As we all know that IBPS PO Prelims 2019 exam was conducted last Saturday (Oct 12, 2019) this article is specifically for those who are already done with their IBPS PO Prelims 2019 exam. If you still have IBPS PO Prelims exam in any of the upcoming shifts then we recommend you to take a free Memory based mock test.
We assume that by now those who are over with their Prelims exam must have already started preparing for the upcoming IBPS PO Mains 2019. This year, IBPS PO has scheduled the Mains examination on 30th Nov, 2019 and candidates are striving hard to achieve success in it. As far as the number of vacancies are concerned this year the total number of vacancies are 4,336. The competition is going to be tough, so candidates preparing for it are expected to put their best foot forward in order to achieve success.
Here we are with an article on how to prepare for the Descriptive section of IBPS PO Mains 2019 exam. However, first let us have a quick revision of the IBPS PO Mains exam pattern.
IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern
|Sr. No.||Name of test||No. of Questions||Max. Marks||Medium of Examination||Time Allotted|
|1||Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||English & Hindi||60 minutes|
|2||English Language||35||40||English only||40 minutes|
|3||Data Analysis and Interpretation||35||60||English & Hindi||45 minutes|
|4||General, Economy/Banking Awareness||40||40||English & Hindi||35 minutes|
|English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)||2||25||English||30 minutes|
How to Prepare – Descriptive Writing IBPS PO Mains 2019
- Reading is Important
Reading is never limited to course books only, rather candidates preparing for such banking exams must have extra knowledge and skills in hand in order to compete. By reading, here we mean that candidates should take time out for reading editorials, news, novels and magazines etc. Also, while reading structure and tone of the articles is important. This exercise is to be performed on routine basis as it will give you an idea about different writing structures and it even improves your vocabulary.
We constantly write vocabulary articles in order to help aspirants prepare for it in a better way.
- Writing can’t be Ignored
Since the Descriptive section is all about writing/typing only, the essence of it can’t be ignored. This particular section has been introduced in order to check the writing abilities of a candidate. The best way to practice writing is pick and choose a topic and start writing whatever you know about it.
Editing is important to give your idea proper shape and structure. Editing is required so that you can skip the ideas written that do not matches the main idea of your essay. Moreover, do check for any grammatical issues. Discard any unwanted details.
- Analyze and Evaluate
Anything that you do, analysis of it is very important failing which you will not be able to understand your performance. Once you have written the essay, ask someone else who has sound knowledge of English and is good in writing. Feedback is important which further improves upon your writing.
- Practice is Important
Continue reading, writing, editing and analyzing on a regular basis in order to ace the IBPS PO Mains 2019 descriptive section. Practice everyday and write as many as you can.
Sample Topics for Essay Writing for IBPS PO Mains
These are few factors that an aspirant must keep in mind while preparing for the IBPS PO Mains descriptive section. Mentioned below are few sample topics for essay writing practice:
- Modi Government – Achievement and Challenges
- Importance of unbiased media in a democracy
- Bank Mergers: Benefits and Dangers
- Deepening Climate Crisis
- Dual Regulation of Indian Banks
- Deepening Water Crisis: Thirsty Indian cities
- Digital Economy: A step in the right direction?
- Social and Religious Practices vs. Legal System of India
- Rising cases of molestation: Are we serious about women security?
- How Fake News is widening Social Rifts in India
- One Nation, One Election: A much needed electoral reform?
- Humans vs Machines
- Rising fuel prices: Was deregulation a bad move?
This is all from our end on this topic. Practice further in order to ace the descriptive section for IBPS PO Mains 2019.
Wish you all the best for IBPS PO Mains exam.