English literature solved MCQ online quiz 154

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which one from the below writers was also a physician
A
Anton Chekhov
B
Charles Dickens
C
Ernest Hemingway
D
Oscar Wilde
Question 2
Which is the longest book?
A
Book X
B
Book VIII
C
Book IX
D
Book I
Question 3
The protagonists in the works of modern playwrights like Osborne, Ibsen and Shaw are.....
A
Ordinary People
B
Kings and Queens
C
Rustics
D
Nobles
Question 4
Which of the following ages in literary history is the latest?
A
The Augustan Age
B
The Victorian Age
C
The Georgian Age
D
The Restoration Age
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Georgian Age in literary history is the latest.
Question 5
They rushed..... the chamber.
A
in
B
into
C
on
D
for
Question 6
In the production of the nasal sounds the soft palate is.....
A
raised
B
lowered
C
central
D
neutral
Question 7
According to Samuel Johnson, No man but a blockhead ever wrote except for...:
A
love.
B
honor.
C
money.
D
his party.
Question 8
'England expects every man to do his duty.'-Who told it?
A
Nelson
B
Churchill
C
Wilson
D
Thatcher
Question 8 Explanation: 
'England expects every man to do his duty.'-Nelson told it.
Question 9
Shakespeare made Stratford his regular home in:
A
About 1611
B
About 1610
C
About 1609
D
About 1608
Question 10
Who of the following was not a Restoration Comedian?
A
George Farquhar
B
William Wycherley
C
George Crabbe
D
William Congreve
Question 11
In which novel the setting includes haunted castles, secret passages, winding staircases and dungeons and caves.
A
Gothic novel
B
Autobiographical novel
C
Historical novel
D
Stream of consciousness novel
Question 12
According to Angoori a man would give the to a girl who in turn would be crazy and elope with him.
A
Sweets
B
wild weed
C
love portion
D
None of the above
Question 13
The poet refers to the captain as 'my father' because:
A
He was actually Lincoln's son
B
He was Lincoln's stepson
C
All sea farers referred to Lincoln as their father
D
Lincoln is regarded as the father of America
Question 14
The styles of The Owl and the Nightingale and Ancrene Riwle show what about the poetry and prose written around the year 1200?
A
They were written for sophisticated and well-educated readers.
B
Writing continued to benefit only readers fluent in Latin and French.
C
Their readers' primary language was English.
D
a and c only
Question 15
'The Wheel of Fire' a criticism was written by
A
W. Knight
B
Hazlitt
C
Dryden
D
None of these
Question 16
Dickens' contains his personal experiences.
A
The Pickwick Papers
B
Dombey and Son
C
A Christmas Carol
D
David Copperfield
Question 17
Which was Robert Frost's famous poem?
A
Henry Holt
B
North of Boston
C
The road not taken
D
Mountain Interval
Question 17 Explanation: 
Robert Frost's famous poem was The road not taken.
Question 18
Wordsworth lived from
A
1775-1859
B
1770-1850
C
1770-1802
D
None of these
Question 19
Angoori and Prabhati's union was postponed for years.
A
6
B
5
C
3
D
None of the above
Question 20
In Shakespeare's literary output, the period 1604-1608 is the period of:
A
Comedy plays
B
Historical plays
C
Great Tragedies
D
None of above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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