English literature solved MCQ online quiz 111

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Lucy gray has been written in
A
1798
B
1799
C
1789
D
None of the above
Question 2
Who wrote ''Jane Eyre''?
A
Charlotte Bronte
B
Emile Bronte
C
Anne Bronte
D
None of these
Question 3
''The better part of valour is discretion'' occurs in Shakespeare's-?
A
Hamlet
B
Twelfth Night
C
The Tempest
D
Henry IV, Pt I
Question 4
According to Tagore we have the right to.....
A
hope for the worst
B
blame our past
C
blame our destiny
D
hope for the best
Question 5
Who wrote: ''Beauty is truth, truth beauty.''?
A
John Keats
B
William Shakespeare
C
Samuel Butler
D
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Question 6
What was the name of the girl Hughie loved?
A
Laura Merton
B
Eva Sanders
C
Georgia Larton
D
Della Young
Question 7
The variants of phonemes are called.....
A
allophones
B
alveolar sounds
C
velar sound
D
glottal sound
Question 8
In which country is Macbeth set?
A
Spain
B
Denmark
C
Scotland
D
Canada
Question 9
Which of the following sixteenth-century poets was not a courtier?
A
George Puttenham
B
Philip Sidney
C
Walter Ralegh
D
Thomas Wyatt
Question 10
The vocal cords are located in the.....
A
pharynx
B
windpipe
C
larynx
D
lungs
Question 11
Gratiano marries.....
A
Portia
B
Jessica
C
Nerissa
D
Ganymede
Question 12
Which book of John Ruskin influenced Mahatma Gandhi?
A
Sesame and Lilies
B
The Seven Lamps of Architecture
C
Unto This Last
D
Fors Clavigera
Question 13
was the first Anglican Preacher.
A
Donne
B
Herbert
C
Marvell
D
None of the above
Question 14
In which the the famous work Lyrical Ballads published?
A
1769
B
1778
C
1792
D
1798
Question 15
The literary work ' Kubla Khan' is.....
A
a historical of Vincent Smith
B
a verse by Coleridge
C
a drama by Oscar Wilde
D
a short-story by Somerset Maugham
Question 15 Explanation: 
The literary work ' Kubla Khan' is a verse by Coleridge.
Question 16
To what did the word the roman, from which the genre of romance emerged, initially apply?
A
a work derived from a Latin text of the Roman Empire
B
a story about love and adventure
C
a Roman official
D
a work written in the French vernacular
Question 17
In Pride and Prejudice we initially dislike but later tend to like?
A
Mr. Bennet
B
Wickham
C
Bingley
D
Darcy
Question 18
The author of the book 'Asian Drama' is.....
A
Shakespeare
B
Gunnar Myrdal
C
Humayun Kobir
D
Bertrand Russel
Question 18 Explanation: 
The author of the book 'Asian Drama' is Gunnar Myrdal.
Question 19
To whom did Edmund Spenser addresses his sonnet sequence Amoretti?
A
Queen Elizabeth
B
Elizabeth Boyle
C
Lisa Boyle
D
Mary Jane
Question 20
Which is the last of Shakespeare's great tragedies?
A
Macbeth
B
King Lear
C
Othello
D
Hamlet .
There are 20 questions to complete.

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