Poem For A Bully Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share Poem For A Bully Questions & Answers.

This poem is written by Eileen Spinelli. In my previous posts, I have shared the Questions & Answers of The Indomitable Sudha Murty, Number One Teacher and A Daughter’s Love so, you can check these posts as well.

Poem For A Bully Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Surly – unfriendly
  • Grin – smile with teeth showing
  • Worn – disappeared

Question 1: Write True or False:

(a) Deep inside us a softer kind of person – True
(b) The person is not really mean – True
(c) The person’s eyes tell us how happy he/she is – False
(d) The poet is talking about the good that each one of us have within ourselves – True
(e) The poet cannot see any good in a person – False

Question 2: Read and answer the questions:

Your eyes are often sad, although you wear a surly grin.

(a) Who is ‘you’ in these lines?

Answer: ‘You’ is a person in these lines.

(b) Why does you wear a grin although his eyes are sad?

Answer: You wear a grin although his eyes are sad because you want to show that you is happy.

Question 3: Read and answer the questions:

I wish that you’d take a step- a small but a brave one too.

(a) What does the poet mean by ‘a step’?

Answer: By ‘a step’, the poet means that one should see inside himself to see the good in him.

(b) Why does the poet call it a brave one?

Answer: The poet called it a brave one because it is very difficult to realise one’s own mistake.

Question 4: Write two pairs of rhyming words from the poem.

Answer: Place-face and grin-thin.

So, these were Poem For A Bully Questions & Answers.