My Father Is A Simple Man

Can life really be compared to an orange?

Yes. Life is like an orange because there’s many different oranges and they all start from a seed and grow until they drop onto the ground and decay away back into the soil.   

Does education make someone a “scholar”?

Yes. A scholar is particular study and once you get this scholar you will be educated in this study.  

What is greatness?

Greatness is feeling superior and accomplished in yourself. Greatness can also be the ability to be better than others.

How old do you think the speaker is? Justify your response with reference to details in the poem

I think the speaker is young and

For what audience do you think the poem is intended?

I think this poem is toward young people and try to help them understand life and  The essence of greatness is true kindness and patience

Do you think the poet ever expressed these thoughts and feelings to his father? Explain.

I think this poem expresses that the son loves his father and looks up to him.  

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