Question: What Is The Central Idea Of The Poem Somebody’S Mother?

Why was the old woman hesitating to cross the road?

The old woman was hesitating to cross the road because carriage wheels and feet of horses might knock her down..

Why did the old woman wait long?

Questions & Answers. Why did the old woman wait long? The old woman waited for long to cross the road because she was too old and helpless to cross the road by herself.

What is the tone of the poem somebody’s mother?

The poem highlights the importance of compassion and how each stranger is important in someone’ Life and how we should help others so that even our loved ones are helped by others.my favourites lines from the poem are,”She’ Somebody’s mother,boys,you know……you understand? ”

Why was it difficult for the woman to cross the road?

Explanation: it was difficult for the woman to cross the road because she is blind.

How did the boy explain his act of helping the old woman cross the road?

Answer: This boy asked her if she is fine to help her. Then he helped her cross the road and went back to his friends. He explained to his friends that his mother would also become old and when she needs help, someone will help her.

How do you write appreciation in a poem?

write the appreciation based on the following points.title.poet.rhyme scheme.favourite lines.theme/central idea.figures of speech.special features-type of poem,language,tone,implied meaning,etc.why i like/dislike the poem.

Where was the old woman standing What did she want to do?

Answer: the old woman was standing across the road and nobody was helping her to cross the road she wanted to cross the road.

What kind of day was it somebody’s mother?

Question 4: What kind of a day was it? Answer: It was a winter’s day that was cold and wet due to recent snow.

How do you describe the old woman in the poem somebody’s mother?

The Woman was old and ragged and grey, And bent with a chill of a winter’s day; The streets were white with a recent snow, And the woman’s feet were aged and slow. a) Describe the old woman. Ans: An old woman wearing ragged clothes and she was little bended because of chill of the winter.

What was his reason for helping her somebody’s mother?

Answer: The boy told his friends that she was somebody’s mother, aged, poor and slow, so he helped her. Some day his own mother would be in a similar situation, someone else would help her when he is not there.

Where is the setting of poem somebody’s mother?

Answer: It was a winter evening. An old woman was waiting to cross a busy road near a school. She was a lone woman although she was very old.