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Match the short stories with the authors:

Column A Column B
(a) Swami and the Sam  1. Mackinlay Kantor
(b) Sam    2. Rex Coker
(c) A man who had no eyes  3. Tammy Ruggles
(d) A Close Encounter  4. R.K. Narayan

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

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From the given options, choose the poet who has written “Don’t Quit
(A) John Masefield
(B) Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(C) Robert Frost
(D) Edgar A Guest

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Match the poems in Column A with the poets in Column B:

Column A Column B
(a) Solitary Reaper 1. Khalil Gibran
(b) Is Life but a Dream? 2. D.H. Lawrence
(c) The Earth 3. Lewis Carroll
(d) Snake 4. William Wordsworth

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

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Pulitzer prize for literature was awarded for the poem “American Civil War, John Brown’s Body”. ‘Who wrote this poem?
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Henry Wordsworth Longfellow
(C) William Wordsworth
(D) Stephen Vincent Benet

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In whose poem do the following lines occur.
“Join the jubilant song of the great stars sweeping by
Laugh and battle and work and drink of the wine outpoured”
(A) Khalil Gibran
(B) Ralph Waldo Emerson
(C) H.W. Longfellow
(D) John Masefield

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Match the titles of the poems under Column A with their relevant poets under Column B and select the correct code

Column A Column B
(a) Migrant Bird 1. Stephen Vincent Benet
(b) Be The Best 2. Famida Y. Basheer
(c) The Flying Wonder 3. John Masefield
(d) Laugh and be Merry 4. Douglas Malloch

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

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We pierce your bosom with swords and spears
And you dress our wounds with oil and balsom.
What does the word ‘you’ refer to?
(A) Water
(B) Earth
(C) Trees
(D) Man

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He knows what rules are necessary and the rules are made to be enforced. It would be
wrong of me to override his rules and decisions of this kind.
Who does “me” refer to in the lesson “The One Minute Apology”?
(A) The Colonel
(B) Edwin Stanton
(C) Abraham Lincoln
(D) Scott

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Match the following poetic lines under Column A with the relevant titles· under Column B and select the correct code :

Column A Column B
(a) A bird has feathers, it is true (1) With A friend
(b) Save the sad story of your misery (2) The Flying Wonder
(c) And share my umbrella in the rain (3) The Apology
(d) I go to the God of wood (4) To India-My Native Land

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

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Match the poems with the poets

Column A Column B
(a) The Piano 1. Khalil Gibran
(b) The cry of the children 2. Robert Frost
(c) Going for water 3. D.H. Lawrence
(d) Earth 4. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

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Find out the figures of speech in the following lines :
“Laugh till the game is played”
(A) Simile
(B) Metaphor
(C) Allusion
(D) Oxymoron

Explanation

Figure of Speech identifier ‘is'(be form) –> Metaphor

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“Don’t give up, though pace seems slow”
What is the figure of speech employed here?
(A) Assonance
(B) Allusion
(C) Apostrophe
(D) Anaphora

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What are the 3 R’s related to Environmental awareness?
(A) Reduce, Recycle and Reuse
(B) Resourcefulness, Responsibility and Respect
(C) Rights, Respect and Responsibility
(D) Reading, Writing and Arithmetic

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Who was the only poet honoured with the title “Poet Laureate of Michigan”.
(A) William Wordsworth
(B) Edgar Allen Poe
(C) Kahl Gibran
(D) Edgar A Guest

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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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Match the names of the poets under Column A with Column B and choose the correct code

Column A Column B
(a) William Worda Worth l. The Earth
(b) Khalil Gibran 2. Is Life but a Dream?
(c) Lewis Carol 3. Snake
(d) D. H. Lawrence 4. The Solitary Reaper

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

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Match the poem in Column A with their poets in Column B

Column A (Poem) Column B (Poets)
(a) Snake 1. Ralph Waldo Emerson
(b) Flying Wonder 2. V.KGokak
(c) English Words 3. Stephen Vincent Benet
(d) The Apology 4. D.H. Lawrance

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

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“How beautiful you are, Earth and how sublime”.
Mention the figure of speech from the options given.
(A) Oxymoron
(B) Personification
(C) Simile
(D) Metaphor

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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 poems with the poets.

Column A Column B
(a) The Piano 1. Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(b) Manliness 2. F.Joanna
(c) The cry of the children 3. Rudyard Kipling
(d) A sonnet for my incomparable mother 4. D.H. Lawrence

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

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Match the following poems given in Column A with their poems in Column B :

Column A Column B
(a) The flying wonder 1. Lewis carrol
(b) Is life but a dream? 2. D.H. Lawrence
(c) O captain! my captain! 3. Stephen Vincent Bennet
(d) Snake 4. Walt Whitman

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

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Match the following poems given in Column A with their poets in Column B :

Column A Column B
(a) Going for water 1. Khalil Gibran
(b) Earth 2. Ralph Waldo Emerson
(c) The apology 3. Jack Prelutsky
(d) Be glad your nose’ is in your face 4. Robert Frost

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

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Match the name of the each poet with his/her place in Column A with Column B.

Column A Column B
(a) Walt Whitman 1. Lebanon
(b) Jack Prelutsky 2. Cockermouth
(c) Khalil Gibran 3. Brooklyn
(d) William Wordsworth 4. Long Island

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

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“And in the valleys I have observed your tranquility”
‘I’ refers to
(A) D. H. Lawrence
(B) Shakespeare
(C) Wordsworth
(D) Ghalil Gibran

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Match the following and select the answer from the codes given below:

Column A Column B
(a) A Chipko Movement 1. Charity
(b) Tamil Nadu Community Banking 2. Amirta Devi
(c) Anita Khuswaha 3. Chinnapillai
(d) Mother Teresa 4. Girl star

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

Explanation

A Chipko Movement — Amirta Devi (9th book term 1, lesson 2)
Tamil Nadu Community Banking — Chinnapillai (9th book term 1, lesson 3, listening skill)
Anita Khuswaha — Girl Star (9th book term 1, lesson 3)
Mother Teresa — Charity

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“The feet of God when he journeyed from the East to the West of the Universe”.
Mention the poem in which the above lines appear?
(A) where the mind is without fear
(B) The psalm of life
(C) Earth
(D) The Apology