A house is made up with brick, stone, wood, window, chimney, tile floors, stuccos, roof and a lot of doors. A house is made with these lifeless things. Whereas a home is made with the loving and caring family members. It consists of brothers, sisters, fathers and mothers. In a home there is kind sharing, unselfish acts and caring with love.
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Working with the poem.
1. Do you agree with what the poet says? Talk to your partner and complete these sentences.
i) A house is made bricks, stone, wood, window, chimney, tile floors, stucco, roof and a lot of doors.
ii) It has only the inanimate objects. There is only the materials which we require to make a house.
iii) A home is made of the family members like fathers, mothers, brothers and sisters
iv) It has, love, care, sharing and unselfish acts.
2. Now complete these sentences about your house and home.
i) My house is the best house. My house has a lot of rooms, decorated windows, beautiful tiled floor, an attic, a big yard, and a beautiful roof (Answers will vary)
ii) The best thing about my home is my home is the most loving place. My father, mother, brothers, and sisters love and care for each other a lot. We feel for each other’s emotion and live happily, (answers will vary)