Poem - BOOKS
Q-1. What does the poet like?
Q-2. Pick out the rhyming words in the stanzas
Q-3. What do the books give the poet?
ANS. Joy and comfort
What does the poet consider the books as?
ANS. Best companions through life
Q-4. Who hurts the poet?
Q-5. Why does the poet feel that a book is better than a friend?
ANS. The poet feels that the book is better than a friend because a book can never hurt as a friend can.
Q-7. Why is the poet comparing the books to the toys?
ANS. The poet is comparing the books to the toys because he feels books are better than toys as they do not break, they don’t get old and never stop working.
Q-8. Why does the poet say that the book is like a door?
ANS. The poet said that the book is like a door because it makes us enter the lands of kings and dragons, stars and planets which we have never seen before.
Q-9. What will happen when we open a book? ANS. Scatter the darkness.
Q-10.What does ‘scatter the darkness’ means?
ANS. It means to fill our world with knowledge by reading different books and move away from ignorance.