Reading Comprehension - Practice Papers 7

 CBSE Class 11 English Core

Section B
Writing Skills


  • Accommodation required: No. of rooms, size, floor
  • Location and surrounding: area, colony, facilities.
  • Contact Add. (Ph. No.)
  1. You want to hire a flat in a good locality in West Delhi. Draft an advertisement under the classified column " Accommodation Wanted" giving your requirements and capacity to pay.


Required a flat in a posh locality in West Delhi having two bed rooms with attached baths, drawing and dining, modular kitchen, well ventilated fully furnished, 24 hrs. electricity and water supply, parking, East facing, preferably park facing, nearby Bank and shopping complex, Rent Offered Rs.18,000 p. m.

Contact - Meenakshi Aiyar 7423...............

  1. You want purchase a floor in a residential society of Rohini, Draft a suitable advertisement is not more than 50 words.
    Missing Person/Pet Animals
    • Begin with 'Missing'
    • Physical description
  1. Person
    ................ Name, age, sex, height, complextion, built ........... clothes and other identifying features.
  2. Pet animal ................. name, breed, colour of fur or skin.
    • Since when and from where missing.
    • Reward/message if any
    • Contact address and Ph. No.
  1. You are the sister of a boy who has been missing from his home for the last two days. Draft an advertisement under the caption 'Missing' for a local newspaper provide necessary details and also offer a reward


Suresh Kumar, 14 years, 5"3'. Wheatish complexion, average built, wearing white T-shirt and blue jeans, specs, injury mark over the right eye brow. Missing since 4.8.2011 from Central Market Lajpat Nagar, Informer will be duly rewarded. Inform Lajpat Nagar Police Station or Call at : 901032 ..... (M)

  1. Your grand mother aged 80 years, mentally upset has been missing for three days. Draft an advertisement for "Missing" Columns mentioning all details. (Word Limit : 50).
  2. Your Cat named Tessa is missing since 15 May, 2012. Draft an advertisement under the "Missing" Column of a local daily newspaper providing all details in about 50 words.


Lovely Cat Tessa, Black, golden fur, 2 years old, with a brown ribbon around its neck.
Missing : Since 15 May, 2012 from the Central Park, Punjabi Bagh, Delhi.
Contact : K. K. Singh if found, finder/informer to be rewarded.
Call at 8100...

  1. You are Pankaj of East Patel Nagar. Your pet dog named Brando is missing Since 18 May 2012. Draft an advertisement for the 'Pet Missing' column of a daily newspaper in about 50 words.