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CHAPTER 6 : AN ELEPHANT RIDE Look at the picture below and complete the passage with suitable words and


The travelers were in a village between Bombay and ______________ (1). The train had stopped here as the railroad was not _______________ (2). Phileas bought an elephant for _____________ (3) pounds. He also hired a __________ (4) named ____________ (5). _____________ (6) and ____________ (7) sat in seats called _____________ (8) on either side of the elephant, while _____________ (9) sat in the middle, right on the elephants ____________ (10). ________________ (11) sat on the elephants neck. They set off from the village at _____________ (12) and started marching through the forest of palm trees around them. CHAPTER 8: THE TRIP DOWN THE GANGES Rearrange the scrambled letters and write the word in the space given. All the words can be found in Chapter 8. 1. Phileas and his friends KLQYCIU travel to Allahabad. _____________ 2. There, Phileas asks Passepartout to do some ADSRERN. _____________ 3. Phileas pays Lai his wages and gives Kiouni to him. Ali is very FRLAUTGE. ____________ 4. Sir Francis carries Aouda into the NTAIR. She still does not know what is going on. __________ 5. After a few hours, Aouda wakes up and is scared. Phileas introduces himself and the others to her. Then he explains how they DSCUERE from the bandits. __________ 6. Aouda is grateful to them. She tells them that the DANTIB would have killed her. ______________ 7. Aouda is in GANERD so Phileas asks her to go with them to Hong Kong. ____________ 8. The train reaches Benares. Sir Francis gets down and wishes them all SCESCUS. ___________

CHAPTER 7: PHILEAS FOGG, PASSEPARTOUT AND SIR FRANCIS HAVE AN ADVENTURE Below is the summary of Chapter 7. Match the two parts to complete the summary. 1 Ali takes a short cut through the jungle. In the evening, they come to a run-down hut and The next morning, they continue their journey. break down the wall

Another group is pulling a woman. They are afraid of travelling through this area because there are many bandits. The travelers climb on Kiouni and escape. rest there for the night.

Ali leads Kiouni off the trail so that A group of men in costumes are pulling a cart with an ugly statue on it. The travelers know that she is captured and they want to rescue her. Passpartout and Ali go slowly and A guard wakes up.

to the elephant.

Passepartout carries the girl, Aouda,

10 The bandits see them and chase them through the woods shooting arrows at them.

Suddenly, Kiouni stops. She knows something is coming. They waited until it is dark and the guards are asleep. Phileas and Sir Francis immediately hit him on the head. He falls down. the people who are coming will not see them.


Sequence of Events Rearrange the sentences according to the sequence they occurred. Mr Fogg and Passepartout were charged for violating a place of worship for the Indians. A policeman arrested Mr. Fogg and Passepartout as they arrived in Calcutta. He was granted a bail of 2,000 pounds to which he accepted. They were taken to court for trial. Mr. Fogg, unmoved by the sentence, requested for bail. Passepartout was sentenced to time in prison and a fine. Passepartout admitted to the offence.


These sentences contain a factual error. Underline the factual error and provide the correct information needed. 1. Fix had requested another telegram to be sent to Hong Kong for Mr. Foggs arrest. The steamer Carnatic was scheduled to leave Singapore at five oclock the next morning. Mr. Fogg asked Passepartout to book four cabins on the Carnatic. Passepartout suspected that Fix was sent by the gentlemen at the Regal Club to spy on Mr. Fogg. Fix on the other hand suspected that Passepartout had discovered his true identity that he was really a spy. The Rangoon arrived in Hong Kong half a day late.






ANSWER KEY 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. Calcutta finished/ completed two thousand guide Ali Sir Francis Cromarty Phileas Fogg howdahs Passepartout back Ali nine oclock ANSWER KEY 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. QUICKLY ERRANDS GRATEFUL TRAIN RESCUED BANDIT DANGER SUCCESS

ANSWER KEY 1. 3 2. 1 3. 7 4. 2 5. 6 6. 5 7. 4

ANSWER KEY 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. telegram warrant of arrest Singapore Hong Kong four three Regal Reform spy detective half a day a day

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