English literature solved MCQ online quiz 14

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The Wilde Swans at Coole is first great collection of poems of
A
W. Lewis
B
Yeats
C
D. H. Lawrence
D
None of these
Question 2
Robert Frost attend in which school?
A
Laiciam High School
B
Lawrence High School
C
Adarsha High School
D
Licium High School
Question 2 Explanation: 
Robert Frost attend in Lawrence High School
Question 3
Who is the author of 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'?
A
William Wordsworth
B
S. T. Coleridge
C
W. Somerset Maugham
D
Sir Walter Scott
Question 3 Explanation: 
S. T. Coleridge is the author of 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'.
Question 4
Why did Jimmy Wells send an assistant policeman to arrest Bob?
A
Because he was busy with some other case
B
Because he suddenly fell sick
C
Because he did not have the heart to arrest his friend himself
D
Because he was not physically strong
Question 5
What was the old woman in the street pointing to while talking to the man in the car?
A
To a dog in the street.
B
To a wound on her arm.
C
To the roof of the building opposite to where the sniper was.
D
To the roof where the sniper lay.
Question 6
Who did write an epic on the growth of his own mind?
A
Blake
B
Tennyson
C
Browning
D
Wordsworth
Question 7
How long does it take for the sharks to arrive and attack the marlin?
A
Ten minutes
B
One hour
C
Six hours
D
A full day
Question 8
P. B. Shelley is known as.....
A
Epic Poet
B
Romantic Poet
C
Poet of nature
D
Poet of beauty
Question 8 Explanation: 
P. B. Shelley is known as Romantic Poet.
Question 9
The Great Fire of London took place in:
A
1660
B
1666
C
1662
D
1670
Question 10
The mother wants her children to lift high her banner from:
A
The dust
B
Ignominy
C
Infamy
D
The litter bin
Question 11
As a child, the narrator was most happy when:
A
Tormenting the street cats and dogs
B
Playing with his siblings
C
Feeding and caressing his pets
D
Plastering household objects into walls
Question 12
Who is Neo-Classic?
A
Tennyson
B
Alexander Pope
C
Robert Browning
D
a and c
Question 13
The ode on which topic that Coleridge wrote while attending Jesus College, Cambridge won him the Browne Gold Medal?
A
On the creativity of human mind
B
On romantic philosophy
C
On supernatural elements in poetry
D
On the slave trade
Question 14
Which of the following was not one of the four bodily humours?
A
choler
B
blood
C
cholesterol
D
black bile
Question 15
A satyr play was usually performed after a.....
A
Tragic trilogy
B
Comic performance
C
Heroic play
D
None
Question 16
Conrad is associated with the technique of
A
Simple narrative
B
oblique narrative
C
interior monologue
D
dramatic monologue
Question 17
Which was the oldest period in English literature?
A
Anglo-Norman
B
Anglo-Saxon
C
Chaucer's period
D
Middle Age
Question 17 Explanation: 
Anglo-Saxon period is the oldest period in English literature.
Question 18
Which language did young Elizabeth learn in secret?
A
French
B
Gaelic
C
Esperanto
D
Welsh
Question 19
Who was the famous playwright mentioned several times in ''Mac Flecknoe'' whom Thomas Shadwell greatly admired?
A
Ben Jonson
B
Richard Flecknoe
C
Tennesse Williams
D
None of the above
Question 20
''Renaissance'' is a:
A
French word
B
Italian word
C
Greek word
D
Spanish word
There are 20 questions to complete.

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