CBSE Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Board Question Paper 2018

In this article we are presenting the CBSE Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Question Paper 2018 and its marking scheme that released by CBSE. Class 10 English question paper 2018 given here will offer a variety of problems to solve and give you the practice to code and know what kind of questions might be asked in the board exam 2019.

CBSE Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Question Paper Pattern 2018:

The question paper consisted of total 11 questions divided into three Sections:

  • Section A – Reading (20 Marks )
  • Section B –  Writing and Grammar (30 marks)
  • Section C – Literature (30 marks)

All the questions were compulsory however internal choices were there in a few questions of section- B and Section- C.

The question paper carried a total of 80 marks.

Students were required to complete the paper in 3 hours.

Some randomly selected questions from the paper are given below:

Q. You are Prabhu Kumar/Parvati of 17E. Ravi Dass Road, Kochi. Erite a letter in 100-120 words to the editor of a newspaper about the nuisance caused by loudspeakers in the city
during examination days drawing attention of the concerned authorities to the problem.

Q. Rearrange the following words/phrases to form meaningful sentences. Do any four.
(i) work and play / things / different / parents see / as two
(ii) is a of time / they / waste / think / that playing
(iii) important / games / studies / are as / as
(iv) a student / to both / proper / should / attention / pay
(v) can / life / only / succeed / he / in / then

CBSE Class 10 English Exam 2018: Paper Analysis and Review

Q. Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follows:
Belinda tickled him, she ticked him unmerciful,
Ink, Blink and Mustard, they rudely called him Percival,
They all sat laughing in the little red wagon
At the realio, trulio, cowardly dragon.
(a) Who was tickled by Belinda?
(b) Why did she tickle ‘him’?
(c) Who are Ink, Blink and Mustard?
(d) Why did they all laugh at ‘him’?

Q. Answer the following question in 100-120 words:
What lesson on death and suffering did the Buddha teach Gotami in the chapter, ‘The Sermon at Benaras’?

Get the complete paper from the following link:

CBSE Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Question Paper 2018

CBSE Marking Scheme for Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Paper 2018

The marking scheme for Class 10 English (Language and Literature) question paper 2018 is released by CBSE to help students know the right answers for all questions asked in class 10 English (Language and Literature) paper. This marking scheme is also helpful to understand the criteria for writing answers in board exam. Download the CBSE marking scheme from the following link:

CBSE Class 10 English (Language and Literature) Marking Scheme for Board Paper 2018

Also go through the CBSE Class 10 Topper’s Answer Sheet for English (Language and Literature) Paper 2018 to learn the criteria followed by CBSE toppers in writing their Board Exam.

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