1.6 Into the Wild _ Part 1- Lost in the jungle - Explanation by Dnyanada Asolkar
‘Have you earned your tomorrow?’ This is a simple and optimistic poem written by American writer of British origin Edgar Guest. The poet has made use of rhetorical questions to inspire and convey his ideas. This is an unique and innovative style used by the poet. The title of the poem arouses interest. Reference of … Continue reading 2.4 Have you earned your tomorrow? Appreciation of the poem
Summary of the poem The poem ‘Have you earned your tomorrow?’ begins with two direct questions. The poet asks the readers if they have made someone’s day better and had nice conversation with other people so that they can remember them. The poet hints that time is running fast. He asks if their good conduct … Continue reading 2.4 Have you earned your tomorrow? – Notes
2.3 The Inchcape Rock - Video Presentation of the poem.
2.3 The Inchcape Rock - NOTES Famous English poet Robert Southey has written this ballad. In the 14th Century, the Abbot of Aberbrothok installed a warning bell on the Inchcape Rock – an infamous sandstone reef located 18 km off the east coast of Angus, Scotland. The Inchcape Rock is submerged in water during high … Continue reading The Inchcape Rock
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1.3 The Cop and the Anthem – Activity - 3. Page 31-32 “At length Soapy reached ..…….. …….Police Court the next morning” Read the extract & then do all the activities.  A1] Global Understanding- Rearrange the following sentences according to their occurrences in the extract. The notes of the anthem transformed Soapy from within. … Continue reading The Cop & The Anthem -Activity 3
1.3 The Cop and the Anthem – Activity - 2. Page 30-31 “Soapy was seized with a sudden ……......... could do nothing wrong.” Read the extract & then do all the activities.  A1] Global Understanding- True or False. Read the following sentences & write down two true sentences: Soapy desperately needed the umbrella. Soapy … Continue reading The Cop & The Anthem -Activity 2
1.3 The Cop and the Anthem – Activity 1. Page 28-30 - “Soapy had confidence ……..…. walked down the street” Read the extract & then do all the activities. A1] Global Understanding-  Find & write four words/expressions from the extract used for jail. A2] Complex factual –  “If only he could reach a … Continue reading The Cop & The Anthem-Activity 1
1.3 The Cop and the Anthem – Notes. A short Summary of – The Cop and the Anthem by O Henry “The Cop and the Anthem” is a short story by American author O. Henry. It describes the attempts of Soapy, a homeless man to get arrested, so that he'll have a nice and … Continue reading The Cop and the Anthem – Notes.