SEBA Board Class 9 Half Yearly Exam 2021 English Some Important Question
1.Answer the following questions : 1×10=10
a) What did Margie write in her diary?
b) Why was the forest yellow?
c) What subjects did Margie and Tommy learn?
d) Why did Aurangzeb ban the playing of the pungi?
e) How old was Evelyn when she went to the Royal Academy of Music?
f) Name the languages which Evelyn did manage to learn?
g) Who was Ali Bax?
h) When did Bismillah receive the Bharat Ratna?
i) What kind of place is innisfree ?
j) What do you think a telebook is?
2.Answer the following question briefly
a) Who is the poet of the poem The Road Not Taken? Which road did he chose?
b) What had once happened to Tommy’s teacher?
c) How is a shehnai different from a pungi?
d) Name the various places and couses for which Evelyn perform?
e) When and how did Bismillah khan get his big break?
3.Answer the following question briefly. 3×5= 15
a) Where was the shehnai played traditionally? How did Bismillah Khan change this?
b) When was her deafness first noticed? When was it confirmed?
c) Where was Margie’s school? Did she have any classmates
d) Did Margie have regular days and hours for school? If so, why?
e) Where does the traveller find himself? What problem does he face?
3. Toto was a pretty monkey” In what sense Toto prety?
4. Why does grandfather take Toto to Saharanpur and how? Why does the ticket collector insist on calling Toto a dog? 5