English literature solved MCQ online quiz 110

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
He jumped into..... the well.
A
in
B
on
C
into
D
of
Question 2
Adonais is?
A
An epic
B
An ode
C
A sonnet
D
A classical elegy
Question 3
In the beginning of the play, Juliet is
A
only 12 years old
B
not yet 14 years old
C
almost 15 years old
D
already 16 years old
Question 4
Philip Waken, Aunt Pallet and Tom Tulliver are the characters of G. Eliot's novel:
A
Silas Manner
B
Adam Bede
C
Middle March
D
The Mill on the Floss
Question 5
Kannan's son asked him to.....
A
put a couple of coins given by his uncle in the tin
B
open the locked door of the house
C
play with him in the garden
D
help him with his homework
Question 6
The full charge for shoe shine was 25 paise.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 7
Who began the tradition of revenge play?
A
Goorge peele
B
Samuel daniel
C
Phineas fletcher
D
Thomas kyd
Question 8
Which relative did Elizabeth I have executed?
A
Anne Boleyn
B
Mary I
C
Mary, Queen of Scots
D
Catherine of Aragon
Question 9
Who is the most famous satirist in English literature?
A
Alexander Pope
B
Jonathan Swift
C
William Wordswarth
D
Bulter
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jonathan Swift is the most famous satirist in English literature.
Question 10
In Paradise Lost, Book I, Satan is the embodiment of Milton's?
A
Sense of injured merit
B
Hatred of tyranny
C
Spirit of revolt
D
All these
Question 11
The quote ''Reading maketh full man, conference, a ready man and writing an exact man'' is from Bacon's essay.....
A
Of Friendship
B
Of Studies
C
Of Truth
D
Of Adversity
Question 12
''I am no Prince Hamlet'' is a line written by:
A
Shakespeare
B
Yeats
C
Eliot
D
Auden
Question 13
Oscar Wilde's novel published in 1891 was entitled as:
A
the importance of being earnest
B
lady windermere's fan
C
a woman of no importance
D
Salome
Question 14
''The Conduct of the Allies' is a famous work of:
A
Jonathan Swift
B
Samuel Johnson
C
Oliver 'Goldsmith
D
None of these
Question 15
The reason for Eve's fall might best be described as:
A
vanity
B
lust
C
greed
D
pride
Question 16
''Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.''-from which poem?
A
Intimation of Immortality
B
Tintern Abbey
C
Don Juan
D
Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Question 17
What did the boy remind the man?
A
That he had not paid him for the shoe-shine job.
B
That he had not given him his address.
C
That he had forgotten to wear his shoes.
D
That he had forgotten to take the change.
Question 18
The poem ''Wind'' is written by:
A
Shelley
B
John Ashbery
C
Sylvia Plath
D
Ted Hughes
Question 19
Which work of William Wordsworth is generally considered to be his magnum opus?
A
Guide to the Lakes
B
Preface to the Lyrical Ballads
C
The Prelude
D
Laodamia
Question 20
At what age did Mary Shelley start writing the novel Frankenstein?
A
18
B
24
C
26
D
31
Question 20 Explanation: 
Frankenstein is published when Mary Shelly turned 20 years old.
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