Odisha State Board BSE Odisha 7th Class English Solutions Test-1 Textbook Exercise Questions and Answers.
BSE Odisha Class 7 English Solutions Test-1
BSE Odisha 7th Class English Test-1 Text Book Questions and Answers
The figures in the right hand margin indicates the marks for each question.
1. Write the following Odia names of the persons in English. 
(Teacher will give names of ten persons in Odia)
ମହାତ୍ମା ଗାନ୍ଧୀ – Mahatma Gandhi
ମଧୁସୂଦନ ଦାସ – Madhusudan Das
ବିଜୁ ପଟ୍ଟନାୟକ – Biju Pattnaik
ବିନାପାନି ମହନ୍ତ – Binapani Mohantv
ଗୋପାବନ୍ଧୁ ଦାଶ – Gopabandhu Dash
ଗୋପୀନାଥ ମହନ୍ତ – Gopinath Mohantv
ଫାକିରମୋହନ ସେନାପତି – Fakirmohan Senapati
ରାଧନାଥ ରୋଭ – Radhanath Rov
ରାଜେନ୍ଦ୍ର ପ୍ରସାଦ – Rajendra Prasad
ଚିତ୍ତରଂଜନ ଦାସ – Chittaranjan Das
2. Write the following names of places in English. 
(Teacher will give names of ten places in Odia)
ଭୁବନେଶ୍ୱର – Bhubaneswar
ଦିଲ୍ଲୀ – Delhi
ଆହ୍ଲାବାଦ – Allahabad
ବାଲାସୋର – Balasore
ଆନନ୍ଦପୁର – Anandpur
ବରିପଡା – Baripada
ଗୌହାଟୀ – Gauhati
ଚେନ୍ନାଇ – Chennai
ଫିରୋଜାବାଦ – Ferozabad
ଚମ୍ପୁଆ – Champua
3. Your teacher will give dictation of ten English words. Write them in the space given below. 
4. Given below are some words. Your teacher will read aloud ten of them. Tick those which s/he reads aloud.
city, country, tree, crown, rooster, close, monkey, jackal, animal, camel, thirsty, climb, zoo, trumpet 
(Student tick the words which their teacher reads aloud.)
5. Your teacher will read aloud a paragraph (The Jackal and the Rooster). You listen to him/her and fill in the gaps
There was a very ___________ and ___________ rooster. It looked like a __________ with a beautiful red __________. It also felt like a __________ in the morning. It sat on a ___________ place and ____________ non-stop cock-koo-doodle-doo. He knew his _____________ was much better than the songs of ____________. 
There was a very big and handsome rooster. It looked like a king with a beautiful read crown. It also felt like a king. It gets up very early in the morning. It sat on a high place and sang non-stop cock-koo-doodle-doo. He knew his song was much better than the songs of other roosters of his locality.
6. Match the pairs of words which sound alike at the end part. Write the serial numbers in boxes. 
|1. Pool||Farm (10)|
|2. Trees||Keeper (8)|
|3. Sun||Sky (4)|
|4. High||Away (9)|
|5. You||Zoo (6)|
|7. Learn||Breeze (2)|
|8. Soldier||Run (7)|
|9. Day||True (5)|
|10. Arm||Cool (2)|
7. Read the poem and answer the questions that follow. 
(କବିତାଟି ପଢ଼ ଏବଂ ପରବର୍ତ୍ତୀ ପ୍ରଶ୍ନଗୁଡିକର ଉତ୍ତର ଦିଅ ।)
A fox was moving on one day,
And just above his head,
He saw a vine with lovely grapes,
Rich ripe and purple-red.
What is the poem about?
(କବିତାଟି କେଉଁ ବିଷୟରେ ?)
The poem is about a fox and vine with lovely grapes.
What was the fox doing one day?
(ଦିନେ କୋକିଶିଆଳ କ’ଣ କରୁଥିଲା ?)
The fox was moving here and there one day.
What did he see above his head?
(ତା’ ମୁଣ୍ଡ ଉପରେ ସେ କ’ଣ ଦେଖୁଲା ?)
He saw a vine with lovely grapes above his head.
What were the grapes like? (ଅଙ୍ଗୁରଗୁଡ଼ିକ କିପରି ଥିଲା ?)
The grapes were rich, ripe and purple red.
‘He’ in the third line is used for___________.
(ତୃତୀୟ ଧାଡ଼ି ‘He’ (ସେ) _________________ ପାଇଁ ବ୍ୟବହାର ହୋଇଛି ।)
In the third line ‘He’ is used for the fox.
8. Read the following paragraph and write the answers to the questions that follow in complete sentences.
Once there lived a jackal in a forest. One day, he did not get any food. He was very hungry. In the evening, the hungry jackal came into a village. He moved here and there in the village. He was looking for food. By chance he fell into a washer-man’s tub which was full of blue water. He became blue and other jackals could not know him. 
What is the paragraph about?
(ଅନୁଚ୍ଛେଦଟି କେଉଁ ବିଷୟରେ ?)
The paragraph is about a hungry jackal.
Where did the jackal live?
(ବିଲୁଆଟି କେଉଁଠାରେ ରହୁଥିଲା ?)
The jackal lived in a forest.
Why did he become very hungry one day?
(ଦିନେ ବିଲୁଆ କାହିଁକି ଅଧିକ ଭୋକିଲା ଥିଲା ?)
One day the jackal did not get any food anywhere, so he became hungry
When did the jackal come into the village?
(ବିଲୁଆଟି କେତେବେଳେ ଗାଁ ଭିତରକୁ ଆସିଲା ?)
The jackal came into the village in the evening.
What was he searching for in the village?
(ଗାଁରେ ସେ କ’ଣ ଖୋଜୁଥୁଲା ?)
He was searching for food in the village.
Where did he move in the village?
(ସେ ଗାଁର କେଉଁ ଜାଗାରେ ବୁଲୁଥିଲା ?)
He moved here and there in the village.
What did he fall into?
(କେଉଁଠାରେ ସେ ପଡ଼ିଗଲା ?)
He fell into a washer-man’s tub which was full of blue water.
What happened to him when he fell into the tub?
(ଟବ୍ରେ ପଡ଼ିଗଲା ପରେ ତା’ର କ’ଣ ହେଲା ?)
When he fell into the tub, he became blue.
Why couldn’t the other jackals know him?
(ଅନ୍ୟ ବିଲୁଆମାନେ ତାହାକୁ କାହିଁକି ଜାଣିପାରିଲେ ନାହିଁ ?)
Other jackals could not know him because he was looking blue quite different from them.
Who is ‘He’ in the last line?
(ଶେଷ ଧାଡିରେ ‘He’ କିଏ ?)
In the last lines ‘He’ refers to the jackal.