Summary: Features of Poverty
Topic: Features of Poverty
Text: New Oxford Secondary English Course for SSS 2 pages 157 – 158
Read the passage carefully and answer the questions on it.
The problems of the poor man are:
(i) The poor man has little or no food to eat.
(ii) The poor man has no good clothes to wear.
(iii) The poor man has no house of his own.
(iv) The poor man’s opinion is never given consideration.
(v) The poor man cannot afford to send his child to school.
(vi) The poor man is vulnerable to attack by diseases.