The English core examination of CBSE class 12 was held on March 2, 2019 by Central board of secondary education. The timing set up by the board for the exam was 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM. The English paper marked the beginning of the board exams for the main subjects in CBSE class 12. The CBSE board exams 2019 was being held at 4,974 examination centres across the country.
Most of the students found the English core question paper easy but lengthy. They shared their feedback saying that the questions asked in the question paper were easy but it was not so easy to attend all the question within the designated time.
Examination Pattern of the Paper (CBSE 12th English Core):
|Unit||Topics / Chapter||Marks|
|1||Comprehension (Short Answer(4), Very short (1))||9|
|2||Vocabulary testing (Very short answer) 1 Question||3|
|3||Study Skills (Comprehending & Note Making) 1 Question||5|
|4||Summarising Skills (1 Question)||3|
|5||Providing factual details, organization, fluency and coherence (Short Writing Skill) 1 Question||5|
|6||Presenting factual details, format, fluency and coherence (Factual Reporting) 1 Question||10|
|7||Formatting, organization, coherence, fluency (LongWriting Task) 1 Question||10|
|8||Organisation, coherence, fluency (Article LWS) 1 Question||10|
|English Core -XII (Text Books)|
|9||Poetry appreciation Interpretation Interpretation (Short answer(1), Very short answer (2)) 3 Questions||4|
|10||Comprehension Interpretation Understanding Interpretation (Short Answer) 4 question * 2||8|
|11||Comprehension Interpretation Understanding Understanding and interpretation (Short answer) 5 question * 2||10|
|12||Content organization Fluency, Coherence, Understanding (long answers)||10|
|13||Content organization, fluency, coherence, understanding (Long Answers)||7|
|14||Understanding Interpretation Understanding (Short Answer) 4 question * 2||8|
CBSE Class 12 English (Core) paper carried a total of 100 marks, was divided into three sections: Section A, B & Section C.
Section A: (Reading Section): 30 Marks
Section B: (Writing Skills): 30 Marks
Section C: (Literature: Textbook and Long Reading Text): 40 Marks
All sections were compulsory and students needed to attempt all the sections. There was no overall choice in the question paper however internal choices were present in some questions. Besides general instructions, separate instructions were provided in some sections and questions.
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