I will Fly – Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam (Speech)

In his speech often referred to as ‘I will Fly,’ Dr A. P. J. Abdul Kalam tells us about how to be successful and unique.

Sample Questions from ‘I will Fly’

  1. Imagine that a student of your school has been selected for an athletic event in the National Games. Your school has decided to convene a meeting to honour him/her. You are asked to deliver a felicitation. Draft a speech in the light of your reading of the speech by Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. (8)
  2. In his speech Dr. Kalam quotes a few lines from a poem which ends with the following lines.

    I am not meant for crawling,
    I have wings, I will fly
    I will fly and fly

    • What is meant by the expression ‘not meant for crawling?'(1)
    • Explain the title of the speech ‘I Will Fly’, which is also derived from this poem.(2)
    • Why is the expression ‘I will fly’ repeated in the last part of the poem? What does the author want to express through it?

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