23 Years Topic-Wise Solution Of Previous Papers English Compulsory IAS Mains Q & A 2023
English language is a compulsory paper in Civil Services Mains examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission. All the aspirants, who are declared qualified in preliminary examination, have to appear in this paper. In the 2015 notification for Civil services examination, UPSC declared the qualifying marks for the compulsory language paper to be 25% i.e 75 marks out of 300. So you have to score at least 75 marks in this paper. Neither its score is added in result preparation nor does it decide the ranking.Although English Compulsory paper is qualifying in nature, yet you shouldn’t ignore it completely. Every year about 15 to 20 per cent aspirants are unable to qualify in this paper, consequently their one year hard labour goes in vain and their dreams are shattered. Worst part is that they cannot even know their marks of other papers.Since its score doesn’t decide the outcome, a large number of aspirants take it lightly.
Go through the previous year papers, you will find that it is not as easy as perceived, particularly for non-English background aspirants. Examples are there, where students invested handsomely in coaching, they laboured hard day and night, but their all efforts went in vain. Hence you shouldn’t take it lightly. Only 10 per cent of your total hard labour for mains is required for this paper. Go through the solved papers and practice it daily. This book will help you in this process. This book is presented in easy language, so that even a Hindi medium student can grasp it comfortably.
We have been trying our best to make your journey successful. This book is part of that effort. We hope that this book will prove a milestone in your civil services examination preparation.
We wish you all the best.
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