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SECTION - A
(Reading - 20 Marks)
1. Read the poem given below and complete the summary by filling in the appropriate words. Supply only one word for each blank.
WOMAN You bring peace to earth You bring reconciliation Woman
You are magnificent
You are mother
At the inn there was no room You were between life and death You went to the stable
You brought forth your seed
You are woman
You have been despised
You have been hated
You know what it is to fear
To worry, to hunger and thirst
And still you know what it is to be triumphant
Cry out for joy
For your seed has multiplied
Shout out with great joy For you have grown strong Woman
You will bring everything to pass.
A woman is magnificent because she brings (a)_________and reconciliation. Above all, she is (b) __________. She gives (c) __________ and as her seed multiples, she becomes strong and (d)___________. A woman will bring everything to (e)___________.
2.Read the passage given below and complete the statements that follow :
Culture is the measuring rod of civilization. The difference between an uncivilized barbarous country and a civilized nation lies in their culture. When a set of people live for a long period of time in a particular, geographical area respecting certain philosophical values and virtues of life, there emanates a fragrance which is called their culture. The quality of such culture depends upon the type of values followed. In the beginning, the values respected by the people were ordered by external exigencies of life. Thus, in the first age of civilization, geographical and climatic conditions and the environment influenced people and determined their values of life. Once such values are determined and a culture takes shape, the external environment will have little influence over the culture thus established.
(1) People who follow philosophical values and virtues of life (a)
(2) The quality of such culture depends (b)
(3) Culture is the (c)
(4) Geographical and climatic conditions influenced the people (d)
(5) Once culture takes shape, the external environment will have (e)
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