Strategies to Crack English Descriptive Paper of LIC AAO Mains

Strategies to Crack English Descriptive Paper of LIC AAO Mains

The English Language Paper in LIC AAO Mains exam 2019 is qualifying in nature exam and the marks obtained in this paper will not be added in the final merit list. Still, this paper holds equal importance in LIC AAO Mains exam as this section will be going to test your writing, communication and presentation skills. Apart from this, your general awareness level is also tested through this English Descriptive paper.

The Descriptive writing test for the English language is the major part of the LIC AAO Mains 2019 exam. Containing two questions of 25 marks in total, this section must be answered within 30 minutes time duration. This test will be considered as qualifying in nature exam, and you will be required to attempt one essay and one letter writing task.

English Descriptive Paper of LIC AAO Mains Exam 2019

This year, Life Insurance Corporation has released the LIC AAO 2019 notification for Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO). A candidate needs to clear three stages: Prelims, Mains, and Interview to get finally selected for the job profile of LIC AAO. As LIC AAO Preliminary exam 2019 is over and the Mains exam is scheduled to be held on 28th June.

The syllabus of the Prelims and Mains is slightly different, not only the topics but the subjects are also different. LIC AAO Mains exam consists of four subjects to prepare along with a Descriptive test. As LIC AAO Mains exam is around the corner, you must adopt smart strategies to ace the paper with sure-shot success.

Here, let’s discuss the best ways to attempt the Descriptive English paper of LIC AAO Mains exam below.

  1. Essay Writing– An essay must be framed by keeping three important things in mind, which are Introduction, Body, and Conclusion. With the help of this approach, you can score easily, and you will be able to convey your ideas effectively in the essay.

Take a look at an in-depth analysis of three parts of essay writing.

  • Introduction- The first and most important thing is to start your essay with a good introduction, which helps you in attracting more readers. It is suggested to start this introduction with the topic and purpose of writing that essay. You can start your essay with a hook like a story, dialogue, a quote, topic summary, shocking revelation etc. Along with this, you should keep in mind that the introduction should not be very long and 5-6 lines are sufficient for that.
  • Body- This is the part of the essay in which you need to discuss, argue or explain your topic in detail. You can extend this part into multiple paragraphs and must include facts and figures from reliable sources. Do not put all your gathered information in the essay in a haphazard manner as that can lead to confusion in the reader’s mind. It is recommended to organize your thoughts and follow a systematic approach for writing this part of the essay.
  • Conclusion- Try to sum up your story in this part of the essay. Do not introduce any new ideas and keep yourself limited to summarizing your arguments. Keep it short and do not try to leave any hanging thread in the conclusion part.
  1. Letter Writing- Know the types of letter and the format of the same to crack this section. There are two types of Letter- Formal and Informal Letters. Let’s discuss both in details:
  • Formal Letter- Start with writing the address of the sender, then the receiver and after that write date. All should be on the left side of the margin. Then write salutation/greeting on the left side. After that, begin with the body of the letter, which should be concise and easy to understand for the receiver. Keep only the essential information in a clear and logical manner. End letter with; ‘’Yours Faithfully’’ or ‘’Yours Sincerely’’.
  • Informal Letter- Write your sender’s address on the right-hand corner and after leaving a line, write the date. After then, write salutation /greetings. Then comes the text or body of the letter. You can use informal language, try to use active voice and try to put more questions in the letter as this can provide a good base.

Important Tips for English Descriptive Paper

  • For practising this paper, you should pick a new topic every day and write a letter and essay on it.
  • Try to practice the essay and letter on your computer as that will help you in enhancing your typing speed.
  • Use simple and crisp language and follow the right structure.
  • Stick to the word limit and avoid spelling and grammatical errors.
  • Have your relevant data on various issues and topics for smooth writing.

To sum up, do follow these tips and strategies of writing the Descriptive paper in the LIC AAO exam 2019. Apart from this, do not forget to solve LIC AAO mock test and previous year question paper for getting acquainted with the important topics of the exam. Try to write the essay and letter in the prescribed word limit only.

For more information or query regarding tips for English Descriptive paper of LIC AAO 2019 exam, drop your comments in the comment section below.

Practice make a man perfect. All the best for your upcoming exam!

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