Syllabus for Class 12 General English- PSEB – Download PDF

Syllabus for Class 12 General English- PSEB - Download PDF


In this article, you can check out the syllabus for the class 12 General English- PSEB and you can also download the syllabus in the PDF Format. CLASS-XII General English(COMMERCE GROUP)

Time: 3 Hrs. Theory: 80 Marks, IA: 20 Marks Total: 100 Marks




Section A (Lessons for Intensive Study)

1.Hassan’s Attendance ProblemSudha Murthy
2.The March KingKatherine Little Bakeless
3.Thinking Out of the Box: Lateral Thinking(Adapted from the article from Internet)
4.On Saying ‘Please’A. G. Gardiner
5.The Story of My LifeHelen Keller
6.Two Gentlemen of VeronaA. J. Cronin
7.In Celebration of Being AliveDr. Christian Barnard
8.Gadari Babas in Kalapani JailDr. Harish Puri

Section B (Poetry)

1.Prayer of the WoodsAnonymous
2.On FriendshipKhalil Gibran 
3.The Echoing GreenWilliam Blake 
4.Once upon a TimeGabriel Okara 
5.Father Returning homeDilip Chitre
6.The Road Not TakenRobert Frost
7.On His BlindnessJohn Milton
    Section C (Lessons for Extensive study) 
1.The School for SympathyE. V. Lucas
2.A ChameleonAnton Chekhov 
3.BholiK. A. Abbas
4.The Gold FrameR. K. Luxman
5.The Barber’s Trade UnionMulk Raj Anand 
6.    Section C (Lessons for Extensive Study)K. S. Virk



  1. Determiners
  2. Use of Non-finite (Infinitives, Gerunds, Participles)
  3. Transformation of Sentences
  4. Voice
  5. Narration



  1. Precis writing
  2. Letter writing (Official/Business/To Editors)
  3. Applications
  4. Explaining Newspaper Headlines
  5. E-Mail writing

Translation from English to Hindi/Punjabi and Translation from Hindi/ Punjabi to English.

(From Chapter 18 The Art of Translation given in the book English Grammar And Composition for XI and XII)

Note:- Following two lessons & one poem have been deleted from the syllabus from academic session 2020-21 onwards.

Robots and PeopleIsaac Asimov
On Giving AdviceJoseph Addison
Cheerfulness Taught by ReasonElizabeth Barret Browning

Books prescribed and published by the Punjab School Education Board

  1. A Rainbow of English for 12
  2. English Grammar and Composition for 11 and 12

Syllabus for Class 12 General English- PSEB – Download PDF

Download the PDF of the Syllabus for Class 12 Accountancy II – PSEB For Free of cost

Check out the Solution of Various Books of Accountancy for Class 12 For PSEB

Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Solutions of Usha Publication.

If you’re a student enrolled in the Punjab School Education Board Class 12, it’s essential to explore a wide range of books to cover the syllabus thoroughly. While the prescribed textbooks are undoubtedly valuable, supplementing your studies with additional resources can enhance your understanding and knowledge. Consider checking out other books that align with the curriculum, offering different perspectives and insights on the subjects you’re studying. These supplementary materials can provide you with alternative explanations, practice questions, and examples that may aid in clarifying complex concepts. Moreover, exploring diverse sources can expose you to a variety of writing styles and viewpoints, fostering a broader understanding of the subjects. So, seize the opportunity to expand your learning by delving into other books that can complement your studies and contribute to your academic growth.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *