NCERT Solutions for Class 3 English Unit 8

NCERT Solutions for Class 3 English Marigold 3 Unit 8 Chapter 1 What’s in the Mailbox? and Chapter 2 My Silly Sister updated for new educational session based on latest CBSE Syllabus.

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NCERT Solutions for Class 3 English Marigold Unit 8

Class 3 English Chapter 8 (What in the mailbox?) Questions and Answers

Who does the postman bring letters for?

The post bought letters for girl’s mother and father.

Does the child ever get a letter?

No, Child never got the letter.

What does the child decide to do?

The child decided to write letter to her friend so that she could receive the letter too.

Word Building: People and their work
PeopleWork
A postman brings our letters
A cobbler mends our shoes
A librarian works in a library
A driver drives a motor vehicle
A dramatist writes plays
A teacher teaches in a school
A nurse looks after patients
A musician plays musical instruments
An astronaut travels in a space craft
A clown makes people laugh

Class 3 English Chapter 8 (My silly sister) Questions and Answers

What does the baby do with the pebbles?

The baby think its real food and tried to put them in mouth.

What does the baby do with the book?

She tears the book with her hands and roars with joy.

When does the baby laugh?

baby laughs when the big brother scolds her.

Why does the washer man bring donkeys?

The washer man bought donkey to take dirty clothes.

What is the funniest thing the baby does?

The funniest thing the does is that she thinks pebbles are real food.

Do you think the baby sister is really silly? Why?

the baby sister is really silly because she tears the book and roar with joy the books are meant to read and when the big brother scold her she laughs.

Fill in the blanks to spell words from the story.

1. s i ____ ____ y
2. p e ____ ____l ____ s
3. s t r ____ e t s
4. s ____ o l d
5. l e ____ ____ o n s
6. n ____ u ____ h t y
7. e x c ____ t ____ m ____ n t
8. d ____n k ____ y

Answers:
1. silly
2. peoples
3. streets
4. scold
5. lessons
6. naughty
7. excitement
8. donkey

Write similar words from the story:
Foolish Silly
Stones Pebbles
Mischievous Naughty
Fetch Catch
Fill in the blanks with words from the box. (children, they, bell)

1. The ______________ are playing in the field. __________ are happy.
2. ____________ are playing ‘catch-me-if-you-can.’
3. The ____________ has rung. It is time for lessons.

1. children, They
2. They
3. bell

Fill in the blanks.

i. One child, many ____________.
ii. One fox, many _____________.
iii. One duck, many ____________.
iv. One goose, many ____________.

Answers:
i. Children
ii. Foxes
iii. Ducks
iv. Geese

Add ‘ly’ to make a word.

a. The new shoes are __________________. (love)
b. He is __________________ smart. (real)
c. We should eat _________________. (slow)
d. Let us sing __________________. (soft)

Answers:
a. Lovely
b. Really
c. Slowly
d. Softly

Add ‘ish’ to make a new word.

a. That girl is always crying. She is ________________ . (child)
b. I slipped on a banana peel. I feel ________________ . (fool)
c. My sister is ________________ . (baby)

Answers:
a. childish
b. foolish
c. babish

Do you think the poem unit 8 chapter 1 from class 4ht Marigold is easy to memorize?

Yes, I think the poem is short and easy also encouraging the children to write letters?

Do you think right now it is important for the children to learn to write letters rather than learning to send emails?

I think handwritten letter makes the children more engaging and creative with pens and colors.

The poem unit 8 chapter 1 from class 4th Marigold is a lesson to learn?

The poem is teaching the children to write the letter so that it would be fun to receive letters from their friends.

Does the big brother is complaining to his mother in the story unit 8 chapter 2 from class 4th Marigold about his sibling?

I think the elder brother is not complaining but telling his mother how silly her younger sister is.

Do you think the story unit 8 chapter 2 from class 4th Marigold is interesting?

The story is interesting as the big brother is telling his mother the things his little sister does.

Do you think the language of the story unit 8 chapter 2 from class 4th Marigold is difficult?

The language of the story is not difficult at all and it is fun reading as well as listening.

Class 3 English Chapter 8 Practice Book
Class 3 English Chapter 8 Practice Material
Class 3 English Chapter 8 Practice Exercises
Class 3 English Chapter 8 Practice Notes
Class 3 English Chapter 8 Assignments