The Winds and The Leaves Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share The Winds and The Leaves Questions & Answers.

This poem is written by George Cooper. In my previous posts, I have shared the questions & answers of The Coming of A King, The Selfish Giant and The Tale of Peter Rabbit so, you can check these posts as well.

The Winds and The Leaves Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Coverlet – a bedspread
  • Whirling – rapidly moving in a circular motion
  • Fluttering – moving in an irregular motion
  • Content – satisfied

Question 1: Fill in the blanks:

(a) ‘Come, little leaves,’ said the wind one day.
(b) ‘For summer is gone, and the days grow old.
(c) Down they came fluttering, one and all.
(d) Dancing and whirling, the little leaves went.
(e) The snow laid a coverlet over their heads.

Question 2: What did the wind invite the leaves to do?
Or
What did the wind ask the leaves to do?

Answer: The wind invited the leaves to come over the meadows and play with him.

Question 3: How do the leaves look when they are old and ready to drop?

Answer: The leaves look red and gold when they are old and ready to drop.

Question 4: What does ‘dresses of red and gold’ refer to?

Answer: The leaves look red and gold when they are old and ready to drop.

Question 5: What did the leaves do on hearing ‘the wind’s loud call’?

Answer: The leaves on hearing the wind’s loud call came down in fluttering, one and all.

Question 6: Why were the leaves so satisfied to come down?

Answer: The leaves were so satisfied to come down because they heard the wind’s loud call.

Question 7: Why were the leaves ‘content’ when winter came?

Answer: The leaves were content when winter came because the leaves lay asleep on their earthy beds and snow laid a coverlet over their heads.

Question 8: Write a few pairs of the rhyming words.

Answer: Day- play, gold- cold, all-call and knew- flew.

So, these were The Winds and The Leaves Questions & Answers.

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