Tuesday, November 27, 2012

ISC English Literature 2013 Sample Question

Guess Paper
English Literature: Paper – II, ISC- 2013

Question – 1                                                                                                                                                         [20]

Enter a Servant

i)                   Where is the speaker now? To whom is he speaking?
ii)                 What has the speaker said just before this extract? Give three points.
iii)               What is expressed in two questions asked by Macbeth?
iv)               What does ‘epicure’ mean? Who should mingle with ‘English epicures’?
v)                 ‘Macbeth, in this scene, is in a distracted state.’ – Discuss.

Question – 2
Why is the title of the story ‘Third Thought’ significant? Substantiate your answer with close reference to the text.                                                                                                                    [20]

Question – 3
‘There are three stages of growth of the poet’s love for nature in the poem ‘Tintern Abbey’. – Discuss.                                                                                                                                                                 [20]


  1. I have published this guess paper with a pure intention of assisting students appearing ISC Exam - 2013. I would be happy to see the students concerned feeling like visiting my blog to get such assistance being offered.

  2. I think every school is not doing MACBETH can u say about Pygmalion?

  3. third thought has already come in isc-2011

    1. Please go to the postings done in February 2013

  4. what should be the average length of a long answer ....