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Match the names of the poets under column A with the names of the poems, under column Band choose the correct code.

Column A Column B
(a) Thomas Hardy 1. My Grandmother’s house
(b) Elizabeth Barrett Browning   2. Piano
(c) D.R. Lawrence   3. The Cry of the Children
(d) Kamala Surayya 4. The Man He Killed

   (a)  (b) (c) (d)
(A) 1     2    3    4
(B) 1     4    3    2
(C) 4    3     1    2
(D) 4    3     2    1

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Read the lines and select the correct answer from the options given below
“How often I think of going
there, to peer through……. ”
Where does Kamala Surayya think of going?
(A) to her uncle’s house
(B) to temple
(C) to her grandma’s house
(D) to her daughter’s house

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Match the poems A with the poets B.

A poems B poets
(a) Nine Gold Medals 1. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(b) Prayer of a sportsman 2. Rabindranath Tagore
(c) Where the mind is without fear 3. Berton Braley
(d) Out in the fields with God 4. David Roth

   (a) (b) (c) (d)
(A)  4   3    2   1
(B)  1    2    4  3
(C)  3   4    1   2
(D)  2   1    3  4

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When you pray he said you transcend your body and become a part of the cosmos, which knows no division of wealth, age, caste and creed.
Identify the speaker
(A) Dr. AP.J. Abdul Kalam
(B) Kalam’s Father
(C) Kalam’s Teacher
(D) Kalam’s Mother

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Lakshmibai is the most famous Indian woman to have defied the British
(A) Opposed
(B) Accepted
(C) Considered
(D) Joined

Explanation

Synonyms –> Opposed

Antonyms –> Accepted

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Match the following :

Poem Poets
(a) Punishment in Kindergarten 1. David Roth
(b) Nine Gold Medals 2. Rabindranath Tagore
(c) Where the Mind is Without Fear 3. Stephen Vincent Benet
(d) Flying Wonder 4.Kamala Das

(a)(b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 1 3 2
(B) 1 4 2 3
(C) 4 1 2 3
(D) 1 2 4 3

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Match the short stories with the authors

(a) The Tears of the Desert l. Susannah Hickling
(b) The Ant Eater and the Dassie 2. Paulo Coelho
(c) Swept away 3. Mackinlay Kantor
(d) A man who had no eyes 4. Lakshmi M ukundan

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 2 4 1 3
(B) 1 3 4 2
(C) 4 1 3 2
(D) 2 1 3 4

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Who said the line?
“The highest result of education is tolerance”
(A) Mother Therasa
(B) Gandhiji
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Indhra Gandhi

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Match the poems with poets:

Column A Column B
(a) The Apology 1. Audrey Heller
(b) Hopes and Dreams 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson
(c) Prayer of a sportsman 3. Kamala Surayya
(d) My Grandmother’s 4. Berton

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 4 3 2 1
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 3 4 1 2

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Match the names of the poets given in Column A with Column B where the names of the nations given.

Column A Column B
(a) H. W. Long fellow 1. Britain
(b) Annie Louisa Walker 2. India
(c) Leslie Norris 3. America
(d) Rabindranath Tagore 4. Welsh

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 3 1 4 2
(B) 4 3 1 2
(C) 2 4 3 1
(D) 1 3 4 2

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“The highest result of education is tolerance” – Identify the speaker.
(A) Annie Louisa Walker
(B) Indra Gandhi
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Sarojini Naidu

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Choose the correct person, who uttered the following sentence, selecting from the options given below :
“The highest result of education is tolerance”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore·
(B) Swami Vivekananda
(C) Helen Keller
(D) Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

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According to the Doctrine of Lapse, the British could take over the kingdom from an Indian ruler who
(A) lost the war
(B) died without a natural heir
(C) indulged in corruption
(D) died because of a terrible disease