Read the passages given below and answer the questions that follow:

A marriage as early as that was the last thing on her mind. She threatened her parents that she would never marry if she did not get a proper education. She left home and got herself enrolled in a school in Delhi. When her parents refused to pay for her education, she politely informed them of her plans to earn money by working part time to pay her school fees. Her parents then agreed to pay for her education.

(a) Why did she leave home?

(b) What condition did she put before her parents?

(c) Find a word from the passage which means the same as ‘in danger’.


(a) She left home because she wanted to get proper education.

(b) She said that she won’t marry till she gets proper education.

(c) threatened.