuracy)
(i) Though Calpurnia revealed her fear after nightmare yet Caesar decided to go to senate house because Brutus viewpoint was more convincing for him. He also did not want to leave the chance to become emperor of Rome.
(ii) Time can destroy everything except for literature. Art and culture transcends time and remain relevant throughout the ages.
(iii) Writer’s inspiration bureau was formed by Helen and other ghosts to help the writers by giving them plot to write stories. They would inspire writers whose mind was soft enough to accept ideas.
(iv) One should not be naïve or submissive. One should follow practical approach and not fall for flattery.
(v) Despite being so young, the boys were empathetic and possessed human values. They faced all odds to fulfill their duties
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Students should also solve the previous years’ question papers of CBSE Class 10 English (Communicative), as these papers will offer a variety of questions to solve and give you the practice to code and know what kind of questions might be asked in the board exam 2019.
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