Chapter 13 The Dear Departed TextBook Questions Question 1. Read an excerpt from the diary of a man of 72 years : As I sit here alone and waiting I…

Chapter 14 Julius Caesar TextBook Questions Question 1. Consult a dictionary and find out the difference between (a) killing (b) murder (c) assassination. Answer: (а) ‘killing’ means : to cause…

Chapter 12 Snake TextBook Questions Question 1. Snakes generate both horror and fascination. Do you agree? Why? Why not? Answer: Snakes generate both horror and fascination because our reasoning often…

Chapter 11 The Rime of the Ancient Mariner TextBook Questions Question 1. Look at the picture carefully and answer the questions given below : (a) What can you see in…

Chapter 10 Ozymandias TextBook Questions Question 1. Look at the picture given below : While on a sight-seeing tour to an old and mysterious country far away from home, you…

Chapter 9 Not Marble, nor the Gilded Monuments TextBook Questions Question 1. Look at the following picture carefully. (a) What has Time been portrayed as? Why? (b) What are the…

Chapter 8 Mirror TextBook Questions Question 1. In pairs discuss the following questions : (a) When do you generally use a mirror? (b) Is a mirror essential for us? (c)…

Chapter 7 The Frog and the Nightingale TextBook Questions Question 1. Listed below are a few character traits of people. Some are positive qualities, while others are not. Tick mark…

Chapter 6 Virtually True TextBook Questions Question 1. Before reading the story, attempt the following working in groups of four or five. (a) Do you play computer games ? How…

Chapter 5 Patol Babu, Film Star TextBook Questions Question 1. With your partner answer the following questions: What are your strengths? Strengths Why do you feel so ? What is…