For any Competitive Exam, English Section is considered as one of the toughest. We came across queries from aspirants about “How to Improve English”. So, In this blog, we discuss the 5 Tips To Improve English that will help you improve your English & score high marks in your competitive exams. With the upcoming SSC CPO and SSC CGL Exams, it is all the more important to improve your English scores as English holds a weightage of 50 marks in SSC CPO and SSC CGL Prelims and 200 marks in the mains.
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Tips To Improve English & Score High Marks In SSC Exams
5 tips to improve English and score well in SSC Exams.
1. Regular reading
• Read newspapers like The Hindu, Indian Express, Economic Times, etc daily.
• It will help you to prepare for your gk topics, essay writing & interview.
• It will improve your reading skills and also give you a fair idea about usage of grammar rules in sentences.
2. Write What You Learnt
• Write a summary, journal or essay everyday in English.
• Write down the new words along with their meanings in a notebook.
• Slowly you will improve with your spellings, usage of grammar rules&English
• It starts with Thinking in English
• Practice by conversing in English with yourself and/or someone
• Change the language on your phone and computer to English
• Take English sectional Tests
4. Focus On Vocabulary
• The Hindu Editorial Daily Vocabulary Booster by Oliveboard
• Book to improve vocabulary- Word Power Made Easy
• Watch any English news channel
• Keep a notebook of new words you learn. Try using them in sentences and say them
at least 3 times a day when you speak.
• Avoid Bulk Learning
5. Working on Grammar
• Grammar forms the basics of English which will help you improve it.
• Spend time in studying Basic Grammar Rules Book (Wren &Martin) and NCERT English textbooks
• Clear your basic concepts by understanding the Grammar Rules.
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Tips To Improve English & Score High Marks In SSC Exams – FAQs
English holds a weightage of 50 marks in SSC CPO Prelims and 200 marks in the mains.
Read important tips to score well in SSC CPO English given in the blog.
English comprehension, Grammar, Cloze test and Vocabulary are some important high scoring topics in SSC CPO English
English holds a weightage of 50 marks in SSC CGL Prelims and 200 marks in the mains.
Read important tips to score well in SSC CGL English given in the blog.
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