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Monday, September 7, 2009

The Man who wins (Questions and Answers)

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Q.1: Express line 3 and 4 of the first stanza in your own words?

Ans: According to line 3 and 4 of the first stanza every thing lies in state of mind if a man thinks that he will win surely he will win because idea of winning creates confidence in him. If some one think that he will not win certainly he will not because idea of defeat discourages him.

Q.2: Do you agree with the message of this poem?

Ans: Yes, I do agree with the message of this poem because the success of a person depends upon the will power and confidence.

The Customs of various Regions of Pakistan (Questions and Answers)

Q.1: What sorts of people are the Pathans?

Ans: The Pathans are strong and warlike people.

Q.2: What food do they like?

Ans: They like roasted meat and Chapli Kababs.

Q.3: How does a tribe’s man announce the birth of a son?

Ans: A tribe’s man announces the birth of a son by rifle shots.

Q.4: Why does he announce it?

Ans: He announces it because in tribal society birth of a son is considered blessing for the family.

Q.5: Why is the Punjab called the seat of learning?

Ans: The Punjab is called the seat of learning because a large number of schools, colleges and other educational institutions is there from ancient times.

Q.6: Which is university that existed in Pakistan about 2500 years ago?

Ans: The Julian University of Taxila existed in Pakistan about 2500 years ago.

Q.7: Where do Punjabi farmers sit in the evening?

Ans: The Punjabi farmers sit in the choal in the evening.

Q.8: What is the result of extreme weather on the lives of the Balochis?

Ans: The extreme weather makes lives of the balochis quite difficult. They could not live in mountains in the extreme cold, they came down from the mountains in winter and go back to their homes in winter.

Q.9: In Balochi wedding who feasts the guests of both the bride and groom?

Ans: In Balochi wedding the groom feasts his own and bride’s guests. The food is brought along with Barat.

Q.10: How old is the civilization of valley of Mehran?

Ans: The civilization of valley of Mehran existed 2500 B.C. it means it is 5000 years old.

Q.11: Who are the famous saints of Sindh?

Ans: The famous saints of Sindh are Lal Shahbaz Qalandar and Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai.

Q.12: What are the famous crofts of Sindh?

Ans: The famous crafts of Sindh are embroidery and mirror work.

There’s a Good Time Coming (Questions and Answers)

Q.1: Do you agree with the poet that a good time is coming? (Give answer in 50 words)

Ans: Yes, I do agree with the poet that a good time is coming. Because I have observed sense of realization in every nation of the world. For example even the super powers of the world admit that war is an evil thing, there must be peace all over the world. Fight against terrorism is the slogan of the day. People are talking at world forums against the exploitation and evil customs. We hope, that good time will come very soon.

Q.2: What future does the poet promise for us? Does he expect us to make some effort for achieving it? (Give in answer in about 50 words)

Ans: The poet promises us that in near future there will be peaceful, glorious and happy period. People will hate war. During that period there will be no wars and conflicts between nations of the world, they will not fight against one another for power and domination. There would be no human killings for the sake of false glory. Poet asks us to come forward and extend helping hand to one another. In this way the good time will come very soon.

The Uses of Adversity (Questions ans Answers)

Q.1: What is the message of this poem?

Ans: The message of this poem is that troubles make us perfect. Adversity makes a man bold enough to take up risks and achieve his goal.

Q.2: Give other examples of adversity which you observe in daily life?

Ans: In our daily life we see that when knife or scissor is sharpened it cuts things very well.

How to do Things (Questions and Answers)

Q.1: Why was the party arranged?

Ans: The party was arranged to celebrate the birthday of Shahnaz.

Q.2: What was menu of the party?

Ans: Items which were included in the menu of the party were Kababs, Samosas, Sand witches, Fruit Chat, Sweet meat, and cake along with tea.

Q.3: What was written on the cake?

Ans: The name of Shahnaz with a wish for happy birthday was written on the cake.

Q.4: What games were arranged for guests?

Ans: The games arranged for guests were “Passing Parcel” “treasure hunt” and “musical chairs”.

Q.5: Why was Shahnaz happy at the end of the party?

Ans: Shahnaz was happy because it was a good party and every body had enjoyed it.

Q.6: When is a bicycle ride a joy?

Ans: The bicycle ride is a joy, when one is young.

Q.7: When does this joy vanishes?

Ans: This joy vanishes, when the bicycle some one is riding gets punctured.

Q.8: What does the kit for mending puncture contain?

Ans: The kit for mending puncture contains a wrench, a piece of old cycle tube, a pair of small scissors, sand paper, a colour pencil and sticking solution.

Q.9: What happens when punctured part of the tube goes under water?

Ans: When the punctured part of the tube goes under water, air bubbles will be seen coming out of the small hole with hissing sound.

Q.10: What do we use to make tube rough by rubbing?

Ans: We use sand paper to make the tube rough by rubbing.

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