10th Class English Chapter 5 The Rain Shorts and Simple Question & Answer
Q.1: What does the poet hear?
Answer: The poet hears the sound of rain drops falling on the top thick leaves.
Q.2: What according to the poet is a sweet noise?
Answer: The sound of rain drops falling on the leaves seems to be musical. Thus the poet calls it
a sweet noise.
Q.3: What will happen after the rain stops?
Answer: After the rain, the sun will break through the clouds. It will shine bright. It will be a
Q.4: How does the sun come out after the rain?
Answer: After the rain, the sun breaks through the clouds. It shines bright.
Q.5: How does the light fill the drops?
Answer: After the rain, the sun shines bright. The sunshine fills every drop with light. Every drop
begins to shine in the rays of the sun.
Q.6: What makes the scene lovely?
Answer: After the rain, the atmosphere is washed. The sun shines bright. Everything begins to
shine in the rays of the sun. Thus the whole scene becomes very lovely.
Additional Short Questions:
Q.1: What do the rich and the poor leaves stand for?
Answer: The rich leaves mean the top thickly growing leaves. The lower thin leaves grow less in
number. Therefore, they are poor.
Q.2: Do you also like the sun coming out after rain? Why?
Answer: Yes, I like the sun coming out after rain. After rain, it shines bright. The washed
atmosphere looks lovely in the bright sunshine.