Answer the Following Question by Ticking the Correct Option: Ali'S Walking to the Post Office Daily Even in Biting Cold Weather Shows His __________. - English Communicative

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Answer the following question by ticking the correct option:
Ali's walking to the Post Office daily even in biting cold weather shows his __________.

Options

  • courage

  • optimism

  • foolishness

  • strength of will

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Solution

optimism

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Chapter 3: The Letter - Exercises [Page 29]

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CBSE Class 10 English Communicative (Literature Reader)
Chapter 3 The Letter
Exercises | Q 4.1 | Page 29

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