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CBSE Notes 2011-2012

Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow by choosing the most appro...

Multiple choice question

Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow by choosing the most appropriate alternative from those given below : (3 Marks)

But still as wilder blew the wind, And as the night grew drearer, Adown the glen rode armed men,

(a) Describe the weather conditions in the given extract.

(i) Strong winds were blowing.
(ii) The sky seemed to be dark due to black clouds.
(iii) it was a fierce, stormy night.
(iv) (i), (ii) and (iii)

(b) Why do the armed men come to the glen?

(i) Because they are trying to catch the Chieftain of Ulva.
(ii) Because they are trying to catch the lovers.
(iii) Because they want to kill the lovers.
(iv) Because they have to take them to Lord Ullin.

(c) Pick out the figure of speech used in line 1.

(i) simile
(ii) metaphor
(iii) personification
(iv) alliteration

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(a)(iv),(b)(i),(c)(iv)

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(a)(iii),(b)(iv),(c)(i)

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(a)(i),(b)(ii),(c)(iii)

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(a)(i),(b)(iv),(c)(i)