CBSE Class 11 English Core Syllabus 2021 2022

CBSE Class 11 English Core Syllabus 2021 2022 available in Pdf for free download. The latest syllabus for Class 11 English have been issued by CBSE based on which Grade 11 students will have to prepare for examinations by CBSE, NCERT and KVS in Standard 11. The latest CBSE syllabus has been used to design NCERT book for Class 11 English based on which exams for Grade 11 English will be conducted. Refer to MCQ Questions for Class 11 English with answers and also download more latest study material for all subjects

English Core Class 11 CBSE Syllabus

Class 11 English students should refer to the following curriculum for NCERT Class 11 English Core. These CBSE NCERT KVS Syllabus for Grade 11 English will be very useful for preparing for upcoming exams and help you to score good marks

English Core CBSE Syllabus Class 11

Reading 18 Marks

I. Multiple Choice questions based on one unseen passage to assess comprehension, interpretation and inference. Vocabulary and inference of meaning will also be assessed. The passage may be factual, descriptive or literary. Ten out of eleven questions to be done. (10x1=10 Marks)
II. Multiple Choice questions based on one unseen case-based factual passage with verbal/visual inputs like statistical data, charts etc. Eight out of Nine questions to be done. (8x1=8 Marks)
Note: The combined word limit for both the passages will be 600-750.
Grammar 8 Marks

III. Multiple choice questions on Gap filling (Determiners, Tenses)
IV. Multiple choice questions on re-ordering/transformation of sentences (Total eight questions to be done out of the ten given). Literature Section 14 Marks
V. Multiple Choice questions from an extract from Poetry from Hornbill to assess comprehension and appreciation. Any 1 out of 2 extracts to be done.(3x1=3)
VI. Multiple Choice questions based on two Prose extracts, out of the three given, from Prose (Hornbill as well as Snapshots to assess comprehension and appreciation. ( 6x1=6)
VII. Text based Multiple Choice Questions to assess comprehension, analysis and interpretation, from Prose and Poetry. Five questions out of six to be done. (5x1=5)

Reading Section: 8 Marks
Q1. Note Making and Summarization based on a passage of approximately 200-250 words.

I. Note Making: 5 Marks

♦  Title: 1

♦  Numbering and indenting: 1

♦  Key/glossary: 1

♦  Notes: 2

II. Summary (up to 50 words): 3 Marks

♦  Content: 1

♦  Expression: 1

Writing Section: 16 Marks
Q2. Short writing task -Notice writing up to 50 words. One out of the two given questions to be answered (3 Marks: Format : 1 / Content : 1 / Expression : 1)
Q3. Short writing task –Poster up to 50 words. One out of the two given questions to be answered.(3marks:Format : 1 / Content : 1 / Expression : 1)
Q4. Letters based on verbal/visual input, to be answered in 120-150 words. Business or official letters (for making enquiries, registering complaints, asking for and giving information, placing orders and sending replies), letter to the school or college authorities, regarding admissions, school issues, requirements / suitability of courses, etc. One out of the two given questions to be answered (5 Marks: Format: 1 / Content: 2 / Expression: 2)


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