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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide chapter 2 - Trip to Ooty [Latest edition]

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Chapter 2: Trip to Ooty

Warm UpReading- Section IReading- Section IIReading- Section IIIRead and UnderstandVocabularyListeningSpeakingGrammarWritingCreative Writing
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Warm Up [Page 112]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyWarm Up [Page 112]

Warm Up | Q 1. | Page 112

Work in groups. Look at the pictures. Describe them.

Warm Up [Page 112]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyWarm Up [Page 112]

Warm Up | Q 1. | Page 112

Now, discuss the following questions in pairs and share your ideas with the class.

  1. Where would you like to go for a picnic?
  2. Would you like to go with your friends or parents?
  3. How do you prepare yourself for a picnic?
  4. Why do we arrange educational trip in schools?
Reading- Section I [Page 114]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyReading- Section I [Page 114]

Read the following questions and answer them.

Reading- Section I | Q 1. | Page 114

Why did the girls snigger?

Reading- Section I | Q 2. | Page 114

Why did Muthu say that he could walk along its side?

Reading- Section I | Q 3. | Page 114

Where did the boys and girls go?

Reading- Section II [Page 115]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyReading- Section II [Page 115]

Discuss and answer the following questions.

Reading- Section II | Q 1. | Page 115

Why did the girl scream?

Reading- Section II | Q 2. | Page 115

Why did Muthu and his friends step out of the train?

Reading- Section II | Q 3. | Page 115

Describe the beauty of the blue mountain.

Reading- Section III [Page 118]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyReading- Section III [Page 118]

Think and answer.

Reading- Section III | Q 1. | Page 118

What made the trip a memorable one?

Reading- Section III | Q 2. | Page 118

What does the phrase ‘presence of mind’ mean? Explain the phrase using Muthu’s action.

Reading- Section III | Q 3. | Page 118

What is the difference between this toy train and a normal train?

Read and Understand [Pages 119 - 120]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyRead and Understand [Pages 119 - 120]

Choose the most appropriate option.

Read and Understand | Q A. 1. | Page 119

Merlin was thrilled when the school arranged the trip because ______.

  • Geetha madam arranged the trip

  • She had heard about the beautiful journey by the toy train

  • She wanted to visit Ooty

  • She loved to go with her friends

Read and Understand | Q A. 2. | Page 119

The teacher asked the children to take their seat because______.

  • the children had to take their breakfast

  • she wanted to check whether all the children were present

  • the train was about to move

  • the train was about to stop

Read and Understand | Q A. 3. | Page 119

Geetha madam couldn’t stop the children running out of the train because they ______.

  • wanted to relax themselves

  • wanted to see what had happened

  • were getting bored sitting inside the train

  • wanted to enjoy the beauty of nature

Read and Understand | Q A. 4. | Page 119

The people were making all kinds of sounds because ______.

  • they wanted to move the baby elephant out of the track

  • they were afraid

  • they were confused

  • someone stopped the train

Read and Understand | Q A. 5. | Page 120

We do not really see the landscape from a normal train because the______.

  • train travels along the city

  • train never passes through such places

  • windows are closed

  • train travels too fast

Read and Understand [Page 120]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyRead and Understand [Page 120]

Read and Understand | Q B. | Page 120

Recall Merlin’s memories and complete the story map.

Read and Understand [Page 120]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyRead and Understand [Page 120]

Read and Understand | Q C. | Page 120

Narrate the story based on the story map

Read and Understand [Page 120]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyRead and Understand [Page 120]

Read and Understand | Q D. | Page 120

Write the story in your own words

Vocabulary [Page 120]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyVocabulary [Page 120]

Vocabulary | Q E. 1. | Page 120

Complete the words by reading their meaning.

s_e_ta_u_ar - eye catching

Vocabulary | Q E. 2. | Page 120

Complete the words by reading their meaning.

_x_i_e_ - thrilled

Vocabulary | Q E. 3. | Page 120

Complete the words by reading their meaning.

d_l_c_ _ _s - tasty

Vocabulary | Q E. 4. | Page 120

Complete the words by reading their meaning.

s _re _ _ - shout

Vocabulary | Q E. 5. | Page 120

Complete the words by reading their meaning.

f_i_h_e_ _d - afraid

Vocabulary [Page 121]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyVocabulary [Page 121]

Vocabulary | Q F. | Page 121

Now, try splitting each of these words into syllables.

Wonderful  
Behind  
Bananas  
Excitement  
Snatch  
Windows  
Thud  
Everyone  
Listening [Page 121]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyListening [Page 121]

Listen to your teacher reading a passage on Udhagamandalam – the Queen of Hill Stations. Choose the appropriate answer.

Listening | Q G. 1. | Page 121

Udagamandalam is located in the Western Ghats zone at an altitude of______.

  • 2045 m

  • 2240 m

  • 2234 m

  • 2040 m

Listening | Q G. 2. | Page 121

Centuries ago Udagamandalam was called______.

  • Ooty

  • Otacamund

  • Oththai-Kal Mandu

  • Mund

Listening | Q G. 3. | Page 121

The maximum summer temperature of Udagamandalam is______.

  • 10°c

  • 21°c

  • 25°c

  • 20°c

Listening | Q G. 4. | Page 121

Udagamandalam was inhibited by tribals called______.

  • Toda

  • Irula

  • Mund

  • Britons

Listening | Q G. 5. | Page 121

Ooty was the Summer Capital of the______ during the British Rule.

  • British

  • Todas

  • Tourists

  • Madras Presidency

Speaking [Page 121]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotySpeaking [Page 121]

Speaking | Q H. | Page 121

Travelling can help a person to understand and appreciate different places. Discuss in groups and talk about the places you have visited recently. Present your experiences to the class.

Speaking [Page 122]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotySpeaking [Page 122]

Speaking | Q I. | Page 122

Look at the picture of a village festival carefully. Talk about the activities that are going on by using the hints given in the help box.

About the place and the people — what is happening: what do the children and the adults do? – kind of shops – performances

Grammar [Page 123]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyGrammar [Page 123]

Grammar | Q J. | Page 123

Read the sentences given below. Does the action happen every day or is it happening at this moment?

1. Deepa waters the plants every morning.  
2. A triangle has three sides.  
3. Sandhya is writing a letter.  
4. The children are playing in the garden.  
5. I go to school regularly.  
Grammar [Page 124]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyGrammar [Page 124]

Grammar | Q K. 1. | Page 124

Read the sentence given below and Choose the verbs appropriately.

Children ______ ice-creams.

  • like

  • likes

Grammar | Q K. 2. | Page 124

Read the sentence given below and Choose the verbs appropriately.

Birds ______ in the sky.

  • is flying

  • are flying

Grammar | Q K. 3. | Page 124

Read the sentence given below and Choose the verbs appropriately.

The doctor ______ the patient.

  • is treating

  • are treating

Grammar | Q K. 4. | Page 124

Read the sentence given below and Choose the verbs appropriately.

Our school is ______ at 9.00 in the morning.

  • commencing

  • commences

Grammar | Q K. 5. | Page 124

Read the sentence given below and Choose the verbs appropriately.

The florist ______ flowers on the street.

  • sell

  • sells

Grammar [Page 124]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyGrammar [Page 124]

Grammar | Q L. | Page 124

Vimala and Srinath have met after a long time. Read the conversation given below and complete the dialogue. Role play the situation with your own words.

Vimala Hello Srinath, I haven’t seen you for a long time. Where are you rushing off?
Srinath ______hospital.
Vimala Why are you going to hospital? Are you ill?
Srinath No, I ______to see my friend.
Vimala Oh! What happened to him?
Srinath ______.
Vimala Are you______ tomorrow?
Srinath Yes, I am free.
Vimala You are in a hurry, meet you tomorrow. Take care.
Srinath Ok! Bye.
Grammar [Page 125]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyGrammar [Page 125]

Grammar | Q M. | Page 125

Sinduja is getting ready to sleep. She starts writing her diary. Help her complete it by using the verbs given in brackets.

(start, eat, have, finish, go, reach)

  1. I got up at 7’O clock.
  2. . I ______breakfast.
  3. I______ to office by car. 
  4. I______ to work. 
  5. I______ lunch at______ . 
  6. I ______my task at 7 p.m. 
  7. I______ home at 8 p.m.
Grammar [Page 125]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyGrammar [Page 125]

Grammar | Q N. 1. | Page 125

Read the sentence carefully and fill in the blank with suitable tense form of the verb given in bracket.

The doorbell rang, while I ______(do) my homework.

Grammar | Q N. 2. | Page 125

Read the sentence carefully and fill in the blank with suitable tense form of the verb given in bracket.

We saw an elephant, while we ______(go) on a trip to Ooty

Grammar | Q N. 3. | Page 125

Read the sentence carefully and fill in the blank with suitable tense form of the verb given in bracket.

Mary fell asleep while she______  (read) a book.

Grammar | Q N. 4. | Page 125

Read the sentence carefully and fill in the blank with suitable tense form of the verb given in bracket.

The television was on but nobody______ (watch) it.

Grammar | Q N. 5. | Page 125

Read the sentence carefully and fill in the blank with suitable tense form of the verb given in bracket.

Baskaran hurt his hand while he _______ (cut) mangoes.

Writing [Page 127]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyWriting [Page 127]

Writing | Q O. | Page 127

Read the informal letter given below.

Sender’s address:

15, Beach Road
Kanyakumari
Date: 10th July 2018

Salutation: Dear Rosy,

Body of the letter:

How are you? I am fine. I couldn’t write earlier, because I was very busy.

I like my new home. It is a lovely house. I have a big bedroom looking over the garden. I helped Mummy paint the bedroom walls yesterday. We chose a pretty yellow.

A boy called Sundar lives next door. He likes animals not just like we do but even more. He says he is going to be a Vet when he grows up.

I am still thinking about being a writer. Do you want me to send the story I am writing. It is all about Ooty – the Queen of Hill Stations.

Write soon. I am looking forward to hear all your news.

Subscription: Yours lovingly

Signature: Mangai

Now write a reply to Mangai.

Sender’s Address  
Date  
Salutation  
Body of the letter  
Subscription  
Signature  
Creative Writing [Page 127]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 Trip to OotyCreative Writing [Page 127]

Creative Writing | Q P. | Page 127

The Pooja holidays are about to start. Prasanth and Deepak are friends. Both their families have planned to go on a trip to Munnar. Develop a conversation on how they plan for their trip.

Plan:

  • How many days for the trip?
  • What mode of transport to use?
  • Which route to take?
  • Which hotel to book for the stay?
  • What are the tourist spots to be visited?
  • What are the things to be packed for the trip?

Chapter 2: Trip to Ooty

Warm UpReading- Section IReading- Section IIReading- Section IIIRead and UnderstandVocabularyListeningSpeakingGrammarWritingCreative Writing
Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide - Shaalaa.com

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