Level: F.A / F.Sc
Class: 1st Year
Board: Punjab Textbook Board
Book I: Short Stories
Chapter 8: The Gulistan of Sa’di
Type: Short Questions
Author: Sheikh Saadi
PDF Size: 2 MB
This chapter is from the 11th class English book 1 and it has been written by Sheikh Saadi. we have presented the important questions of this chapter for the intermediate (part 1) FSc FA first year students.
Q: What reply did the boy give to the king?
He replied: “A son looks to the affection of the parents. If they fail, they are an expected to bring the case before the Qazi. But in the present case, both are guilty. So I see no other refuge besides God Almighty.”
Q: Why did the king weep? OR What was the effect of the boy’s reply on the king?
The king felt disturbed and could not control his tears when he heard the boy’s reply. He realized his mistake and kissed the boy. He spared him and presented him with a lot of Wealth.
Q: How did the king recover?
The king recovered by the grace of Allah Almighty. He took pity on the boy and Allah took pity on him. His good deed was rewarded by Allah Almighty.
Q: What impression do you gather of Sadi’s writings?
Sadi tells common tales, but they are packed with wisdom. They aim at correcting man’s manners and morals. He is an entertainer as well as teacher. We do not find any ill-will or prejudice in his writings.