Learning Literature: CBSE Class IX
English Course (Communicative) Literature Reader
Listen to the poem, recited by the Poet, Pam Ayres, herself.
Oh, I Wish I’d Looked After Me Teeth
Your textbook poem, obviously, is abbreviated.
PART A: Questions
The questions below will help you to Read and Remember textual details – just Apply your Knowledge.
- Is this a comic or a tragic poem?
- What is this poem about?
- How old do you suppose the speaker is?
- What has the speaker done wrong?
- Is it too late to save the teeth? Give reasons for your answer.
Now, after writing them, check out your ANSWERS.