English literature solved MCQ online quiz 100

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
W. B. Yeats was a/an?
A
Irish Poet
B
English Poet
C
Swedish Poet
D
None of them
Question 2
What is the Masterpiece of T.S. Eliot?
A
The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock
B
Prelude
C
The Waste Land
D
Tradition and Ind. Talent
Question 3
Who is well known for his translation of 'Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam' into English?
A
Rose Macaulay
B
Edward Fitzgerald
C
George Bernard Shaw
D
D.H. Lawrence
Question 4
Who wrote Mysteries of Udolpho? When?
A
Henry Fielding(1759)
B
Ann Radcliffe(1794)
C
Sir Walter Scott(1650)
D
Philippa Gregory(1969)
Question 5
Who was the first English Christian king?
A
Alfred
B
Richard III
C
Richard II
D
Ethelbert
Question 6
Which of the following published in 1579 and although it placed Spencer immediately in the highest rank of living writers?
A
Colin clouts come home again
B
Faerie queen, first three books
C
The Shepherd's calendar
D
Faerie queen, second three books
Question 7
The 'Solitary Reaper' is a-
A
heroic poem
B
romantic poem
C
classical poem
D
didactic poem
Question 8
Who is called the 'Poet of Beauty'?
A
William Wordsworth
B
P. B Shelley
C
John Keats
D
Lord Byron
Question 8 Explanation: 
John Keats was known as a 'Poet of Beauty'.
Question 9
Nayna.....her neighbour in her teenage.
A
fall in love with
B
fell in love with
C
falling in love with
D
falls in love with
Question 10
According to Amma, Gopi got frequent promotions because
A
He had good connections with powerful people
B
He was a very hard worker
C
His charismatic personality impressed everybody
D
He was born under Kesariyogam
Question 11
What was the disease that grew upon the narrator?
A
Alcoholism
B
Tuberculosis
C
Dementia
D
Insomnia
Question 12
'Waiting for Godot' is written by-
A
Samuel Beckett
B
Edward Albee
C
Samuel Butler
D
Samuel Heaney
Question 13
Ruskin was born in:
A
1819
B
1843
C
1851
D
None of these
Question 14
Duke Frederick's mind is miraculously converted by.....
A
an old woman
B
an old hermit
C
a jester
D
a shepherd
Question 15
Angoori had fallen in love with Ram Tara by having.....
A
The weed
B
Tea
C
Paan
D
None of the above
Question 16
Who is the controversy writer in Post-Modern period?
A
Doris Lessing
B
Ahmed Salman Rushdie
C
Chinua Achebe
D
All the above
Question 17
Distinguished writers who experimented with surrealistic methods were mostly
A
English
B
French
C
Greek
D
None of the above
Question 18
What is the imitation of natural sounds in word form?
A
Personification
B
Hyperboles
C
Alliteration
D
Onomatopoeia
Question 19
The streets wore a deserted look at night because
A
the police had imposed a curfew
B
a dangerous animal was prowling on the streets
C
it was a cold winter night with a possibility of rain
D
people were prohibited from walking on the streets at night
Question 20
Of which poet was it said 'Even if he's not a great poet, he's certainly a great something'?
A
Elliot
B
Kipling
C
Cummings
D
Brooke
There are 20 questions to complete.

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