NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Fog Poem

NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Fog Poem with answers available in Pdf for free download. The NCERT Solutions for Class 10 English with answers have been prepared as per the latest syllabus, NCERT books and examination pattern suggested in Standard 10 by CBSE, NCERT and KVS. Solutions to questions given in NCERT book for Class 10 English are an important part of exams for Grade 10 English and if practiced properly can help you to get higher marks. Refer to more Chapter-wise Solutions for NCERT Class 10 English and also download more latest study material for all subjects

Fog Poem Class 10 NCERT Solutions

Class 10 English students should refer to the following NCERT questions with answers for Fog Poem in standard 10. These NCERT Solutions with answers for Grade 10 English will come in exams and help you to score good marks

Fog Poem NCERT Solutions Class 10

NCERT Solutions for Class 10 English for Fog Poem 

Thinking about the Poem

1. (i) What does Sandburg think the fog is like?
(ii) How does the fog come?
(iii) What does ‘it’ in the third line refer to?
(iv) Does the poet actually say that the fog is like a cat? Find three things that tell us that the fog is like a cat. 

Answer

(i) According to Sandburg, the fog is like a cat.

(ii) The fog comes on little cat feet.

(iii) In the third line ‘it’ refers to the fog that has covered the city and it seems as if it is looking over the city like a cat.

(iv) No, the poet does not actually say that the fog is like a cat. However, he has used cat as a metaphor for describing the fog. He says that the fog comes on its little cat feet, which implies that the fog is like a cat as it comes slowly. He also says that the fog looks over the harbour and the city and then moves on, implying that the fog has covered the city and is sitting and looking at it, thereby again comparing it to a cat. This is reiterated when he says that the fog looks over the city sitting on ‘silent hunches’. This also shows the reference to a cat as a cat always sits with its knees bent. Hence, he has compared the fog to a cat without actually saying so.

2. You know that a metaphor compares two things by transferring a feature of one thing to the other (See Unit 1).

(i) Find metaphors for the following words and complete the table below.
Also try to say how they are alike. The first is done for you.

Storm
Tiger
Pounces over the fields, growls
Train
  
Fire
  
School
  
Home
  
 
Answer


Storm
Tiger
Pounces over the fields, growls
Train
Gush of wind
Very fast movement
Fire
Anger
Danger that surrounds both on the basis of their intensities
School
Gateway
Leads to adulthood and a life of responsibility
Home
Nest
Provides hospitable, loving environment


3. Does this poem have a rhyme scheme? Poetry that does not have an obvious rhythm or rhyme is called ‘free verse’.

Answer

No, this poem does not have a rhyme scheme. It is written in free verse.

Tags: 

 


Click for more English Study Material
First Flight Chapter 1 A Letter to God
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English A Letter to God
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Dust of Snow Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Fire and Ice Poem
First Flight Chapter 2 Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English A Tiger in the Zoo Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Long Walk To Freedom
First Flight Chapter 3 Two Stories About Flying
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English How to Tell Wild Animals Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Ball Poem Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Two Stories About Flying
First Flight Chapter 4 From the Diary of Anne Frank
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Amanda Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English From The Diary Of Anne Frank
First Flight Chapter 5 The Hundred Dresses-I
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Hundred Dresses 1
First Flight Chapter 6 The Hundred Dresses-II
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Animals Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Hundred Dresses 2
First Flight Chapter 7 Glimpses of India
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Glimpses of India
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Trees Poem
First Flight Chapter 8 Mijbil the Otter
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Fog Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Mijbil the Otter
First Flight Chapter 9 Madam Rides the Bus
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Madam Rides the Bus
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Tale of Custard the Dragon Poem
First Flight Chapter 10 The Sermon at Benares
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English For Anne Gregory Poem
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Sermon at Benares
First Flight Chapter 11 The Proposal
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Proposal
Footprints without Feet Chapter 1 A Triumph of Surgery
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English A Triumph of Surgery
Footprints without Feet Chapter 2 The Thief’s Story
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Thiefs Story
Footprints without Feet Chapter 3 The Midnight Visitor
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Midnight Visitor
Footprints without Feet Chapter 4 A Question of Trust
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English A Question of Trust
Footprints without Feet Chapter 5 Footprints without Feet
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Footprints without Feet
Footprints without Feet Chapter 6 The Making of a Scientist
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Making of a Scientist
Footprints without Feet Chapter 7 The Necklace
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Necklace
Footprints without Feet Chapter 8 The Hack Driver
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Hack Driver
Footprints without Feet Chapter 9 Bholi
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Bholi
Footprints without Feet Chapter 10 The Book That Saved the Earth
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Book That Saved the Earth
Other Chapters
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English A Shady Plot
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Julius Caesar
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Mirror
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Mrs Packletides Tiger
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Not Marble nor the Gilded Monuments
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Ozymandias
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Patol Babu Film Star
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Snake
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Dear Departed
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Frog and the Nightingale
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Letter
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Two Gentlemen of Verona
NCERT Solutions Class 10 English Virtually True

Latest NCERT & CBSE News

Read the latest news and announcements from NCERT and CBSE below. Important updates relating to your studies which will help you to keep yourself updated with latest happenings in school level education. Keep yourself updated with all latest news and also read articles from teachers which will help you to improve your studies, increase motivation level and promote faster learning

How To Solve Unseen Passages In English

Unseen passages may contain one or many paragraphs. This is one of the important yet easy parts for a student to get marks. Students should thoroughly study and understand the passage to answer the related questions. The unseen passages are there just to test the...

CBSE Board Examination Scheme of Assessment 2021 2022

A. Academic session to be divided into 2 Terms with approximately 50% syllabus in each term: The syllabus for the Academic session 2021-22 will be divided into 2 terms by following a systematic approach by looking into the interconnectivity of concepts and topics by...

Moderation of Marks Class 11 and 12 Board Exams

The portal for moderation and finalization of results for Class-12 is being opened from 16.07.2021 to 22.07.2021. As Board has to declare the result latest by 31.07.2021, schools have been requested to follow the schedule strictly and complete the moderation within...

Score well in Class 12 English Boards Exam

12th Board exams are an important part of students' lives. The marks obtained in the board exam decide the college in which one can study. In class 12 the syllabus of each and every subject increases vastly and it is difficult to cover up every point. In English also...

MCQ Question based CBSE examination

For 2021-22 CBSE has launched MCQ question-based examination for Term 1 & Term 2 board examinations. The entire syllabus has been divided into two parts each including 50% of the entire syllabus. To score well, students must practice as per the new CBSE term-wise...

CBSE Class 10 Revised Syllabus

Last year CBSE had to reduce the syllabus because of the pandemic situation but it was not very effective because there were no examinations. This year to avoid any confusion and conflict, CBSE has decided to reduce the syllabus into term 1 and term 2. 50 percent of...

×
Studies Today