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Directions (Q. Nos. 1-6): Read the poem given below and answer the questions that follow by choosing the most appropriate option.
How doth the little busy bee
Improve each shining hour,
And gather honey all the day
From every opening flower,
How Skilfully she builds her call!
How neat she spreads the wax.
And labours had to store it well
With the sweet food she makes.
Q1. What does the bee spread in her cell?
Q2. What is the food that the bee makes for her?
Q3. The bee keeps herself busy in
(a) gathering the honey
(b) making her home
(d) (a) and (b)
Q4. The most suitable title will be
(a) The Busy Bee
(b) Collecting Honey
(c) The Fruits of labour
(d) The Honey Bee
Q5. ‘Cell’ in the poem refers to
(a) the store
(b) the bee’s home
(c) a part of flower
(d) None of these
Q6. The poem teaches us
(a) to be busy any how
(b) to spend out time carefully
(c) to do works of creations
(d) to be selfish
Directions (7-10): In the following questions, a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Below are given alternatives to the bold part at (a), (b) and (c) which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed your answer is (d).
Q7. James had been teaching at the university since June.
(a)has been teaching
(b)have been teaching
Q8. He has been growing weaker and his life now hangs with a thread.
(d) No improvement
Q9. The passengers were afraid, but the captain consoled them that there was no danger.
Q10. Would you like some water?
(d) No improvement
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