Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Q.1: Why it is easy to reach the continent of
Ans: It is easy to reach the continent of
Q.2: How students often travel abroad?
Ans: Students often travel abroad by bicycle or on foot. Sometimes they ask motorists for a free lift.
Q.3: How did older people often travel abroad?
Ans: The older people often travel abroad by bus or train.
Q.4: What are the advantages of taking private cars?
Ans: There are lot of advantages of travelling by private cars, one can travel far and wide in search of enjoyment and novelty, see more with less inconvenience and one do not worry about catching buses and trains or finding porters and taxis.
Q.5: Why were Roger and Sheila going to
Ans: Roger and Sheila were going to
Q.6: What preparation did Roger make?
Ans: Before setting on their journey to Capri Roger obtained passport, traveller’s cheques and necessary documents for his car.
Q.7: How did they cross
Ans: They crossed
Q.8: What happened on the board ship?
Ans: They had lunch on the board, Roger bought some tax free cigarettes and then they entered into conversation with other passengers about the route they intended to follow across
Q.9: What did they do when they left
Ans: Whey they left
Q.10: Where did they go after
Q.11: Which route they take through
Q.12: Why did Roger want to drive across
Ans: Roger wanted to drive across
Q.13: How did they get from
Q.14: Why is
Q.15: What was their route from
Q.1: What did Conrad ask his sister?
Ans: Conrad asked his sister if any old legends were associated with the castle they had come to occupy.
Q.2: What did the Baroness think the legend was?
Ans: The Baroness thought that the legend was false and it was invented by the governess who wanted to show that she was important person.
Q.3: What was the real story?
Ans: The real story was that Wolves came from far and wide and used to howl when ever a member of the Cernogratz family was about to die.
Q.4: At what precise moment would a tree fall in the park?
Ans: As the soul of dyeing person left the body, a tree used to fall in the park.
Q.5: How did the governess know the real story?
Ans: The governess knew the story because she was a member of the Cernogratz family.
Q.6: Why were the Baron and Baroness angry with Amalie?
Ans: The Baron and the Baroness were angry with Amalie because they thought that she talked proudly and claimed to be descended from the original owners of the castle.
Q.7: When did governess fall ill?
Ans: The governess fell ill in the cold weather after the Christmas.
Q.8: What was the first sign of presence of wolves?
Ans: The first sign of presence of Wolves was that the small woolly dog leapt out from its cushion and crept shivering under the sofa.
Q.9: Why did the governess insist on having her window open?
Ans: The governess insisted on having the window of her room open because she wanted to hear death music of the Wolves before she dies.
Q.10: What was the rational explanation for these strange events?Ans: The rational explanation for these strange events is that the castle was situated in the forest which abounded in Wolves. They could naturally come near the castle and howled. It was sheer confidence that they howled when the governess was about to die.
Q.1: When did Mr. Qureshi arrive in
Ans: Mr. Qureshi arrived in
Q.2: About how long did Mr. Qureshi stay in
Ans: Mr. Qureshi stayed in
Q.3: Briefly explain how Saleem and David came to write to each other?
Ans: During his stay in
Q.4: From Saleems’ letter how many children does Mr. Qureshi appear to have?
Ans: From Saleem’s letter it appears that Mr. Qureshi had one daughter and two sons.
Q.5: Where did Saleem go to take part in congregational prayers on Eid-ul-Fiter? Who accompanied him?
Ans: Saleem went to polo ground in
Q.6: What are carols and when are they sung?
Ans: Carols are hymns of joy. They are sung at Christmas.
Q.7: Why do children in
Ans: Children in
Q.8: Would you expect to see snow if you were in
Ans: It rarely snows in
Q.9: Does Easter always fall on same date? What is the season in
Ans: No Easter done not always fall on the same date. It varies with the moon but always falls during the spring season.
Q.10: What made the Browns decide not to drive to the seaside on Easter Monday in 1992?Ans: The Browns decided not to drive to the seaside on Easter Monday in 1992 because on the previous Easter they had a very tedious journey owing to traffic jams.