Meghalaya Board English Core Syllabus for Class 12


Meghalaya Board Syllabus for Class 12 English Core

Total Marks : 100


Prose:
Selected Pieces To Be Read:

 

  • Indigo – by Louis Fischer

  • The Rattrap – by Selma Lagerlof

  • Lost Spring – Stories of Stolen Childhood – by Anees Jung

  • Deep Water – by William Douglas


Poetry :

Selected Pieces To Be Read:

 

  • Keeping Quiet – by Pablo Neruda

  • A Thing of Beauty – by John Keats

  • Caring for Animals – by Jon Silkin

  • And So It Eventually Happened – by R. Parthasarathy


Supplementary Reader :

Selected Pieces To Be Read:

 

  • What Men Live By – by Leo Tolstoy

  • Enchanting Caves of Meghalaya – by B. D. Kharpran Daly


Grammar & Composition :

Portions To Be Read:

Reading -

 

a) Unseen passages of various types (for comprehension, vocabulary

enrichment and note-taking)

Writing -


 

a) Short Composition like note-taking

b) Notice writing

c) Letter writing (formal & informal)

d) Letters of application for a job

e) Essay writing

Grammar Usage -


 

a) Transformation of sentences

b) Direct & Indirect Speech

c) Error correction in sentences

d) Active & Passive Voice

e)Opposite words

f) Use of word substitution

Recommended Textbooks:


 

1. Resonance XII (Published by Macmillan India Ltd.)


2. Voices Classes XI & XII

 

3. English Grammar & Composition (Published by Pearson Education, 482 F. I. E. Patparganj, Delhi – 110092, India.)

 

4. Current English Grammar & Usage By R. P. Sinha, Edited by Prof. P. Madhavan (Published by Oxford University Press.)
 

5. Writing With A Purpose by Champa Tickoo and Jaya Sasikumar

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