Karnataka 1st PUC English Workbook Answers Articulation Question Forms

How do we frame questions in English? Do we just invert the word order or use some other devices for this purpose? Let us recall.

I. Write ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ questions using the statements given below. One is done for you.

Example:
Jayanth has bought a note book.
Has Jayanth bought a note book?
Hasn’t Jayanth bought a note book?”

1. The whites have made us slaves.
2. The restaurant keeper had asked him to take off his shirt.
3. Laxmi is working in a multinational company.
4. Rajesh was a carpenter:
5. Industries were the symbols of development.
6. He can speak English fluently.
7. My mother reads‘Prajavani’every day.
8. My sisters too read‘Prajavani’every day.
9. The teacher gave us home work.
10. Some delegates won’t attend the seminar.
Answer:
1. Have the whites made us slaves?
Haven’t the whites made us slaves?

2. Had the restaurant keeper asked him to take off his shirt?
Hadn’t the restaurant keeper asked him to take off his shirt?

3. Is Laxmi working in a multinational company?
Isn’t Laxmi working in a multinational company?

4. Was Rajesh a carpenter?
Wasn’t Rajesh a carpenter?

5. Were industries the symbols of development?
Weren’t industries the symbols of development?

6. Can he speak English fluently?
Can’t he speak English fluently?

7. Does your mother read ‘Prajavani’ everyday?
Doesn’t your mother read ‘Prajavani1 everyday?

8. Do your sisters too read’Prajavani’every day?
Don’t your sisters too read ‘Prajavani’ every day?

9. Did the teacher give you homework?
Didn’t the teacher give you homework?

10. Will some delegates not attend the seminar?
Won’t some delegates not attend the seminar?

II. Rearrange the jumbled segments into ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ questions. One is done for you
Example: Indians / English / Speak / do.

Do Indians speak English?
1. Ramanagara / a big / is / city
…………….?

2. your / friends / does / visit / she
…………….?

3. you / write / did / a letter / the principal / to
…………….?

4. the slaves / seldom / birthday / had / known / their
…………….?

5. fruits / will./you / get / better / in/Verona
…………….?

6. told / the narrator / his driver / had / to go on leave
…………….?

7. their / make / Lucia’s brothers / payment / do
…………….?

8. glaring / was / Nicola / at / his younger brother
…………….?
Answer:
1. Is Ramanagara a big city?
2. Does she visit your friends?
3. Did you write a letter to the Principal?
4. Had the slaves ever known their birthdays?
5. Will you get better fruits in Verona?
6. Had the narrator told his driver to go on leave?
7. Do Lucia’s brothers make their payment?
8. Was Nicola glaring at his younger brother?

III. Frame ‘Wh’ questions so as to get the underlined word/s as answer.
Example :

Shashirekha spends the weekends with her family,
Who spends the weekends with her family?

1. Man has failed to understand the nature and her ways.
…………….?

2. The narrator will drive Nicola and Jacopo to the hospital
…………….?

3. The commission was appointed to look into the matter.
…………….?

4. There were five members in the commission.
…………….?

5. The elephant put his trunk inside the hut slowly.
…………….?

6. The lion wanted to have peace and tranquility in his kingdom.
…………….?

7. The people around him looked like hungry wolves.
…………….?

8. The narrator was seventy kilometers away from home.
…………….?

9. Mara met the king at his palace at midnight.
…………….?

10. Udyan Express leaves Banglaore at 8 pm for Mumbai.
…………….?
Answer:
1. What has man failed to understand?
2. Where will the narrator drive Nicola and Jacopo?
3. Why was the commission appointed?
4. How many members were there in the commission?
5. How did the elephant put his trunk inside the hut?
6. What did the lion want to have in his kingdom?
7. How did the people around him looked?
8. How far away was the narrator from home?
9. Where did Mara meet the king at midnight?
10. When does the Udyan express leave Bangalore for Mumbai?

IV. Complete the ‘Wh’ questions with the help of the statements given below.
Example :
Why do you want to learn English?
I want to learn English to go abroad.

1. When ……… Vidya complete her home work?
Vidya completed her home work yesterday.

2. ……… do the birds live?
The birds live in the nest.

3. Where ……… Harish worked with his father?
Harish has worked with his father in the field.

4. Why ……… they come to school together?
They will come to school together to attend ‘Parent’s Day’.

5. ……… were honoured by the Teachers Association?
Five top scorers were honoured by the Teachers Association.

6. Who ……… two farms and 30 slaves.
Anthony owned two farms and 30 slaves.

7. ……… did the wind rock Mara’s hut.
At midnight the wind rocked Mara’s hut.

8. ……… was the restaurant keeper asking him?
The restaurant keeper was asking him to take off his shirt.
Answer:
1. did
2. Where
3. has
4. do
5. who
6. owned
7. when
8. What

V. Supply suitable tag to the following statements. One is done for you.
Example:
l am her child, aren’t I?

1. Mother was everything for us, …………..
2. We are her children, …………..
3. She made her lap our bed, …………..
4. Our kicks didn’t hurt her, …………..
5. Our sickness stole her sleep, …………..
6. Our hunger had led her to skip her meals …………..
7. She will never curse her children, …………..
8. They don’t have any love for their old mother, …………..
9. They can seldom feel for their mother, …………..
10. We should love and respect our mothers, …………..
Answer:
1. wasn’t she?
2. aren’t we?
3. didn’t she?
4. did they?
5. didn’t it?
6. hadn’t it?
7. will she?
8. do they?
9. can’t they?
10. shouldn’t we?

VI. Match the following sentences in column ‘A’ with their suitable question tags in column ‘B’.

A B
1. The members had heard sufficient evidence. could we?
2. The Goddess stood before me. aren’t they?
3. I do not know what to do. isn’t it?
4. I will be very angry if you miss another worship. does he?
5. We create our own tradition. do I?
6. I have given a suggestion. hadn’t they?
7. The narrator doesn’t know anything. haven’t I?
8. Verona is a lovely city. don’t we?
9. Romeo and Juliet are reputed to have lived in Verona. didn’t she?
10. We couldn’t think of troubling you. won’t I?

Answer:
1. hadn’t they – 6
2. didn’t she? – 9
3. do I?-5
4. won’t I – 10
5. don’t we? – 8
6. haven’t I? – 7
7. does he? – 4
8. isn’t it? – 3
9. aren’t they? – 2
10. could we? – 1

Did you know?
The question tag for ‘I am’ is ‘aren’t I?’ But for ‘I am not’ is ‘am I?’

1st PUC English Textbook Answers

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