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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide chapter 2 - From a Railway Carriage [Latest edition]

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Chapter 2: From a Railway Carriage

Warm UpRead and UnderstandVocabularyAppreciating the poemCreative Writing
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Warm Up [Page 128]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageWarm Up [Page 128]

Warm Up | Q 1. | Page 128

What do you think the poem is about?

Warm Up | Q 2. | Page 128

Have you been on a train?

Warm Up | Q 3. | Page 128

Close your eyes and think about the moving scene outside a train window.

Warm Up | Q 4. | Page 128

Take turns in class to describe one image that crossed your mind.

Read and Understand [Page 129]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageRead and Understand [Page 129]

Read and Understand | Q A. 1. | Page 129

Read the lines and answer the question given below.

Faster than fairies, faster than witches,

Bridges and houses, hedges and ditches;

  1. What is faster than fairies and witches?
  2. Why does the poet mention ‘bridges and houses, hedges and ditches’? Where are the
Read and Understand | Q A. 2. | Page 129

Read the lines and answer the question given below.

Here is a child who clambers and scrambles,

All by himself and gathering brambles;

  1. Where do you think the child is?
  2. What does ‘gathering brambles’ mean?
Read and Understand | Q A. 3. | Page 129

Read the lines and answer the question given below.

And ever again, in the wink of an eye,

Painted stations whistle by

  1. ‘In the wink of an eye’ means very quickly. Explain ‘painted stations whistle by’.
Read and Understand | Q A. 4. | Page 129

Read the lines and answer the question given below.

Each a glimpse and gone forever;

a. What is ‘each’ over here? Why is it gone forever?

Read and Understand [Page 129]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageRead and Understand [Page 129]

Answer the following questions.

Read and Understand | Q B. 1. | Page 129

What does ‘charges along like troops in a battle’ mean?

Read and Understand | Q B. 2. | Page 129

What word could best replace ‘charges’ in the poem - marches, rushes or pushes?

Read and Understand | Q B. 3. | Page 129

Why does the child clamber and scramble?

Read and Understand [Pages 129 - 130]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageRead and Understand [Pages 129 - 130]

Think and Write.

Read and Understand | Q C. 1. | Page 130

Write a paragraph about 50 words describing the scenes that the poet passed by.

Read and Understand | Q C. 2. | Page 129

There is a connection between the rhyming words and rhythms of the train. Present your views about it.

Read and Understand [Page 130]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageRead and Understand [Page 130]

Read and Understand | Q D. | Page 130

Fill in the blanks to complete the summary.

Ever since their introduction, ______, and their unique rhythms have ______ poets. In this poem the poet shares his experience ______ with us. He presents natural scenes seen from ______ a railway carriage. The ______ is regular and steady but ______ from the window of the train is constantly changing. The poem’s rhythm and phrases bring ______ of a railway journey. The poet looks out of the window at the ______ images outside. Every line we see here is a quick account of something seen for ______. The line that best sums up is the final one: "Each a glimpse and gone forever!"

Vocabulary [Page 130]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageVocabulary [Page 130]

Vocabulary | Q E. 1. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

I can help you to cross the river.

Vocabulary | Q E. 2. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

I can border your garden

Vocabulary | Q E. 3. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

I can alert you

Vocabulary | Q E. 4. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

I can carry you

Vocabulary | Q E. 5. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

You can ride on me

Vocabulary | Q E. 6. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

You can climb on men

Vocabulary | Q E. 7. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

You can lay down on me

Vocabulary | Q E. 8. | Page 130

Find me in the poem.

You can play with me   

Appreciating the poem [Page 130]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageAppreciating the poem [Page 130]

Work in pairs.

Appreciating the poem | Q F. 1. | Page 130

Discuss with your partner and pick out the similes used in the poem. Which one do you like the most? Why?

Appreciating the poem | Q F. 2. | Page 130

Discuss with your partner and pick out the rhyming words from the poem.

Creative Writing [Page 131]

Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide Chapter 2 From a Railway CarriageCreative Writing [Page 131]

Creative Writing | Q G. | Page 131

Pick out the nouns from the poem. Write as many Cinquain poems as you can.

Chapter 2: From a Railway Carriage

Warm UpRead and UnderstandVocabularyAppreciating the poemCreative Writing
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Tamil Nadu Board Samacheer Kalvi solutions for Class 6th English Term 2 Answers Guide chapter 2 - From a Railway Carriage

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