CBSE Class 10 Sample Paper for 2024 Boards - English

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[Literature] Question 8 (i)

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[Literature] Question 11 (A) Important

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Read the given extracts and answer the questions for ANY ONE of the two, given.

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What is the significance of the use of the word "little" to describe the fog in the poem and how does this word choice contribute to the overall mood and tone of the poem? Answer in about 40 words.

Answer:

The word "little" used to describe the fog in the poem suggests its subtle and unobtrusive nature . This word choice also adds a sense of innocence and vulnerability to the fog, as if it is a harmless creature moving through the city. This contributes to the overall mood and tone of the poem , which is calm and peaceful with a hint of mystery .

Step-by-Step explanation by Teachoo:

The word "little" is used to describe the fog in the poem.

  • This word choice suggests the subtle and unobtrusive nature of the fog.
  • The word "little" also adds a sense of innocence and vulnerability to the fog.
  • The fog is seen as a harmless creature moving through the city.
  • The mood and tone of the poem is calm and peaceful with a hint of mystery.
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