CBSE Class 10 English - Writing Questions

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CBSE Assignment for Class X English - Writing Questions. Based on CBSE and CCE guidelines. The students should read these basic concepts to gain perfection which will help him to get more marks in CBSE examination.


“Letter Writing”


Points to remember :

1. Start each line from the left hand margin.

2. Follow the proper format of the letter.

Format of the Format letter :

   a) Sender’s Address (2 to 3 Lines)

   b) Leave a line

   c) Write the date like May 16, 2012

   d) Leave a line

   e) Write receiver’s post and address (3 to 4 lines)

   f) Leave a line

   g) Write the subject and underline the subject. The initial alphabet of each key word of the subject will be a capital letter.

   h) Leave a line

   i) Write the salutation like respected sir/madam,

   j) Don’t put any punctuation mark at the end of the line of the format.

3. Generally the letter has four paragraphs.

4. In the first paragraph, write the introduction by introducing the subject.

5. In the second paragraph, write the content of the letter/problems and effects/ causes of the problem etc.

6. In the third paragraph, write the solution you want from the concerned authority.

7. In the fourth paragraph, show your obligation to the authority.

8. Conclude the letter by writing “Thanking you” in a separate line followed by “your faithfully” and name in separate lines. 

Solved Example (Letter to the Editor)

Q.1. You are Himanshi Jaggi living at 1652, Outram lines, Delhi54. The redidents of your area are facing lots of inconvenience due to poor maintenance of the public park of your locality. Write a letter to the editor of a local daily drawing the attention of the concerned higher authorities towards the problem and requesting them to solve it. 

Ans. 1652 outram Lines


        May 16, 2012

        The Editor

        The Hindustan Times

        K.G. Marg,

        New Delhi110001

Subject : About Poor maintenance of the Public Park of our locality. 

Respected Sir,

Through the columns of your esteemed newspaper, I would like to express my serious concern on the poor maintenance of the public park of our locality.

The public park of our area is in a pathetic conditon. The gardeners are not regular and the plants are not pruned regularly as a result of which, the park gives an ugly look. The park has become a thoroughfare stray animals as there is not any gate at the entrance of the park. Even the anti social elements gather in the park in the evening making it difficult for the women folk to have a walk in the evening. Our regular complaints to the local authorities have failed to bring any change in the situation. Therefore, I would like to request the concerned higher authorities to improve the condition of the park for the convenience of the local residents. I shall be hghly obliged to you for publishing my letter in your newspaper.

    Thanking you

    Yours faithfully

Solved Example (Letter to the Principal)

Q.2. You are Megha Singh, a student of classXC of R.P.V.V., Civil Lines, Delhi54 write an application to the principal of your school requesting her/ him to provide remedial classes of English after the school hours.

Ans. R.P.V.V., Civil Lines,


        May 16, 2012

       The Principal

       V.P.V.V., Civil Lines


Subject : Request for remedial classes in English.

Respected Ma’am/Sir

With due regards, I want to bring to your kind notice that I am a regular student of class XC of your school. The students of class XC are facing some difficulties in English and particularly in grammar section. The students need some remedial classes in english to have more time for practising grammar and writing section. They need to have more classes to understand basics of grammar which will be helpful in developing the understanding of the language. Therefore, I request you kindly to arrange remidial classes of English for our benefit I shall be highly obliged to you for your true concern.

     Thanking you

     Yours faithfully

     Megha Singh


Please refer to attached file for CBSE Class 10 English - Writing Questions


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