NCERT Solutions for Class 7 English for The Rebel Poem
(ii) When everyone wants a clear sky, the rebel wants rain the most.
(iii) If the rebel has a dog for a pet, then everyone else is likely to have a cat.
(iv) It is good to have rebels because very few people have the power to oppose the decision of the majority. They think differently and fearlessly stand with their choices which can be beneficial.
(v) It is not good to rebel oneself because no one will like you. It keeps you apart from the people and they will be like enemy for you.
(vi) No, I would not like to be a rebel because i don't have the guts to opposes the majority and moreover i can't hurt the feelings of the people. I don't want to be a source of bitterness among the people.
2. Find in the poem an antonym (a word opposite in meaning) for each of the following words.
(i) The rebel lets his hair grow long.
(ii) The rebel expresses a preference for cats.
(iii) The rebel puts in a good word for dogs.
(iv) The rebel regrets the absence of sun.
(v) The rebel creates a disturbance.