Lesson 1- 4
Student : a person who is studying at an educational institution.
Reason : persuade by argument.
Primary : most important.
Really : in real sense.
Introduce : meeting of two or more unknown people.
Holiday : a period of time having no work or school.
Journey : going from one place to another by a transport.
Live : to stay in a place for long time.
Unable : not capable.
Foreigner : a person who lives in other country.
Practise : to do exercise.
Colleague : one associated with others in some occupation.
Wait : pass the time.
Listen : to pay attention to something that you can hear.
Come : move to a place or person.
Alone : without companion.
Leave : go away.
Fun : merriment enjoyment.
Often : now & then most of time.
Gentleman : one who is honorable.
Yesterday : the previous day.
Drop : to put something.
Zoo : an establishment that keeps wild animals for display.
Leisure : at liberty.
Wearing : be dressed in.
Merrily : in a happy mood or manner.
Parents : father and mother.
Improve : make better.
Housewife : a woman who completes the household works.
Hope : Want to wish to get something.
Sewing : the activity of making things with a needle and thread.
Banker : a person who works in a bank in an important position.
Arrenge and rewrite the following words/letters so that they make sense :
(a) Are, going, Raina, where, you?
(b) On, Chittagong, am, holiday, I, to, going.
(c) Father, with, Dhaka, to, came, i, my.
(d) Father, is, me, my, calling.
(e) In, 10, our, leaves minutes, train.
(f) Raina, i’m Hi!
(g) i’m, sylhet, to, going.
(h) I, live, sylhet, in.
(a) Where are you going, Raina?
(b) I am going to Chittagong on holiday.
(c) I came to Dhaka with my father.
(d) My father is calling me.
(e) Our train leaves in 10 minutes.
(f) Hi! i’m Raina.
(g) i’m going to sylhet.
(h) I live in sylhet.
Read the text and answer the questions 1-2.
One day a shepherd boy felt very lonely in the jungle. He decided to have some fun. So he shouted loudly. “Wolf! Wolf! Help!” The farmers in the neighboring area heard the boy’s cries for help. They left their work and ran to help the boy and his sheep. When they came to the spot, they did not notice any sign of a wolf. The farmers asked the boy, “Wasn’t it you who cries for help?” The boy laughed and said, “I was just having some fun. There is no wolf here. Go away.” The farmers said angry words to the boy and went away. Next day the boy played the same trick and annoyed the farmers once again. A few days later, a wolf really came. The shepherd boy climbed up a tree and shouted for help. But no help came. Everybody thought that the stupid boy was playing his childish joke. The wolf killed many of boy’s sheep. The boy felt it sorry for this silly joke.
1. Fill in the blanks with the words given below :
annoy, miserable, notice, fun, climb
(a) The shepherd boy made — with the villagers
(b) The boy knew how to — up a tree.
(c) The farmers did not — any wolf.
(d) The shepherd liked to — others.
(e) The result of telling lies was —
Answers : (a) fun, (b) climb (c) notice (d) annoy
2. Answer the following question :
(a) Why did the farmers run to the boy?
(b) What type of personality of the boy is?
(c) What did he like?
(d) Why the farmers were angry with the boy?
(e) When did the wolf really come?
Answer : (a) The farmers ran to the boy to help him.
(b) The boy is a silly person.
(c) He liked to make people fool
(d) The farmers were angry with the boy because he annoyed them.
(e) The wolf really came one day and ate the sheep of the boy.