English literature solved MCQ online quiz 149

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who was deposed from the English throne in the Glorious, or Bloodless, Revolution in 1688?
A
Elizabeth I
B
James II
C
George II
D
William and Mary
Question 2
What does the poet say about Bombay in the poem?
A
The houses there are very small
B
There are no hills there
C
The grandmother hates living there
D
There are no trees there
Question 3
When the medical report showed cancer, his parents..... to the fact that he was chewing tobacco.
A
will wake up
B
woke up
C
wakes up
D
waking up
Question 4
What was Samuel Langhorne Clemens' pen-name
A
Mark Twain
B
Bram Stoker
C
Ernest Hemingway
D
Leo Tolstoy
Question 5
Hardy's novels portray the conflict between.....
A
science and religion
B
rural and urban civilization
C
man and nature
D
ancient and modern values
Question 6
Child Harold's Pilgrimage by Lord Byron was published in, is a poem on?
A
1812, his travels
B
1815, journey
C
1779, statue
D
1823, views
Question 7
John Keats is a-
A
poet
B
dramatist
C
artist
D
none
Question 8
What is Epistolary Novel?
A
a novel of short length
B
a novel personal feelings
C
a Novella
D
a novel of correspondence among the characters
Question 9
The Essays of Elia was first published in book form in
A
1795
B
1807
C
1823
D
1829
Question 10
Which one is the longest book in Milton's Paradise Lost?
A
Book IIV
B
Book IX
C
Book XI
D
Book X
Question 10 Explanation: 
Book IX has 1189 lines in it.
Question 11
When a word has a range of reference beyond itself, we call it a.....
A
metaphor
B
simile
C
euphemism
D
symbol
Question 12
How does Kate dress in the morning?
A
Fashionably
B
Plainly
C
In gowns
D
In rags
Question 13
Johnsy had come to the Greenwich Village from
A
California
B
Maine
C
Manhattan
D
New Jersey
Question 14
Directive function is most commonly used in
A
Seeking information
B
Command and requests
C
Seeking opinions
D
Expressing attitudes/feelings
Question 15
Which Poet Laureate wrote about a church mouse?
A
Betjeman
B
Hughes
C
Marvel
D
Larkin
Question 16
Which one is the famous prose work of Samuel Taylor Coleridge?
A
Kubla Khan
B
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
C
Biographia Literaria
D
Christabel
Question 17
Ben Jonson was chiefly a writer of.....
A
Comedies
B
Tragedies
C
Poems
D
Epics
Question 18
What is meaning of the word Euphemism? vii
A
vague idea
B
inoffensive expression
C
a verbal play
D
a wise saying
Question 19
The term gynocriticism was coined by.....
A
Elaine Showlater
B
Elizabeth Browning
C
Jane Austen
D
Patricia Meyer
Question 20
Walter Scott's Wandering Willie's Tale was written in.....
A
1824
B
1834
C
1844
D
1854
There are 20 questions to complete.

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