How We Kept Mother’s Day Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share How We Kept Mother’s Day Questions & Answers.

In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of Bashir Leaves Home, The Model Millionaire and Stranger By The Window so, you can check these posts as well.

How We Kept Mother’s Day Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Rod – fishing rod
  • Not to mind – not to worry
  • Reckoned on – thought about
  • Seldom – not often
  • Humour – keep (her) happy by agreeing to her wish
  • Specimens – (here) fish

Question 1: Choose the correct option:

(a) The Family decided to have a special celebration for

i. Mother’s Day
ii. Teacher’s Day
iii. Father’s Day        

(b) After_________,they arranged a surprise.

i. Breakfast
ii. Lunch
iii. Dinner                                            

(c) They hired a________ and took their mother for a beautiful drive.

i. Truck
ii. Motorcycle
iii. Car

(d) Mother was always busy in the_______

i.  Office
ii. House 
iii. Hospital

Question 2: Read and answer the questions:
One year our family decided to have a special celebration of Mother’s Day.

(a) What was the celebration?

Answer: It was mother’s birthday. So, the family decided to celebrate it as Mother’s Day.

(b) Why do they want to celebrate Mother’s Day?

Answer: They wanted to celebrate Mother’s Day as a token of appreciation for all the efforts and sacrifices that she had made for them.

Question 3: Read and answer the questions:
He could just as well stay at home and put in the time working in the garden.

(a) Whom does ‘he’ refer to here?

Answer: ‘He’ refers to the father.

(b) Why is he staying at home?

Answer: He choose to stay at home because there was no enough room in the car that they hired.

(c) What has he planned to do after staying at home?

Answer: He planned to put in the time working in the garden.

Question 4: What reason did father give for not staying at home on Mother’s Day?

Answer: He said that he wouldn’t have a real holiday for three years stand in his way.

Question 5: What reason did Anna and Mary give for not staying at home on Mother’s Day?

Answer: Anna and Mary said that they had new hats and they did not want to miss the opportunity of a lovely day out.

Question 6: Did any member of the family do anything worthwhile for mother on Mother’s Day?

Answer: No, none of the family members did anything for mother on Mother’s Day. They went on the trip leaving the mother at home and enjoyed themselves.

Question 7: Do you agree that this story is wonderfully funny?

Answer: No, I don’t think that this story is funny rather I found it ironical. The irony lies in the fact that women want almost nothing from her family and how little the family tries to make her feel happy.

Question 8: The story is saying something serious to us. What message does the narrator want to convey?

Answer: The narrator wants us to realise the seriousness of the situation and tries to install in us a sense of greatfulness for all the things our mothers do selflessly for us.

So, these were How We Kept Mother’s Day Questions & Answers.