Odisha State Board BSE Odisha 7th Class English Solutions Follow-Up Lesson 1 When I Grow Up Textbook Exercise Questions and Answers.
BSE Odisha Class 7 English Solutions Follow-Up Lesson 1 When I Grow Up
BSE Odisha 7th Class English Follow-Up Lesson 1 When I Grow Up Text Book Questions and Answers
Session – 1 (ଶବ୍ଦାବଳୀ)
I. Pre-Reading (ପୂର୍ବ ପ୍ରସ୍ତୁତି)
1. Teacher will say, “Now you are students.
(ଶିକ୍ଷକ କହିବେ, ପିଲାମାନେ ତୁମେ ବର୍ତ୍ତମାନ ବିଦ୍ୟାର୍ଥୀ ।)
- What do you want to be in your future?”
(ତୁମେସବୁ ଭବିଷ୍ୟତରେ କ’ଣ ହେବାକୁ ଚାହିଁବ ?)
Answer: I want to be a policeman/teacher/doctor / social worker/journalist etc. in future.
2. Teacher will collect answers from a number of students and then s/he will say: Let us read a poem to know about a child’s wish, what he wants to be in his future when he grows up.
(ଶିକ୍ଷକ ଅନେକ ବିଦ୍ୟାର୍ଥୀଙ୍କଠାରୁ ଉତ୍ତର ଆଦାୟ କରିବା ପରେ କହିବେ : ଚାଲ ଗୋଟିଏ ଛୋଟ ପିଲାର ଅଭିଳାଷ | ଇଚ୍ଛା ବାବଦରେ ଏକ କବିତାରୁ ପଢ଼ିବା । ସେ ଯେତେବେଳେ ଭବିଷ୍ୟତରେ ବଡ଼ ହେବ, ସେ କ’ଣ ହେବାକୁ ଇଚ୍ଛା କରୁଛି ?)
II. While Reading (ପଠନକାଳୀନ)
- Read the poem silently and answer the questions that follow.
(କବତାଟିକୁ ନୀରବରେ ପାଠ କର ଏବଂ ନିମ୍ନପ୍ରଦତ୍ତ ପ୍ରଶ୍ନଗୁଡ଼ିକର ଉତ୍ତର ଦିଅ ।)
1. When I grow up
I want to be;
With a master key.
2. I could be a soldier
Perhaps a sailor too;
Or become a keeper
At Nandankanan zoo.
3. I’d like to own a trumpet
And play a musical tune;
Or buy a private space-ship
To fly me to the moon.
4. I’d like to be the driver
Of an express diesel train;
Or be a light-house-keeper
Where I want and when.
5. For the more one lives
The more one learns;
I think I will be all these things
And go on taking turns.
୧. ମୁଁ ଯେତେବେଳେ ବଡ଼ ହେବି
ଗୋଟେ ଗୋଇନ୍ଦା (ପୋଲିସ) ହେବି
ପ୍ରଧାନ ଚାବି ଧରି ।
୨. ମୁଁ ହେବି ଗୋଟେ ସୈନିକ
ବୋଧହୁଏ ଏକ ନାବିକ ହୋଇପାରେ
କିମ୍ବା ହେବି ଏକ ରକ୍ଷକ
ଏପରିକି ନନ୍ଦନକାନନ ଚିଡ଼ିଆଖାନାର ।
୩. ମୁଁ ଗୋଟେ ବାଦ୍ୟଯନ୍ତ୍ର ହାସଲ କରିବି
ଏବଂ ଗୋଟେ ଯାନ୍ତ୍ରିକ ଧୂନ୍ (ବଜାଇବି) ଦେବି
କିମ୍ବା ଗୋଟେ ଘରୋଇ ମହାକାଶଯାନ କିଣିବି
ଯାହା ମୋତେ ଚନ୍ଦ୍ରକୁ ନେଇଯିବ ।
୪. ମୁଁ ଗୋଟେ ଚାଳକ ହେବାକୁ ଚାହିଁବି
ଗୋଟେ ଦ୍ରୁତଗାମୀ ଡିଜେଲ ଟ୍ରେନ୍ର
ହେବି ଗୋଟେ ବତୀଘରର ନିର୍ଦ୍ଦେଶକ
ଯେଉଁଠି ରହିବି ଏବଂ ଯେତେବେଳେ ।
୫. ଯିଏ ଯେତେ ଅଧିକ ଜୀଇଁବ
ସେତେ ଅଧ୍ଵ ଶିଖ୍
ମନ ମୋର ଚାହେଁ ମୁଁ ସେସବୁ ହେବି
ଏବଂ ଆଗେଇ ଚାଲିବି ମୋଡ଼ ବଦଳାଇ ।
Notes And Glossary: (ଶବ୍ଦାର୍ଥ) :
grow up (ଗ୍ରୋ ଅପ୍) – ବଡ଼ ହେବା
want (ଣୁ) – ଇଚ୍ଛା କରିବା / ଚାହିଁବା
detective (ଡଟେକ୍ଲିଭ୍) – ଗୋଇନ୍ଦା
master key (ମାଷ୍ଟର କୀ) – ମୁଖ୍ୟ ଚାବି
soldier (ସୋଲଜର) – ସୈନିକ
sailor (ସେଲର) – ନାବିକ
too (ମୁ) – ମଧ୍ଯ
keeper (କିପର) – ଜଗୁଆଳ/ରକ୍ଷକ
zoo (ଜୁ) – ଚିଡ଼ିଆଖାନା
own (ଓନ୍) – ଲାଭ କରିବା/ଅଧୁକାର କରିବା
trumpet (ଟ୍ରମେଟ୍) – ତୂରୀ (ଏକ ବାଦ୍ୟଯନ୍ତ୍ର)
musical tune (ମ୍ୟୁଜିକାଲ୍ ଟ୍ୟୁନ୍) – ସାଙ୍ଗୀତିକ ସ୍ୱର
moon (ମୁନ୍) – ଚନ୍ଦ୍ର/ଜହ୍ନ
driver (ଡ୍ରାଇଭର୍) – ଗାଡ଼ି ଚାଳକ
diesel train (ଡିଜେଲ୍ ଟ୍ରେନ୍) – ଡିଜେଲଚାଳିତ
light-house-keeper – ଲାଇଟ୍-ହାଉସ୍ -କିପର
turns (ଟର୍ଣ୍ଣସ୍ ) – ମୋଡ଼/ପାଳି
- Your teacher reads the poem aloud.
(ତୁମ ଶିକ୍ଷକ ଉଚ୍ଚସ୍ଵରରେ କବିତାଟିକୁ ପଢ଼ିବେ ।)
- Your teacher asks you who is there in the poem.
(ତୁମ ଶିକ୍ଷକ ତୁମକୁ ପଚାରିବେ କବିତାରେ କିଏ କିଏ ଅଛନ୍ତି ।)
- Your teacher reads the poem aloud for the second time.
(ଶିକ୍ଷକ ଦ୍ଵିତୀୟବାର କବିତାକୁ ସରବ ପାଠ କରିବେ ।)
- You listen to him / her and at the same time see the poem.
(ତୁମେ ତାଙ୍କୁ ଶୁଣିବ ଏବଂ ସେହି ସମୟରେ କବିତାଟିକୁ ପୁସ୍ତକରୁ ଦେଖୁବ ।)
- Now you read the poem silently and answer the following questions.
( ଏବେ ତୁମେ ନୀରବରେ କବିତାଟିକୁ ପାଠକର ଏବଂ ନିମ୍ନ ପ୍ରଶ୍ନମାନଙ୍କର ଉତ୍ତର ପ୍ରଦାନ କର ।)
Comprehension Questions (ବୋଧପରିମାପକ ପ୍ରଶ୍ନବଳୀ) :
Who is “I” in the poem? (କବିତାରେ “ମୁଁ” କିଏ?)
The poet in the guise of a child refers as “I” in the poem.
What does the child want to be in the 1st stanza?
(ପ୍ରଥମ ପଦରେ ପିଲାଟି କ’ଣ ହେବାକୁ ଇଚ୍ଛା କରିଛି ?)
The child wants to be a detective (Police officer) in the 1st stanza.
In the 2nd stanza the child likes three types of work. What are they?
(ଦ୍ଵିତୀୟ ପଦରେ ପିଲାଟି ତିନି ପ୍ରକାର କାର୍ଯ୍ୟକୁ ପସନ୍ଦ କରିଛି ? ସେଗୁଡ଼ିକ କ’ଣ ?)
The child likes to work as a soldier, as a sailor and thirdly as a keeper of the Nandankanan zoo as stated in stanza-2.
In which stanza does the poet describe a child’s interest for music?
(କେଉଁ ପଦରେ କବି ପିଲାଟିର ସଙ୍ଗୀତ ପ୍ରତି ଆଗ୍ରହ ଥିବା କଥା ବର୍ଣ୍ଣନା କରିଛନ୍ତି ?)
In the third stanza the poet describes the child’s interest for music.
How does he want to fly to the moon?
(ସେ କିପରି ଚନ୍ଦ୍ରକୁ ଉଡ଼ିଯିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
He intends to fly to the moon by a space-ship.
What does the child want to be in stanza-4?
(ପିଲାଟି ଷ୍ଟୋଜା -4 ରେ କ’ଣ ହେବାକୁ ଚାହୁଁଛି )
The child wants to be the driver of an express diesel-train or a light house keeper in stanza-4.
Is the last stanza different from other stanzas? How?
(ଶେଷ ପଦଟି ଅନ୍ୟ ପଦଗୁଡ଼ିକଠାରୁ ଭିନ୍ନ କି ? କିପରି ?)
Yes, the last stanza is different from the other four stanzas. Each one of the four stanzas describes about the child’s desire whereas in the last stanza the real aim of a human life is described.
The poet wants to take up different types of work. Which lines tell you so? (stanza-5)
(କବି ବିଭିନ୍ନ ପ୍ରକାର ବୃତ୍ତି ଅବଲମ୍ବନ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି । କେଉଁ ଧାଡ଼ିଗୁଡ଼ିକ ତୁମକୁ ଏହା କହୁଛି ?)
The lines ‘I think I will be all these things, and go on taking turns’ in stanza-5 tell us that the poet in guise of a child wants to take up different types of work.
Does he want to take up only one job he describes or all the jobs one after another?
(ସେ ବର୍ଣ୍ଣନା କରିଥିବା ଗୋଟିଏ କାମ ସେ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି କିମ୍ବା ଗୋଟିକ ପରେ ଗୋଟିଏ କାମ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ? )
He wants to take up all the jobs one after another as he goes on taking turns.
Which word/phrase tells so in the last stanza?
(ଶେଷ ପଦରେ କେଉଁ ଶବ୍ଦ ବା ବାକ୍ୟାଶ ଏହା କହିଛି ?)
The phrase ‘And go on taking turns’ says so.
Why does he want to take up all the jobs one after another?
(କାହିଁକି ସେ ଗୋଟିଏ ପରେ ଗୋଟିଏ କାମ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
Human interest climbs up and up as one grows up. So he wants to take up all the jobs one after another.
In which stanza does he want to take up minimum number of jobs?
(କେଉଁ ପଦରେ ସେ ସବୁଠାରୁ କମ୍ସଂଖ୍ୟକ କାମ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ? )
In first stanza he wants to take up minimum number of jobs.
In which stanza does he want to take up maximum number of jobs?
(କେଉଁ ପଦରେ ସେ ସର୍ବାଧିକ ସଂଖ୍ୟକ କାମ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
In the last (5th) stanza he wants to take up maximum number of jobs.
Session – 2 (ଦ୍ଵିତୀୟ ପର୍ଯ୍ୟାୟ)
III. Post-Reading (ପଠନ ପରବର୍ତ୍ତୀ)
The teacher will design activities following the main lesson. However, some activities have been done.
(ଶିକ୍ଷକ ମୁଖ୍ୟ ପାଠ୍ୟ ଅନୁରୂପ କାର୍ଯ୍ୟାବଳୀ ପ୍ରସ୍ତୁତ କରିବେ । ତଥାପି କେତେକ କାର୍ଯ୍ୟାବଳୀ ଦିଆଯାଇଛି ।)
Session – 3 (ତୃତୀୟ ପର୍ଯ୍ୟାୟ)
Stated below are some jobs/professions. Describe each of the jobs as shown in an example with the tips provided.
tailor, teacher, doctor, zoo-keeper, sailor, pilot, driver, football player, cricketer, tennis player, farmer. (Questions with Answers)
tailor: One who stiches cloth is a tailor.
driver: One who drives a car / bus / truck is a driver.
football player: One who plays football is a football player.
cricketer: One who plays cricket is a cricketer.
doctor : (treat patients): One who treats patients is a doctor.
teacher: One who teaches students is a teacher.
zoo-keeper: One who keeps/takes care of animals in a zoo is a zoo-keeper.
sailor (sails ship): One who sails ship in the sea/river is a sailor.
farmer: One who does farm work/cultivates in a farm is a farmer.
tennis player: One who plays tennis is a tennis player.
pilot: One who flies an aeroplane in the sky is a pilot
Session – 4 (ଚତୁର୍ଥ ପର୍ୟ୍ୟାୟ)
2. Usage (ପ୍ରଚଳିତ ପ୍ରୟୋଗ) :
Look at this sentence: The more one lives, the more one learns.
Using the hints given, write similar sentences. (Questions with Answers)
(i) (read, learn) The more one reads, the more one learns.
(ii) (save, become rich) The more one saves (money/wealth), the more one becomes rich.
(iii) (do exercises, become healthy) The more one does exercises, the more one becomes healthy.
(iv) (get, want) The more one gets, the more he wants.
Session – 5 (ଷଷ୍ଠ ପର୍ଯ୍ୟାୟ)
3. Writing (ଲିଖନାତ୍ମକ)
(a) Answer the following questions.
What does the child/poet want to become in the third stanza?
(କବି/ପିଲା ତୃତୀୟ ପଦରେ କ’ଣ ହେବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
The poet wants to become a musician or an astronaut in the third stanza.
Where does he want to be a keeper?
(ସେ କେଉଁଠାରେ ଜଗୁଆଳ ହେବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
He wants to be a keeper in Nandankanan zoo or in a lighthouse.
Where does he want to fly with the spaceship?
(ସେ ମହାକାଶଯାନରେ କେଉଁଠାକୁ ଉଡ଼ିଯିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
He wants to fly with the space-ship to the moon,
Why does he want to take up many jobs?
(ସେ କାହିଁକି ଅନେକ କାମ କରିବାକୁ ଚାହିଁଛନ୍ତି ?)
He grows up and his interests grow up at par. To fulfil his multi interests he wants to take up many jobs.
(b) Do an interview and write a brief report. Students move around in the class and interview five of their classmates with the interview slip below. Each student uses one interview slip for interviewing one classmate.
How are you?What is your name, please? _____________
What do you want to become in future? ______________
Write the responses of the person interviewed and write a report using the format given below.
___________five persons. One of them wants to_________. Two of them want to___________. The names of persons interviewed are ________________________________.
I interview five persons. One of them wants to become an engineer. Two of them want to become doctors. Another one wants to become a cricket player. The other one wants to become a film star. The names of persons interviewed are Sailesh. Pratap. Pradeep. Jiten and Nilima
(c) Write a poem of your own. The poem will have two stanzas of four lines each. The last word of the second line rhymes with the last word of the fourth line.
(Rhyming words: sailor, tailor/sweeper, keeper)
I want to ____________________
I want to become a doctor
Perhaps to become a sailor;
I want to make dresses
And become a good tailor
I want to become a farmer
Or may become a sweeper;
I love all animals
And wants to be a zoo keeper.
Word Note: (The words/phrases have been defined mostly on their contextual meanings)
climb(କ୍ଲାଇମ୍ବ)- go up high (ଚଢିବା)
detective – a person who investigates crimes (ଯେଉଁ ବ୍ୟକ୍ତି ଗୁପ୍ତ ଭାବରେ ସମାଚାର ସଂଗ୍ରହ କରେ)
keeper (କିପର) (in Nandan Kanan) – animal caretaker/guard
light house(ଲାଇଟ୍ ହାଉସ୍) – tower with light at the top at the sea shore to guide ships
light housekeeper – a worker in the light house
lying (ଲାଇଙ୍ଗ୍) – resting, sleeping (ଶୋଇ ରୁହନ୍ତି)
master key – a special key – that can open a number of locks(ଅନେକ ତାଲା ଖୋଲି ପାରୁଥିବା ସ୍ଵତନ୍ତ୍ର ଚାବି)
roam (ରୋମ୍) – moving aimlessly, wander
sailor (ସେଲର) – seaman (ନାବିକ)
skipping (ସ୍କିପିଙ୍ଗ୍) – jumping lightly over a skipping rope ( ଦଉଡ଼ି ଡିଆଁ ଡେଇଁବା)
soldier (ସୋଲଜର)- a member of an army (ସୈନିକ)
spaceship (କୈସିପ୍) – space vehicle(ମହାକାଶଯାନ)
taking turn (ଟେକିଙ୍ଗ୍ ଟର୍ଷ) – one after another (ଗୋଟିଏ ପରେ ଗୋଟିଏ )
trumpet (ଟ୍ରମେଟ୍) – brass wind musical instrument
BSE Odisha 7th Class English Solutions Follow-Up Lesson 1 When I Grow Up Important Questions and Answers
(A) Choose the right answer from the options.
When a child grows up, he wants to become a
A detective always keeps a ________ with him.
(i) invisible dress
(ii) master key
(iii) dress of a begger
(ii) master key
When the speaker grows up he wants to become
(iii) keeper at Nandankanan zoo
(iv) all the above one he liked
(iv) all the above one he liked
The child wats to buy a trumpet to
(i) play a musical tune
(ii) play with as dolls
(iii) show his friends
(iv) none of the above
(i) play a musical tune
A child wants to buy a private spaceship
(i) to fly over in the ocean
(ii) to visit his distant friends
(iii) to fly over the mountains
(iv) to fly him to the moon
(iv) to fly him to moon
The child wants to do all the jobs
(i) at a time
(ii) taking turns
(iii) what he prefers first
(iv) according to the advice of his father
(ii) taking turns
(B) Answer the following questions.
Why does the poet want to be a detective?
A detective opens out the mystery of everything. He catches criminals. So the poet wants to be a detective.
Why does the poet wants to be a keeper of Nandankanan zoo?
The poet wants to be a keeper of Nandankanan zoo because he can see and enjoy himself in the zoo. Different animals and their activities
will keep him glad all the time.
Does the poet a lover of music?
Yes, the poet is a lover of music. So he wants to buy a trumpet to play a magical tune.
Does the poet want to explore the space?
Yes, the poet wants to explore the space, so he wants to buy a spaceship.