English literature solved MCQ online quiz 12

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The author of the lesson ''A Snake in the Grass'' is.....
A
G.
B
Shaw
C
R.K.Narayan
D
Stephen Leacock
Question 2
Mary Shelley wrote the novel Frankenstein in the form of a frame story that starts one character wring letters to his sister. Who is that character?
A
Captain Cooper
B
Captain Robert Walton
C
Victor Frankenstein
D
Sergent Thomas Vincent
Question 3
During his great struggle with the marlin, what does Santiago wish repeatedly?
A
He wishes he were younger.
B
He wishes for better equipment.
C
He wishes that the fishermen who mocked him earlier were present to witness his victory.
D
He wishes that the boy, Manolin, were with him.
Question 4
Which of the following phrases best characterizes the late-nineteenth century aesthetic movement which widened the breach between artists and the reading public, sowing the seeds of modernism?
A
art for intellect's sake
B
art for God's sake
C
art for the masses
D
art for art's sake
Question 5
'Anna Karenina' is the creation of
A
Alexander Pushkin
B
Leo Tolstoy
C
Maxim Gorky
D
Anton Chekhov
Question 6
In which hospital John Keats registered as a medical student after finishing his apprenticeship with Hammond?
A
New Chapman Hospital
B
Trinity Hospital
C
Queen's Chamber
D
Guy's Hospital
Question 6 Explanation: 
Now this hospital is part of King's College London
Question 7
Hamlet is?
A
an intellectual
B
a man of action
C
a passionate lover
D
an over ambitious man
Question 8
With whom did Sarah fell in love in the last summer?
A
Walter
B
William
C
Walker
D
Willey
Question 9
What was the new and special source of revenue that the king of Monaco had found?
A
Money from liquor shops
B
Money from the visitors to the kingdom
C
Money from gaming houses
D
Money from who were arrested for crimes.
Question 10
Johnsy thought that her life would end with the fall of the last on the ivy vine.
A
flower
B
stem
C
leaf
D
fruit
Question 11
In which century the Picaresque novel is originated?
A
16th century
B
20th century
C
14th century
D
15th century
Question 12
Which stanza form did Shelley use in his famous poem 'Ode to the West Wind'?
A
Rime royal
B
Ottava rima
C
Terza rima
D
Spenserian Stanza
Question 13
James Joyce has employed technique to write his novels.
A
Impressionistic
B
Picaresque
C
Realistic
D
stream of consciousness
Question 14
He compares the entire Kashmir with a.....
A
Book
B
Post card
C
Painting
D
None of the above
Question 15
From where has the fakir come?
A
Isle of Parrots
B
Isle of Pigeons
C
Isle of Sparrows
D
None of the above
Question 16
What is the title to Milton's blank-verse epic that assimilates and critiques the epic tradition?
A
L'Allegro
B
Paradise Lost
C
The Divine Comedy
D
The Beggar's Opera
Question 17
Which of the following works was written before the all-important Battle of Hastings?
A
Beowulf
B
Canterbury Tales
C
The Domesday Book
D
Sons and Lovers
Question 18
Who does the Lady of Shalott know what is going on outside?
A
Her maid tells her
B
She uses binoculars
C
She looks in a mirror which reflects the world
D
None of the above
Question 19
Tagore reminds us of our duty to the great men of our nation.
A
forget
B
pay homage and gratitude to
C
neglect
D
remind others about
Question 20
With which theatre in London Shakespeare was associated with
A
The Globe
B
London Coliseum
C
West End Theatre
D
Royal Court Theatre
There are 20 questions to complete.

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