Lesson : (1-2)
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 fire fighters come and put out the fire. Raju watched the fire fighters from the school yard. He thought about the fire and the fire fighters 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 fire fighter. 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 fire fighters 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. Match the words of column A with their meaning that is mentioned in the text in the column B. 1×5=5
Or, Fill in the blanks with the best word from the box. There are extra words which you do not need to use.
a) A long time ago, when ¾ was in class 5, there was a fire in his school.
b) Soon the ¾ come and put out the fire.
c) After ¾ , Raju joined a volunteer fire department.
d) It is his ¾ .
e) He talks to students about fire ¾ .
2. Write true in your answer script if the statement is true, Write false if the statement is false. 1×6=6
a) The teachers left the students in the building during the fire.
b) There was a fire at Raju’s school when he was in class 5.
c) They shouldn’t listen to their teachers.
d) Now Raju is a full-time fire fighter.
e) In his free time, Raju visits school.
f) Raju didn’t see the fire fighters put out the fire at his school.
3. Answer the following questions : 2×6=12
a) Who is Raju?
b) Why did Raju want to be a fire fighter?
c) What is the main duty of a fire fighter?
d) What does Raju do in his free time?
e) How did the teachers help the students?
f) What should you do if there is a fire in your school?
4. Write a short composition about a job like. [Write at least five sentences to the topic. Remember to use capital letters, punctuation, correct spelling and sentence structure.] 10
Read the text and answer the questions no 5, 6, 7 and 8.
Lalpur is a village. It looks beautiful. Most of the villagers are farmers. Adil lives with his parents in this village. Adil’s father Mr. Abdur Rob is also a farmer and mother Mrs. Najifa Begum is a housewife. Adil has a younger brother Atiq. Atiq is nine years old. He reads in class 4. Adil has also a younger sister, Afifa. Adil and Atiq read in a local primary school. Adil goes to school regularly. He is a good student. All the teachers of his school like him very much. This year Adil will attend Primary Education Completion Examination (PECE). Adil studies hard to get good result in PECE. But Atiq is not attentive to his study like Adil. He always loves to play. Adil helps his younger brother to make his lesson. He also helps his parents in free time. They have a vegetable garden in front of their house. His brother and sister also help their mother in the vegetable garden. They share the vegetable with their neighbours. All the villagers love them very much. They are a happy family of their village.
5. Write one of the words that completes each sentence. There are three extra words which you do not need to use. 1×5=5
a) Mr. Abdur Rob is a _.
b) Lalpur _ beautiful.
c) Atiq is nine _ old.
d) _ goes to school regularly.
e) They _ the vegetable with their neighbours.
6. Write True in your answer script if the statement is true, Write false if the statement is false. 1×6=6
a) Most of the villagers are Rickshaw puller.
b) Adil’s mother Mrs. Nafisa Begum is a health assistant.
c) Adil goes to school regularly.
d) Atiq always loves to play.
e) They share the vegetable with their neighbours.
f) All the villagers hate them very much.
7. Answer the following questions in a sentence or sentences. 2×5=10
a) Who is Akifa?
b) What is Adil?
c) What does Adil do to get good result in PECE?
d) Why do all the teachers like Adil?
e) Write Two sentences about Adil’s family.
8. Suppose, you are Azad/Azra. You live in Barisal. Your friend Afzal/Afroja wants to know about your friend about your family. 10
[Here are some words to help you : date, address, solution, main points for the letter, closing. Remember to write at least six sentences, use capital letters, full stops and correct spelling.]
1. (a+III) Soon= Immediately.
(b+IV) put out= extinguish.
(c+I) volunteer= freely offer to do something.
(d+II) fire fighter= a person whose job is to extinguish fires.
(e+VII) Safety= The condition of being protected from from danger, risk or injury.
a) Raju, b) Fire figters, c) college, d) job, e) Safely.
2. a) False, b) True, c) False, d) True, e) True, f) False.
3. a) Raju is a fire fighter.
b) Raju watched the activities of fire fighters from the school yard. He was very impressed and so he wanted to be a fire fighter.
c) The main duty of a fire fighter is to put out fires.
d) In his free time Raju visits schools.
e) The teachers helped the students to leave the building quietly and safely.
f) If there is a fire in my school, I shouldn’t panic. I should listen to my teachers and leave the building quietly.
4. A job I like
Of all jobs, I like the job of fire fighting. When I was a student of class 5, there was a fire in our school. I observed the activities of the fire fighters. I impressed very much to see them. Then after college, I joined a volunteer fire department. Now I am a full time fire fighter. I enjoy my job so much. My main job is putting out fires. I also teach new fire fighters about safety.
5. a) farmer, b) looks, c) years, d) Adil, e) Share.
6. a) False, b) False, c)True, d) True, e)True, f) False.
7. a) Akifa is Adil’s younger sister.
b) Adil is a student of class five.
c) Adil studies hard to get good result in PECE.
d) All the teachers like Adil because he goes to school regularly and he is a good student also.
e) Adil lives with his parents and younger brother, one sister in the village of Lalpur. Adil’s father Mr. Abdur Rob is a farmer and his mother Mrs. Nazifa Begum is a housewife.
21 September, 2019
I am very happy to receive your letter. Thanks for the letter. In your letter, You have wanted to know about my family. Now I am writing about it.
Our family consists of five members. My parents, myself, Atiq and Akifa. We live in a village. My father is a farmer and my mother is a housewife. I read in class five. Atiq is in class four and Akifa is in class two in the local primary school. We help our parents in their work. We are a happy family in the village.
No more Today. Convey my salam to your parents. Write to me soon about your family.