English 1: Grammar and Composition Practice Test Class IX Class X 18 July 2019 Suggested Answer Key

English 1: Grammar and Composition Practice Test Class IX Class X 18 July 2019 Suggested Answer Key

Question 1

Write a letter to the District Collector of your locality requesting him or her to be the Chief Guest of an event ‘Fine Art Fest’, a cultural programme to be held next week in your school.                                                      [10]

  • Formal Letter
  • Self-Address- School Address
  • The locality of the writer and the District Collector should be the same.
  • Name of the event should be ‘Fine Art Fest’
  • The date of the event should be of  a date during the next week of the date the letter
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English 1: Grammar and Composition Practice Test Class IX Class X

English 1: Grammar and Composition Practice Test

Time: One hour                                                                                                    Maximum Marks: 40

Question 1

Write a letter to the District Collector of your locality requesting him or her to be the Chief Guest of an event ‘Fine Art Fest’, a cultural programme to be held next week in your school.                                                      [10]

Question 2
  1. Write, as the Secretary of the Arts Club, a Notice to be displayed on your school notice board about an event to be held next week in your school.                                                                                                       [5]
  2. You are the Principal of the school mentioned above. Write an email to the Principal of a neighbouring
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ICSE English: Class IX English 2 Literature in English Practice Test

ICSE English: Class IX English 2 Literature in English Practice Test

Class IX English 2 Literature in English

Time: One hour.                                                                                                         Marks: 40


Question 1

Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follow:

Salanio

Believe me, sir, had I such venture forth,

The better part of my affections would

Be with my hopes abroad. I should be still

Plucking the grass, to know where sits the wind,

Peering in maps for ports and piers and roads;

And every object that might make me fear

Misfortune to my ventures, out of doubt

Would make me sad.

  1. Where would Salanio’s attention
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Poetry: Study Aid: Because I could not stop for death: Emily Dickinson

 

Poetry: Study Aid: Because I could not stop for death: Emily Dickinson

 

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was an American poet who lived, for the most part, an introverted and solitary life. Dickinson was a productive closed-door poet: most of her poems were published posthumously, and critics now consider Dickinson to be a major American poet. Her poems mainly deal with themes of death and immortality. The poem Because I could not stop for death is typical Emily Dickinson in its presentation of Death. Death is considered as positive, even desirable, feature of life as it brings immortality to the mortals. Contrary … Read More “Poetry: Study Aid: Because I could not stop for death: Emily Dickinson”

ICSE English: Class IX English 2 Literature in English Practice Test

ICSE English: Class IX English 2 Literature in English Practice Test

Class IX English 2 Literature in English

Time: One hour.                                                                                                         Marks: 40


Question 1

Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follow:

Salanio

Believe me, sir, had I such venture forth,

The better part of my affections would

Be with my hopes abroad. I should be still

Plucking the grass, to know where sits the wind,

Peering in maps for ports and piers and roads;

And every object that might make me fear

Misfortune to my ventures, out of doubt

Would make me sad.

  1. Where would Salanio’s attention
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ICSE 2019 English 2 Model Paper

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LITERATURE IN ENGLISH

 ENGLISH Paper – 2

(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 five questions in all.

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ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Grammar and Composition: Practice Paper 10

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Question 1
Write a letter to the editor of a national English daily newspaper about the need of a Government School in your locality.
Question 2
(a) You are the Head Boy/Head Girl of your school. Write a notice to be displayed on the notice board informing the students of a painting Competition to be held in your school.
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ICSE 2019 English Paper 1: Grammar and Composition: Practice Paper 8 Suggested Answers

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Question 1

Formal Letter

The Proprietor

Name of the Shop

Address

Points to be included.

  1. Name of the book
  2. Date and time when the book was lost
  3. The place in the shop where you think you might have left the book.
  4. Any distinguishing mark.
  5. Request to help find the book.
  6. Request to inform you if the book is found.

Question 2

Join the following sentences to make one complete sentence without using and, but or so.

  1. Since there was nothing to do, we
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