Hi Everyone!! This article will share A Tale-Not a Tail Questions & Answers.
In my previous posts, I have shared the questions and answers of Toby’s Tail, The Magic Tree and Abu Ali Counts His Donkeys so, you can check these posts as well.
A Tale-Not a Tail Questions & Answers
Question 1: What is a tale?
Answer: A tale is a story.
Question 2: What did Jimmy not like to do?
Answer: Jimmy did not like to read or to spell.
Question 3: What did Jimmy like?
Answer: Jimmy liked somebody to read to him. He liked listening to the stories that his mother told him.
Question 4: Why did Jimmy write to the Brownie? What did he spell wrongly?
Answer: Jimmy wrote to the Brownie because he wanted the Brownie to give him a very long tale – a tale that would go on and on. He spelt the word ‘tale’ wrongly.
Question 5: What happened to Jimmy?
Answer: When Jimmy woke up next morning, he found something very long and furry around his legs. He stood up and found that it was a fine, long tail.
Question 6: What did Jimmy ask the Brownie to do?
Answer: Jimmy wrote to the Brownie again. This time he wanted the Brownie to take away his ‘tail’ and give him a long ‘tale’ instead.
Question 7: Why do you think Jimmy is the best at spelling in his class now?
Answer: Jimmy is now the best at spelling in his class now, because he has understood that spelling a word wrong may lead to something one would not like at all, like waking up with a tail one morning.
Question 8: Pick out one proper noun from the story.
Question 9: Pick out three common nouns from the story.
Answer: Tail, monkey and dog.
Question 10: Pick out three verbs from the story.
Answer: Look, went and goes.
Question 11: Pick out two adjectives from the story.
Answer: Brown, furry and long.
So, these were the Questions & Answers.