Class 6

Write a character sketch of Vijay Singh. Do you think he defeated the ghost with his intelligence?

Vijay Singh was a strong wrestler with massive shoulders and muscular arms. He could beat all other wrestlers in the world. But he was fond of boasting of himself, which often landed him in trouble. He used to boast his strength from time to time. He was intelligent enough and defeated the ghost with his …

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Why was the ghost ‘taken aback’ and ‘speechless’?

Vijay Singh declared the ghost as a plain, liar, ‘worthless’ ghost. The ghost was not used to insults and so he was ‘taken aback’. The ghost was ‘speechless’ because Vijay Singh said that he wanted to fight a ghost as he was tired of wrestling with men.

What did he do to befool the ghost?

He slipped off his bed and placed bolsters instead in the centre of the bed and covered with coverlet to make it look exactly like a sleeping man.