2nd Year English Lesson 7 My Financial Career Notes MCQs Solution2nd Year English Lesson 1 – The Dying Sun Notes MCQs Solution

english 12th Notes Chapter No 7

1. So I shambled in and looked timidly around. Here the word timidly means

 
 
 
 

2. Reckless with misery, I made a plunge. Here the word Reckless means

 
 
 
 

3. “We are safe from interruption,” he said. Here the word interruption means

 
 
 
 

4. When I go into the bank, I get rattled. Here the word rattled means

 
 
 
 

5. The writer says that he got rattled whenever he went into the bank. Here the word rattled means

 
 
 
 

6. The write was reckless with misery. Here the word reckless means

 
 
 
 

7. So I shambled in and looked timidly round at the clerks. Here the word shambled  means

 
 
 
 

8. So I shambled in and looked timidly round at the clerks. Here the word shambled means

 
 
 
 

9. The manager looked at me in some alarm. Here the word alarm means

 
 
 
 

10. The people in the bank had the impression that I was an invalid millionaire. Here the word invalid  means

 
 
 
 

11. Reckless with misery, I made a plunge. Here the word misery means

 
 
 
 

12. When I go into the bank I get rattled. Here the word rattled means

 
 
 
 

13. So I shambled in and looked timidly around. Here the word shambled means

 
 
 
 

14. My voice was sepulchral. Here the word sepulchral means

 
 
 
 

15. The manager was a grave calm man. Here the word grave  means

 
 
 
 

16. The waiter’s face was ghastly pale. Here the word ghastly  means

 
 
 
 

17. My voice was sepulchral. Here the word sepulchral means

 
 
 
 

18. O’ certainly’, said the accountant, and fetched him. Here the word fetched  means

 
 
 
 

19. Reckless with misery, I made a plunge. Here the word plunge means

 
 
 
 

20. I crawled out a decrepit wreck. Here the word decrepit  means

 
 
 
 

21. He crossed the threshold of the bank. Here the word threshold  means

 
 
 
 

22. An idiot hope struck me that they might think someone had insulted me. Here the word idiot means

 
 
 
 

23. I wrote something on the cheque and thrust it at the clerk. Here the word thrust means

 
 
 
 

24. The writer was sepulchral. Here the word sepulchral means

 
 
 
 

25. I came from a rival agency. Here the word rival  means

 
 
 
 

26. In my agony of the decision, I left the embankment. Here the word agony  means

 
 
 
 

27. An idiot hope struck me that they might think someone had insulted me. Here the word idiot  means

 
 
 
 

28. I trembled slightly. Here the word slightly means

 
 
 
 

29. The people in the bank had the impression that I was an invalid millionaire. Here the word invalid means

 
 
 
 

30. The writer shambled in and looked timidly, .Here the word timidly means

 
 
 
 

31. The manager looked relieved but still serious. Here the word relieved  means

 
 
 
 

32. The manager was a grave, calm man. Here the word grave means

 
 
 
 

33. I w ent up to the accountant’s wicket and poked the ball of money at him. Here the word poked means

 
 
 
 

34. The writer held his money in a crumpled ball. Here the word a crumpled  means

 
 
 
 

35. I was detective. Here the word detective means

 
 
 
 

36. The manager thought that I was defective. Here the word defective means

 
 
 
 

37. I made a wretched attempt to look like a man with a fearfully quick temper. Here the word wretched means

 
 
 
 

38. He felt that I had an awful secret to reveal. Here the word reveal means

 
 
 
 

39. ‘’We are safe from interruption ’’ he said. Here the word interruption  means

 
 
 
 

40. The writer through a ball of money at the writer with a quick convulsive movement. Here the word convulsive  means

 
 
 
 

41. When I go to a bank I get rattled. Here the word get rattled means

 
 
 
 

42. ‘Are you going to deposit anymore?’ said the clerk, astonished. Here the word astonished means

 
 
 
 

Short Questions

1. After this misadventure in the bank where did Leacock keep his money?
2. Describe Stephen Leacock meeting with the bank manager?
3. Despote the fact that the writer was afraid of banks he went into one why?
4. Give as many examples as you can to show that Leacock was feeling completely lost in the bank all the time he was there?
5. How did the manager feel when the writer told him that he was not a detective?
6. How did the manager look?
7. How did the manager react/behave when he learned that the writer wanted to deposit fifty-six dollars?
8. How did the writer finally get his account opened?
9. How did the writer give the money to the accountant to open an account?
10. How much was the writer’s salary raised?
11. What did the author bear as he left the bank?
12. What did the clerk ask in surprise when the writer gave him the cheque?
13. What did the manager feel and conclude when the writer told him that he was not detective?
14. What did the writer realize when the clerk asked him if he wanted to draw all his money back?
15. What did the writer think necessary to do before opening an account?
16. What did the writer think when his salary was raised?
17. What does the author want to say In “My Financial Career”?
18. What impression did the people in the bank bave about the writer?
19. What light do the following expressions throw on Leacock’s state of mind when he entered the bank looked timidly round shambled in?
20. What mistake did the writer make while writing his cheque?
21. What opens at the side of the private room?
22. What other blunders did Leacock commit after leaving the manager’s office?
23. What was the attitude of the manager towards Leacock on learning that he only wished to deposit 56 dollars in the bank?
24. What was the reaction of the bank officials when Stephen Leacock left the banks?
25. Where did the manager take the writer alone?
26. Why did his manager come to think that Leacock had an awful secret to reveal?
27. Why did Stephen Leacock go to the bank?
28. Why did the manager take the writer to a private room?
29. Why did the writer feel confused in a bank?
30. Why did the writer use the word ‘alone’?
31. Why did the writer want to see the manager?

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