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NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb chapter 6 - Expert Detectives [Latest edition]

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Chapter 6: Expert Detectives

Comprehension CheckWorking with the TextWorking with LanguageSpeakingWritingExtra Questions
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Comprehension Check [Page 89]

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesComprehension Check [Page 89]

Comprehension Check | Q 1 | Page 89

What did Nishad gave Mr Nath? Why?

Comprehension Check | Q 2 | Page 89

What is ‘strange’ about Mr Nath’s Sundays?

Comprehension Check | Q 3 | Page 89

Why did Nishad and Maya get a holiday?

Working with the Text [Page 93]

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesWorking with the Text [Page 93]

Working with the Text | Q 1 | Page 93

What does Nishad find out about Mr Nath from Ramesh?
Arrange the information as suggested below.

  • What he eats
  • When he eats
  • What he drinks and when
  • How he pays
Working with the Text | Q 2 | Page 93

Why does Maya think Mr Nath is a crook? Who does she say the Sunday visitor is?

Working with the Text | Q 3 | Page 93

Does Nishad agree with Maya about Mr Nath? How does he feel about him?

Working with Language [Pages 93 - 94]

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesWorking with Language [Pages 93 - 94]

Working with Language | Q 1 | Page 93

The word ‘tip’ has only three letters but many meanings.
Match the word with its meanings below.

 

  1. finger tips – be about to say something
  2. the tip of your nose – make the boat overturn
  3. tip the water out of the bucket – the ends of one’s fingers
  4. have something on the tip of your tongue – give a rupee to him, to thank him
  5.  tip the boat over-empty a bucket by tilting it
  6. tip him a rupee-the pointed end of your nose
  7. the tip of the bat – if you take this advice
  8. the police were tipped off – the bat lightly touched the ball
  9. if you take my tip – the end of the bat
  10. the bat tipped the ball – the police were told or warned
Working with Language | Q 2.1 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

business ……………

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.2 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

my ……………. on the journey.

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.3 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

I’m mother’s little ………………

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.4 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

a faithful …………… such as dog.

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.5 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

the thief’s ……………

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.6 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

find a good …………..

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.7 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

tennis / golf / bridge …………….

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 2.8 | Page 94

The words helper, companion, partner and accomplice have very similar meanings, but each word is typically used in certain phrases. Can you fill in the blanks below with the most commonly used words? A dictionary may help you.

his …………….. in his criminal activities.

  • helper

  • companion

  • partner

  • accomplice

Working with Language | Q 3 | Page 94

Now let us look at the uses of the word break. Match the word with its meanings below. Try to find out at least three other ways in which to use the word.

  1. The storm broke – could not speak; was too sad to speak
  2. Daybreak – this kind of weather ended
  3. His voice is beginning to break – it began or burst into activity
  4. Her voice broke and she cried – the beginning of daylight
  5. The heat wave broke – changing as he grows up
  6. Broke the bad news – end it by making the workers submit
  7. Break a strike – gently told someone the bad news
  8. (Find your own expression. Give its meaning here)
Speaking [Page 95]

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesSpeaking [Page 95]

Speaking | Q 1 | Page 95

Play detectives with each other. Find a person in your class (or some other acquaintance) to speak to. Find out the answers to the questions given below. Be careful to ask your questions in a polite and inoffensive way. Do not force the person to answer you. Then allow the person to ask you the same questions.

  1. Name?
  2. What newspapers or magazines does the person read?
  3. How long has the person lived at the current address?
  4. What does she/he do during the day, i.e. the daily routine?
  5. What do neighbours and friends say about the person?
  6. Who are his/her visitors and what are his/her eating habits? (You can ask a few others about this.)
  7. What do you think about the person?
Writing [Page 95]

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesWriting [Page 95]

Writing | Q 1 | Page 95

Who do you think Mr Nath is? Write a paragraph or two about him.

Writing | Q 2 | Page 95

What else do you think Nishad and Maya will find out about him? How? Will they ever be friends? Think about these questions and write a paragraph or two to continue the story.

Extra Questions

NCERT solutions for Class 7 English - Honeycomb Chapter 6 Expert DetectivesExtra Questions

Extra Questions | Q 1

Why Maya called Nishad Seven?

Extra Questions | Q 2

Name the narrator in the lesson ‘Expert Detectives’.

Extra Questions | Q 3

According to Maya what was the cause behind Mr Nath’s scars?

Extra Questions | Q 4

What did Mr Nath thought Nishad had come to his place the second time for?

Extra Questions | Q 5

How was Nishad spending his unexpected holiday?

Extra Questions | Q 6

What was the condition on which Nishad said he will cooperate with Maya?

Extra Questions | Q 7

What made Nishad turn sympathetic towards Mr Nath?

Extra Questions | Q 8

Give a brief description about Mr Nath’s visitor.

Extra Questions | Q 9

What was Maya doing on her unexpected holiday?

Extra Questions | Q 10

What did Maya think about Mr Nath’s visitor?

Extra Questions | Q 11

Describe Nishad as a child.

Extra Questions | Q 12

What all facts Maya collected about Mr Nath?

Extra Questions | Q 13

Nishad decides to trust Mr Nath. Do you think we should trust others, why so?

Extra Questions | Q 14

We should be friendly towards our neighbours. Why so?

Chapter 6: Expert Detectives

Comprehension CheckWorking with the TextWorking with LanguageSpeakingWritingExtra Questions

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