ইউনিট ৯, লেসন ১ ও ২
প্রিয় শিক্ষার্থী, আজ ইংরেজি পাঠ্যবইয়ের ইউনিট ৯, লেসন ১ ও ২ নিয়ে আলোচনা করব।
Read the text and answer the questions 1, 2, 3 and 4 :
A long time ago, when Raju was in Class 5, there was a fire in his school. Everyone was very afraid, but no one panicked. The teachers helped the students to leave the building quietly and safely. Soon the firefighters came and put out the fire.
Raju watched the firefighters from the school yard. He thought about the fire and the firefighters for a long time. After college, Raju joined a volunteer fire department. As a volunteer, he didn’t get any money for his work. But Raju didn’t mind.
Now Raju is a full-time firefighter. It is his job, so he earns money for it. Most of the time his work is putting out fires, but he also teaches new firefighters about safety. He likes teaching very much. In his free time, Raju visits schools. He talks to students about fire safety. He tells them what to do if there is a fire. They shouldn’t panic. They should listen to their teachers and leave the building quietly.
1. Write only the answer on the answer paper.
a. Who is Raju?
i. A student ii. A teacher iii. A police iv. A fire fighter
b. When Raju was in class 5, there was a — in his school.
i. drama ii. fire iii. tournament iv. quarrel
c. Nobody was —.
i. afraid ii. unhappy iii. panicked iv. angry
d. Who put out the fire?
i. Fire fighters ii. Students iii. Teachers iv. The people
e. Raju — firefighters from the school yard.
i. saw ii. watched iii. helped iv. quarreled
f. Raju joined — volunteer fire department.
i. the ii. an iii. a iv. none
g. What parts of speech is ‘firefighter’?
i. Adjective ii. Pronoun iii. Adverb iv. Noun
h. He likes — very much.
i. teaching ii. fire fighting iii. talking iv. visiting
i. Fire fighting is his job, so he — money for it.
i. gets ii. spends iii. earns iv. collects
j. He talks to the students — fire safety.
i. for ii. with iii. from iv. about
Answer to the question no. 1
a. iv. A firefighter; b. ii. fire ; c. iii. panicked; d. i. Fire fighters;
e. ii. watched; f. iii. a; g. iv. Noun; h. i. teaching; i. iii. earns; j. iv. about.
2. Match the words of the column A with their meaning that is mentioned in the text column B.
Column A Column B
a. Quietly i. A section of a large organization
b. Yard ii. Premise
c. Department iii. The state of being safe
d. Put out iv. Making very little or no noise
e. Safety v. Without creating disturbance
vi. To stop something from burning
vii. An area outside a house or building
Answer to the question no. 2
Making very little or no noise«a + iv. Quietly
An area outside a house or building«b + vii. Yard
A section of a large organisation«c + i. Department
To stop something from burning«d + vi. Put out
The state of being safe«e + iii. Safety
3. Answer the following questions in sentences.
a. What is Raju now?
b. What did Raju do after college?
c. Who put out the fire in Raju’s School?
d. What does Raju do in his free time?
e. What should the students do if there is a fire?
Answer to the question no. 3
a. Raju is now a full time firefighter.
b. Raju joined a volunteer fire department after college.
c. The firefighters put out the fire in Raju’s school.
d. In his free time, Raju visits schools and talks to students about fire safety.
e. The students should listen to their teachers and leave the building quietly without being panicked if there is a fire.
4. Write a short composition about ‘Fire in Raju’s School’
Answer to the question no. 4
It was a long time ago; Raju was in class 5. One day, there was a fire in his school. The students became very afraid, but none was panicked. The teachers helped the students leave the building quietly and peacefully. After college, Raju joined a volunteer fire department. As a volunteer firefighter, he worked very well, although he didn’t get any money.
শিক্ষক, বীরশ্রেষ্ঠ মুন্সী আব্দুর রউফ পাবলিক কলেজ, ঢাকা