Comprehension Questions On My Way, Frank Sinatra

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This is a short quiz to test your understanding of the basic idea of this song, as well as some of the vocabulary words used in it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What do you think this song is about?

    • A.

      Regret and sadness with life

    • B.

      Pride and satisfaction with life

    • C.

      Beginning of a new life

    • D.

      Changing life

    Correct Answer
    B. Pride and satisfaction with life
    Explanation
    The song is likely about pride and satisfaction with life because it suggests a positive and contented outlook. The lyrics or the overall tone of the song may convey a sense of accomplishment, happiness, and fulfillment. This interpretation is supported by the absence of themes like regret, sadness, or change, which are not mentioned in the given options.

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  • 2. 

    What does he say about regret?

    • A.

      He doesn't have very many

    • B.

      He has so many that he can't fit them into the song

    • C.

      He wants to mention of few of his

    • D.

      He doesn't have any at all

    Correct Answer
    A. He doesn't have very many
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that the person being referred to does not have many regrets.

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  • 3. 

    By saying "there were times I bit off more than I could chew," he means:

    • A.

      He didn't try hard enough

    • B.

      He tried to do more than he could handle (or was capable of)

    • C.

      He tried but didn't succeed

    • D.

      He ate too much

    Correct Answer
    B. He tried to do more than he could handle (or was capable of)
    Explanation
    The phrase "bit off more than I could chew" is an idiom that means attempting to do something that is beyond one's capabilities or capacity. It suggests that the person took on a task or responsibility that was too difficult or overwhelming for them to handle successfully. Therefore, the correct answer implies that the person tried to do more than they were capable of handling.

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  • 4. 

    What does he say about his "share of losing"?

    • A.

      It was so much loss that he couldn't live with it

    • B.

      He wishes he didn't have so much loss in his life

    • C.

      He hasn't had any loss in his life

    • D.

      He's content with his losses

    Correct Answer
    D. He's content with his losses
    Explanation
    The person is content with his losses. This means that he is not bothered or upset by the losses he has experienced in his life. He has accepted them and is at peace with them.

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  • 5. 

    The singer is nearing the end of his life.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The given statement suggests that the singer is approaching the end of their life. This implies that the singer is getting older and may have health issues or other factors indicating that their life is coming to a close. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 6. 

    "I've had my fill" means he's had enough good things in his life and he's satisfied.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The phrase "I've had my fill" implies that the person has consumed or experienced enough of something, indicating satisfaction or contentment. In this context, it suggests that the person has had enough good things in their life and is satisfied. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 7. 

    He's not proud of his life decisions.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "He's not proud of his life decisions" implies that the person is regretful or ashamed of the choices they have made in their life. However, the correct answer is False, which means that the person is actually proud of their life decisions.

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  • 8. 

    How does the singer feel about his life, according to this song?

  • 9. 

    What is the meaning of "For what is a man, what has he got?  If not himself, then he has naught"?

  • 10. 

    How do you think the singer would define "someone who kneels"?

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