Sunday, December 29, 2019
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
PISA PRACTICE 6
Don’t bite your nails, Amanda!
Don’t hunch your shoulders, Amanda!
Stop that slouching and sit up straight,
(There is a languid, emerald sea,
where the sole inhabitant is me—
a mermaid, drifting blissfully.)
Did you finish your homework, Amanda?
Did you tidy your room, Amanda?
I thought I told you to clean your shoes,
(I am an orphan, roaming the street.
I pattern soft dust with my hushed, bare feet.
The silence is golden, the freedom is sweet.)
Don’t eat that chocolate, Amanda!
Remember your acne, Amanda!
Will you please look at me when I’m speaking to you,
(I am Rapunzel, I have not a care;
life in a tower is tranquil and rare;
I’ll certainly never let down my bright hair!)
Stop that sulking at once, Amanda!
You’re always so moody, Amanda!
Anyone would think that I nagged at you,
1 Amanda is a poem that records a child's
a) Dream of freedom
b) Vision of ambition
c) Hope of winning
d) Dream of slipping away
2 The tone of the speaker is
3 Slouching means
a) sitting in a lazy manner
b) standing listlessly
c) leaning lazily
d) sitting confidently
4 Name the poetic device used in the first two lines
5 Name the three characters that Amanda becomes inorder to escape from reality.
R,SHANTHI TGT ENGLISH
Monday, December 9, 2019
KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA ASHOKNAGAR
SUPPORT MATERIAL FOR ENGLISH
‘An apt quotation is like a lamp which flings its light over the whole sentence’.
Health is wealth
v Health is the greatest wealth.
v The health is the real wealth, and not the pieces of gold and silver. v Take care of your body, its only place you have to live.
v Don’t spend all your health in search of wealth. v The health is the wealth of wealth.
v To get rich never risk your health.
v Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship.
v Good health is true wealth.
v Little care can make accidents rare.
v Wait for the red, don’t end up dead.
v Headlights can be replaced, but can’t be. v Start early, drive slowly, reach safely.
v Speed thrills but kills.
v A little care can make an accident rare.
v Wear helmet or the hell will be met.
v To avoid death wear the seat belts.
v Accident brings tears safety brings cheers.
v Safety doesn’t happen by accident.
v Don’t drink and drive.
v The science of today is technology of tomorrow.
v Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.
v Technology can’t be replaced by the great teachers.
v The great growling engine of change-TECHNOLOGY.
v Technology should improve your life not become your life.
v Technology like art is the soaring exercise of human imagination. v Technology is the best when it brings people together.
v Technology was invented by men , it can’t be replaced by human intelligence.
v Science is the way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
v Science is the poetry of reality
v Science never solves a problem without creating ten.
v Science is the beautiful gift of humanity, we shouldn’t distort it. v Science is simply common sense at its best.
v Science is the key to our future , and if you don’t believe in science your holding everybody back. v Science is but an image of truth.
v The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
v A Happy Child Is A Nation’s Pride
v Show a child love and care, child labour is just not fair.
v A life of little ones are destroyed, when child labour is employed.
v There is no excuse, there is no reason, child labour is a abuse. v A child is meant to learn not to earn.
v Don’t ask children to take a tool, instead send them to school.
v Make our future bright, shape our future right, stop child labour.
v These children should be heard and seen, to have them working is absurd. v A child should hold a pen in his hands not a tool.
v Don’t be wild, don’t force work on child. v A child’s only working should be school. v One child, one teacher, one book, can change the world.
v Travelling is a better teacher than books .
v Travel around collect memories not thongs.
v Travelling is the greatest addiction.
v Travel brings power and love back to our life.
v Travel is the only thing you buy which makes you richer.
v Of all the books in the world the best stories are found in between the pages of a passport.
v You don’t need magic to disappear, all you need is a destination. v We travel not to escape life, but life not to escape us.
v The best education I have got is from travel.
v We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.
v We won’t have a society if we destroy the environment. v The environment is everything that isn’t me.
v At least don’t ruin the life of the tress on which we are depended.
v The earth doesn’t belong to us, we belong to the earth. v Better environment, better tomorrow.
v If you want to live for few more years start doing it today, save the environment.
v Don’t destroy the environment, today or tomorrow it will destroy you. v Go green, there is no planet B.
v You have decide the future should green or not at all.
v Go green to keep it clean.
v Be a part of solution, not pollution.
v Pollution is incurable disease, it can only be prevented.
v Be fair don’t pollute the air.
v Stopping pollution is the best solution.
v If you don’t kill, it will kill you.
v Don’t let our future grow in smoke.
v Pollution should never be the price of prosperity.
v Cars don’t cause pollution, trees do.
v We live in this planet as if we have another one to go to.
v You aint gonna miss you water until the water in wells dry up.
v Education is most powerful weapon with which you can change the world.
v The future of the world is in my class room today.
v Education is the passport for future.
v The root of education is bitter but the fruits are sweet. v Education is not preparation of life, its life itself.
v Children must be taught how to think not what to think. v It doesn’t matter how long you go , till you achieve it never stop. v Education never ends.
QUOTES ON VALUES
COMPLILED BY MRS. R.SHANTHI TGT ENGLISH