Read the following extract carefully and answer the questions that follow
by choosing the most appropriate alternative from those given below :
(CBSE (CCE) Examination, 2010)
Then a soldier Full of strange oaths and bearded like the
pard, Jealous in honour, sudden and quick in
quarrel, Seeking in the bubble reputation
Even in the canon's mouth
(a) The pard is a symbol of
(b) The poetic device used in the second line is
(i) a metaphor.
(ii) a simile.
(iii) an alliteration.
(iv) an irony.
(c) The soldier seeks his moment Of glory
(i) through death on the battlefield.
(ii) through his acts of chivarly.
(iii) by rescuing a maiden in distress.
(iv) making great promises of valour.