NCERT Solutions Class 11 English Woven Words Essay Chapter 4 Tribal Verse
1. How many units are there in the Woven Words essay section?
Ans. A total of seven units are present in the essay section of the Woven Words book. The names are (1) My Watch, (2) My Three Passions, (3) Patterns of Creativity, (4) Tribal Verse, (5) What is a Good Book, (6) The Story and (7) Bridges.
2. What is a Munda song?
Ans. This song is sung specifically in the event of the birth of a boy or a girl. Plus, it also shows the tribal people’s connection with Mother Nature. They associate a girl child’s birth with a shed full of cows while depletion during that of a boy. Hence, it can be said that daughters are considered more auspicious and a precious asset as compared to a boy child. The reason is women in the Munda community have a significant role in different social, ritual and economic activities.
3. What is Miri Agom?
Ans. Adi tribal people utilise the Miri Agom language to chant rituals. It is incredibly rhythmic, though very different from their conventional language - Adi Agom. This distinction between the use of languages for day to day life and prayers depicts the Adi people’s language sensitivity.