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Chapter 4: Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom

Warming up!English WorkshopLanguage Study
Warming up! [Page 146]

Balbharati solutions for English - My English Coursebook 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 4 Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom Warming up! [Page 146]

Chit-Chat

Warming up! | Q 1 | Page 146

Indian women who have made it to International Levels in sports and games. Discuss the following points about each of them.

  1. Name of the sportsperson.
  2. Sport or Game
  3. Level reached
  4. Outstanding achievements.
  5. Awards/Prizes/Titles
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Warming up! [Page 146]

Balbharati solutions for English - My English Coursebook 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 4 Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom Warming up! [Page 146]

Warming up! | Q 1 | Page 146

Fill in the table.

Name of Sport/ Game Place where played Individual or Team Event Sports Equipment
1. Boxing Ring Individual Boxing gloves
2.      
3.      
4.      
5.      
6.      
Warming up! | Q 2 | Page 146

Complete the Interview with an imaginary Captain of the Ladies Cricket Team of your Town/City/State.

Interview

Interviewer J Prasad (J. P.)
Captain Vijetha Bhide (V. B.)
J. P. the presence of the Captain of our State Women’s Cricket Team, which won the final of the Inter State series in Mumbai, last week. Hello Vijetha, welcome to our show.
V. B. Thank you for inviting me.

(Now continue the interview adding about 4 to 5 Questions/Answers and conclude it with a farewell message.)

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English Workshop [Pages 151 - 153]

Balbharati solutions for English - My English Coursebook 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 4 Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom English Workshop [Pages 151 - 153]

English Workshop | Q 1.(a) | Page 151

What kind of text is it?

  • story

  • speech

  • interview

  • essay

English Workshop | Q 1.(b) | Page 151

Which State does Mary Kom belong to?

  • Maharashtra

  • Tamil Nadu

  • Kerala

  • Manipur

English Workshop | Q 1.(c) | Page 151

Who inspired Mary Kom and other youngsters in Manipur to choose boxing as a career?

  • Dingko Singh

  • Charles Atkinson

  • Mangte Tonpa Kom

  • Adams

English Workshop | Q 1.(d) | Page 151

What did Mary Kom prefer being called?

  • Super Mom

  • Super Boxer

  • Super Woman

  • Super Being

English Workshop | Q 2 | Page 151

Go through the text again and find out the name of cities and their importance in Mary Kom’s Life. One is given for you.

  1. Kangthei - Mary Kom’s birth place.
  2. __________________
  3. __________________
  4. __________________
English Workshop | Q 3 | Page 151

You will find some short forms in the text. Go to library or search the internet to find their full forms. Discuss with your partner. One is given to you.

  1. OGQ - Olympic Gold Quest
  2. IBN -
  3. MTV -
  4. YPA -
  5. AIBA -
  6. CNN -
English Workshop | Q 4 | Page 151

Write the Factfile of Mary Kom, in your notebook.

  1. Full name:
  2. Native of:
  3. Early life and interests:
  4. Special sport taken up:
  5. Inspired by:
  6. Coach:
  7. Early achievements:
  8.  International Achievements:
  9. Her passion:
  10. Future plans:
English Workshop | Q 5 | Page 152

Glance through the text and find the special qualities of Mary Kom. Complete the web by putting different qualities of Mary Kom in the boxes.

English Workshop | Q 6 | Page 152

Super Mom’ refers to an excellent mother. Give three reasons why ‘super’ has been added to the word ‘mom’ as in the title.

  1. __________________
  2. __________________
  3. __________________

Answer in your own words.

English Workshop | Q 7.(a) | Page 152

What makes the writer call Mary Kom ‘a legend’?

English Workshop | Q 7.(b) | Page 152

What prime quality did Mary Kom display during her first attempt in Olympic Games? What was her bad luck?

English Workshop | Q 7.(c) | Page 152

What does Mary Kom suggest, for India to win more Olympic Gold Medals?

English Workshop | Q 8 | Page 152

Fill in the flow chart after rearranging the facts below in their proper order, as per the text.

  1. Mary Kom made her first appearance at an international level.
  2. She sparred with male boxers in Pune.
  3. Mary Kom won the Manipur State’s Women’s boxing championship.
  4. She won a bronze medal in the 2012 Olympics.
  5. Mary Kom decided to take up boxing.

English Workshop | Q 9.(a) | Page 153

Make a sentence of your own using the following word.

debut

English Workshop | Q 9.(b) | Page 153

Make a sentence of your own using the following word.

elation

English Workshop | Q 9.(c) | Page 153

Make a sentence of your own using the following word.

sponsor

English Workshop | Q 9.(d) | Page 153

Make a sentence of your own using the following word.

reinforced

English Workshop | Q 9.(e) | Page 153

Make a sentence of your own using the following word.

humble surroundings

English Workshop | Q 10 | Page 153

Find antonyms of the following words from the text.

  1. Arrogant ×
  2. Finally ×
  3. Disqualify ×
  4. Diffident ×
English Workshop | Q 11 | Page 153

Imagine that you are the Captain of your team. A famous cricketer is going to visit your school. You are assigned the task to conduct an interview of that famous cricketer. Frame a set of 10 questions that you will ask the cricketer. Take help of the points given below.

  1. Early life
  2. Interest in this field
  3. Inspiration
  4. Coaching and guidance
  5. Achievement/Records
  6. Future plans
  7. Advice to youngsters
English Workshop | Q 12 | Page 153

Write a short paragraph describing the life and work of Mary Kom. Take help of the points given below.

  1. Early life
  2. Training
  3. Achievements
  4. Future plans
English Workshop | Q 13 | Page 153

‘What Men Can Do, Women can do better’ Divide your class in 2 groups. Let one group offer points ‘For the topic’ and the other, ‘Against the topic.’ Note down the points in your notebooks, expand the points in two separate paragraphs of about 15 to 20 lines each. Suggest suitable titles for each.

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Language Study [Page 154]

Balbharati solutions for English - My English Coursebook 10th Standard SSC Maharashtra State Board Chapter 4 Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom Language Study [Page 154]

Language Study | Q 1.(a) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

Enough has been said about this great warrior, who conqured the world.

Language Study | Q 1.(b) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

The male boxers kindly practised with me, whenever I required them.

Language Study | Q 1.(c) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

I think that more people should take up sports as a full-time career.

Language Study | Q 1.(d) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

Do you think nutrition is a neglected area in Indian Sports?

Language Study | Q 1.(e) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

That’s the best thing, that has happened to me.

Language Study | Q 1.(f) | Page 154

Underline the Subordinate Clause and state their kind.

India managed just 6 medals in 2012 Olympics even though we are a nation of 1.3 billion people.

Language Study | Q 2.(A) | Page 154

Pick out from the text the VERB forms of

  1. qualification ____________
  2. negligence _______________
  3. company _______________
  4. decisions _______________
  5. practice _______________
Language Study | Q 2.(B) | Page 154

Pick out the NOUN forms of

  1. represent ____________
  2. change ____________
  3. prepare ____________
  4. achieve ____________
  5. aware ____________
  6. succeed ____________
Language Study | Q 2.(C) | Page 154

Pick out the ADJECTIVE forms of

  1. favour ____________
  2. proportion ____________
  3. finance ____________
  4. nutrition ____________
  5. female ____________
  6. addition ____________
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Chapter 4: Unbeatable Super Mom - Mary Kom

Warming up!English WorkshopLanguage Study
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