English literature solved MCQ online quiz 16

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
According to the poet's grandmother, felling trees was a:
A
Shame
B
Crime
C
Wise act
D
Unavoidable
Question 2
Dream Children was written by
A
Leigh Hunt
B
Charles Lamb
C
Ruskin
D
None of these
Question 3
Poetry, for Richards, is a representation of uniquely ordered.....
A
state of mind
B
arrangement of words
C
arrangement of ideas
D
thoughts
Question 4
Who composed The Preludes?
A
S T Coleridge
B
William Wordsworth
C
William Shakespeare
D
William Blake
Question 5
Like the Byronic hero, the Shelleyanhero is a projection of.....
A
Keats
B
Historical Figure
C
Byron
D
Shelley
Question 6
Experimentation in which of the following areas of poetic expression characterize Victorian poetry and allow Victorian poets to represent psychology in a different way?
A
the use of pictorial description to construct visual images to represent the emotion or situation of the poem
B
sound as a means to express meaning
C
perspective, as in the dramatic monologue
D
all of the above
Question 7
The Sonnets of Shakespeare are dedicated to an unidentified person called the.....
A
Fairy Queen
B
Dark Lady
C
Old Woman
D
Beloved
Question 8
Radha's lover was also her playfellow.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 9
The main reason for Adam's fall might best be described as:
A
lust
B
love for Eve
C
pride
D
money
Question 10
Orhan Pamuk got Nobel Prize in-
A
2006
B
2007
C
2008
D
2000
Question 11
Shaw made the speech to.....
A
expose the follies of the Englishmen
B
improve the standard of English
C
reform the British
D
None of the above
Question 12
The typical Elizabethan drama was divided into acts.
A
three
B
four
C
five
D
None of the above
Question 13
vowels and diphthongs should be given correct length to improve the efficiency of Indian English.
A
Hindi
B
Sanskrit
C
English
D
All
Question 14
My teacher me a lot of homework in last lecture.
A
Was given
B
Had given
C
Have given
D
Has given
Question 15
''We are such stuff as dreams are made''. Whose words are these.
A
Shakespeare
B
Marlowe
C
Philip Sydney
D
None of these
Question 16
Who is the author of the famous novel 'War and Peace'
A
Anton Chekhov
B
Nikolai Gogol
C
Leo Tolstoy
D
Karl Marx
Question 17
Who is a modern author?
A
C. Marlow
B
Charles Dickens
C
Chaucer
D
Joseph Conrad
Question 18
'A Passage to India' is written by-
A
E.M. Forster
B
Sadat Hasan Mintu
C
Gallsworth
D
Rudyard Kipling
Question 19
Why did Antonio not lend the money to Bassanio?
A
Antonio was afraid that Bassanio would not return the money.
B
Antonio was a poor man.
C
Antonio did not wish to help Bassanio.
D
Antonio's ships were at sea and until they returned he had no money.
Question 20
What are the names of the two feuding families in Romeo and Juliet?
A
Capulet And Montague
B
Breslow and Felsher
C
Fuech and Goodside
D
Dawson and Hurley
There are 20 questions to complete.

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