Class 8 English Book solution Nepal Unit 3 How to Wash Clothes in a Washing Machine

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How to Wash Clothes in a Washing Machine

Reading Exercise

A. Match the words in column A with their meanings in column B.

a. appliance – v. a device designed to perform a specific task

b. agitate – i. to make something move around by shaking

c. shrink – iv. to deposit in a careless way

d. detergent – vi. a water-soluble cleansing substance

e. dump – iv. to deposit in a careless way

f. mold – iii. fungus

B. Answer these questions.

a. What is a washing machine?

⇒ A washing machine is a home appliance used to do the laundry.

b. Why do you think it is necessary to separate the laundry?

⇒ It is necessary to separate the laundry to avoid damaging the fabrics.

c. How can the user maximize the cleanliness of clothes?

⇒ The user can maximize the cleanliness of clothes by choosing the right washing cycle based on the fabric care label.

d. Mention the effects of overloading.

⇒ Overloading can result in the clothes not being washed as they should be.

e. Why should we clean a washing machine regularly?

⇒ We should clean a washing machine regularly because it helps prevent mold from growing and is an important part of knowing how to use washing machines.

D. Do you think the text is useful for you? How?

Yes, the text is useful as it provides step-by-step instructions on how to wash clothes in a washing machine, including tips on separating the laundry, loading the machine, adding detergent and fabric softener, choosing the right washing cycle, setting the water temperature, and cleaning the machine.

Make a list of the home appliances you have at your home. Write operation instructions for any one of them in brief.

  1. Refrigerator
  2. Oven/Stove
  3. Microwave
  4. Dishwasher
  5. Washing machine
  6. Dryer
  7. Vacuum cleaner
  8. Air conditioner
  9. Heater
  10. Coffee maker

Operation Instructions for Dishwasher:

– Remove excess food from dishes.

– Place dishes in the dishwasher without stacking them or blocking the sprayers.

– Add the recommended amount of detergent to the dispenser as instructed.

– Choose the wash cycle and options on the control panel that suit your needs, such as heavy duty or eco-friendly.

– Press the start button to begin the wash cycle.

– Once the cycle is done, either let the dishes air dry or use a towel to dry them.

– Take out the clean dishes from the dishwasher and put them away.

Grammar II

Change the following questions into reported speech.

a. “Are you going to the store?” said Pawan.

⇒ Pawan asked if I was going to the store.

b. “Is your sister coming to the party?” says Pallawi.

⇒ Pallawi asks if my sister is coming to the party.

c. Sophie said to me, ‘Do you like pizza?”

⇒ Sophie asked me if I liked pizza.

d. Siddhartha said, “Does your cat like to chase mice, Rani?”

⇒ Siddhartha asked Rani if my cat liked to chase mice.

e. The guest inquired, “Is it raining outside?”

⇒ The guest inquired if it was raining outside.

f. “Did you finish your homework?” the teacher asked.

⇒ The teacher asked if I had finished my homework.

g. “Are you feeling well?” asked my mom.

⇒ My mom asked if I was feeling well.

h. My friend said, “Does your boss expect you to work overtime today?”

⇒ My friend asked if my boss expected me to work overtime that day.

I. Smita wanted to know, “Is your favorite colour purple?”

⇒ Smita wanted to know if my favorite colour was purple.

J. The boss said, “Did you see the news this morning?”

⇒ The boss asked if I had seen the news that morning.

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