Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions

Why does the mirror appear to be a lake in the second stanza? What

aspect of the mirror do you think is being referred to here?

NCERT Class 10th Literature Reader English Ch 8 Mirror



This Is a Certified Answer

Certified answers contain reliable, trustworthy information vouched for by a hand-picked team of experts. Brainly has millions of high quality answers, all of them carefully moderated by our most trusted community members, but certified answers are the finest of the finest.

The mirror in the second stanza appears to be lake because it is the quality of reflection on any image of what appears before it like a lake. When anything falls on it, it sinks into it, just like the lake, the mirror also swallows whatever it sees. Here, the depth is being denoted.

0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts