Mijbil the Otter- Important Word-Meanings of difficult words

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Mijbil the Otter

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Important Word-Meanings of difficult words from the lesson-  Mijbil the Otter

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[PAGE 104] : Otter = a kind of animal (उदबिलाव); ringed by = surrounded by (से घिरा हुआ); at a stone’s throw = nearby (नजदीक); eminently = clearly (स्पष्ट); casually = non-seriously (गैर –गम्भीरता से); marshes = wetlands (गीला/दलदली इलाका); tamed = pet (पालतू); cabled = sent a telegram (तार भेजी); breakdown = being out of order (खराब होना); squatting = sitting on the haunches (उकडू होकर बैठना); squirmed = (हिलना) I

[PART-II]

 Sack = a large bag (बोरी); thraldom = being in the control of (के नियंत्रण में); fixation = strong attachment (तीव्र लगाव); emerged = came out (बाहर आना); spacious = big (बड़ा); resembled = looked like (शक्ल का मिलना); conceived = thought (सोचा); dragon = monster (दानव/अजगर) I

[PAGE 105] : Symmetrical = in symmetry (एक सार); pointed = sharp(तीखा); armour = shield (ढाल/बचाव); velvet = soft cloth (मखमल); mole = an animal (मोल); previously =earlier(पहले);at length =at last (आखिर); christened  = named (नामकरण); hostile = unfriendly (गैर-दोस्ताना); aloof = alone (अकेला); indifferent = callous (उदासीन); Crook = bend (मोड़); apathy = lack of interest (रूचि की कमी); wild with joy = greatly in joy (बहुत खुश होना); plunging = diving (डुबकी लगाना); hippo = hippopotamus (दरियाई घोड़ा); characteristics = features (विशेषता); bowl = a container (बर्तन); static = fixed (स्थिर); provoking = causing anger (गुस्सा दिलाना)

 [PAGE 106] : Disappearing

= vanishing (गायब होना); corridor = verandah (बरामदा); fumbling= making awakened movement (टटोलना); chromium = a metal (क्रोमियम); paws = front part of foot (पंजे); amazed = surprised (हैरान); trickle = thin stream (पतली धारा); chittering = a kind of sound (एक प्रकार की आवाज़); irritation = frustration (निराशा); lead = string (डोरी); shuffling = dragging (खींचना); soccer = football (फुटबॉल); dribble = take forwards (आगे ले जाना); flick = quick movement (तीव्र हरकत); juggles = plays with (खेलना); pastime = hobby (शौक) I

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 [PAGE 107] : Dreaded = feared (डर लगा); prospect = possibility (सम्भावना); transporting = taking (ले जाना); insisted = stressed (जोर दिया); packed = put into (में डाल दिया); accustomed = habitual (आदतन); hurried = made haste (जल्दी की); appalling = shocking (खराब); spectacle = scene (द्दश्य); chinks = cracks (दरारें); lid = cover (ढक्कन); trickled = came in small quantities (थोड़ी मात्रा में आना); whipped off = quickly took off (जल्दी से खोला); exhaused = tired (थक गया); blood-spattered = blood covered (खून से लथपथ); whimpered = cried softly (हल्के-हल्के रोना); shreds = pieces (टुकड़े); miserable = sad (उदास); tore through = drove fast (तेज़ी से कार चलाई); ricochetting = changing direction (दिशा बदलना); infuriated = angry (गुस्से में); retained = kept (रखा); profound = deep (गहरा); admiration = praise (तारीफ); gratitude = thankfulness (कृतज्ञता) I

[PAGE 108] : In a flash = very quickly (बहुत जल्दी से); squawks and shrieks = cries (चीखें); screaming out = crying (चिल्लाना); portly = fat (मोटा); curry = a dish (एक सब्जी); charming = attractive (आकर्षक); resumed = started again (फिर से आरम्भ करना); craning my neck = raising (गर्दन उठाना); distressed = troubled (मुसीबत में); bounded = jumped (कूदा); nuzzle = rub gently with the nose (नाक से रगड़ना) I

[PART-lV]

 [PAGE 109] : Eventful = full of events (घटनापूर्ण); ping-pong balls = table-tennis balls (टेनिस-टेनिस की गेंदें); marbles = small glass balls (कंचे); terrapin shell = shell of a small turtle (छोटे कछुए का कवच); native = one’s place of birth (जन्म-स्थान); engrossed = busy (व्यस्त); damaged = broken (टूटा हुआ); at a slope = slanting (ढलान वाला); dash = run (भागना); ambush = to attack suddenly (अचानक हमला करना); crouching = keeping low (दुबकना); spring up = jump (कूदना); grab = hold, catch (पकड़ना); precisely = exactly (सही); compulsive = instinctive (प्रवृत्ति वाला); rituals = ceremonies (रस्में); squarely = exactly (एकदम सही); upright = straight (सीधा); railings = protecting fence (रेलिंग);frontage = front side (आगे का भाग); tug = pull (खींचना); gallop = run (भागना); distraction = diversion (रास्ता बदलना) I

 [PAGE 110] : Variety = newness (नयापन/विविधता); badger = an animal (एक प्रकार का जानवर); mongoose = an animal (नेवला); weasel = a kind of animal (एक जानवर); stoat = a kind of animal (एक जानवर) mink = an animal (एक जानवर); barrage = flood (बाढ़); conjectural = based on guess (अनुमान); sprayed = threw (फेंकना); random = casual (गैर-गम्भीर); guesses = interferences (अनुमान); seal = an animal (एक जानवर); walrus = an animal (एक जानवर); giggles = laughs (हँसना); beaver = an animal (एक जानवर); leopard = a wild animal (तेंदुआ); apparently = clearly (स्पष्ट); brontosaur = a prehistoric now extant (प्रागैतिहासिक लुप्त जानवर); awarded = gave out (देना); stare = look fixedly (एकटक देखना); affront = insult (अपमान करना); abreast = aide by side (साथ-साथ); spat . threw the spittle (थूकना); glared = stare(घूरना); growled = grumbled (बुड़बुड़ाना); I

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Mijbil the Otter- Summary in Hindi – Full Text

Mijbil the Otter- Main Characters of the Story

Mijbil the Otter- Comprehension Passages

Mijbil the Otter- Extract Based comprehension test Questions

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Mijbil the Otter- Important Extra Questions- Short Answer Type

Mijbil the Otter- Important Extra Questions- Long Answer Type

 

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