English Class 9 Term-II Syllabus 2022

There paper is divided into three sections - Reading, Writing & Grammar, and Literature.

Section-wise Weightage

Section Topic Marks
A Reading Skills 10
B Writing Skills with Grammar 10
C Literature 20
  Total 40

Section A: Reading

Question based on the following kinds of unseen passages to assess inference, evaluation, vocabulary, analysis and interpretation:

1. Discursive passage (400 - 450 words)

2. Case based Factual passage (with visual input / statistical data / chart; 200 - 250 words)

Section B: Writing and Grammar

Writing

1. Descriptive paragraph (Diary)

2. Story writing (based on beginning line, outline, cues)

Grammar

  1. Tenses
  2. Subject - verb concord
  3. Modals
  4. Determiners
  5. Reported Speech
  6. Commands and Requests
  7. Statements
  8. Questions

Section C: Literature

Questions based on extracts / texts to assess interpretation, inference, extrapolation beyond the text and across the texts.

Moments

  1. Weathering the Storm in Ersama
  2. The Last Leaf
  3. A House is not a Home
  4. The Beggar

Beehive - Prose

  1. Packing
  2. Reach for The Top
  3. The Bond of Love
  4. If I were You

Beehive - Poems

  1. No Men Are Foreign
  2. On killing a Tree
  3. The Snake Trying