Table of ContentsInklings From The Dark ExplanationINKLINGS FROM DARKNESS EXOLANARIONINKLING FROM THE DARKNESS SUMMARYReference to the contextPoetic Devices Inklings From The Dark Explanation Central Idea: Inklings From The Dark is the English translation of one of Rahi’s most powerful Kashmiri…
The poem "Cart Driver " is a wonderful poem written by the Padma Sachdev. The poem talks about the love that a mother has for her children. It is an atmosphere of mystery that creates fear and dread. The bulbul feels the danger of fire in its home (forest) in the poem. To save her fledgelings, she wants to rush to them, but she finds herself unable to move or fly out of fear.
The main theme of the poem "No Men are Foreign" is the unity of humankind The poet explains beautifully the shallow differences of colour, race, nationality and religion. He teaches that every single person is our brother or sister. The people who spread scorn and take up arms are hoodlums and have the right to be condemned.
The Tale of Custard the Dragon is a humorous poem written by Ogden Nash. It is written in ballad form. It narrates a story about Custard the Dragon. The Dragon is teased for being a coward but later he proves brave as he saves the lives of those who used to look down upon him. The poem gives us an impression that the ones who talk much about their bravery may turn out to be cowards.
The author's grandfather was a great lover of animals. He had made a zoo at home in which he would keep animals and gave them a lot of care. In his zoo, one could see a tortoise, a pair of rabbits, a tame squirrel and pet goats. One day he saw a pretty monkey. The monkey was a pet animal of a tonga driver. The tonga driver used to keep the red monkey tied with the feeding trough but it looked extremely tragic there. When the grandfather saw the monkey, he was so fascinated that he purchased the monkey from the tonga driver for a total of five rupees.
The Sniper" by Liam O'Flaherty is a short war story. The story starts in darkness just before dawn in Dublin, Ireland, amid the Irish Civil War. It is narrated in the third person by an unnamed narrator. There is complete silence except for occasional guns and rifles which sound like dogs barking. It is also interesting to note the setting of the story
NCERT Solutions For Class 12 English Table of ContentsFORGETTING BY ROBERT LYNDSummary of ForgettingTheme/ MessageSignificance of the TitleLong answer types questionSHORT ANSWER TYPE QUESTIONS FORGETTING BY ROBERT LYND Robert Lynd is an exceptionally humorous and great writer. His articles are…
“The Scarecrow” tells the story of a man who dismisses his old servant on suspicion of thieving. One day, when he is driving out of town his car runs out of petrol. Forced to wait, the man spies a scarecrow in a field. The scarecrow suddenly stirs to life. It is the old servant who says that he had never committed the crime.
The Necklace is an interesting short story written by Guy De Maupassant. The takes place in France much time before. There are two major characters in the story Matilda Loisal and her husband who works as a clerk for the Minister of Education.
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Trees by Alfred Joyce Kilmer
The poem "Trees" written by Joyce Kilmer, is proposing that trees are the most wonderful thing "no one but God can make a tree". He wants people to appreciate nature and God. He uses personification to demonstrate that trees are wonderful as people.