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Answer the Following Questions Briefly: (A) What is a ‘Nickname’ ? Can You Suggest Another One for Private Quelch? - English - Communicative

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Answer the following question briefly:
(a) What is a ‘nickname’ ? Can you suggest another one for Private Quelch?

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Solution

(a) A ‘nickname’ is an informal, often humorous name given to a person. The name is connected with his real name, his personality or appearance or with something he has done. The nickname of Private Quelch was the ‘Professor’. Another nickname for him could be ‘Mr. Show Off’.

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CBSE Class 9 English Course Communicative: Literature Reader
Chapter 1.3 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Exercise | Q 5.1 | Page 26
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