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DAV Class 5 English Practice Book Solutions Pdf Chapter 12 Emphasising/Reflexive Pronouns
DAV Class 5 English Practice Book Chapter 12 Worksheet 1 Solutions
In Unit 4, “Comparisons”, of this book, you read about the explorer Bernard Buigues, who undertook an expedition to Siberia and discovered the carcass of a woolly mammoth from frozen snow. Given below is a series of statements given by Bernard as he is being interviewed after his return from Siberia. As you read the statements, fill in the missing words. Use the Aid Box given below.
himself, itself, themselves, myself, ourselves
(i) ‘I __________________ saw the tusk of the woolly mammoth coming out of the snow.’
(ii) The two men from the Dolgan tribe __________________ came with me to show me the tusk.’
(iii) ‘We __________________ took out the carcass of the mammoth buried in the permafrost alongwith seventy scientists.’
(iv) ‘As the huge Russian helicopter raised __________________, there was tension all around as the block weighed more than twenty three tons.’
(v) ‘Bernard __________________ went in the helicopter to Khatanga airport. The permafrost is now being melted by more than hundred hair dryers.’
DAV Class 5 English Practice Book Chapter 12 Worksheet 2 Solutions
Work with your partner. Using the reflexive pronouns that you just read, complete the following sentences.
(i) The money plant wraps __________________ around the trunk.
(ii) He introduced __________________ to me.
(iii) ‘Behave __________________ or you’ll be punished’.
(iv) I enjoyed __________________ in the company of friends.
(v) She availed __________________ of the opportunity.
(vi) The dog hurt __________________.
(vii) He hid __________________ behind a curtain.
DAV Class 5 English Practice Book Chapter 12 Worksheet 3 Solutions
Given below is a list of Do’s and Don’ts that Kirti’s parents tell her. Complete the list with suitable reflexive pronouns.
(i) You should look after __________________
You’re grown up now.
(ii) Don’t play with a knife. You will hurt __________________
(iii) Learn to behave __________________
DAV Class 5 English Practice Book Chapter 12 Worksheet 4 Solutions
Work with your partner. Fill in the blanks with suitable emphasising pronouns.
(i) We should try to do our work __________________
(ii) I approached the Principal __________________. She promised to consider my request sympathetically.
(iii) You __________________ gave me these orders. Why are you angry with me now?
(iv) I __________________ switched off all the lights. I wonder how there is light in my bedroom.
(v) She completed the project __________________ Nobody helped her.
(vi) These orders were issued by the minister __________________
Do It Yourself
Match the two Columns.
|(i)||He can||(a) picks up the newspaper itself and brings it to us.|
|(ii)||The old woman||(b) come to your office myself.|
|(iii)||The dog||(c) helped themselves at the party.|
|(iv)||I might||(d) see himself in the mirror.|
|(v)||The cousins||(e) herself crossed the road.|
|(i)||He can||(d) see himself in the mirror.|
|(ii)||The old woman||(e) herself crossed the road.|
|(iii)||The dog||(a) picks up the newspaper itself and brings it to us.|
|(iv)||I might||(b) come to your office myself.|
|(v)||The cousins||(c) helped themselves at the party.|
Now write the complete sentences in the space provided on the next page and circle the emphasising and reflexive pronouns. Also write E for emphasising pronouns and R for reflexive pronouns in the boxes provided.
(i) He can see himself in the mirror.
(ii) The old woman herself crossed the road.
(iii) The dog picks up the news paper itself and brings it to us.
(iv) I might come to your office myself.
(v) The cousins helped themselves at the party.
The Sharmas have arranged a fancy dress party. All the couples or guests have to introduce themselves. This is how the Vermas have planned to introduce themselves.
Now talk about your family. Use the following clues.
myself, ourselves, themselves, herself, himself, itself, yourself
Hello, my name is
Hello, my name is Varsha, I do most of the work myself. My parents do household chores themselves. My brother himself washes his clothes. My grandmother makes her bed herself. You should also do your work yourself.