If you are preparing for the Competitive Exams such as SSC, Banking, Railways and so on, you will have to confront English language. English language comprises many topics such as Grammar, Vocab and Comprehension. For those who belong to Rajasthan, Panjab, Haryana, UP belt face a tough challenge while doing English.
And in English also the most troubling thing is to do comprehension as it is both difficult to understand and time consuming. Now the question is how to do this portion as it constitutes a bigger part in the marks scheme of English Paper. It will not do good if the students skip this topic. Here we are telling you some tips of doing it without wasting any time in the exam.
Tips for doing Comprehension in the Competitive Exam –
First of all you must know the meaning of comprehension. It means understanding. Therefore through this topic the paper-setter checks your understanding of the English Language. So you must have the understanding of English, only then you will be able to do comprehension.
Read newspaper daily – You are advised to read English Newspaper daily. Read the Editorial page, Sports Page, Business Page as much as possible. Try to understand what they say. Learn new vocab. This practice must go for months if you wanna grasp the meaning of the content.
No need to understand the meaning of each and every word. Always remember that you are doing comprehension, not translation. So you have just the understanding of the passage means what the writer wants to say so that you may answer of the given questions.
Get the rough idea of the passage if you can’t figure out completely as what it says. You must only be enable as to how to pick out the right answer out of the alternates given below. That’s it.
Give enough practice to Comprehension. Remember practice makes a man perfect.