CBSE Class 8 English Question Paper Set J

CBSE Class 8 English Question Paper Set J. Students can download the last year question papers using the link below. Free download of examination question papers with solutions. Last 10 year question papers should be practised to get better marks in examinations.


Read the given passage carefully and answer the question that follows by choosing the most appropriate option from those given below:-

Children seem to be impatient to grow up while old people wish they were young again. Each age brings with it pleasures and pains. One must learn to make the best of each age and enjoy the present rather than think over the past or dream about the future. Childhood is blessed as one gets tons of love and affection. Children are pampered. The child is bound by rules made by the elders. He is constantly told not to do certain things. A child is not free to make his own decisions. Young age brings with it freedom and self dependence but the burden of responsibilities also. He is responsible for actions and decisions. In order to be successful in life, he has to work hard and keep himself out of troubles

a) The child wants to grow up quickly into an adult

i) as he wants to lead a free life

ii) as he does not want to be bounded by rules and regulations

iii) as he wants to earn his livelihood

iv) as he wants to taste an independent life

b) The responsibilities that come with youth are

i) to lead a free life

ii) to take his own decisions

iii) to earn his livelihood

iv) to make the right judgement

c) Grown up people have to control many of their desires because of

i) the shortage of time

ii) their maturity

iii) keeping themselves away from the pleasures of the day

iv) for the sake of the society

d) Childhood is blessed with

i) responsibilities

ii) pleasures

iii) tons of love and affection

iv) carefree life 

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