Class 12th English Going Places NCERT Solutions


Why did Sophie like her brother Geoff mre than any other person? From her perspective. what did he symbolise?


Due to her brother's silence she use to thnik that he was living the life she dreamed of, adventurous and interesting. And she wanted to be part of that world where she sees herself wearing glamorous cloths and being welcomed by everyone. For Sophie, Geoff symbolize freedom to explore the world.

Other questions of same chapter
  1. Sophie and Jansie were class-mates and friends. What were the differences between them that show up in the story?
  2. How would you describe the character and temperamant of Sophie's father?
  3. What socio-economic background did Sophie belong to? What are the indicators of her family's financial status?
Talking about the text:
  1. It is natural for teenagers to have unrealistic dreams. What would you say are the benefits and disadvantages of such fantasising?