English literature solved MCQ online quiz 175

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Tennyson's poem 'In Memoriam'was written in memory of?
A
H. Hallam
B
Edward King
C
Wellington
D
P. B. Shelley
Question 2
Jane Austen in addition to, 'Pride and Prejudice' had also written:
A
Emma
B
Sense and Sensibility
C
Persuasion
D
All of these
Question 3
Who tells Macbeth, ''The queen, my lord, is dead''?
A
Seyton
B
Siward
C
The Doctor
D
Caithness
Question 4
The title Refund refers to refund of.....
A
advance money
B
loan
C
interest
D
fees
Question 5
''Who trusted God was love indeed And love creation's final law''-this famous quotation is taken from?
A
Ulysses
B
In Memoriam
C
Men and Women
D
Vanity Fair
Question 6
''Astrophel and Stella'' is a:
A
Allegory
B
Epic
C
Sonnet
D
Ballad
Question 7
Who is the writer of the book 'A Passage to India'?
A
E. M. Forster
B
Charles Dickens
C
Rudyard Kipling
D
James Joyce
Question 7 Explanation: 
E. M. Forster is the writer of the book 'A Passage to India'.
Question 8
Browning is famous for his:
A
Sensory images
B
Dramatic Monologues
C
Narrative ballads
D
Blank Verse
Question 9
What period in English Literature is called the ''Augustans Age''?
A
Early 16th Century
B
17th Century
C
Early 18th Century
D
None of these
Question 10
What type of writing did Walter Pater define as the special and opportune art of the modern world?
A
the novel
B
nonfiction prose
C
the lyric
D
transcripts of Parliamentary debates
Question 11
What is meant by 'Wessex'?
A
A county in Ireland
B
The region where Bronte sisters lived
C
The home town of George Eliot
D
The region in which Hardy's novels are set
Question 12
Donne's greatest religious poem is.....
A
The Extasie
B
Holy Sonnets
C
Of the Progress of the Soule
D
None of the above
Question 13
Binya wore a claw as a lucky charm.
A
Leopard
B
Lion
C
Tiger
D
None of the above
Question 14
''I wandered lonely as a cloud'' is an example of-
A
Metaphor
B
Epigram
C
Satire
D
Simile
Question 15
On smelling the perfume of the girl's hair, the author wanted to:
A
ask her for her brand of shampoo
B
request her to tie her hair in a braid
C
kiss her hair
D
touch her hair
Question 16
He went..... Mehsana..... bus.
A
to, by
B
towards, in
C
from, on
D
by, with
Question 17
Who was often called as the Romantic Poet as most of his poems revolved around nature?
A
William Blake
B
William Shakespeare
C
William Morris
D
William Wordsworth
Question 18
'Strife', 'Loyalties' and 'Escape' are noteworthy plays of.....
A
Galsworthy
B
Ibsen
C
Shaw
D
Sheriff
Question 19
Greville was biographer of:
A
Edmund Spencer
B
John Donne
C
Sir Philip Sidney
D
John Milton
Question 20
The speaker holds Miss Puspha in high esteem.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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