Limericks Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share Limericks Questions & Answers.

A limerick is a funny poem consisting of five lines. Edward Lear was a poet who wrote many limericks.
In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of Goldilocks and The Three Bears, The City Mouse and The Country Mouse and Noi Saves a Whale so, you can check these posts as well.

Limericks Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Brute – something unpleasant
  • Horribly – unpleasantly
  • Wren – a small brown songbird
  • Larks – small, brown birds with a very pleasant song
  • Steed – a horse that someone rides
  • Presence of mind – cleverness

Question 1: Choose the correct option:

(a) The old man in a tree was bored by a

i. flea
ii. bee
iii. knee

(b) How many larks were there in the beard of the old man?

i. Four
ii. Five
iii. Six

(c) A steed is a

i. donkey
ii. dog
iii. horse

(d) The man who had great presence of mind was from

i. Basing
ii. Bengaluru
iii. Berlin

Question 2: Read and answer the questions:
When they said, ‘Does it buzz?’
He replied, ‘Yes, it does!

(a) Who does they refer to?

Answer: They refer to the people around the old man in a tree or the people the old man knew.

(b) What buzzes?

Answer: The bee buzzes.

(c) Who is ‘he’?

Answer: ‘He’ is the old man in the tree.

Question 3: Read and answer the questions:
It is just as I feared!

(a) Who said this line?

Answer: The old man with a beard said this line.

(b) What was he afraid of?

Answer: He was afraid of the birds building their nests in his beard.

(c) Did his fear come true?

Answer: Yes, two owls, a hen, four larks and a wren built their nests in his beard.

So, these were Limericks Questions & Answers.