Comprehension Questions On My Way, Frank Sinatra

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 66

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Comprehension Quizzes & Trivia

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 5. 
    The singer is nearing the end of his life.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    "I've had my fill" means he's had enough good things in his life and he's satisfied.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    He's not proud of his life decisions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 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"?