Download CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature 2020 Past Year Papers PDF

Most students find English language and Literature, easier to score marks in, especially for Class 10. Learning and practicing English Subject (Code 184) is important before appearing for the exam.

You can also use Previous Year Papers, Sample Papers, and Practice Papers provided for students and teachers by CBSE. They make valuable study resources that can help you in revising the whole English syllabus smartly.

Before you download the English (Code 184) previous year papers PDF below, let’s have a look at the paper pattern that was followed.

Each set on the 2020 English Paper was divided into three sections - A (Reading), B (Writing & Grammar), and C (Literature).

Sections Marks Weightage
Section A (Reading) 2Q (20m)
Section B (Writing & Grammar) 5Q (30m)
Section C (Literature) 4Q (30m)


Below, you can easily access the CBSE Class 10 English 2020 Question Papers with their complete Marking Scheme Solutions and Topper Solution Sheet. These papers can be downloaded freely without you entering any login credentials.

CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature Question Papers 2020 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
2-1-1 (Set 1, Subset 1) Solution
2-1-2 (Set 1, Subset 2) Solution
2-1-3 (Set 1, Subset 3) Solution
2-2-1 (Set 2, Subset 1) Solution
2-2-2 (Set 2, Subset 2) Solution
2-2-3 (Set 2, Subset 3) Solution
2-3-1 (Set 3, Subset 1) Solution
2-3-2 (Set 3, Subset 2) Solution
2-3-3 (Set 3, Subset 3) Solution
2-4-1 (Set 4, Subset 1) Solution
2-4-2 (Set 4, Subset 2) Solution
2-4-3 (Set 4, Subset 3) Solution
2-5-1 (Set 5, Subset 1) Solution
2-5-2 (Set 5, Subset 2) Solution
2-5-3 (Set 5, Subset 3) Solution
CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature Compartment Question Papers 2020 Solutions (Marking Scheme)
2-C-1 (Compartment Set 1) Solution
2-C-2 (Compartment Set 2) Solution
2-C-3 (Compartment Set 3) Solution

These papers were designed on the basis of the Sample Paper released by CBSE in October 2019, which you can find here. We hope these papers help you in your exam preparation.

However, if you want to prepare Chapter-wise on the latest pattern for the English subject, then you can get the EDUCART ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE QUESTION BANK FOR 2022 EXAM.

This latest Educart Question Bank includes chapter-wise concise theory, important objective questions based on the latest CBSE guidelines, the ones that appeared in the past 10 year papers, and the questions available on Diksha platform.

Also, you can practice paper-wise in an even better way using the Sample Papers provided at the end of the book.