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NCERT Solutions for Class 8 English Chapter wise Solutions
- Chapter-1 The Best Christmas Present in the World
- Chapter-2 The Tsunami
- Chapter-3 Glimpses of the Past
- Chapter-4 Bepin Choudahry’s Lapse of Memory
- Chapter-5 The Summit Within
- Chapter-6 This is Jody’s Fawn
- Chapter-7 A Visit to Cambridge
- Chapter-8 A Short Monsoon Diary
- Chapter-9 The Great Stone Face-I
- Chapter-10 The Great Stone Face- II
- Chapter-11 The Ant and the Cricket ( Poem)
- Chapter-12 Geography Lesson (Poem)
- Chapter-13 Macavity – The Mystery Cat (Poem)
- Chapter-14 The Last Bargain (Poem)
- Chapter-15 The School Boy (Poem)
- Chapter-16 The Duck and the Kangaroo (Poem)
- Chapter-17 When I Set Out For Lyonnesse (Poem)
- Chapter-18 On the Grasshopper and Cricket (Poem)
It So Happened
- Chapter-1 How the camel got his hump
- Chapter- 2 Children at work
- Chapter-3 The selfish giant
- Chapter-4 The treasure within
- Chapter-5 Princess September
- Chapter-6 The fight
- Chapter-7 The open window
- Chapter-8 Jalebis
- Chapter-9 The comet
NCERT Solutions for Class 8 English The School Boy
Class –VIII English
The School Boy
Page No: 85
Working with Poem
1:Find three or four words/phrases in stanza 1 that reflect the child’s happiness and joy.
Ans: The phrases that reflect the child’s joy and happiness are ‘love to rise in a summer morn’, ‘birds sing on every tree’, ‘the skylark sings with me’, and ‘sweet company’.
2:In stanza 2, the mood changes. Which words/phrases reflect the changed mood?
Ans: The phrases that reflect the changed mood are ‘it drives all joy away’ and ‘spend the day in sighing and dismay’.
3:’A cruel eye outworn’ (stanza 2) refers to
(i) the classroom which is shabby/noisy.
(ii) the lessons which are difficult/uninteresting.
(iii) the dull/uninspiring life at school with lots of work and no play.
Mark the Ans that you consider right.
Ans: (iii) the dull/uninspiring life at school with lots of work and no play.
4:’Nor sit in learning’s bower
Worn thro’ with the dreary shower’
Which of the following is a close paraphrase of the lines above?
(i) Nor can I sit in a roofless classroom when it is raining.
(ii) Nor can I learn anything at school though teachers go on lecturing and explaining.
(iii) Nor can I sit in the school garden for fear of getting wet in the rain.
Ans: (ii) Nor can I learn anything at school though teachers go on lecturing and explaining.
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