Tuesday 21 December 2021

Chapter-12 Rosy's Meeting with Nessy


 Chapter-12 Rosy’s Meeting with Nessy


Activity 1: Dictionary Reference: Learning New Words

Ripples: lihrW/qrMgW

Dangerous: ^qrnwk

Run past: dOV ky kol jwxw

Merged: Swiml hoieAw/iml igAw

Herbivore/herbivorous: SwkwhwrI

Creature: jIv

Scared: firAw hoieAw

Monster: rw^Ss


Activity 3: For each word given below, find a word from the lesson that sounds the same:


1. Wood: would

2. Two: too

3. Board: bored

4. Site: sight

5. No: know

What did you notice? Each pair of words has the same sound but different meanings. Such pairs of words are called homophones.


1. Write 5 more pairs of homophones:

Eight: ate, hair: hare, made: maid

Night: knight, peace: piece, roll: role


2. Choose the correct word for each.

a. Give me their address. (there/ their)

b. He caught the ball. (caught/ cot)

c. We see with our eyes (sea / see)

d. I have only one pen. (won / one)

e. Please give me some sugar (some / sum)


Activity 4: Answer the following questions:

1. Where did Rosy go?

Ans. She went to her aunt’s house in Scotland.

2. What is Loch Ness?

Ans. Loch Ness is a deep lake.

3. Where did Rosy go when she felt bored?

Ans. She went to the lake.

4. What did Rosy want to do at the lake?

Ans. She wanted to throw some stones into the water and watch the ripples.

5. Who did she find in the lake?

Ans. She saw a huge animal. But it was Nessy.


Activity 5: Say 'True' or 'False' for the following statements:

1. Rosy went to visit her Aunt Teena in Scotland. True

2. Aunt Teena told her to go out and throw stones into the lake. False

3. Rosy met Nessy who wanted to eat her. False

4. Nessy was a herbivore. True

5. Rosy went around the lake on Nessy's back. True


Activity 6: Read the statements given below. Three options are given. Tick the right option


1. Scotland is in the ____________of the United Kingdom.

a. South

b. West

c. North

Ans. (c) North


2. The lake is____________.

a. nice and blue

b. deep and dangerous

c. black and dirty

Ans. (b) deep and dangerous


3. Rosy gathered some stones because ____________.

a. she wanted to count them

b. she wanted to put them in her pocket

c. she wanted to throw them into the lake

Ans. (c) she wanted to throw them into the lake


4. The stone made a____________ sound when they touched water.

a. splash

b. ouch

c. eeks

Ans. (a) splash


5. Nessy was a ____________creature.

a. huge

b. small

c. bad

Ans. (a) huge


6. Nessy looked like a ______________________.

a. rhinoceros

b. dinosaur

c. crocodile

Ans. (b) dinosaur


7. Nessy offered Rosy ____________.

a. a ride on its neck

b. some fruits from the lake

c. more stones to throw

Ans. (a) a ride on its neck


8. People called Nessy a monster because ____________.

a. they were scared of its size

b. they did not know her

c. she talked like humans

Ans. (b) they did not know her


9. Rosy caught onto Nessy's strong____________ to sit on her back.

a. neck

b. horns

c. humps

Ans. (b) horns


10. Rosy did not see Nessy's cave because ____________.

a. she was scared to go underwater

b. she had to go to Edinburgh

c. her aunt was waiting for her

Ans. (c) her aunt was waiting for her


Activity -8 Answers- Given below are some newspaper headlines. Change them into Simple Past

1. A strong earthquake jolted Uttarakhand.

2. Amitabh Bachchan won the best actor Filmfare award.

3. India outplayed West-Indies in cricket.

4. Salman Ali won the Indian Idol.

5. Bachendri Pal became the first Indian woman to scale Mount Everest.