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Q 1. Read the passage given below and answer the questions briefly. (12 marks)
Hindbad was a hardworking but poor porter. He lived in Baghdad and earned his living by carrying various packages to given addresses. All his toil from early morning till late at night earned him just enough to get by. He was very bitter about his condition.
One day as he was carrying a large package to a faraway place he felt very tired. As he rested under the tree for a while, he heard voices and laughter coming from the open windows. Hindbad turned and saw a guard who stood by the doorway. Hindbad enquired, “Who lives here?” To this the guard said, “Oh! Don’t you know? This is Sindbad the sailor’s mansion. He is the one who has travelled around the world on voyages.”
“So, Sindbad lives here. The rich enjoy comfortable life and live in luxurious mansions while the poor work hard all day for a piece of bread. Oh! It’s not fair at all. “With these words, Hindbad burst into tears. Sindbad called the guard to enquire who was crying at his door. Sindbad felt pity on hearing about Hindbad. He asked the guard to fetch Hindbad inside. Hindbad went into the mansion reluctantly. Sindbad offered him the job of a guard at him mansion. Hindbad felt very happy.
A. Find words from the passage which mean the same as the following: (1x2=2marks)
(i)to bring (para 3)
(ii) journey by sea (para 2)
B. Write the antonyms of the following words from the passage:- (1x2=2 marks)
(i) comfortable X__________
(ii) outside X__________
C. Refer to the passage and fill up the blanks with phrases: (1x8=8 marks)
Hindbad was a) ___________ but poor porter. He lived in b) ________ and earned his living by carrying c) _____________ packages to given addresses. He was very d) ____________ about his condition. One day as he was carrying a large e) _____________ to a faraway place he felt very tried. As he rested under the tree for a while, he heard voices and f) ________ coming from the open windows. Hindbad turned and saw a guard who stood by the g) _____________.The rich enjoy comfortable life and live in h) _______________ mansions.
Q2. Read the poem given below: (8 marks)
I Found That Out Myself
Someone told me school was all work,
There wasn’t any time for fun.
No one told me how happy I’d feel,
When all my assignments were done.
I FOUND THAT OUT MYSELF!
Someone told me there were lessons to learn,
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