Ch – 8 A Pact With The Sun (Q-A)

Q.1: What did the physicians ask Saeeda’s mother to do to get well ? Did their advice help her ? If not, why ? Ans: The physicians asked Saeeda’s mother to forbid normal food and gave her strict orders to remain perpetually confined to her small, dingy room with doors and windows fastened, deprived ofContinue reading “Ch – 8 A Pact With The Sun (Q-A)”

Ch – 7 The Wonder Called Sleep (Q-A)

Q.1: What is the most obvious advantage of sleep ? Ans: The most obvious advantage of sleep is that when we sleep, our body recovers from fatigue caused by day’s activities. Q.2: What happens to our body when we sleep ?

What Happened To The Reptiles (Word Meanings) resident – a person who lives somewhere permanently or on a long-term basis cliff – a steep rock face, especially at the edge of sea mossy – covered in moss fainted – lose consciousness for a short time sores – a raw or painful place on the body anxiously – in a manner resultingContinue reading “What Happened To The Reptiles (Word Meanings)”

A Pact With The Sun (Word Meanings) physician – a person qualified to practise medicine relapse – deteriorate after a period of improvement perpetually – constantly fastened – fix or hold in place deprived – lacking a specified benefit that is considered important trinket – a small ornament that is of little value emphatically – in a forceful way commentary –Continue reading “A Pact With The Sun (Word Meanings)”

The Wonder Called Sleep (Word Meanings) fatigue – extreme tiredness unconscious – not awake or aware of one’s surrounding disturbances – interruption reveal – make known to others probable – likely to happen unfathomable – incapable of being fully explored or understood dearest – most loved winding – a twisting movement certain – specific alert – the state of beingContinue reading “The Wonder Called Sleep (Word Meanings)”