English literature solved MCQ online quiz 120

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
How does Pope want to live as expressed in the last stanza of ''On Solitude''?
A
unseen and unknown
B
famous and wealthy
C
wise and knowledgeable
D
lazy and quiet
Question 2
The teeth ridge is also called the.....
A
alveolar ridge
B
palatal ridge
C
nasal ridge
D
oral ridge
Question 3
Alonso and Gonzalo were saved by.....
A
Ferdinand and Miranda
B
Sycorax and Caliban
C
Prospero's magical powers
D
Ariel's smartness
Question 4
The sentence 'Who would have thought Shylock was so unkind'? expresses.....
A
hyperbole
B
intreeogation
C
command
D
wonder
Question 4 Explanation: 
The sentence 'Who would have thought Shylock was so unkind'? expresses wonder.
Question 5
'Rabbi Ben Ezra' is written by.....
A
Cynewulf
B
Geoffrey Chaucer
C
Robert Browning
D
None of the above
Question 5 Explanation: 
'Rabbi Ben Ezra' is written by Robert Browning.
Question 6
A donkey becomes at night.
A
visible
B
invisible
C
wild
D
domestic
Question 7
Who wrote preface to Shakespeare:
A
Sir Philip Sydney
B
Dryden
C
Dr. Johnson
D
None of these
Question 8
William Golding got Nobel Prize for his-
A
Merchant of Venice
B
Measure for Measure
C
The Lord of the Flies
D
Heart of the Matter
Question 9
Which one of the following terms is often called for the England's national poet, William Shakespeare?
A
Bard of London
B
Master Dramatist
C
Supreme Poet
D
Bard of Avon
Question 10
Siegfried Sassoon in his poem 'The Death Bed'.....
A
glorifies war
B
despises war
C
loves war
D
avoids war
Question 11
When Michael tells Adam what will become of mankind after the Fall, he is actually narrating stories taken directly from:
A
The New Testament
B
Homer's epic poems
C
The Hebrew Bible
D
The Koran
Question 12
Following are the lines of: ''I'm your wife if you marry me If not, I'll die your maid to be your fellow You may deny me, but I'll be your servant Whether you deny or not''.
A
Hamlet
B
Romeo and Juliet
C
Tempest
D
Othello
Question 13
Who is the American transcendental philosopher who was much influenced by Samuel Taylor Coleridge?
A
Ernest Holmes
B
John Locke
C
Ralph Waldo Emerson
D
John Locke
Question 14
said: 'A thing of beauty is a joy forever.'
A
Shelly
B
Byron
C
Keats
D
Wordsworth
Question 15
The second part of the poem is in.....
A
Village
B
City
C
Dreams
D
None of the above
Question 16
''La Belle Dame Sans Merci'' is a
A
Song
B
Ode
C
Ballad
D
None of the above
Question 17
T. S Eliot was born in.....
A
Ireland
B
England
C
Wales
D
USA
Question 17 Explanation: 
T. S Eliot was born in USA.
Question 18
The murder of Sir Danver Crew is seen by a.....
A
butler
B
maid
C
chef
D
sweeper
Question 19
'The Soul of a Tragedy' by means of Aristotle is
A
Character
B
Plot
C
Dialogue
D
None of them.
Question 20
'The Cambridge school' refers to a group who emerged when?
A
The 1900's
B
The 1960's
C
The 1920's
D
The 1930's
There are 20 questions to complete.

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