|The Literary Works||The Theme Observed|
|The mark of vishnu||Superstition|
|A Psalm of Life||Optimism
|Women’s Right||The noble qualities of women|
|The Nation United – A Noiseless Patient Spider||Unshakable faith|
|Snake||The Life – given force of Nature|
|The Man he Killed||Anti-war|
|The Last Leaf||Hope
|How the camel got its Hump||Humorous|
|Is Life, But a Dream?||Recollection of the Poet|
|Be The Best||Positive thought
|The Model Millionaire||Appearance are deceptive
Kindness begets Kindness
|Making Visible the Invisible||Child labour|
|Beautiful Inside||A golden heart lies concealed within the rough appearance|
|The Piano||Childhood memories|
|The cry of the Children||Child Labour|
|Migrant Birds||The Sense of freedom|
|The Piano Lesson||The Practice makes one Perfect|
|Laugh and be Merry||Optimism|
|Be glad your nose is on your face||Humorous|
|My Grandmother’s House||Childhood memories|
|Nine Gold Medals||Special Children|
|Where the Mind is without Fear||Tireless Striving
A Truly free and liberated ideal world
|Punishment in the Kindergarten||Childhood memories|
|To India – My native land||Patriotism|
|Keep Your Spirits High||Optimism|
What is the theme observed in the story “The mark of Vishnu”?
(A) Upholding patriotism
(B) Quest for freedom
(C) Abolition of communism
(D) Riddance of superstition
Which of the following literary works exhibits the theme of optimism?
(A) Laugh and be Merry
(B) Sonnet No: 116
(C) The Solitary Reaper
(D) The Man he Killed
The theme portrayed in Elizabeth Barret Browning’s poem “The Cry of the Children” is
(B) Women’s Liberation
(D) Child Labour
What is the theme of the poem, ‘A Psalm of Life’?
Fill up the blank with the suitable option.
The value highlighted in the story “TWO FRIENDS” is——
The poem “The cry of the children” tells about the theme of……………………..
(A) Work is worship
(B) Time passing
(C) Child labour
The theme observed in the poem ‘Where the mind is without Fear’ is……………….
(A) A truly free and liberated ideal world
(B) A world where there is green everywhere
(C) A dream world where there is fear
(D) A dream world where everybody is happy
What is the theme observed in the “Model Millionaire”?
(D) Appearances are deceptive
Which one of the following poems speaks about ‘True Love’?
(A) A Psalm of life
(B) Be the Best
(C) Sonnet No : 116
(D) The Solitary Reaper
What is the theme of the story, “The Mark of Vishnu”?
Choose the correct answer
What is the theme of the story “The Model Millionaire”?
(A) Appearances are deceptive
(B) All the glitters is not Gold
(C) No Man is an island
(D) Fine feathers make fine birds
In which poem the theme of the life-giving force of Nature is followed
(B) In search of a Friend
(C) What Trees are For
What is the theme applied in the poem?
“Be the Best”.
(C) Positive Thought
(D) Self Awareness
Is Life, But a Dream?
Choose the correct answer from the options to fill in the blank :
This poem is a/an —— of the poet.
(B) Trekking Experience
The theme portrayed in ‘The cry of the children’ is
(D) Child Labour
“Be glad your nose is on your face”
The tone of this poem is
The sense of freedom to do anything anyway we wish without restrictions – is the central theme of the poem
(B) Beautiful Inside
(D) Migrant Bird
What is the theme observed in ‘The Piano Lesson’.
(A) Time and tide waits for none
(B) Cleanliness is next to Godliness
(C) Look before you Leap
(D) Practice makes one Perfect
What underlying idea do you find in this poem?
(A) A note of determination to achieve
(B) A sense of freedom to do anything anyway we wish without restrictions
(C) Never give up in temptation
(D) Admiration of nature
What is the theme observed in the poem” A Noiseless Patient Spider”?
(A) unshakable faith
(D) fearful attitude
Which poet makes an appeal to our senses for special children? Find out from the options
(A) Elizabeth Barret Browning
(B) Randal Jarell
(C) David Roth
(D) Lewis Carroll
What is the theme observed in the literary work
‘Where the mind is without fear’
(A) Value of Education
(B) God fearing
Shakespeare’s Sonnet No 116 deals with
What is the theme observed in the poem ‘The cry of the children’?
(A) Protecting the environment
(B) Agony of child labourers
(C) Result of hard work
(D) Mental illness
The poem “A Psalm of life” underlines the need of:
What is the theme of the poem “Women’s Rights”?
(A) The poet’s love for the country
(B) The poet praises the noble qualities of women
(C) The poet praises the Men-dominated society
(D) The poet’s love for the children
The central idea of the poem sonnet No. 116 by William Shakespeare is——
Select the correct answer from the options given below :
The theme of the story, ‘The Model Millionaire’ is—–
(A) Work is worship
(B) Hard work never fails
(C) Art is long
(D) Kindness begets kindness
Which among the following poems contains a strong anti-war message?
(A) The Apology
(B) The Man He Killed
(D) The Cry of the Children
What does Tagore suggest to lead us to perfection in the poem “Where the mind is without fear”?
(A) Tireless striving
(B) Equality and harmony
(C) Religious spirit
(D) Political dogmas
Identify the work known for its nationalist theme.
(A) The Model Millionaire
(B) Keep Your Spirits High
(C) Our Local Team
(D) Where the mind is without fear
H W Longfellow’s poem “The Psalm of Life” is a piece of
Mention the theme observed in the poem, ‘Be The Best’.
“The cry of the children” – this poem tells about the theme of
(A) Time passing
(B) Child Labour
(C) Work is Worship
(D) Willing to work
What is the theme highlighted in the lesson, ‘The Mark of Vishnu’?
What is the implied theme of the poem, “The Cry of the Children”?
(A) Child – Rights
(B) Child – Marriage
(C) Child – Labour
(D) Child – Care
The poem ‘Be the best’ highlights the idea that one should be—–
(A) a Pessimist
(B) an Optimist
(C) a Scientist
(D) a Chemist
Which of the following poem does not picture childhood memories?
(A) A Sonnet for my incomparable mother
(B) Sonnet – 116
(D) Paper boat
Identify the right option :
The poem, ‘Beautiful inside’ conveys the idea that——
(A) anything that is buried deep into the earth is beautiful
(B) a golden heart lies concealed within the rough appearance
(C) a sweet smile on the face hides the villainous heart
(D) apparel decides the man
The poem ‘Be the best’ by Douglas Malloch is about
(A) being optimistic
(B) being contented
(D) all the above
What is the theme of the poem ‘Piano’?
(A) The poet’s love for his mother
(B) The pastime of the poet during his school days
(C) The poet’s love for music
(D) The poet’s comparison of childhood days with manhood days
Which of the following literary works does not exhibit the theme of ‘Optimism’?
(A) Be the Best
(B) Keep your spirits high
(C) The Mark of Vishnu
(D) Where the Mind is without fear
“Every man may profit by the example of truly great men, if he is bent on making the most of himself and his circumstances”. This theme is reflected in :
(A) ‘Laugh and Be Merry’ by John Masefield
(B) ‘Leisure’ by Walter De la Mare
(C) ‘A Psalm of life’ by H.W. Longfellow
(D) ‘O Captain, My Captain’ by Walt Whitman
In Sonnet-116 Shakespeare celebrates the constancy of
(C) True Love
“Where the mind is without fear”
This poem overflows with a deep sense of
What is the theme observed in the poem ‘migrant bird’?
(A) universal brotherhood and unrestricted freedom
(B) restricted freedom
(C) cross border terrorism
What is the theme observed in the literary work mentioned here in the bracket (snake)?
(A) cruelty to animals
(B) hospitality to animals
(C) superstition belief
(D) superstitious belief
Who among the following has flavoured with sentimental preachment in his poems?
(A) Walt Witman
(B) AL. Walker
(C) H.W. Longfellow
(D) V. K. Gokak
Which of the following poems centres around the theme of child labour?
(A) The Cry of the children
(B) Our local team
(C) The piano
“The pride of creation” is the underlying theme of a poem.
Identify the poem
(A) The Piano
(B) Be the Best