First Flight ch05 The Hundred Dresses I - CBSE Revision Notes

CBSE Class 10 English Language and Literature
Revision Notes
Chapter 05

The Hundred Dresses - I

  • It was Monday, Wanda was absent but nobody noticed.
  • Wanda, a quiet girl, did not talk with other too much.
  • She lived at Boggins; Height and belonged to a poor family.
  • She wore the same blue dress every day.
  • Peggy and Maddie were good friends and teased Wanda every day.
  • Wanda had no friends and girls used to make fun with her.
  • Wanda claimed of having a hundred dresses and sixty pairs of shoes.
  • Peggy was not really a cruel girl. She loved children and animals also.
  • Peggy would say why Wanda had spoken of her hundred dresses.
  • Maddie, herself a poor girl, did not like to tease Wanda but remained mum but though herself on Wanda’s place.
  • There was a drawing competition for every boy and girl in the class.
  • Everybody expected Peggy to win.
  • There were a hundred sketches of dresses beautifully drawn by Wanda in the classroom.
  • Miss Mason announced the winner-Jack Beggles won among the boys and Wanda among the girls.
  • Wanda was absent but everybody clapped for her.
  • Peggy and Maddie identified the blue and the green dress once spoken by Wanda.
  • Everybody in the class clapped for Wanda’s great quality of drawing.