# Class 7 English Model Activity Compilation(Combined) Part 8

Class 7 English Model Activity Compilation(Combined) Part 8: Class 7th Students of WB Board can find here Model Activity Compilation (Combined) Syllabus Part 8. All Subject Model Activity Compilation Get here.

#### Full Marks – 50

1. Read the following passage and answer the questions given below :

We would find a hammer for him, and then he would have lost sight of the mark he had made on the wall, where the nail was to go in. Each of us had to go get up on the chair beside him and see if we could find it. We would discover it in a new place, and he would call us all fools.

Trying to eat a point three inches beyond what was possible for him to reach the stream would slip and down he would slide onto the piano.

Rearrange the following sentence :

(i) Each of us would discover a new place.

(ii) The hammer was found.

(iii) He fell onto the piano.

(iv) Everyone has to get up on the chair beside him.

(v) Uncle Podger would lost sight of the mark.

(a) Why was it necessary for each of them to get up on their chair beside him?

Answer : It was necessary for each of them to get up on the chair beside him to find the mark that uncle podger had made on the wall.

(b) Why did uncle consider each of them to be fools?

Answer : uncle considered each of be fools because they  would discover the mark in different places.

(c) How did uncle Podger fall on the piano?

Answer : Traying to reach a point three inches beyond what was possiblefer him to reach, the string slipped and uncle podger fell on the piano.

You know of course that earth is very, very old-millions and millions of years old. And for a long long time there were no men or women living in it, before the men came there were only animals, and before the animals there was a time when no kind of life existed on the earth. It is difficult to imagine this world of ours which is so full today of all kinds of animals and men, to be without them. But scientists and those who have studied and thought a great a deal about these matters tell us that there was a time when the earth was too hot for any living being to live on it.

Answer the following questions in complete sentences :

(i) How old is the earth?

Answer : The Earth millions and millions of years old.

(ii) Describe the earth before man existed.

Answer : Before the men came there were only animals, and before the animals there was a time when no kind of life existed on the earth.

(iii) Why was there no life on earth?

Answer : there was a time when the earth was too hot for any living being to live on it.

SECTION B: GRAMMAR AND VOCABULARY

1. Underline the nominal compounds in the following sentences :

(a) Since it is raining, you should wear the raincoat.

Answer : Since it is raining, you should wear the raincoat.

(b) Do you know how to use the washing machine?

Answer : Do you know how to use the washing machine?

(c) Never waste drinking water.

Answer : Never waste drinking water.

(d) There is not a single oil pump in our area.

Answer : There is not a single oil pump in our area.

4. Select the correct homophone from the brackets and fill in the blanks :

(i) Akbar, the great Mughal emperor, __________ for forty-nine years. (reined/reigned)

(ii) Anamika loves to have __________. (curd/card)

(iii) Sania is too __________ to move out of doors. (week/weak)

(iv) Do you like to watch the TV __________ ? (cereals/serials)

5. Do as directed :

(i) The cheetah is the fastest animal. (Use Positive degree of the adjective)

Ans: No other animal is as fast as the Cheetah.

(ii) Very few queens were as powerful as Elizabeth I. (Use Superlative degree)

Ans: Elizabeth was one of the most powerful Queens.

(iii) No other girl of our school is so prety as Tania. (Use Comparative degree)

Ans: Tania is prettier than any other girl in our school.

(iv) His application was rejected. (Replace the underlined word with its antonym)

Ans: His application was not accepted.

(v) Don’t eat the rotten apples. (Identify the participial adjective)

Ans: rotten

6. Match column A with column B :

Ans:

 A B (i) Philatelist One who collects stamps. (ii) Atheist A person who does not believe in the existence of God. (iii) Sculptor An artist who makes sculptures. (iv) Apiary A place where bees are kept. (v) Pessimist One who has the negative outlook in  Life. (vi) Inevitable Certain to happen.

SECTION C : WRITING

1. Suppose your cousin has never been to your village. Write a letter (in about 70 words) to him/her describing your village and inviting him/her to visit your village.

Ans:

P.O. Golenowhati, Vill – Mirapara

20.09.2021

My dear Riju,
From your sweet letter I’ve come to know that your puja vacation will start from 10th October. Would it be possible for you to spend a part of the long vacation with our family in our village home at Mirapara? I’m quite sure that the natural beauty of our village in autumn will certainly attract a lover of nature like you. The murmur of flowing of the
Torsa, the beauty of the various seasonal flowers, and sweet songs of birds will amuse a city – dweller like you. If you come here in autumn, you’ll get a chance to experience how Durga Puja is celebrated in the villages of Bengal.

Please come to spend the vacation with us. I know uncle and aunt won’t forbid you from visiting our house. We are eagerly awaiting your arrival. With love,

Akash

8. Write the summary of the given passage :

The constable came. He took me by the hand and pushed me out. My luggage was also taken out. I refuse to go to the other compartment and the train steamed away. I went and sat in the washing room, keeping my handbag with me, leaving the other luggage where it was. The railway authorities had taken charge of it.

Ans: The constable came to take the narrator out along with his luggage. Instead of going to the other compartment, the narrator preferred to sit in the waiting room leaving his luggage at railway authority’s custody. (36 words)

 অন্যান্য ক্লাসের মডেল অ্যাক্টিভিটি টাস্ক এখানে ক্লিক করুন এই ব্লগের হোমপেজে যাওয়ার জন্য এখানে ক্লিক করুন আমাদের টেলিগ্রাম চ্যানেল-এ যুক্ত হওয়ার জন্য এখানে ক্লিক করুন