Chapter 5

NCERT
Class 9
English
Solutions
This story about a frightening incident is narrated in a humorous way. What makes it humorous? (Think of the contrasts it presents between dreams and reality. Some of them are listed below.)

Question:

This story about a frightening incident is narrated in a humorous way. What makes it humorous? (Think of the contrasts it presents between dreams and reality. Some of them are listed below.)

2. (i) The person he wants to marry

(ii) The person he actually marries

Answer:

The doctor had a dream to marry a woman doctor with good medical practice and a lot of money. She had to be fat so that she can not run after him and catch him.

(ii) But in real life, he marries a thin reedy woman who has the gift of a sprinter.

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