English Paper – 1 Practice 01

<![CDATA[<h2 style="text-align: center;">English Paper – 1 Practice 01</h2> Question 1 You accidentally left one of your books in a shop. Write a letter to the owner of the shop requesting him to find the book and to keep it with him if he finds it. Give the shopkeeper the details you think are important to help him find the book Question 2 Join the following sentences to make one complete sentence without using and, but or...

Bangle Sellers Sarojini Naidu

<![CDATA[<h1 style="text-align: center;"><strong>Bangle Sellers </strong></h1> Sarojini Naidu Stanza 1 Bangle sellers are we who bear Our shining loads to the temple fair… Who will buy these delicate, bright Rainbow-tinted circles of light? Lustrous tokens of radiant lives, For happy daughters and happy wives. The poem is about a bangle-seller talking about the various kinds of bangles he carries with him, a...

The Heart of the Tree : Henry Cuyler Bunner

<![CDATA[<h2 style="text-align: center;"><span style="color: #195fa6;">The Heart of the Tree </span></h2> Henry Cuyler Bunner From time immemorial, there is an all-embracing attachment of man with Nature, particularly, his dependence on trees. Trees are essential for his survival. However, as time progressed man’s attitude to Nature, and to trees, were inimical and disastrous. There has been massive deforestation ...

A Window to As You Like It

<![CDATA[<p style="font-weight: 400;"><strong>As you Like it</strong> is a Romantic Comedy based on the conventions and practices of the Elizabethan Comedy. Comedy is light and humorous drama with a happy ending.The classical comedy follows the Three Unities of Time, Action, and Place. The unity of action: a play should have one main action that it follows, with no or few subplots.The unity of place: a play should cover ...

A River – A.K.Ramanujan

<![CDATA[<h2 style="font-weight: 400; text-align: center;"><span style="color: #000080;"><strong>A River  -  A.K. Ramanujan</strong></span></h2> The poem A River by A.K. Ramanujan is a tour de force of impressive potency and insightful philosophy and yet a poem characterised by its graceful lucidity and finely honed criticism. Through the poem A River, the poet raises the question of an artist’s commitme...

ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Model Paper One

ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Model Paper One
<![CDATA[<br /> ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Model Paper One ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENGLISH Paper – I (Two hours) Answers to this Paper must be written on the paper provided separately. You will not be allowed to write during the first 15 minutes. This time is to be spent in reading the question paper. The time given at the head of this Paper is the time allowed for writing the answers. Attempt all five questions. ...

ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Practice Paper 4:Suggested Answers

ICSE 2019  English Paper 1: Practice Paper 4:Suggested Answers
<![CDATA[<br /> ICSE 2019  English Paper 1: Grammar and Composition: Practice Paper 4:Suggested Answers Question 1 Formal Letter The Editor (Name of a Newspaper) Place ê   Self-Introduction ê   Problem faced. Lack of safety of children in the school buses and autorickshaws ê   Nature of the problem-A brief description ê   Examples to illustrate the issue. ê   Re...