Download CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature 2016 Past Year Papers PDF

Revision is an essential part of the study process, especially when you are preparing for exams. You must divide your time in such a way that you also have some left to revise the whole syllabus.

This is where you can introduce English 2016 Previous Year Papers, Sample Papers, and Practice Papers for smarter revision. We bring you free PDF downloads for each of the CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature 2016 Question Papers

Take a look at the English Language and Literature 2016 paper pattern before downloading to get a better understanding on how to prioritise each question. These English Language and Literature papers included 11 questions divided in three sections - A, B, and C.

Section Types of Questions No. of Questions
Section A Reading 2Q (20m)
Section B Writing and Grammar 5Q (25m)
Section C Literature: Textbooks and Long Reading Text 4Q (25m)


Get all the CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature Question Papers, Marking Scheme Solutions, and Topper Solution Sheet here. These links are freely-downloadable with no need of entering login information.

CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature Question Papers 2016 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
2-1 All India Scheme (Set 1) Topper Solution
2-2 All India Scheme (Set 2) Solution
2-3 All India Scheme (Set 3) Solution
2-1-1 Delhi Scheme (Set 1) Solution
2-1-2 Delhi Scheme (Set 2) Solution
2-1-3 Delhi Scheme (Set 3) Solution
CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature Question Papers 2016 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
2-2-1 Foreign (Set 1) Solution
2-2-2 Foreign (Set 2) Solution
2-2-3 Foreign (Set 3) Solution
502-1 NSQF (Set 1) Solution
502-2 NSQF (Set 2) Solution
502-3 NSQF (Set 3) Solution

It is important to understand that these papers will only benefit you if you solve them with the same dedication and focus as you would your exam. Read along to learn how you can make the best of these papers without wasting much of your time or energy.

  • Download these papers: To your device for offline use and then turn your device to Airplane mode. This will keep you away from distractions.
  • Solve more and more papers: To improve your practice skills and add more value to your revision time before Class 10 Board examination.
  • Learn from your mistakes: Using the Marking Scheme Solutions and apply the tips and tricks to solve your paper efficiently.

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