Maharashtra State BoardSSC (English Medium) 6th Standard
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Balbharati solutions for English 6th Standard Maharashtra State Board chapter 2 - The Peacock and the Crane [Latest edition]

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Chapter 2: The Peacock and the Crane

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Exercise [Page 19]

Balbharati solutions for English 6th Standard Maharashtra State Board Chapter 2 The Peacock and the Crane Exercise [Page 19]

Exercise | Q 1. (a) | Page 19

Read the following sentence carefully and choose the correct meaning.

The Peacock had a gorgeous tail like no other bird.

  • No other bird had a tail.

  • The Peacock’s tail was more beautiful than any other bird’s.

  • All birds had gorgeous tails.

Exercise | Q 1. (b) | Page 19

Read the following sentence carefully and choose the correct meaning.

Fine feathers don’t make fine birds.

  • You cannot use feathers to make birds.

  • You can judge something by its outward beauty.

  • Something that looks beautiful may not really be useful.

Exercise | Q 2 | Page 19

Read the story aloud (or present it) in groups of three - the narrator, the peacock, and the crane.

Exercise | Q 3 | Page 19

Imagine you are the Crane. What actions and words of the Peacock would you not like? Write about it in short.

Exercise | Q 4 | Page 19

Discuss what a friendly and good-natured peacock would say to a crane. Write his speech. (5-8 lines.)

Exercise | Q 5 | Page 19

Find one more example which shows that a beautiful appearance is not enough.

Exercise | Q 6 | Page 19

List 5 adjectives and 5 nouns from the story.

Exercise | Q 7 | Page 19

Find five adjectives that end with

  1. ‘-ful’ and
  2. ‘-less’. Then write the antonym of each
Exercise | Q 8 | Page 19

Start a collection of proverbs. A proverb is a short, well-known sentence or phrase that gives advice or tells you what is generally true. For example, ‘A stitch in time saves nine’ means ‘If one does something in time or immediately, it saves a lot of work later’. A proverb is also known as a saying. Here are some proverbs for your collection.

  • Appearances can be deceptive.
  • Do not judge by appearance; a rich heart may be under a poor coat.
  • All that glitters is not gold.
  • You can’t tell a book by its cover.
  • Clothes do not make the man.
Exercise | Q 9 | Page 19

Visit a library:
This story is a fable. Find two more fables. Share them with your friends.

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Chapter 2: The Peacock and the Crane

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