A House, A Home
Working with the poem (Page 16)
Do you agree with what the poet says? Talk to your partner and complete these sentences.
(i) A house is made of —————————————————––———.
(ii) It has —————————————————————————————.
(iii) A home is made by —————————————————––———.
(iv) It has —————————————––———————————————.
(i) A house is made of lifeless stone and brick.
(ii) It has glass windows, a courtyard, chimneys, tile floors, doors and a roof.
(iii) A home is made by loved ones comprising caring parents and children.
(iv) It has family members who understand and care for each other selflessly.
Now complete these sentences about your house and home.
(i) My house is —————————————————––————————————————————————––-——.
(ii) The best thing about my home is ———————————–———————————————————————.
(i) My house is a structure made of bricks, stone and tiles. It has wide beautiful windows, a spacious bedroom, a warm and cozy living room and doors with curtains.
(ii) The best thing about my home is that all my family members are very loving and affectionate. We care for each other and avoid misunderstandings or quarrels among us.