BASIC

In Text Questions

Comprehension Check (Page 128)

Q.1: “I got up early, for me.” It implies that

(i) he was an early riser

(ii) he was a late riser

(iii) he got up late that morning

Ans: (ii) he was a late riser.

Q.2: The bicycle “goes easily enough in the morning and alittle stiffly after lunch.” The remark is

(i) humorous

(ii) inaccurate

(iii) sarcastic

(iv) enjoyable

(v) meaningless

Ans: humorous and meaningless.

Q.4: “……if not, it would make a serious difference to the machine.” What does ‘it’ refer to?

Ans: ‘It’ refers to little balls.