Answer following questions in about 40 words.
Q1) The farmer brought a baby mongoose into the house. Why?
Ans1) The farmer brought a baby mongoose as a companion to his son.
Q2) Why did not the farmer’s wife want to leave the baby alone with the mongoose?
Ans2) She was afraid that the mongoose would harm her baby.
Q3) What was the father’s comment on his wife’s fears?
Ans3) The farmer said that the mongoose was a friendly animal. He would be a good friend of their son.
Q4) Why did the farmer’s wife strike the mongoose with her basket?
Ans4) The farmer’s wife strike the mongoose with her basket because she thought that the mongoose had killed her son.
Q5) Did she repent her hasty action?
Ans5) she repented her hasty action. She cried and wept.
Q6) How did the mongoose look when it grew up?
Ans6) The mongoose looked very beautiful with two shining eyes and a bushy tail.