Lesson-2 Too many books (note down in your English copy)
1. Did Mr Johnson read all the books he bought ? Why did he keep on buying them ?
ans. No, Mr Johnson did not read all the books he bought.
He keep on buying them because this was his hobby of collecting an old books.
2. Why did Mrs Johnson tell her husband, ‘ I’ll never be angry with you for buying books again ? ‘
ans. Mrs Johnson told her husband, ‘ I’ll never be angry with you for buying books again’, because she get to know that her husband hobby had made them to get a good amount of money.
3. In which room of their new house were there no books ? Why ?
ans. In their new big house, one nice, big sitting room were there no books.
Because in their new big house there are bookshelves on the walls of most of the rooms.
4. Why do you think Mr Johnson got ten thousand pounds for a one-cent stamp ?
ans. Mr Johnson got ten thousand pounds for a one-cent stamp because there is only one other in the world. And it was the same stamp, which was bought by an Australian for twelve thousands pounds.
Q. Put together the words which are pronounced in the same way.
Dear Hear Deer Hair
Wear Fair Where Fare