Our Strange Lingo Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share Our Strange Lingo Questions & Answers.

This poem is written by Lord Cromer. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions and answers of Oliver Finds A Home, My Puppy Plays Piano and The Aunt and Amabel so, you can check these posts as well.

Our Strange Lingo Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Freak – very unusual
  • Break – to separate anything
  • Tomb – place of burial
  • Sew – stitching
  • Worse – low standard
  • Beard – a growth of hair on the chin
  • Cord – rope
  • Mould – a shaped container
  • Wherefore – why
  • Foe – enemy
  • Hose – pipe

Question 1: Choose the correct option:

(a) The phrase ‘the English tongue’ refers to the

i. English language
ii. English speakers
iii. tongues of the English speakers
iv. English alphabet

(b) Which of these does ‘worse’ rhyme with?

i. course
ii. Nurse
iii. horse
iv. force

(c) The theme of the poem is

i. poetry
ii. language
iii. rhyme
iv. pronunciation

Question 2: Whom does the poet refer to by ‘the maker of the verse’?

Answer: The poet referred to the man who made English language by ‘the maker of the verse’.

Question 3: Give an example of your own two words in English that resemble each other in spelling but do not rhyme.

Answer: Stove-move and move-love.

So, these were the Questions & Answers.