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The Echoing Green Questions and Answers
The Echoing Green Activity 1
Put a tick mark to choose the correct word/ expressions from given alternatives:
(a) The sun makes the sky
Answer- The sun makes the sky happy.
(b) The merry bells welcome the
Answer- The merry bells welcome the spring.
(c) Old John has
(i) back hair
(ii) brown hair
(iii) white hair
Answer- Old John has white hair.
(d) The old men are sitting under
(i) a tree
(ii) an umbrella
(iii) a canopy
Answer- The old men are sitting under a tree.
(e) In the evening the children come to the laps of
Answer- In the evening the children come to the laps of mother.
The Echoing Green Activity 2
Complete the following sentences with information from the poem:
(a) The birds of the bush sing to the_____________________________________.
Answer – The birds of the bush sing to the bells cheerful sound.
(b) Old John sits among _______________________________________________.
Answer – Old John sits among the old folk.
(c) The sport of the children remands the old men of their _______________________.
Answer – The sport of the children remands the old men of their own youth-time.
(d) The children are tired when _________________________________________.
Answer – The children are tired when the sun descends.
(e) In the evening the sports of the children _______________________________.
Answer – In the evening the sports of the children come to an end.
The Echoing Green Activity 3
Answer the following questions:
(a) Which are the two birds mentioned in the poem ?
Answer – Skylark and thrush are the two birds mentioned in the poem.
(b) Who is sitting under the oak?
Answer – Old John with white hair is sitting under the oak.
(c) Pick out expression from the poem to show that old men are happy to see the children playing.
Answer – They laugh at our play. This is the expression.
(d) What do the children do when evening descends ?
Answer – When evening descends the children go back to their mother’s lap for taking rest.
The Echoing Green Activity 4
Use can, could, should, would and might to fill in the blanks:
(a) _______________ I use your phone ?
Answer – Can I use your phone.
(b) She _________ be in her bedroom.
Answer – She might be in her bedroom.
(c) The programme __________ be finished by now.
Answer – The programme should be finished by now.
(d) She __________ send hours in the library.
Answer – She would send hours in the library.
(e) He ______________ run fast.
Answer – He could run fast.
The Echoing Green Activity 5
There are certain qualities you want your best friend to have. Among these, there would be some qualities he/she must have and some would be qualities he/she may have. Make a list of qualities which he/she must have and which he/she must have and which he/she may have.
|He must be an honest person.||He may be a great sports lover.|
|He must be punctual.||He may love reading story books.|
|He must be respectful to the elder and teachers.||He may have a hobby of his own.|
|He must be dutiful.||He may maintain a diary.|
|He must be attentive to his lessons.||He may love to meet new people.|
The Echoing Green Activity 7(a)
Fill in the blanks with the words given below:
(1) He crossed the road__________.
Answer – carefully
(2) My uncle will arrive_______.
Answer – tomorrow
(3) Wait _______ for some time.
Answer – here
(4) She speaks ___________.
Answer – fluently
(5) He is _______ unhappy.
Answer – therefore
The Echoing Green Activity 7(b)
(1) Her words are ________ true.
Ans – partly
(2) The man is _____________ruined.
Ans – Completely
(3) The old man walks ___________ slowly.
Ans – rather
(4) He was _______ moved by the incident.
Ans – deeply
(5) The girl is ________ lovable.
Ans – quite
The Echoing Green Activity 7(b)
Fill in the blanks with words from the given list of words:
(1) She made the announcement in a very ________ manner.
Answer – Cheerful
(2) The champion team was overwhelmed with ________.
Answer – joy
(3) A mother’s _______ is the best shelter in the world.
Answer – lap
(4) He spoke in a ______ voice so that everyone could hear him.
Answer – loud
(5) The man looked __________ at the end of the day.
Answer – weary