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NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE chapter 7 - Gulliver's Travels [Latest edition]

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Chapter 7: Gulliver's Travels

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Reading is fun [Pages 120 - 121]

NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE Chapter 7 Gulliver's Travels Reading is fun [Pages 120 - 121]

Reading is fun | Q 1 | Page 120

Why did the captain send the men to the land?

Reading is fun | Q 2 | Page 120

Why did the men rush back to the ship?

Choose the correct answer.

Reading is fun | Q 3. (i) | Page 120

The giant carried a reaping hook because.

  • he was fighting with the other giants.

  • he was going to reap the corn.

  • he wanted to frighten Gulliver.

Reading is fun | Q 3. (ii) | Page 120

They put Gulliver on the ground to look at him because.

  • they had never seen a human before.

  • they thought he was a doll.

  • they had never seen such a tiny man.

Reading is fun | Q 3. (iii) | Page 121

Gulliver was.

  • a farmer.

  • a sailor.

  • a dwarf.

  • a giant.

Reading is fun | Q 4 | Page 121

Name the creature to whom you would look like Gulliver. The creature is now extinct.

The word begins with the letter D__________.

Reading is fun | Q 5. (i) | Page 121

From the text, write the sentence that tells you the following.

The giant reapers were fascinated by Gulliver.

Reading is fun | Q 5. (ii) | Page 121

From the text, write the sentence that tells you the following.

Gulliver was a learned man.

Reading is fun | Q 5. (iii) | Page 121

From the text, write the sentence that tells you the following.

The farmer's son thought Gulliver was a toy.

Reading is fun | Q 5. (iv) | Page 121

From the text, write the sentence that tells you the following.

The farmer's wife was a kind-hearted woman.

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Let's talk [Page 123]

NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE Chapter 7 Gulliver's Travels Let's talk [Page 123]

Let's talk | Q 1 | Page 123

Now complete the following. Use the words given in the box.

red slow black gentle warm
strong sweet light white  
  • As ______ as a feather
  • As ______ as a tortoise
  • As ______ as honey
  • As ______ as snow
  • As ______ as an ox
  • As ______ as night
  • As ______ as a rose
  • As ______ as toast
  • As ______ as a breeze.

Use the above expressions to complete the following sentences.

  1. The old man’s hair is as white ________
  2. His feet were ________
  3. The newspaper boy was as slow ______ in delivering the papers.
  4. I felt as light ______ after exercising.

Create your own comparisons for the following. Work in pairs.

as tall as _______________________
as fast as _______________________
as high as _______________________
as angry as _______________________
as tiny as _______________________
as brave as ______________________

Let's talk | Q 2 | Page 123

Now look at the pictures and discuss in groups why the following events happened. You may find more than one reason for each of them.

 
 
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Let's write [Pages 124 - 127]

NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE Chapter 7 Gulliver's Travels Let's write [Pages 124 - 127]

Let's write | Q 1 | Page 124

Match the following and write complete sentences in the lines below.

  What was happening? What happened?
i I was writing a letter. the lights went out.
ii Paul was looking out of the window the bell rang.
iii He was looking for his dog. he noticed a lovely butterfly.
iv I was just completing the last answer. he fell off the ladder.
v The man was painting the wall. I met Arun.
vi Amit was doing his homework. my pen ran out.
vii My mother was cooking dinner. ma’am said, “Stop writing.”
  1.  I was writing a letter when ___________
  2. ________________
  3. *When I met Arun, he was looking for his dog.
  4. *_____________
  5.  __________________
  6. _____________________
  7. _____________________
Let's write | Q 2. (i) | Page 125

Now complete the following suitably.

I was sitting in a taxi yesterday when _________

Let's write | Q 2. (ii) | Page 125

Now complete the following suitably.

He was cleaning out his cupboard when _______

Let's write | Q 2. (iii) | Page 125

Now complete the following suitably.

_______ a dog ran out onto the road.

Let's write | Q 2. (iv) | Page 125

Now complete the following suitably.

________ the teacher walked into the room.

Let's write | Q 3. (i) | Page 126

Now complete the following, in the same way, using the words easy or strong.

Skipping is __________.
Jumping is ______ than skipping.
Walking is the ______ of all.

Let's write | Q 3. (ii) | Page 126

Now complete the following, in the same way, using the words easy or strong.

  1. The dog is ______
  2. The horse is ______
  3. The elephant is ______
Let's write | Q 4. (i) | Page 126

Correct the use of the describing word in the following sentence.

This is the simpler problem of them all.

Let's write | Q 4. (ii) | Page 126

Correct the use of the describing word in the following sentence.

Which is the lightest of the two parcels?

Let's write | Q 4. (iii) | Page 126

Correct the use of the describing word in the following sentence.

 He is cleverer than I am.

Let's write | Q 4. (iv) | Page 126

Correct the use of the describing word in the following sentence.

I like this the best of the two.

Let's write | Q 4. (v) | Page 126

Correct the use of the describing word in the following sentence.

The flood became badder as the rain increased.

Let's write | Q 5 | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentences using capital letters, full stops (.) commas (,) question marks (?) apostrophe ( ' ) exclamation mark (!) wherever necessary.

dear samir, i am sending you a photograph of my newest pet frisky is a bulldog and a very playful puppy by next summer he should be old enough to go with us on our long walks i m sure you are looking forward to seeing him I know you will like him

warm regards
sanju

Let's write | Q 6. (i) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

next wednesday my sister mita is going to join the state bank of india.

Let's write | Q 6. (ii) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

the dog wags its tail when its pleased but a cat waves its tail when its angry.

Let's write | Q 6. (iii) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

when I went fishing I caught an old shoe a plastic bag and a bad cold.

Let's write | Q 6. (iv) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

she fed the baby washed the dishes put the lights off and went to sleep.

Let's write | Q 6. (v) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

wasn't tim born on the 26th of january 1989.

Let's write | Q 6. (vi) | Page 127

Punctuate the following sentence.

oh no the bus has gone.

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Let's find out [Page 127]

NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE Chapter 7 Gulliver's Travels Let's find out [Page 127]

Fill in the blanks.

Let's find out | Q 1 | Page 127

A giant bird ______.

Let's find out | Q 2 | Page 127

A giant land animal ______

Let's find out | Q 3 | Page 127

A giant water creature _________

Let's find out | Q 4 | Page 127

A giant reptile _________.

Let's find out | Q 5 | Page 127

A giant aeroplane ______.

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Creative writing [Page 128]

NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE Chapter 7 Gulliver's Travels Creative writing [Page 128]

Creative writing | Q 1 | Page 128

You woke up one morning and found yourself in the land of dwarfs!

Write a paragraph describing your experiences there and how you got back home finally. You may begin like this.

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Chapter 7: Gulliver's Travels

Reading is funLet's talkLet's writeLet's find outCreative writing
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NCERT solutions for English - Marigold Class 5 CBSE chapter 7 - Gulliver's Travels

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