Comprehension Exercises | Land of Thea Pharaohs | Class 6 | Textual Question and Answer | Grammar | প্রশ্ন ও উত্তর

 Land of The Pharaohs | Textual Question and Answer | Grammar | প্রশ্ন ও উত্তর

Land of The Pharaohs Comprehension Exercises |  Land of Thea Pharaohs | Class 6 | Textual Question and Answer | Grammar |  প্রশ্ন ও উত্তর

Land of The Pharaohs

Textual Exercise

Activity 1

Land Of the pharaohs

Activity 1

Tick (√) on the correct alternative:

(a) Ishan and his mother visited (Giza/Luxor/Alexandria) to see the pyramids.

(b) A pyramid is a huge (rectangular/cylindrical/ triangular) monument.

(c) River (Nile/Bhagirathi/Volga) flows through Egypt.

(d) The teen emperor of Egypt was (Khufu/ Cephran / Tutenkhamun). 


Activity 2 

Complete the following sentences with information from the text : 

(a) The Pharaohs lived in Egypt.

(b) Sphinx is a rock statue with a human head and a lion's body.

(c) Ishan's mother went to fetch from the car a couple of sandwiches and water.

(d) The Egyptian priests preserved the dead bodies by using Spices, chemicals and oils.

Activity 3

Answer the following question:                  

Why do you think that at the end of the day Ishan tells his 

mother that he likes history? 

Ans.> Ishan has gone to Egypt for the first time with his

mother. There he has seen many historical things like the

pyramids, mummies, sphinx, etc. For this reason, at the end of

the day, Ishan tells his mother that he likes history. 

Activity 4

Fill in the chart with information from the text:




The Sphinx

guards the pyramids



saw the river Nile

he closed his eyes and opened them again

Royal persons

had to go through mummification

Before burial

Howard Carter

dug Tutankhamun’s tomb

In 1922

Activity 5

Answer the following questions in complete sentences:

(a) Why was Ishan’s father not able to accompany him to


Ans.> Ishan’s mother won the prize at the competition

which entitled only two for a sponsored tour of Egypt. As

Ishan’s father wanted Ishan and his mother to go to Egypt,

Ishan’s father was not able to accompany him to Egypt.

(b) What does the Sphinx represent?

Ans.> The Sphinx represents strength and intelligence for

Egypt. According to the Egyptians, it also guards the


(c) What is the biggest pyramid in Egypt?

Ans.> The biggest pyramid in Egypt is Pharaoh Khufu’s


(d) Why was Ishan’s mother surprised when she returned to

her son?

Ans.> When Ishan’s mother returned to her son, she was 

surprised because her son started to like history.

Activity 6(a)

Fill in the blanks with suitable verbs:

(i) The girl was playing alone.

(ii) A carpenter and a blacksmith live in our street.

(iii) The king was very powerful.

(iv) The sisters and brothers are running in the field.

·         Activity 6(b)

Fill in the blanks with verbs in agreement with their subjects:

(i) Curry and rice is my favourite dish.

(ii) No news is good news.

(iii) Everyone was present today in the class.

(iv) Neither his father nor his mother is alive.

Activity 6(c)

Using the Help Box fill in the blanks with suitable adverbs.  The type

of adverb you need to use is indicated in the brackets:

(i) The book is well written. (Manner)

(ii) I cannot find my pet dog here. (Place)

(iii) You shall soon see a film. (Time)

(iv) The soldiers fought bravely. (Manner)

Activity 7

Make meaningful sentences of your own the with following 


monument: Our country is full of many beautiful monuments.

mummy: I have never seen a mummy in my life.

civilization: An earthquake ruined this civilization here.

spot: The spot is supernatural.


Activity 8(a)

Imagine one day you are walking back home from school.

Suddenly you see something which was not there before ----

a strange door in an old familiar building. As you touch the

door, it slowly opens inviting you to a different world. Write

in about sixty words a paragraph on your sudden visit to

such a strange place, using the following hints:


My Visit to A Strange World

 It was an old story. One day, I was walking back home from school. It was afternoon. The road was lonely. There was an old building by the side of that road.  I was curious and went into that building. I opened a closed door.  I stood in a hall room alone. Suddenly I saw something which was not there before. I heard different mysterious sounds in the hall. I came out of the room and hurried home in fear. 


Activity 8(b)

Using the information given below, write a paragraph in about sixty words on the river Nile, the longest river of the world.

Name of the river

The Nile




6,650 km

Flows into

The Mediterranean Sea

Why so important to the ancient Egyptians

Provided water, food, transportation, excellent soil

Cities near the river

Cairo, Port Said, Alexandria


Read More ->->->->

It All Began With Drip Drip  Click Here

The Adventurous Clown  Click Here

The Rainbow  Click Here

The Shop That Never Was  Click Here

Land Of The Pharaohs  Click Here

How the Little Kite Learned to Fly   Click Here

The Magic Fish Bone  Click Here

Goodbye To The Moon  Click Here

I Will Go With My Father A-Ploughing   Click Here

Smart Ice Cream    Click Here

The Blind Boy    Click Here

Rip Van Winkle   Click Here

Grammar   Click Here

Writing   Click Here

Model Question  Click Here


The Nile


The Nile is the longest river in the world. This river is located in the continent of Africa. The length of this river is 6,650 km. The Nile flows into the Mediterranean Sea. The river is very important for the ancient Egyptians and the whole human civilization. It provids water and food. This river helps in transportation. The soil of this riverside is excellent. The important cities near this river are Cairo, Port Said, and Alexandria.

Do Practice this Story, Grammatical Questions, and Answers yourself. You will definitely score an excellent result.

Subscribe to and regularly Visit this for getting more updates and keep in touch with this Online Knowledge Hub.

This is an educational tutorial Website.  In this Website, we write blogs that help students to gain information about different subjects. So, everyone and of course all the students who want to enhance their knowledge must subscribe to this Website to keep in touch with this Online Knowledge Hub.

Post a Comment