CBSE Class 10 English Syllabus 2022-2023

CBSE Class 10 English Syllabus 2022-23: The Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has released the detailed syllabus for the English Language & Literature subject of  Class 10th for the current academic session 2022-20233. The board has released the entire syllabus based on which the board examinations will be conducted at the end of the session. English is one of the most scoring subjects to overall increase your percentage in Class 10th Boards. The Class 10 English syllabus of the CBSE board is divided into two parts: Communicative English and Language and Literature. Students must go through the entire syllabus to learn more about the chapters and topics to be prepared this year.

CBSE Class 10 English Syllabus 2022-23

We have provided here the CBSE Syllabus for the Class 10 English (Language and Literature) subject. This syllabus includes details of topics to be prepared for all three sections of the paper - 

(i) Reading 

(ii) Writing & Grammar and 

(iii) Literature

CBSE Class 10 English Syllabus 2022-23
Section AReading 

Question-based on the following kinds of unseen passages to assess inference, evaluation, vocabulary, analysis and interpretation: 

1. Discursive passage (400-450 words) 

2. Case-based Factual passage (with visual input/ statistical data/ chart etc. 300-350 words) 

Section BCreative Writing Skills

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. 

Grammar

1. Tenses 

2. Modals 

3. Subject-Verb Concord 

4. Determiner 

5. Reported Speech 

  • Commands and Requests
  • Statements
  • Questions
  • Determiners
Section CLiterature

Questions based on extracts/texts to assess interpretation, inference, extrapolation beyond the text and across the texts.

Reference to the Context- One extract out of two from Drama / Prose & One extract out of two from poetry

Short & Very Long Answer Questions

  1. Four out of Five Short Answer Type Questions to be answered in 40-50 words from the book FIRST FLIGHT
  2. Two out of Three Short Answer Type Questions to be answered in 40-50 words each from FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET.
  3. One out of two Long Answer Type Questions from FIRST FLIGHT to be answered in about 100-120 words
  4. One out of two Long Answer Type Questions from FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET on theme or plot to be answered in about 100-120 words

CBSE Class 10 English Syllabus 2022-23 for Literature

BookChapters
FIRST FLIGHT- Prose
  1. A letter to God
  2. Nelson Mandela - Long Walk to Freedom
  3. Two Stories About Flying
  4. From the Diary of Anne Frank
  5. Glimpses of India
  6. Mijbil the Otter
  7. Madam Rides the Bus
  8. The Sermon at Benares
  9. The Proposal (Play)
POEMS
  1. Dust of Snow
  2. Fire and Ice
  3. A tiger in the Zoo
  4. How to Tell Wild Animals
  5. The Ball Poem
  6. Amanda!
  7. The Trees
  8. Fog
  9. The Tale of Custard the Dragon
  10. For Anne Gregory
FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET
  1. A triumph of Surgery
  2. The Thief's Story
  3. The Midnight Visitor
  4. A Question of Trust
  5. Footprints Without Feet
  6. The making of a Scientist
  7. The necklace
  8. Bholi
  9. The Book That Saved the Earth
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CBSE Class 10 English Sample Paper 2022-23 CBSE Class 10 Science Syllabus 2022-23
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CBSE Class 10 Science Sample Paper 2022-23CBSE Class 10 Social Science Sample Paper 2022-23
CBSE Class 10 Hindi Sample Paper 2022-23 CBSE Class 10 Social Science Syllabus 2022-23

 

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