HSEB Question Collection | The Lamentation of Old Pensioner

     

    HSEB Question Collection of English from 2060-2069 BS

    Class : 12

     

    Unit 3 : The Lamentation of Old Pensioner

     



    Long Questions asked from this chapter :

    1. Why does the poet lament for being an old man?

    2. Why is the poet angry with time? How does he express his anger?

     

    Short Questions asked from this chapter :

    1. What do you think the poet was like as a young man?

    2. Why and how does the poet express his anger towards time ?

    3. What is the central idea of the poem?

    5. Describe the shifts in subject matter in the three stanzas?

    6. What is the tone of the poem: complacency, resignation, rang? Why?

    7. Explain the signification of the refrain ‘Ere time transfigured me’.