English literature solved MCQ online quiz 171

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
''We die As hours do, and dry Away Like to the summer's rain;'' is stated by-
A
John keats
B
Wordsworth
C
Shelley
D
Milton
Question 2
What was the real worth of the necklace that had been lost?
A
Two hundred francs
B
Four hundred francs
C
Five hundred francs
D
one hundred and fifty francs
Question 3
Vowels that do not change their quality are called.....
A
pure vowels
B
vowel glides
C
phonemes
D
nasalized vowels
Question 4
Wasserkopf had to.....
A
take a written exam.
B
deliver a lecture
C
pay a fine
D
answer questions in all the subjects
Question 5
'Three score' means-
A
thirty times
B
three hundred times
C
three times twenty
D
more than three
Question 6
Who is the person Dryden is satirically mocking in the poem
A
Thomas Shadwell
B
Ben Jonson
C
William Shakespeare
D
None of the above
Question 7
Baptista lived in a beautiful city of Italy.
A
Milan
B
Padua
C
Venice
D
Florence
Question 8
In 1638 and 1639 Milton traveled abroad. In which country did he spend most of the time?
A
Germany
B
France
C
Italy
D
Spain
Question 9
James Joyce's famous novel-
A
Roots
B
Ulysses
C
Tom Jones
D
Rebecca
Question 10
French structuralism was inaugurated in the 1950s by the cultural anthropologist.....
A
Ramon Jakobson
B
Leon Edel
C
Claude Levi Strauss
D
Dorothy Richardson
Question 11
Natukaka slept with his keys..... his pillow.
A
over
B
under
C
for
D
of
Question 12
William Wordsworth is pre-eminently.....
A
a poet of nature
B
a poet of love
C
a poet of human nature
D
a poet of liberty
Question 12 Explanation: 
William Wordsworth is pre-eminently a poet of nature.
Question 13
Who is called the 'Mock heroic poet'?
A
Edmund Walter
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Alexander Pope
D
Dr. Samuel Johnson
Question 14
For ordinary women, the Renaissance
A
had very little impact
B
greatly improved the material conditions of their lives
C
worsened their social status
D
allowed them access to education for the first time
Question 15
Jonson's importance does not of course depend on his theory of comedy, but upon his success as a.....
A
Comic dramatist
B
Critic
C
Novelist
D
None of the above
Question 16
What is the full name of the tragedy 'Dr Faustus'?
A
The Tragical History of Dr Faustus
B
The Tragic History of Dr Faustus
C
The Tragedy of Dr Faustus
D
Dr Faustus
Question 16 Explanation: 
The full name of the tragedy 'Dr Faustus' is the Tragical History of Dr Faustus.
Question 17
She decided to marry him.....
A
on the spur of the moment
B
in the spur of the moment
C
at the spur of the moment
D
of the spur of the moment
Question 18
A literary critic should be free from.....
A
disease
B
arrogance
C
greed
D
bias
Question 19
Thomas Kyd's 'The Spanish Tragedy' is a
A
Domestic
B
Romantic
C
Heroic
D
Senecan
Question 20
Ruskin Bond received the Sahitya Akademi award for his book.
A
The Night Train at Deoli
B
The blue Umbrella
C
The Room on the Roof
D
Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra
There are 20 questions to complete.

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