Fire and Ice
By– Robert Frost
VERY SHORT ANSWER TYPE QUESTIONS
[Answer in one sentence each ]
Q.1, What is ‘fire’ a symbol of? [H.B.S.E. March 2017 (Set-C)]
Ans. ‘Fire is a symbol of lust and endless desires.
Q.2.What is ‘Ice’ a symbol of? [H.B.S.E. March 2017 (Set-C)]
Ans. ‘ice is a symbol of hatred.
Q..3. What will fire do to the world?
Ans. Fire will put the world to an end.
Q.4. What will the world end in?
Ans. The world will end in the fire as well as ice.
Q.5. Why does the poet hold with those who favour fire?
Ans. The poet holds with those who favour fire because the lust for material things is increasing fastly.
Q.6. Why do some people say that the world will end in ice?
Ans. They say so because hatred among people is increasing fastly.
Q.7. Who is the poet of the poem ‘Fire and Ice’?
Ans. Robert Frost.