My Dream is India
My Dream is India (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) India is made of diverse traditions. It is fusion of different regions, different religions and many cultures. Our strength is in unity. But sadly people do not think about our nation. They only fight with […]

ASL Topic- My Dream is India


afforestation
AFFORESTATION AND ITS IMPORTANCE (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) “A priceless gift of nature is in form of forests.” A Chinese proverb rightly says- “If you want to plan  for ten years, plant trees.” The above quotations shed enough light on afforestation and its […]

ASL Topic- Afforestation and its Impacts


education
The Aim of Education (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) The aim of education to train us to understand the eternal values to appreciate the supreme human virtue and the simple decencies of life. We must be educated not for cruelty and power but for […]

ASL Topic- The Aim of Education



digital india 4
Digital India (The following speech is perfect for 1.5 min. to 2.00 min) Note- The following is a speech for ASL on Digital India as well as it can also be written as an essay on Digital India- Digital India is an ambitious campaign to ensure that government services are available […]

ASL Topic- Digital India


Newspapers
Newspapers and their Importance (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) The newspaper is as necessary and important for me as breakfast. I may not have my breakfast but I must have the newspaper.  Reading a newspaper is almost a passion for me now. I can […]

ASL Topic- Newspapers and their Importance


kind and slave
It is Better to Die on Feet than to Live on Knees (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) This is my own vision that it is better to live for your beliefs and your comfort with dignity and respect rather than to pretend believing another’s […]

ASL Topic- It is Better to Die on Feet than ...



corruption
Corruption – A big threat to Development (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) Corruption is the result of unethical thinking to acquire pre defined purpose for one’s benefits. It has left a deep Impact on public life in India. Firstly people spread corruption and furthermore […]

ASL Topic- Corruption – A big threat to Development


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Poverty in India (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) Poverty is deprivation of basic necessities such as food, house, drinking water, shelter, It is the state of one who lacks a certain amount of material possessions or money. It is mostly prevalent in developing countries. […]

ASL Topic- Poverty in India


technology
Dependence on Technology (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) Present age is the age of technology. We use technology in every field like, education, medical, entertainment etc. No doubt technology helps us to a great extent. Most of us rely on it so much these […]

ASL Topic- Dependence on Technology



education
Education System of India (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) It is a well known fact that education is the soul of society. It prepares us for the greatest opportunities in our life gives us a lifestyle, teaches us to be sophisticated, makes us different […]

ASL Topic- Education System of India


SOCIAL MEDIA
Social Networking Sites among the Modern Youth Social media is one of the most popular mediums of interaction among groups or individuals in the present time.  It has gained astounding worldwide growth and popularity which has led to attracting attention from variety of researchers globally. I think that this is […]

ASL Topic- Social Networking Sites among the Modern Youth


Schoooool Dressssss
                                             Importance of Dress code in Schools (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) One particular type of group united for the same purpose should wear same type of clothes that is uniform. The concept of uniform is the only most visible element of any school […]

ASL Topic- Importance of Dress code in Schools



CHILD LABOUR
Child Labour (The following speech is perfect for 1 min. to 1.05 min) India is unfortunately the home of the largest number of child labourers in the world. Far more unfortunately this number is continuously increasing. The census found an amazing increase in the number of child labourers from 11.28 […]

ASL Topic- Child Labour


ASL 2
ASL- Assessment of Speaking and Listening A short description for those who are new to the process of 20 marks- Before ASL- In every class groups of 2 -2 children are made and date is announced for the conduction of ASL. Children perform in the group of two. Note- the […]

Assessment of Listening and Speaking (ASL)


THE DEAR DEPARTED REFERENCE TO CONTEXT – MCQs Read the following extracts and choose the correct option. 1. Mrs Slater : “I’m amazed at you, Victoria, I really am. How can you go gallivanting about in the street with your grandfather lying dead and cold upstairs, I don’t know. Be […]

Ch.13- The Dear Departed (EXTRA Qu.)



                       Not Marble, nor the Gilded Monuments       (by William Shakespeare) Extract Based Questions- Read the extracts below and answer the questions that follow. Write the answers in short- 1. ‘Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall outlive this powerful rhyme;’ […]

Not Marble, nor the Gilded Monuments (Extra Qu.)


                                                          The Mirror        (By- Silvia Plath) Qu1- ‘I have no preconceptions’. Who says this?     Ans. Mirror Qu.2-    What separates the mirror and the wall? Ans. People who see their reflection Qu. 3-   The moon and the candle are liars because Ans. everything looks good in dim light  Qu.4-    The […]

The Mirror (Extra Qu.)


                                 Frog and the Nightingale                                                                                    By Vikram Seth Short answer type questions- Qu.1- ‘I don’t think the song’s divine    But – oh – well – at least it’s mine.’ What does the nightingale imply by the last line?             Ans.- She sings from her heart Qu.2- ‘So […]

Ch. 7- The Frog and the Nightingale (Extra Qu.)



A Shady Plot   ( Elsic Brown) EXTRACTS BASED QUESTIONS Read the extracts given below and answer the questions that follow : 1. “I am going back to my grandmother. My lawyer will communicate with you later ?” (CBSE–SA-2–2012–61008) (a) Who speaks the above lines ? (b) Why is she going […]

A Shady Plot (Extra Qu.)


                                            THE LETTER    (By Dhumaketu) Ques1:    Describe the early morning scene, when Ali visited the post Office.      Ans:    The whole town was asleep at that time, more due to the cold and biting wind. Ali plodded on his way to the Post office, drawing his tattered clothes tighter, […]

THE LETTER (Extra Qu.)


                                          Mrs. Packletide’s Tiger (By Saki) Extract Based Questions Read the following passages taken from ‘Mrs. packletides Tiger’ and answer the given questions. 1. ‘Mrs. Packletide had already arranged in […]

Mrs. Packletide’s Tiger (Extra Qu.)



                    Two Gentlemen of Verona   (By A.J. Cronin)                                                                  1)What had happened to the parents and the house of Nicola and Jacopo? Ans- Nicola and Jacopo had lost their mother earlier only. Their father, who was an established singer, was killed in the war when Italy was attacked by Germany. […]

1. Two Gentlemen of Verona (EXTRA Qu.)


COMPETITION
A COMPETITIVE LIFE No hopes in life makes your life insane want some relief but also work on the rock be positive dream attractive you are blessed don’t be stressed addicted to social media destroys our creative ideas two minutes nap people says that’s not my swag have a hope and rock easy to […]

A COMPETITIVE LIFE


PAIN
PAIN The inner world is immense unease, Which just knows how to increase. Like a heavy bucket of water is stuck In the middle of   the well like throat My eyeball inside its socket stands afloat The time when the brain quits Thinking about Something else And then your heart […]

PAIN



TRANSCENDENCE
TRANSCENDENCE Rising above yourself so high Going even beyond the sky Never losing faith and hope Keep climbing even if its a slope Transcendence happens only when you spark From an isolated, wrecked den completely dark It is a state of eternal bliss Achieve it and have a life you […]

TRANSCENDENCE