1.3 The Cop and the Anthem – Activity – 2.

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“Soapy was seized with a sudden  …………… could do nothing wrong.”

Read the extract & then do all the activities. [12]

A1] Global Understanding-[2]

True or False.                                                                                         

Read the following sentences & write down two true sentences:

  1. Soapy desperately needed the umbrella.
  2. Soapy was afraid that he won’t be able to enter the prison.
  3. Soapy was upset & annoyed with the police.
  4. Soapy’s ‘disorderly conduct’ plan succeeded.

A2] Complex factual – [2]

“Soapy stopped his unavailing racket.”

Explain the meaning of the above sentence in the context of the extract.

A3] Analysis – [2]

Find out the reasons for the following statements:

  1. The cop did not arrest Soapy for shouting & dancing because-
  2. Soapy was angry because-

A4] Personal Response -[2]

Write an incident in which you did something wrong & repented for it later. Give reasons.      

A5] Language study -[2]

Do as directed:

  1. We have instructions to let them be. [Rewrite using the gerund form of the underlined word.]
  2. He muttered against the men who wear helmets. [Make Simple sentence]

A6] Vocabulary -[2]

Use each of the following words in a sentence of your own –

  1. disconsolate –
  2. saunter –


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