7th Class English Comprehension Question Bank

done Comprehensions Based on Stanza

Question Bank
  • question_answer1)

    Read the following passages carefully and answer the questions that follow.
    But believe me, son.
    I want to be what I used to be
    When I was like you. I want
    To unlearn all these muting things.
    Most of all, I want to relearn
    how to laugh, for my laugh in the mirror
    shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs!
    Choose the correct alternative for each question.
    What does the poet mean to say, "I want to be what I used to be"?

    A) He wants to regain his lost honesty and truthfulness.

    B) He wants to become young again.

    C) He wants to regain his lost riches.

    D) Both [b] and [c]

    E) None of these

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    Read the following passages carefully and answer the questions that follow.
    But believe me, son.
    I want to be what I used to be
    When I was like you. I want
    To unlearn all these muting things.
    Most of all, I want to relearn
    how to laugh, for my laugh in the mirror
    shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs!
    Choose the correct alternative for each question.
    What does the poet by 'muting things'?

    A) The things which change the atmosphere

    B) The things which change the behaviour of a person

    C) The things which change the posture of a person

    D) Both [a] and [b]

    E) None of these

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    Read the following passages carefully and answer the questions that follow.
    But believe me, son.
    I want to be what I used to be
    When I was like you. I want
    To unlearn all these muting things.
    Most of all, I want to relearn
    how to laugh, for my laugh in the mirror
    shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs!
    Choose the correct alternative for each question.
    The poet wants to unlearn 'the muting things' because they have made him _______.

    A) formal

    B) artificial

    C) hypocrite

    D) All of these

    E) None of these

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    Read the following passages carefully and answer the questions that follow.
    But believe me, son.
    I want to be what I used to be
    When I was like you. I want
    To unlearn all these muting things.
    Most of all, I want to relearn
    how to laugh, for my laugh in the mirror
    shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs!
    Choose the correct alternative for each question.
    What does the poet want to relearn most of all?

    A) True laughter

    B) His past simplicity

    C) Honesty and sincerity

    D) His real self

    E) None of these

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    Read the following passages carefully and answer the questions that follow.
    But believe me, son.
    I want to be what I used to be
    When I was like you. I want
    To unlearn all these muting things.
    Most of all, I want to relearn
    how to laugh, for my laugh in the mirror
    shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs!
    Choose the correct alternative for each question.
    Which literary device has been used in the line, "shows only my teeth like a snake's bare fangs"?
     

    A) Metaphor                     

    B) Simile     

    C) Contrast                      

    D) Personification

    E) None of these

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  • question_answer6)

    I shot an arrow into the air
    It fell to earth, I knew not where
    For, so swiftly it flew, the sight
    could not follow it in its flight
    Who is 'I' in these lines?
     

    A) H.W Longfellow, the poet        

    B) Tennyson, the poet

    C) Einstein                      

    D) Child

    E) None of these

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    I shot an arrow into the air
    It fell to earth, I knew not where
    For, so swiftly it flew, the sight
    could not follow it in its flight
    What did 'I' do?
     

    A) Threw a stone               

    B) Shot a bullet

    C) Shot an arrow              

    D) Threw a knife

    E) None of these

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    I shot an arrow into the air
    It fell to earth, I knew not where
    For, so swiftly it flew, the sight
    could not follow it in its flight
    Where did the arrow go?

    A) In the sky

    B) On the earth

    C) In the air

    D) In the water

    E) None of these

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    I shot an arrow into the air
    It fell to earth, I knew not where
    For, so swiftly it flew, the sight
    could not follow it in its flight
    Who failed to follow the flight of the arrow?

    A) The air

    B) The sight of the poet

    C) The earth

    D) The birds

    E) None of these

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  • question_answer10)

    'By accumulating wisdom
    In the scrapbook of your head;
    Do not waste one page on folly;
    Live to learn, and learn to live
    If you want to give me knowledge
    You must get it ere you give'
    ________ should be accumulated in the scrapbook of heart.

    A) Wisdom

    B) Folly

    C) Beautiful pictures

    D) Stamps

    E) None of these

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    'By accumulating wisdom
    In the scrapbook of your head;
    Do not waste one page on folly;
    Live to learn, and learn to live
    If you want to give me knowledge
    You must get it ere you give'
    We should ____ to learn, and ____ to live.

    A) accumulate, wisdom

    B) live, scrapbook

    C) knowledge, wisdoms

    D) live, learn

    E) None of these

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    'By accumulating wisdom
    In the scrapbook of your head;
    Do not waste one page on folly;
    Live to learn, and learn to live
    If you want to give me knowledge
    You must get it ere you give'
    What should we do before giving knowledge to others?

    A) Test the knowledge

    B) Get knowledge

    C) Try the knowledge

    D) All of these

    E) None of these

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    'By accumulating wisdom
    In the scrapbook of your head;
    Do not waste one page on folly;
    Live to learn, and learn to live
    If you want to give me knowledge
    You must get it ere you give'
    What is the meaning of 'ere' in the above lines?

    A) Your

    B) Our

    C) Before

    D) After

    E) None of these

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