English literature solved MCQ online quiz 133

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
has become the common label bringing together the many literatures in English from Africa, Australia, Canada, India, Singapore and the West Indies.
A
Post-Colonial
B
Postmodern
C
Post structuralism
D
None of the above
Question 2
Which one is 19th century English Literature from above?
A
1601-1699
B
1701-1799
C
1801-1899
D
1901-1999
Question 3
What does George Harris' master demand of him that prompts him to plan his escape?
A
Relocate to Louisiana
B
Punish another slave
C
Abandon his faith
D
Marry another woman
Question 4
Macbeth has a vision or imagines that something is floating in the air. What is it?
A
a sword
B
a dagger
C
a canon
D
a stick
Question 5
In what respect were the two roads similar?
A
Both were of equal length
B
Both went in the same direction
C
Both had been cleared of all leaves
D
Both were equally fair
Question 6
To the Light House'' is written by:
A
Lawrence
B
Hemingway
C
Forster
D
None of these
Question 7
Andrew Marvell was a tutor to the daughter of.....
A
Lord John
B
Lord Foxfair
C
Lord Fairfox
D
None of the above
Question 8
A Fantasy is.....
A
An imaginary story
B
A funny film
C
A real life event
D
A funny place
Question 8 Explanation: 
A Fantasy is an imaginary story.
Question 9
Who was murdered by Griffin?
A
Colonel Adye
B
Mr.Hall
C
Wicksteed, an old man
D
Mr.Cuss
Question 10
Satan's name before he fell from heaven was:
A
Beezlebub
B
Michael
C
Lucifer
D
Belial
Question 11
When was the first edition of the poem Paradise Lost published?
A
1656
B
1667
C
1676
D
1673
Question 12
Mark Antony asked for permission from Brutus to carry Caesar's body to and to make a funeral speech.
A
Caesar's home
B
his own house
C
the market place
D
the palace
Question 13
'Huckleberry Finn' is a novel written by-
A
Robert Frost
B
Emily Dickinson
C
Mark Twain
D
Walt Whitman
Question 14
O'Henry is famous for-
A
Drama
B
short story
C
novel
D
poem
Question 15
The Nurse's Song was written by:
A
Keats
B
Tennyson
C
Blake
D
Shelley
Question 16
chaucer was fined in 1367 or 1366 for.....?
A
beating a friar in a London street
B
for writing poetry against the church
C
for crossing the border of Great Britain
D
None of the above
Question 17
Which type of novel involves dystopia, advance technology, time travel and extraterrestrial life?
A
Gothic novel
B
Picaresque novel
C
Autobiographical novel
D
Science fiction novel
Question 18
Who said that ''a text may possess so many different meaning that it cannot have a Meaning''?
A
Margaret Drabble
B
John Fowles
C
Thomas Pynchon
D
Jacques Derrida
Question 19
Identify the work by Ruskin which began as a defence of contemporary landscape artist especially Turner?
A
The Stones of Venice
B
The Two Paths
C
The Seven Lamps of Architecture
D
Modem Painters
Question 20
The Greek word is used to denote the power of speech and thought.
A
Ethos
B
Pathos
C
Logos
D
Mentos
There are 20 questions to complete.

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