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Read the text and answer questions 1, 2 and 3.
Nakshi kantha is a kind of embroidered quilt. The name was taken from the Bengali word, ‘naksha’ which means artistic pattern. It is a kind of traditional craft and is said to be indigenous to Bangladesh and West Bengal in India. The art has been practised in rural Bengal for centuries. The name ‘nakshi kantha’ became popular after the poet Jasimuddin’s poem ‘Nakshi Kanthar Math’ was published in 1929. Traditional kanthas are made for family use. Old or new cloth and thread are used to make these quilts. Mymensingh, Jamalpur, Rajshahi, Faridpur, Bogura and Jashorc arc most famous for this craft. Now it is produced commercially. You can find them in many expensive handicraft shops in cities. The quilts are now in great demand because of the colourful patterns and designs embrbidered. on them.
Total Words: 134 [Unit-1; Lesson-2(B)]
1. Now choose the correct answer to each question from the alternatives given and write the corresponding number of the answers in your answer script. 1x7=7
(a) The word ‘Nakshi Kantha’ comes from a/an — word.
i. English ii. Bengali
iii. Hindi iv. Burmese
(b) Nowadays ‘Nakshi Kantha’ is produced —.
i. Traditionally ii. Nationally
iii. Commercially iv. Normally
(c) What does the word ‘Pattern’ mean?
i. Step by step ii. Series
iii. Artistic design iv. Handmade work
(d) Where has the art been practised’?
i. Large cities ii. Urban area
iii. Rural area iv. Rich family
(e) ‘Nakshi Kanthar Math’ is written by —.
i. Kazi Nazrul Islam ii. Farrukh Ahmed
iii. Jasimuddin iv. Rabindranath Tagore
(f) The word ‘expensive’ means —.
i. cheap ii. costly
iii. economical iv. low cost
(g) The word ‘old’ means —.
i. aged ii. former
iii. ancient iv. Used
2. Answer the following questions from your reading of the above test. 2x4=8
(a) What is ‘Nakshi Kantha’?
(b) Which districts are famous for ‘Nakshi Kantha”?
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