• The Story the Portrait of the Lady by Khushwant Singh
    The story The Portrait of the Lady by Khushwant Singh The story The Portrait of the Lady by Khushwant Singh revolves around the story of the author and his relationship with his grandmother. The...
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  • Potrait of Lady
    icse english short stories summary portrait of a lady khushwant singh portrait of a lady khushwant singh the story is a insight of khushwant singh of his grandmother through his own eyes. khushwant singh remembers his grandmother as an everlastingly old person. she was an extremely religious...
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  • Sidd
    arrangements and proceedings went on. The dead body of the grandmother was covered with a red shroud. A crude stretcher was brought to take her to be cremated. By that time, thousands of sparrows sat scattered on the floor. There was no chirruping. When her corpse was taken, the sparrows flew away quietly. Here ends the portrait of a pious lady. - By Khushwant Singh...
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  • Should teenager be given unstricted freedom
    Amity International School Subject - English Class - XI Value Based Questions Chapter 1. The Portrait of a Lady 1. Khushwant Singh says about his grandmother" She was an expanse of pure white serenity breathing peace and contentment." Love and respect for elders is an integral part of...
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    Silence | Anees Jung | Breakthrough | Gen.Moshe Dayan | Bride for the Sahib and Other Stories | Khushwant Singh | Bridge’s Book of Beauty | Mulk Raj Anand | Bridges of Madison Country | R.J. Waller | Brif History of Time | Stephen Hawking | Brishbikkha | Bankim Chandra Chatterji | Britain’s...
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  • Hornbill Solution
    ENGLISH HORNBILL Q&A THE PORTRAIT OF A LADY by Khushwant Singh Q.1: Mention: Three phases of the author’s relationship with his grandmother before he left the country to study abroad. Answer: The first phase of the author’s relationship with his grandmother is the author’s childhood when...
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  • Essay
    SECOND  :  D  (Textual  Questions)  Marks : 20  1. The Portrait of a Lady ­ Khushwant Singh  Gist of the lesson ­  Khushwant Singh is one of the prominent Indian writers and columnists. He has written  on various themes and issues. In this lesson he gives a detailed account of his...
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  • Essay
    real identity. He himself has lost it. Khushwant Singh has portrayed a deep ironical view of the world around him through this story. Mohan Lal and Lachmi are totally opposite characters though they are couple to each other. Mohan Lal is a blind follower of the English culture, whereas his...
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  • Portrait of a Lady
    Share76 The story is written in first person and is in biographical mode. It is a perception of Khushwant Singh of his grandmother through his own eyes. Khushwant Singh recalls his grandmother as an eternally old person. She was an extremely religious person.It was difficult for him to believe...
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  • Man Is the Architect of His Own Future
    reading. 15. The Ailing Planet: The Green Movement’s Role: Nani Palkhivala Paper 2. Prescribed Texts (For Classes XI & XII) The following stories are to be studied: 1. The Portrait of a Lady: Khushwant Singh One textual question (compulsory) on Macbeth or on Pygmalion, together with...
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  • sammy
    Khushwant Singh's A Portrait of a Lady – a review Suffice it to say, reading is poisonous. It tells upon one's health and eyes, and fills one with all sorts of discomforts. This poison is a poison of looking back. It leaves anybody unnerved and draws a layer of brine water on the stone-dried eyes...
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  • Karma by Khuswant Singh
    “Karma” By: Khushwant Singh Karma is a story about Sir Mohan Lal (Native Indian) who looks down on his fellow countrymen including his wife and embraces the English ways and culture. He had a reservation on everything Everything English like English cigarrete, Whiskey, The Times News Paper and...
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  • english noites
    Growing up- The story is written in first person and is in biographical mode. It is a perception of Khushwant Singh of his grandmother through his own eyes. Khushwant Singh recalls his grandmother as an eternally old person. She was an extremely religious person.It was difficult for him to believe...
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  • Essays
    Pearl S Buck Rabindranath Tagore Maugham W B Yeats K Abbas Jorge Luis Borges Khushwant Singh Albert Einstein Bertrand Russell Chaman Nahal P G Wodehouse Amitav Ghosh R K Narayan J G Ballard John Keats Pablo Neruda Sarojini Naidu Seigfried Sassoon Emily Dickinson Alfred Tennyson William Wordsworth Toru Dutt Edgar Allan Poe Kamala Das Isabella Gardner Geoge Herbert W H Hopkins Robert Browning Ben Jonson Lady Gregory Norman Mc Kinnel ...
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  • sleepwalking scene of macbeth
    in biographical mode. It is a perception of Khushwant Singh of his grandmother through his own eyes. Khushwant Singh recalls his grandmother as an eternally old person. She was an extremely religious person. It was difficult for him to believe that once she too was young and pretty like other...
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  • Books and author
    Sieve Kamala Markandeya The Tree of Man Patrick White Train to Pakistan Khushwant Singh Things Fall Apart Chinua Achebe The Guide R. K. Narayan Doctor Zhivago Boris Pasternak To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee Born Free Joy Adamson Catch-22 Joseph Heller Silent Spring Rachel Carson A...
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  • Myself
    written by: A. Bankimchandra Chatterjee B. Annie Basant C. Tulsidas D. Kalidas 19. The book ?We Indians? was written by: A. H.G. Wells B. Khushwant Singh C. James Jeans Page 3/7 PDF generated by PHPKB Knowledge Base Script D. Thomas Moore 20. Which of he following is he author of play/book...
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  • Appearance
    Vriksha? was written by: A. Bankimchandra Chatterjee-Answer B. Annie Basant C. Tulsidas D. Kalidas 19. The book ?We Indians? was written by: A. H.G. Wells B. Khushwant Singh-Answer C. James Jeans D. Thomas Moore 20. Which of he following is he author of play/book ?Yashodhara?: A. Maithili...
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  • summer
    May 2013 Who was named North India's sculptor of the year 1983? - Harjeet Singh Sandhu ( mosaic artist who has earned laurels in New York for his mosaic portrait of Bloomberg, a three time Mayor of New York which will be displayed at the City Hall) Name the NASA's most modern spacecraft...
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  • General Knowledge
    "? - Khushwant Singh Who wrote the famous novel " Pride and Prejudice"? - Jane Austen Who is the author of book "India Wins Freedom"? - Maulana Abul Kalam Azad 64 Who wrote " War and Peace"? - Leo Tolstoy Who wrote the book "The Daughter of the East"? - Ms. Benazir Bhutto Who is the author...
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