Who is this! (This is an interesting PPT on History.)
Who is this!
Follow the clues in these slides
to find out the person described.
There is a mistake in each clue.
If you find out the mistakes, you can
easily find the person;
If you find out the person, you can
easily find out the mistakes!
Clue to mistakes
The last clue doesn’t have a mistake
When she was young, she was so
shy that she would run home from
school because she could not bear
to talk to anybody.
She spoke English with an Irish
accent, thanks to an Irish man who
She worked as an editor, in two
different countries, for newspapers
in three different languages.
She loved her mother tongue and
her longest work is in that language.
The first postage stamp with her
picture was printed in Switzerland
for another country.
She visited other countries but
never travelled by plane.
She is known by a name a poet used
to address her.
She is also known by a title given to
her by the supreme commander of an
She hated her own handwriting.
She liked body massages and long walks
She hated movies but made use
of the radio for propaganda.
She refused to celebrate the first
Day of Independence of her own
In 1931 from London, she addressed
the people of US over the radio. The
first words they heard were “Do I
have to speak through this thing?”
She was sent from one foreign
country to another to collect some
She was a success there and, in the
1920s, her yearly income was
15,000 dollars which is still a dream
for many Indians who live now in
that particular country.