Best Books For SSC CHSL 2016 Tier II (Descriptive Paper) English + Hindi

Best Books For SSC CHSL 2016 (10+2) Tier 2 (Descriptive Paper) English + Hindi

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In this post we are sharing some of the best books for SSC CHSL (10+2) 2016 Tier 2 Examination. These books have been used by UPSC, STate PSC toppers and are very important for forthcoming competitive examinations. You should at least go through them and buy the ones you need.

Pattern & Particulars of SSC CHSL Tier II Descriptive Paper
  • The SSC CHSL Tier II Descriptive Paper is worth 100 marks.
  • The Essay and letter may carry 50 marks each.
  • It would be an offline exam based on pen and paper.
  • Duration of the paper will be 60 MIN.
  • The topics would include Essay Writing (200- 250 Words)/ Letter Writing. (150-200) +-10%
  • The marks of this exam will be included in the preparation of final merit.
  • The paper is bilingual. You can choose to write in either Hindi or English.

Single Book for All Topics:

1) DESCRIPTIVE ENGLISH (For All Competitive Examinations)

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2) 151 Essay By Arihant Publications (Suggested by UPSC Topper Tina Dabi) 

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3) Contemporary Essay Tata Mc-Grow Hills Publications (Suggested by UPSC Topper Tina Dabi) 

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4) Nibandh Mala : 221 Hindi Nibandh By Arihant Publications (Hindi) 

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5) Nibandh Manjusa Tata Mc Grow Hills Publications (Hindi) 

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Letter Writing:

6) A HandBook for letter writing  by Arihant Publications

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7) Aadhunik Patra Lekhan by Arihant Publications (Hindi) 

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Scheme of SSC CHSL 2015 Examination (RTI Reply)

Essay Writing Tips for CHSL Tier II Descriptive Paper 

  1. What to Expect in SSC CHSL Tier II Descriptive Essay?

This is an important topic which would test you not only on your facts and grammar but also on your opinions. The expected topics may be based on polity, governance, current affairs, social issues (gender, caste, and communalism). Topics related to role of media, characteristics of a responsible media or censorship of media may be other possible topics. Refer to the list of expected topics mentioned below.
  1. How to Prepare for SSC CHSL Tier II Descriptive Essay?

Read newspaper carefully. The newspapers (esp. The Hindu and The Indian Express) not only gives you facts but also help you to formulate opinions on particular subject matters.  Reading editorials is one of the best ways get ideas on how to approach an essay. Read good books of interest to prepare for the essay topic.
  1. What Should be the Structure of the Essay?

Let your essay have 3 parts: Introduction, Body and Conclusion. The Body can be further divided into 3 to 5 paragraphs. Don’t worry, you have enough time to write that much. Make sure that each paragraph talks about one or two important aspects and not more. Try to complete an idea within the paragraph and introduce a new idea in the next paragraph.
  1. How to Tackle the Essay in SSC CHSL Tier II Descriptive Paper?

In the examination hall, after selecting the topic that you want to attempt, first decide the points that you would include in your essay. Write down the points roughly. This makes it easier to flesh out the points later.
You can start by writing a few keywords and then writing all the Social, Political, Legal, Technological, Economic and other factors that influence or are affected by the topic on hand. Alternatively, you can pick a side in the topic and perform a SWOT (Strength, Weakness, Opportunities, Threats) analysis on it.
Your flow of writing will be easier when you have these points to guide you. Don’t worry, if something pops up in your mind at some later point while writing the essay. You can always add to your essay.
  1. How to Make the Essay Better?

If you think that your vocabulary is not very good, use simple words to properly explain your ideas. Pay careful attention to grammar and see that your language is correct. To validate your points, quotes from some author are welcome if only you remember them properly. Try to validate your points with relevant examples.
  1. When to Stop Writing the Essay?

Make sure that you do not go on writing whatever comes to your mind and end up writing unnecessary things. Remember that at the end of the day, the quality and not the quantity matters. Make sure that you’ve covered all the important points in your initial pointers within the prescribed time frame.
  1. How to Practice Writing Essays

For the purpose of practice, pick up topics of your choice and write them with a limited time frame. You can pick up the topics mentioned below.

We'll Post some of the most important topics of essay and letters in coming posts,, keep visiting...

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