The Lake Isle of Innisfree- Comprehension

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                               THE LAKE ISLE OF INNISFREE

By- W.B. Yeats

Read the extracts and answer the questions that follow.

COMPREHENSION QF STANZAS

STANZA 1

I will arise and go now,

and go to Innisfree,

And a small cabin build there,

of day and wattles made :

Nine bean-rows will I have there,

a hive for the honeybee,

And live alone in the bee-loud glade.

हिंदी अनुवाद – कवि कहता है कि अब वह उठकर इनिसफ्री द्वीप पर जाएगा और वहाँ जाकर मिट्टी और मोड़दार छड़ों से एक छोटा –सा कक्ष बनाएगा । सेम के नौ पौधों की श्रंखला और मधुमक्खियों का एक छत्ता वहाँ होगा और उस खुले स्थान पर मधुमक्खियों के शोर के बीच वह अकेला वहाँ रहेगा । 

Questions :

  (i)   Name the poem and the poet.

  (ii)   Where does the poet wish to go?

 (iii)   What sort of house will the poet build there?

 (iv)   What will the poet do for the honeybee?

 (v)    Who else will live with the poet there?

Answers :

(i)   The name of the poem is `The Lake Isle of Innisfree’ and the name of the poet is ‘William Butler Yeats’.

(ii)   He wishes to go to Innisfree Island.

(iii)   He will build a house of clay and wood.

(iv)   He will make a hive for them.

(v)   He will live there all alone.

STANZA 2

And I shall have some peace there,

for peace comes dropping slow

Dropping from the veils of the morning

to where the cricket sings;

Their midnight’s all a glimmer, and noon a purple glow,

And evenings full of the linnet’s wings.

हिंदी अनुवाद – और मैं वहाँ चैन से रहूँगा , क्योंकि शांति सुबह के समय वायु के पर्दे से फूलों के बीच में जहाँ झींगुर गाते हैं , ओंस की बूँदों के रूप में गिरती है l वहाँ आधी रात के समय में टिमटिमाना लगा रहता है और दोपहर को बैंगनी रंग की चनक होती है और शाम को आसमान गाने वाली छोटी चिड़ियों से भरा होता है l 

 Questions :

(i)  Who does ‘I’ refer to in the first line?

(ii)  What will the speaker have there?

(iii)  What is the special feature of that land at midnight?

(iv)  How is the evening at that land?

(v)  What land is the speaker talking about?

Answers :

 (i)   ‘I’ refers to the poet.

 (ii)   He will have peace of mind there.

 (iii)   That land glimmers’ at midnight.

 (iv)  The evenings of that land are MI of small birds.

  (v)  The speaker is talking about ‘Innisfree’ island.

STANZA 3

I will arise and go now,

for always night and day

I hear the lake water lapping

with low sounds by the shore;

While I stand on the roadway,

or on the pavements grey,

I hear it in the deep heart’s core.

हिंदी अनुवाद– मैं अभी उठकर हमेशा के लिए जाता हूँ I मैं दिन – रात वहीँ रहूँगा और झील के पानी के तट के साथ होने वाली छप – छप की आवाज को सुनूंगा I  जब मैं कहीं पर भी सड़क के किनारे या पगडंडी पर खड़ा होता हूँ तो मुझे ह्रदय की गहराइयों से यहीं आवाजें आती रहेंगी I

Questions :

 (i)   Where will the poet go?

 (ii)   For how long time will the poet go there?

 (iii)  What will the poet hear?

 (iv)  How the poet will hear this sound?

 (v)   Name the poet.

Answers :

(i)   The poet will go to Innisfree Island.

(ii)   He will go there forever.

(iii)   The poet will hear the lapping sound of the water against the shore.

(iv)   The poet will hear this sound through the very core of his heart.

(iv)  W.B. Yeats.

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