Message Writing for CBSE Class 8 – Format, Topics, Exercises

For Students of Class 8 in CBSE affiliated schools, Message writing is very tricky part of English paper and students need to have lots of practice to get the knack of how to write these messages with correct format and perfection in less time and score high marks. A message is an informal means of communication. The receiver of the message has to sill through the given message and pick out the most vital bits of information.Then, he/she should be able to reproduce that information in order to convey it to the person for whom it is intended.While Writing a Message, A message should be enclosed in a box.It should be written in the proper format as shown below.
Word limit should be fifty words.Message can be written as an informal or a formal note.In this blog, we will provide you with various Class 8 English Message Writing Worksheets, to make it easier for you as a student to prepare Writing section of final exam paper. Read on to find out.

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English Message Writing Exercises for CBSE Class 8 in PDF

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Sample Questions Message Writing for CBSE Class 8 Worksheet

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English Message Writing Questions for Class 8 Worksheet

Message Writing Exercise and Questions for CBSE Class 8

New Format of Message Writing

  • Date time
  • Name of the person to whom the message is directed
  • Body of the message
  • Name of the Sender

Message Writing example.

Let’s say you have fallen ill and your teacher is going to discuss an important topic in the class. Send a message to your friend through your brother to send his notes across.

Message

21st December 20xx
6.30 am
Dear Jimmy
I am suffering from cold. I believe we would be discussing an important topic in the science class. Please take down the notes carefully and send across your notebook through my brother, Vinay. Thanks Shaurya

Points to remember While Writing a Message

  • One of the most important point is that only important to the point details should be written. Only relevant information to be provided
  • No new information should be added. Sentence should be grammatically correct.
  • No new information should be added. Sentence should be grammatically correct.
  • Sentences should be used in direct or reported speech.
  • Keep word limit in mind while writing the message. As we all know usually word limit for a message is 50 words only
  • As per the marking scheme , Writing date and time carries 1 mark, name of the person to whom message is marked and the name of the writer along with content and language carries 3 marks.
  • Sender’s name has to be put at the end of the message
  • The name of the person for whom the message is written has to be given.

Message Writing Sample 2:

  1. You receive a telephone call from your mother’s office when she is not at
    home. You have the following conversation with the speaker. But you
    have to go for your tuition class. So you leave a message for your mother.
    Write the message within 50 words using the information given below.
    Do not add any new information.

    Ambuj: Hello!
    Mr Rastogi: Hello! May I speak with Ms Dixit please? I am Naresh Rastogi
    from the office.
    Ambuj: Mom’s not at home right now.
    Mr Rastogi: In that case can you give her a message? It is urgent. Please tell her
    that the meeting fixed for tomorrow has been rescheduled. Ask her to check
    her mail as soon as possible for the details. Please don’t forget to inform her.
    Ambuj: Don’t worry. I will tell her as soon as she returns.
    14 Feb
    3:30 pm
    Mom
    Mr Rastogi from the office called up to say that the meeting fixed for tomorrow
    has been rescheduled. He wants you to check your mail as soon as possible for
    the details. He said it was urgent.
    Ambuj