10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
Which is known as Shakespeare's enchanting swan-song?
Question 1 Explanation:
'The Tempest' is known as Shakespeare's Swansong.
The narrator's wife regarded all black cats as?
Harbingers of bad news
Omens of doom
Witches in disguise
The writer of the story 'Springtime' is
William Somerset Maugham
Who said ''Tragedy imitates men as better and comedy as worse than they really are.''
The famous poem 'Ulysses' is written by?
The way of the World is considered to be the finest example of Restoration Comedy because of its.....
love affairs and intrigues
striking characterization and brilliant dialogue
portrayal of high society
commentary on fashion and beauty
Who is the author of ''The Origin of Species''?
Question 7 Explanation:
Charles Darwin is the author of ''The Origin of Species''.
In 'Ode to a Grecian Urn' Keats ponders on.....
life after death
German philosopher and critic G W Hegel stressed the importance of in a tragedy.
..... has not written any Restoration Comedy.
In ancient time, the drama festivals were held in honour of the wine-god
Tapasya is daughter of
Who wrote the poem 'Solitary Reaper'?
Question 13 Explanation:
William Wordsworth wrote the poem 'Solitary Reaper'.
Chaucer buried in a corner of Westminster, which came to know as.....?
None of the above
What does the lawyer want the banker to do to signal to him that the writings he did in different languages have no errors?
knock at the door twice
slip a letter under the door
shoot off a gun shot
blow a whistle
Who is the author of 'The Dark Room'?
R K Narayan
What was the nationality of Oscar Wilde?
Who wrote ''Mirror for Magistrates''?
Who is the main protagonist of Paradise Lost?
As the dismissed cook sat starving in his hut, what was he convinced about?
He would die of hunger.
He would soon find another job
He would have to move to a new place.
His nose had acquired great publicity.
There are 20 questions to complete.