NCERT Solutions for Class 6 English Chapter 4 - The Kite

Question 1:

List out the action words in the poem.


Dive, dip, snaps, soars, climbs, rides, goes, fill, flaps, run, blow, see, rest, falls, wind
Meanings will be done by students themselves.

Question 2:

Read these lines from the poem:
Then soars like a ship
With only a sail
The movement of the tailless kite is compared to a ship with a sail. This is called a simile. Can you suggest what or who the following actions may be compared to?


He runs like a cheetah.
He eats like a horse.
She sings like a nightingale.
It shines like a star.
It flies like a bird.

Question 3:

Try to make a kite with your friends. Collect the things required such as colour paper/newspaper, thread, glue, a thin stick that can be bent. After making the kite see if you can fly it.


To be done by the students.