English literature solved MCQ online quiz 103

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is not a characteristic of the Age of Dryden?
A
Imitation of the ancients
B
Imitation of the French
C
Romanticism
D
Correctness
Question 2
The real name of George Eliot is.....
A
Sarah
B
Martha
C
Mary Ann Evans
D
Maria
Question 3
William Shakespeare is a famous.....
A
dramatist
B
novelist
C
essayist
D
critic
Question 3 Explanation: 
William Shakespeare is a famous dramatist.
Question 4
'Triumphantly' means.....
A
rejoining at one's success
B
successfully
C
in a procession
D
None of the above
Question 5
Which poet invented the concept of the variable foot in poetry?
A
William Carlos Williams
B
Emily Dickinson
C
Gerard Manly Hopkins
D
Robert Frost
Question 6
The poem 'Easter Wings' written by.....
A
Andrew Marvell
B
George Herbert
C
John Keats
D
S.T Coleridge
Question 6 Explanation: 
The poem 'Easter Wings' written by George Herbert.
Question 7
What does 'Canto' means?
A
a division of a play
B
an act of a play
C
a sub division of an epic
D
none of the above
Question 8
Grandmother was more afraid of than burglars.
A
murderers
B
ghosts
C
policemen
D
robbers
Question 9
Negative Capability to Keats, means
A
The ability to sympathize with other
B
Say bad thing, about others
C
To empathize
D
None of these
Question 10
Which of the following poets does not belong to the 'Lake School'?
A
Keats
B
Coleridge
C
Southey
D
Wordsworth
Question 11
George Eliot's novel Romola is a:
A
Autobiographical novel
B
Picaresque novel
C
Historical novel
D
Gothic novel
Question 12
In which type of novel the heroine is beautiful and oppressed by a powerful male figure?
A
Historical novel
B
Gothic novel
C
Picaresque novel
D
Science fiction novel
Question 13
What promise did Augustine's sudden death prevent him from fulfilling?
A
Freeing his slaves
B
Relearning to pray
C
Overcoming his alcoholism
D
Reuniting Tom with Aunt Chole
Question 14
Multinational Corporations (MNCs) are always on a lookout for-
A
raw-material
B
money
C
workers
D
linguists
Question 15
Which is called the Victorian Age:
A
18th Century
B
19th Century
C
20th Century
D
None of these
Question 16
Gulliver's Travels is an.....
A
Epic
B
Essay
C
Alliterative verse
D
Allegory
Question 17
Who causes the Lady of Shalott to stop weave and look boldly at camelot?
A
king Arthur
B
Sir Lancelot
C
the merlin
D
None of the above
Question 18
Hamlet is an heir to the throne of.....
A
France
B
Germany
C
Denmark
D
Spain
Question 19
'Good face is the best letter of recommendation' was stated by.....
A
Queen Victoria
B
Queen Anne
C
Queen Elizabeth
D
Queen Marry
Question 19 Explanation: 
'Good face is the best letter of recommendation' was stated by Queen Elizabeth.
Question 20
''Tales from Shakespeare'' is written by:
A
Shakespeare
B
Lamb
C
Lawrence
D
Mary Anne Evans
There are 20 questions to complete.

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