What quality of the ant is revealed in the line I’ m your servant and friend?
Why did the ant show such a gesture?
This was because earlier the cricket was dancing and not collecting food for winter and if the ants would have helped him, next time also he must have done the same thing. so the ant wanted to teach him a lesson.
What did the ants tell the cricket plainly?
What was the cricket’s fault?
What does the phrase ‘lay by’ mean?
Who does ‘I’ stand for?
What does the expression ‘My heart was so light’ mean?
What did the speaker admit truthfully?
How did the ant respond to the cricket?
What does the word ‘gay’ mean?
He wished only to borrow
He’d repay it tomorrow;
If not, he must die of starvation and sorrow.
Says the ant to the
cricket, “I’m your servant
But we ants never
borrow; we ants never
Who does ‘he’ stand for in the above stanza?
Who turned out and whom?
What do the people call this story?
Why does the poet call this story true?
What does the word ‘fable’ mean?