Q. 44.7( 39 Votes )
Where was Timothy most comfortable during the day? Where was he during the night?
During the day, Timothy felt the most comfortable on a long sofa in the drawing room. However, at night he slept in Mahmoud, the cook’s quarters.
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What did he do when Timothy lost his temper?NCERT English - An Alien Hand
Grandmother's prophecy was that the tiger
(i) would prefer Mahmoud's bed to sleep in.
(ii) and the cook would disappear together from the house.
(iii) would one day make a meal of Mahmoud.
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Complete the following sentences.
(i) Toto climbed up the curtains when
(ii) I became one of the tiger's favourites.
(iii) Timothy had clean habits,NCERT English - An Alien Hand
What shocked Grandfather in the end?NCERT English - An Alien Hand
What made Grandfather decide to transfer Timothy to the zoo?NCERT English - An Alien Hand
The tiger was still licking his arm, with increasing relish.
The phrase in italics suggests that Timothy
(i) was good natured.
(ii) recognised an old friend.
(iii) smelt fresh food.NCERT English - An Alien Hand
Shoot animals with a camera, not with a gun.NCERT English - An Alien Hand
"He had the distinction of being the only member of the party to have bagged any game..."
The phrase in italics means
(i) Grandfather was the most distinguished member of the party.
(ii) Grandfather was the only sportsperson in the party.
(iii) Grandfather was the only successful member of the hunting party.
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Where was Timothy most comfortable during the day? Where was he during the night?NCERT English - An Alien Hand
Write 'True' or 'False' against each of the following statements.
(i) Timothy and Grandfather went to Lucknow in a special compartment.
(ii) The compartment in which Grandfather and Timothy travelled had no other passenger.
(iii) Timothy and Grandfather travelled in a first-class compartment.
(iv) All passengers in the compartment thought that Timothy was a well-fed and civilised tiger.NCERT English - An Alien Hand