The Pond In The Village Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share The Pond In The Village Questions & Answers.

This poem is written by Uma Raman. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of Rekha’s New Friend, The Little Red Kite and The Kids’ Club so, you can check these posts as well.

The Pond In The Village Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Yard – an open area in a large house, enclosed by walls or rooms
  • Enough was enough – here, it was time to stop

Question 1: What did the poet’s grandmother enjoy doing when she was small?

Answer: The poet’s grandmother loved to swim from left to right, right to left, criss and cross and all around the pond in her village house.

Question 2: What did grandmother’s grandmother tell her to do?

Answer: Grandmother’s grandmother asked her to come back home to have lunch.

Question 3: In the poem, what was in the middle of the yard?

Answer: There was a pond in the middle of the yard.

Question 4: In the poem, how did the girl swim in the pond?

Answer: The girl would swim criss and cross from left to right and right to left.

Question 5: Read and answer the questions:

“In that pond Grandmother would swim, from left to right,
From right to left,
Criss and cross and round again.
Till her grandmother said,
Enough was enough.
It was time for lunch”

(a) What did the poet’s grandmother do in the pond?

Answer: The poet’s Grandmother was swimming in the pond.

(b) Why did the grandmother’s grandmother say ‘enough is enough’?

Answer: Her Grandmother told her to stop swimming and come for lunch.

So, these were The Pond In The Village Questions & Answers.