10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
When did Frost and Elinor were force to return to America?
Question 1 Explanation:
Frost and Elinor were forced to return to America in 1914.
What is the full name of the great American short story writer O'Henry?
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
William Sydney Porter
Question 2 Explanation:
William Sydney Porter is the full name of the great American short story writer O'Henry.
Poets like Tennyson, Robert Browning, Thomas Carlyle and Mathew Arnold belong to the
In the second stanza of Astrophel and Stella 1, what does the reference to ''turning others' leaves'' mean?
Getting inspiration from others
Gathering leaves in the autumn
In the composition of the Natyashashtra, abhinaya or the art of acting was borrowed from.....
The comparison of unlike things using the words like or as
None of the above
Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar' is a.....
Question 7 Explanation:
Shakespeare's 'Julius Caesar' is a tragedy drama.
defines a critic as the one who ''narrates the adventures of the soul among masterpieces''.
Which of the following would not have been an appropriate protagonist for a Romantic literary text?
a French revolutionary
a Greek or Roman mythological figure
a monster fabricated in a laboratory
All would have been appropriate protagonists for a Romantic literary text.
Lingua Franca refers to the term-
Pastoral Poem refers a poem about.....life.
shepherd or rural
Which of the following factors, according to Browning's ''Love among the Ruins'', can conquer all and surpass everything in life?
What is verse?
lines of poem
a song of lamentation
a rhythmic measurement
'To err is human, to forgive is divine' is written by.....
Question 14 Explanation:
To err is human, to forgive is divine' is written by Alexander Pope.
Which one is the first science-fiction novel
The Time Machine
King Lear had.....daughters.
Who might be considered the friendliest and most sociable of all God's angels?
Who wrote 'Ode to a Nightingale'?
Question 18 Explanation:
John Keats wrote 'Ode to a Nightingale'.
Yeats was acutely aware of the of his age.
Impact of war
problem of child labour
Seneca was a famous Roman tragic
None of these
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