COROMANDEL FISHERS
Author – Sarojini Naidu
Standard VIII
Nayana S.Ramesh
English Optional
Sarojini Naidu
(1879-1949)
* Born on February 13 in Hyderabad
*Also known by the sobriquet ‘The
Nightingale of India’
*Gre...
Sarojini Naidu begins the poem by saying that the sun has
risen and it looks as if the sky is praying to the sun.The
poet ...
Vocabulary
• Catamarans – A
yacht or twin
hulls in parallel
Hasten
• Move or travel
hurriedly
Comrades
• A colleague or a
fellow member of
an organization
SCAFFOLDING QUESTIONS
• What does the speaker ask his friends to
do ?
The speaker asks his friends to get ready to
go for ...
DISCOURSE CONSTRUCTION
Prepare a formal letter to the chief minister
citing the importance of developing fishing
strategie...
FOLLOW UP ACTIVITY
Write a story based on the woes
of fishermen community.
FOLLOW UP ACTIVITY
Write a story based on the woes
of fishermen community.
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Nanuppt

Coromandel Fishers
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - Nanuppt

  • 1. COROMANDEL FISHERS Author – Sarojini Naidu Standard VIII Nayana S.Ramesh English Optional
  • 2. Sarojini Naidu (1879-1949) * Born on February 13 in Hyderabad *Also known by the sobriquet ‘The Nightingale of India’ *Great patriot,politician,administrator and poet *Famous works : Palanquin Bearers,Golden Threshold
  • 3. Sarojini Naidu begins the poem by saying that the sun has risen and it looks as if the sky is praying to the sun.The poet says that the narrator is calling out to his colleagues who catch fish to start their day.They call themselves the king of the sea.The seagull is an animal that knows where the fishes are.So the fishermen follow them.The sea God is the controller of the sea (Poseidon in Greek Mythology) who protects them.In the next stanza Sarojini Naidu describes that the fishermen like the land as well, but the waves and the foam of the sea is more dear to them.The poet,in the last line says that the sun is setting and it is time to go back to land.
  • 4. Vocabulary • Catamarans – A yacht or twin hulls in parallel
  • 5. Hasten • Move or travel hurriedly
  • 6. Comrades • A colleague or a fellow member of an organization
  • 7. SCAFFOLDING QUESTIONS • What does the speaker ask his friends to do ? The speaker asks his friends to get ready to go for fishing. • What is the leaping wealth of the tide ? The fish is the leaping wealth of tide.
  • 8. DISCOURSE CONSTRUCTION Prepare a formal letter to the chief minister citing the importance of developing fishing strategies and ports.
  • 9. FOLLOW UP ACTIVITY Write a story based on the woes of fishermen community.
  • 10. FOLLOW UP ACTIVITY Write a story based on the woes of fishermen community.