SAMPLE QUESTIONS ON THE EVE OF WATERLOO ISC – ENGLISH – POEMS caters the very need of the icse class 9 and 10 students to practise the board pattern questions to ease and sharpen their skill in english literature
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There was a sound of revelry by night
chivalry, and bright
women and brave men;
Describe the joyous atmosphere as described
How does the sound play an important role?
Bring out the contrasting picture as found
in the poem. (4)
With what did they compare the canon shot?
“And caught its tone with death’s
because he deemed it hear,
that peal too well
on a bloody bier.
How did duke of Brunswick react to the
canon sound? (4)
Which personal story stirred him for
Narrate the parting of the lovers.(4)
How did the soldiers prepare for the
“And wild and high the Cameron’s Gathering
which Albyn’s hills
too, have her Saxon foes:-
How did the poet reflect music with war?
How did the poet reflect nature with
How far do you consider the poem to be an
ant war poem? (4)
How far do you consider the poem to be a
narrative poem? (3)