English literature solved MCQ online quiz 131

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What is the name of the storyteller of 'One Thousand and One Nights'
A
Scheherazade
B
Sultana
C
Nura
D
Morgiana
Question 2
'SARTOR RESARTUS' is a prose work by:
A
John Ruskin
B
Carlyle
C
Bacon
D
Lamb
Question 3
is the subtitle of the play Naga-Mandal
A
Play with the flames
B
correctchoice Play with a Cobra
C
Play with folktales
Question 4
What do you mean by Lampoon?
A
An exaggerated statement
B
A short significant poem
C
The poet who writes sonnet
D
To mock some powerful person
Question 5
The term vibhava stands for.....
A
emotion
B
cause
C
response
D
none of the above
Question 6
..... is the first poem of Dr. Johnson.
A
The seasons
B
The Vanity of Human Wishes
C
London
D
Ode to Evening
Question 7
Romeo learns of Juliet's death from
A
Mercutio
B
Friar John
C
Lady Capulet
D
Balthasar
Question 8
The London Merchant and Maria Magdalena are examples of tragedy.
A
Domestic
B
Modern
C
Romantic
D
Classical
Question 9
Schatz's confusion was cleared by
A
His father
B
His mother
C
His friends
D
His siblings
Question 10
What is a Sonnet?
A
Poem of 6 lines
B
Poem of 8lines
C
Poem of 14 lines
D
Poem of 25 lines
Question 11
''La Belle Dame Sans Merci'' was a popular subject for the painters.
A
Romantic
B
Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
C
Realist
D
None of the above
Question 12
Becky Thatcher is the daughter of a.....
A
painter
B
lawyer
C
judge
D
doctor
Question 13
Which work did Edmund Spenser author?
A
The Castle of Perseverance
B
The Double
C
The Metamorphoses
D
The Faerie Queene
Question 14
Who wrote 'The Ruins of Time'?
A
Sir Philip Sidney
B
Edmund Spenser
C
John Keat
D
Henry
Question 14 Explanation: 
Edmund Spenser wrote 'The Ruins of Time'.
Question 15
Who is writer of the poem 'Justice'?
A
John Milton
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Charles Dickens
D
Henry Wordsworth Longfellow
Question 15 Explanation: 
Henry Wordsworth Longfellow is writer of the poem 'Justice'.
Question 16
''The first in beauty should be first in might''..... is the line spoken in Hyperion by:
A
Oceanus
B
Hyperion
C
Apollo
D
None of these
Question 17
Who is contemporary of William Shakespeare?
A
Christopher Marlowe
B
Lord Tennyson
C
John Milton
D
All of them
Question 18
is a long narrative speech given by one character on the stage to the audience.
A
Soliloquy
B
Aside
C
Dramatic foil
D
Monologue
Question 19
Shelley's poetry used all of the following components for themes except:
A
Worship of God
B
Passion
C
Narcissism
D
Emotional self...indulgence
Question 20
Which one is the correct form below?
A
Emma-Goethe
B
Freedom-Shakespeare
C
War and Peace-Tolstoy
D
all the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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