NCERT Solutions for Class-3 Chapter-19 Poem: How Creatures Move
The poem describes how various creatures move around. The movement of creatures like a lion, a squirrel, a monkey, and other creatures are mentioned in the poem.
The NCERT solutions for this chapter helps the child to:
Use verbs in the sentence.
Identify silent letters in the word.
The NCERT textbook Marigold questions are answered in a simple and engaging manner. We also have related ‘Learning Concepts’, and interactive worksheets with solutions. Our ‘Learning Beyond’ segment caters to all the probable questions that the child might think out of curiosity.
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Questions and Answers
Chapter 19: How Creatures Move?
Reading is Fun
Question 1: Underline all the action words in the poem.
The squirrel leaps from limb to limb,
While flies can crawl straight up a wall,
And seals can dive and swim.
The worm he wiggles all around,
The monkey swings by his tail,
And birds may hop upon the ground.
Or spread their wings and sail.
They leap and dance
And walk and run.
Question 1: Why do boys and girls have the most fun?
Answer : Boys and girls have the most fun as they can leap, dance, walk and run unlike other creatures.
Question 1: Match the words in Column A with those in Column B.
Question 2: Now make sentences of your own using the matching words
Example — The seals dive into the icy water.
The lions can walk silently in the forest.
The squirrels leap from one tree to another.
House flies can crawl in the upward direction.
The worms can wiggle forward and backwards as well.
The monkeys swing on trees.
The birds hop in the garden.
Usually, the smaller and lighter birds hop.
Question 3: Arrange these movement words from slow to fast.
|run walk hop crawl|
|run walk hop crawl|
Question 4: Underline the letters which are silent in the following words:
|walk straight more caught calm talk|
walk, straight, more, caught, calm, talk
Question: What do you do when you are bored?
When I get bored, I play indoor games.
(Note: You can give an answer of your choice)