English literature solved MCQ online quiz 143

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Elizabethan age is also known as
A
The age of Shakespeare
B
The age of Milton
C
The age of Spenser
D
The age of Sidney
Question 2
is Rosalind's niece.
A
Aliena
B
Ganymede
C
Celia
D
Miranda
Question 3
There are sections in the structure of 'Lycidas'.
A
six
B
seven
C
four
D
five
Question 4
What the term Objectivity refers?
A
Impersonal expression in literary works
B
individual
C
personal expression in works
D
disinterested person
Question 5
Mr. Utterson and Poole find body in the laboratory.
A
Dr. Jekyll's
B
Edward Hyde's
C
Dr. Lanyon's
D
Sir Danver Crew's
Question 6
Who has written Lyrical Ballads?
A
Coleridge and Keats
B
Wordsworth and Keats
C
Coleridge and Shelley
D
Coleridge and Wordsworth
Question 7
Who invented the term 'Sprung rhythm'?
A
Hopkins
B
Tennyson
C
Browning
D
Wordsworth
Question 8
She is like a rose. It is an example of-
A
Simile
B
Metaphor
C
Synecdoche
D
Metonymy
Question 9
Of all his predecessors, the following exerted a direct influence upon Shakespeare.
A
Lyly and Marlowe
B
Robert Greene and Thomas Nash
C
George Peele and Thomas Lodge
D
None of these
Question 10
How does the old man know immediately the size of the great marlin he has caught?
A
Soon after taking the bait, the fish jumps into the air, showing itself to the old man.
B
Santiago has encountered this fish before as a younger man.
C
He pulls and pulls on the line and nothing happens.
D
He doesn't know the size of the fish until after the sharks have attacked it.
Question 11
In the end, the angry Kala Nag.....
A
ran into its hole
B
attacked the four brothers
C
bit Gangu Ram all over his forehead
D
slipped out of the room quietly
Question 12
What was the name of the Bronte sister's only brother?
A
Anderson
B
Branwell
C
Richard
D
Pearson
Question 13
What injuries did Henry sustain one days?
A
Tore his wrist and busted his head
B
Fractured both his arms
C
Broke his back and slashed his foot
D
Dislocated his hip and yanked his toenail
Question 14
Beowulf is written in which period?
A
Middle English preod
B
Anlo-saxon preod
C
Elejabeth preod
D
Jacobian preod
Question 14 Explanation: 
Beowulf is written in which period in Anglo-Saxon period.
Question 15
Johnson defended Shakespeare's use of.....
A
Comedy
B
Tragedy
C
Tragi-comedy
D
None of the above
Question 16
A man's health, and character was thought to depend on the balance between the humours in his body.
A
two
B
four
C
three
D
None of the above
Question 17
The finest example in English verse or mock epic is.....
A
Battle of the frogs and lice
B
Mac fledrnoe
C
Rape of the lock
D
None of the above
Question 18
Who wrote 'Prometheus Unbound'?
A
Coleridge
B
Keats
C
Byron
D
Shelley
Question 18 Explanation: 
P. B.Shelley wrote 'Prometheus Unbound'.
Question 19
King Lear was unhappy with Cordelia because.....
A
he knew that she hated him.
B
he did not like that she felt only a sense of duty towards him.
C
he knew that she was planning to kill him.
D
he knew that she would leave him and go.
Question 20
'There's a special providence in the fall of a sparrow.'' The line given above occurs in
A
Hamlet
B
Henry IV, Pt I
C
The Tempest
D
Twelfth Night
There are 20 questions to complete.

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