Thursday, 26 April 2012

7th class-cbse english(honey comb) Poem-1(The squirrel )(Mildred Bowers Armstrong)

Answer the following questions in short.

Q1) Why does the poet say the squirrel ‘wore a question mark for tail’?
Ans1) The poet called the squirrel ‘wore a question mark for tail’ because its tail is turned in the shape of a question mark.

Q2) ‘He liked to tease and play’. Who is teasing whom? How?
Ans2) The squirrel is teasing the children who are running around to catch it.

Q3) Describe a ‘squirrel’?
Ans3) A squirrel wears a grey overcoat of fur and has a tail turned in the shape of a question mark.

Q4) What does a squirrel like to eat?
Ans4) A squirrel like nuts to eat.

3 comments:

  1. Does the squirrel wear an overcoat of gray?

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  2. Yes the poet describesthe overcoat of grey as squirrel's body

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  3. What is the first line in the poem an example of?

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