CBSE Class 9 English A Syllabus 2009 2010 available in Pdf for free download. The latest syllabus for Class 9 English have been issued by CBSE based on which Grade 9 students will have to prepare for examinations by CBSE, NCERT and KVS in Standard 9. The latest CBSE syllabus has been used to design NCERT book for Class 9 English based on which exams for Grade 9 English will be conducted. Refer to MCQ Questions for Class 9 English with answers and also download more latest study material for all subjects
English A Class 9 CBSE Syllabus
Class 9 English students should refer to the following curriculum for NCERT Class 9 English A. These CBSE NCERT KVS Syllabus for Grade 9 English will be very useful for preparing for upcoming exams and help you to score good marks
English A CBSE Syllabus Class 9
CBSE Class 9 Englis-A Syllabus 2009-2010. Download the latest syllabus to do your studies as per the latest guidelines issued by CBSE NCERT. The syllabus, weightage of chapters, blue print of question papers and the design of question papers is issued every year for the benefit of students. Access all syllabus for all subjects here.
SECTION A : READING
Two unseen passages with a variety of comprehension questions including 04 marks for word-attack skills such as word formation and inferring meaning in the longer passage of 12 marks.
1 250-350 words in length
2 400-450 words in length
A factual passage (e.g. instruction, description, report etc.) or a literary passage (e.g. extract from fiction, drama, poetry, essay or biography). The passage will be between 250-350 words in length. (In the case of a poetry extract the text may be shorter than 150 words)
A factual passage or a discursive passage involving opinion, (argumentative, persuasive or interpretative text). The passage will be between 400-450 words in length. Questions on word attack skills will be for 04 marks.
The total length of the two passages will be between 650 and 800 words.
SECTION B : WRITING
The Writing section comprises of four writing tasks as indicated below:
Questions 3 and 4 are short compositions of not more than 50 words each - (notice, message postcard)
Important note on format and word limit :
Notice : Notice must be placed in a box. Word limit : 50 words for body of the notice.
Message : Message must be placed in a box. Word limit : 50 words for body of the message.
Postcard : Format of postcard has to be printed in the question paper for candidates to copy while writing the answer. Word limit : 50 words for body of the letter.
5. Composition based on a verbal stimulus such as an advertisement, notice, newspaper clipping, tabular data, diary extract, notes, letter or other forms of correspondence. Word limit : 150-175 words (For letter : 150 words only for body of the letter)
6. Composition based on a visual stimulus such as a diagram, picture, graph, map, cartoon or flow chart. Word limit : 150-175 words 10 Marks
One of the longer (10 marks) compositions will draw on the thematic content of the Main Course book.
SECTION C : GRAMMAR
Questions No. 7-11
A variety of short questions involving the use of particular structures within a context (i.e., not in isolated sentences). Test types used will include gap-filling, cloze (gap filling exercise with blanks at regular intervals), sentence completion, reordering word groups in sentences, editing, dialogue - completion and sentence - transformation.
The grammar syllabus will be sampled each year, with marks allotted for :
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