We are preparing very short questions with answers from the 1st lesson. We are using simple English language.
Q. Who is the author of the story ” The Last Lesson” ?
Answer – Alphonse Daudet
Q. What is the life term of the writer ?
Answer – He was born in 1840 and died in 1897
Q. Which country does the writer belong to ?
Answer – The writer belongs to France.
Q. Which war does the writer mention in the story ?
Answer – The Franco- Prussian war ( 1870-1871 )
Q. Which country was defeated in the war ?
Answer – France
Q. Who led Prussia ?
Answer – Bismarch
Q. Prussia then consisted of ……..
Answer – Germany, Poland and parts of Austria
Q. Who is the student and the teacher ?
Answer – Student – Franz, Teacher – Mr. M. Hamel
Q. Which two French districts fell into the hands of Prussia ?
Answer – Alsace and Lorraine
Q. Where were the Prussian soldiers drilling ?
Answer – In the open field back of sawmill.
Q. Which language had to be taught from the next day ?
Answer – German
Q. Where did the French get all information of the war ?
Answer – Bulletin- board
Q. Whom does the narrator ( Franz ) meet on his way to school ?
Answer – The blacksmith, Wachter, along with his apprentice.
Q. Who was there in the classroom ?
Answer – Village people – Hauser, the former postmaster etc.
Q. What was the teacher wearing that day ?
Answer – Beautiful green coat, frilled shirt and the little black silk cap, all embroidered
Q. When did he wear those clothes ?
Answer – During inspection day.
Q. Which birds are mentioned in the story ?
Answer – The pigeons
Q. Which language does M. Hamel talk about ?
Answer – French
Q. Of which subject was the teacher giving the last lesson ?
Answer – The French Language
Q. What were the last words written on the blackboard ?
Answer – Viva La Franca ! ( Long Live France ! )