The Great Sculler

Work in pairs. Practice the dialogues with your friend and answer as given in the example: Ask a question from the table Question Answer Have you ever ridden a buffalo ? Yes, I have. Have you ever climbed a coconut tree ? No, I haven’t Have you ever been in the rain ? Yes, I … Read more

Unfriendly Nature

State True or False. (i) The earthquake in Gujarat in 2001 killed 13,000 people. (True) (ii) We should run out of homes as soon as we feel tremors. (True) (iii) We should bend down under cots and desks during floods. (False) (iv) 70,000 people became homeless in Assam due to earthquake. (False) (v) Eating food … Read more

Unfriendly Nature

3. State True or False. (i) The earthquake in Gujarat in 2001 killed 13,000 people. (True) (ii) We should run out of homes as soon as we feel tremors. (True) (iii) We should bend down under cots and desks during floods. (False) (iv) 70,000 people became homeless in Assam due to earthquake. (False) (v) Eating … Read more

From Tomorrow on

Answer the following questions. 1. When will the child become sad ? Ans – Tomorrow 2. What does she want to be today ? Ans – Glad 3. “From tomorrow on I shall be sad” –What does the child mean when she says so ? Ans – It means that tomorrow will never come, it … Read more

Dear Diary

1 Read the diary carefully and make notes. Where How What Dadi Ma’s house at Jagdalpur By train They took some rest. Asha went with her uncle to the market. Babloo was busy with Dadi Ma Chitrakut Waterfall By Taxi The waterfall was looking beautiful. The effect of lights added to its beauty Kanger valley … Read more

Halfway Down

1. What does ‘I’ refer to in the poem? Answer – ‘I’ in the poem refers to the poetess as a little girl. 2. Where does the child sit? Answer – The child sits on the stair which is halfway down. 3. Why does the child like to sit there? Answer – The child likes … Read more

The Angel of Peace

1 A.) Answer the following questions. 1.) How did the charity home celebrate Christmas every year? Ans – The charity home used to arrange Christmas party every year for the children. 2. What did the man hand over to the Mother? Answer – The man handed over an envelope to the Mother which had new … Read more