answr
Join / Login

Biography and Autobiography

Writing
English
Class 10

Overview

Understand how to write a biography and autobiography

Quick summary with Stories

Revise with Concepts

Biography

ExampleDefinitionsFormulaes

Autobiography

ExampleDefinitionsFormulaes

Related questions

Which of the options would you not include in a biography?

View solution

Which of the following is the appropriate tone for an autobiography?

View solution

Which of the following is not true of an autobiography?

View solution

You have been asked to write an autobiography of a cat.
Which of the following will you not include in the autobiography? 

View solution

The following are taken from Nelson Mandela's Autobiography 'The Long Walk to Freedom': 
1. As long as I obeyed my father and abided by the customs of my tribe, I was not troubled by the laws of man or God. 
2. But then I slowly saw that not only was I not free, but my brothers and sisters were not free. 
3. I was born free free in every way that I could know. 

Which is the best order of these lines?

View solution

What is an example of synecdoche in "Lord of the Flies " ?

View solution

Which of the following should not be included in a professional biography?

View solution

Write the bio-sketch of the following famous personality.

Full Name : Diana Frances Spencer
Father : John Spencer, 8th Earl of Spencer
Born : 1 July 1961
Died : 31 August 1997 (aged 36) Pitie-Salpetrere Hospital, Paris, France
Burial : Althorp, Northamptonshire, UK
Spouse : Charles, Prince of Wales (Married 29 July 1981)
Sons : Prince William and Prince harry

View solution

Write a short biography of Mahatma Gandhi under the following headings:
(i) His parentage and education
(ii) His contribution in India's freedom struggle
(iii) Mahatma Gandhi as a social reformer

View solution

While writing an autobiography, you should not do which of the following?

View solution

View more