Class 5 English Model Activity Compilation Part 8 Solutions

Class 5 English Model Activity Compilation Part 8 Solutions: You can find here WB Board Class V English Combined Model Activity Task Part 8. This activity task has full marks of 40. You can get here the solutions English Combined Model Activity Task all questions with proper answers which you have to solve and submit to your teachers. If you have any questions to ask related to the answers, then comment below.

At 11.30 a.m. Hillary and Norgay reached the summit of Mt. Everest. Hillary reached out to shake Norgay’s hand, but Norgay gave him a hug in return. The two men enjoyed only 15 minutes at the top of the world because of their low oxygen supply. They spent their time taking photographs and enjoying the view.

A. Complete the following sentences with information from the passage: 1 × 4 = 4

i) Hillary and Norgay reached the summit__________________________________

Answer: Hillary and Norgay reached the summit of Mt. Everest.

ii) Hillary wanted to shake hands but Norgay________________________________

Answer: Hillary wanted to shake hands but Norgay gave him a hug in return.

iii) They stayed at the summit briefly because_______________________________

Answer: They stayed at the summit briefly because of their low oxygen supply.

iv) They spent their time in______________________________________________

Answer: They spent their time in taking photographs and enjoying the view.

B. Answer the following questions: 2 × 2 = 4

(i) What did Hillary do after reaching the summit?

Answer: After reaching the summit, Hillary extended his hand to shake hands with Norgay.

(ii) How long did Hillary and Norgay remain at the summit?

Answer: Hillary and Norgay remained at the Summit only for 15 minutes.

There were quite a number of good teachers in our school. B.D Roy taught us English. He was a small man who took great care to ensure that we pronounced English correctly. One day he told us the story of The Ox and The Frog from Aesop’s fables. Before telling us the story, he taught us how the pronunciation of ‘the’ depends on whether the following word begins with a vowel or a consonant. I fondly remember our head pandit, Bhattacharya Sir, for his excellent handwriting.

Tick the correct answers from the given alternatives: 1 × 3 = 3

i) Mr. B.D.Roy was the teacher of

a) Mathematics b) English c) Bengali d) Science

ii) The author learnt correct pronunciation from his

a) Headmaster b) Father c) English teacher d) Mother

iii) ‘The Ox and the Frog’ is a tale from

a) Panchatantra b) Hitapodesha c) Jataka d) Aesop’s Fables

3. Classify the Common Nouns and Proper Nouns in the following table: 1 × 10 = 10

i) Norgay and Hillary were the first men to climb Mt. Everest.

ii) The river Hooghly is close to my house.

iii) The horse is a useful animal.

iv) We live in West Bengal.

5. Fill in the blanks by choosing appropriate Prepositions from the list given below : 1 × 4 = 4

a) He is going ______________ Kolkata.

Answer: He is going to Kolkata.

b) The bird flew ______________ my head.

c) Fishes live ______________ water.

d) Put the pen ______________ the table.

Answer: Put the pen on the table.

[List: over, on, in, to]

6. Fill in the table with appropriate Short Forms of the following words: 1 × 4 = 4

 Full-Form Short Form Cannot Can’t I am I’m Did not Didn’t You have You’ve

7. Write the Opposites of the following words: 1 × 4 = 4

a) light :

b) easy :

Answer: easy: Hard, Tough, Uneasy, Difficult

c) never :

d) curly :