Hi Everyone!! This article will share On Wings of Sleep Questions & Answers.
This poem is written by Ruskin Bond and it talks about the poet’s experience of being in the midst of nature in a dream. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of The Missing Bat, The Land of the Little People and Chuskit Goes to School so, you can check these posts as well.
On Wings of Sleep Questions & Answers
Question 1: What does the speaker mean by ‘wings of sleep’?
Answer: The speaker is referring to his dreams. Sleep gives him wings, that is, it allows him to dream about being anywhere he wants to.
Question 2: What are the places the speaker flies to?
Answer: The speaker flies across the river and over the fields of corn.
Question 3: What will singe the speaker’s wing?
Answer: The rising sun will singe the speaker’s wings. This means he will have to wake up from sleep in the morning and cannot dream anymore.
Question 4: Find the meanings of these words:
1. Fly – to move through the air by means of wings.
2. Swoop – to move downwards suddenly (usually from up in the air)
3. Glide – to move smoothly without any difficulty.
4. Drift – to be moved by an external force, such as wind or water.
So, these were the Questions & Answers.