An part of the language programme, an Inter-house Elocution competition for class X was held on 16th August, 2017. The objective behind the competition was to develop their spoken skill along with their theatrical talent. One participant from each house had to deliver a literary speech of a character from a famous play.It had to be a dialogue from a play or a long extract from a novel. Children participated very enthusiastically to the extent that their presentation included a costume and props. Muskaan Sikand, of Ashoka house bagged the first position. She delivered the famous speech of Portia from Shakespeare’s ‘Merchant of Venice’. The audience were inspired and looked forward to such similar events in future.