Q1. Why does the poet say the squirrel ‘wore a question mark for tail’? How would you describe its tail?

Ans . The squirrel’s tail is curled while it is sitting. It looks like a question mark. The tail is furry and bushy.

Q 2. Do we usually say that an animal ‘wears a tail’? what do we say?

Ans  No we do not usually say that an animal wears a tail. We say that the animal has a tail.

Q 3.”He liked to tease and play”. Who is teasing whom ? How?

Ans .  The squirrel loves to be chased by other squirrels and kids. When the poet runs after it then it went the other way teasing and playing with them.