Niketan Class 5 English Chapter 8 A Surprise: ln a Sanctuary

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Niketan Class 5 English Chapter 8 A Surprise: ln a Sanctuary

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Sankardev Class 5 ইংৰাজী Question Answer can be of great value to excel in the examination. Assam Board Sankardev Sishu Niketan Class V English Lesson 8 A Surprise: ln a Sanctuary gives you a better knowledge of all the chapters. You can get solutions to questions of both basic and advanced levels.

A Surprise: ln a Sanctuary

Chapter – 8



Q.1. a) What is the main hobby of Kaushik and Maya ? 

Ans:- The main hobby of Kaushik and Maya is to look after the pets.

b) What are the pets with Kaushik and Maya ? 

Ans:- A number of cats, two dogs and a herd of rabbits are the pets with Kaushik and Maya.

c) Where does Kaushik find the baby deer ? 

Ans- Kaushik found the baby deer in the forest. 

d) What name is proposed for the fawn ? 

Ans: ‘Gudu’ is the name proposed for the fawn.

e) What arrangement is made for keeping the fawn ?

Ans:- Maya prepared a straw bed for keeping the fawn.

f) Where does the forest officer live ? Where are his children reading ?

Ans: The forest officer lives in the small cottage.His children are reading in a school in the nearby town. 

Q.2. Fill up the blanks with appropriate words.

a) A common scene in the sanctuary is running…….. (foxes, tigers, deer).

Ans:- Deer.

b) The fawn is like a bundle of……. (fur, sticks, leaves).

Ans:- Fur.

c) The main hobby of Kaushik and Maya is to………. after the pets (run, look, hunt).

Ans:- Look.

d) Kaushik and Maya will look after the fawn till it is……… (grown up, deep, well).

Ans:- Well.

Q.3. Find the meaning of the words given in the right column.

SanctuaryVeterinary doctor
Uphilldry cut paddy leaves
Vetsafe area for wild animal and birds
Strawsloping upward
Fawna young tiger
Calfa young dog
Kittena young cow
Pupa young deer
Colta young pig
Pigleta young duck
Ducklinga young horse

Ans:- Sanctuary-safe area for wild animals and birds.

Uphill……..sloping upward.

Vet………Veterinary doctor.

Straw………..-dry cut paddy leaves

Fawn…………..a young deer

Calf……………a young cow

Pup…………..a young dog

Colt………….a young horse

Piglet………..-a young pig

Duckling…………a young duck 

Cub…………a young tiger.

Kitten……..-a young cat

Q.4. Some words are given in column A. Their opposites are given in column B. Match them and write the pairs in column C. One is done for you.



Lightuglylight – dark
Shoutthereshout – whisper
Cutehardcute – ugly

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