• 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 author's...
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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 person...
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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 our...
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  • Sidd
    white. Her wrinkled face and body gave him a kind of surprise. Since twenty years, the writer is with his grandmother. People said that once the old lady was as beautiful as a fairy. Her husband – writer’s grandfather was also very handsome. His photo was being hung in the drawing room of the writer. ...
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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 they...
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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  grandmother who had a long association with him...
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  • Essay
    one of the basic characteristics in Khushwant Singh’s style of writing. The consequence of Sir Mohan’s babu-culture is ironical. The irony lies in the fact that he is neither a British nor an Indian. He has no real identity. He himself has lost it. Khushwant Singh has portrayed a deep ironical view...
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  • Man Is the Architect of His Own Future
    Appendix I INDIAN SCHOOL CERTIFICATE (YEAR-12) EXAMINATION MARCH 2013 LIST OF PRESCRIBED TEXTBOOKS 13. Youth and the Tasks Ahead: Dr. Karan Singh ENGLISH (Compulsory) Paper 1. Language 14. My Struggle for Booker T. Washington No specific book is being recommended for background reading...
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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 that...
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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 clothing...
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  • english noites
    following lines, the idea of The Raven is highlighted and the poet states the reason as why he is staying up late in the night. He is grieving for a lady called Lenore who is now dead and have parted ways with the poet forever. However, Poe has not able to get a grip on the reality and as a result, he...
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  • Essays
    Window 11. A Bouquet of Love 12. The Crippling Mask 13. The Pass and the Home Girl 14. Those Songs 15. Science and Society 16. My Washerwoman 17. No 1 Ladies Detective 18. Agency Chap 1 19. A letter to theo (Excerpt) 20. The False Gems 21. A Devoted Son Poetry- XI & XII 1. Stolen Boat 2. You who never arrived...
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    appeared on his back and he raised to return to heaven. POTRAIT OF A LADY 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...
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  • Books and author
    Country Alan Paton A Town like Alice Nevil Shute 51 . Nectar in a 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...
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  • Myself
    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 ?Yashodhara?: A. Maithili Sharan Gupt B. Khushwant Singh C. Bankimchandra Chatterjee D. Sarojini Naidu...
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  • Appearance
    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 Sharan Gupt-Answer B. Khushwant Singh C. Bankimchandra Chatterjee D. Sarojini Naidu 21. Dhyan Chand...
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  • summer
    military aircraft from US? - In 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...
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  • Afro-Asian Literature
    urging me to reform, and giving me fresh courage and hope.  c) This was his declaration of war against China’s feudal society. 2) Karma Khushwant Singh Sir Mohan Lal looked at himself in the mirror of a first class waiting room at the railway station. The mirror was obviously made in India. The...
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