English literature solved MCQ online quiz 177

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
During the early phase of his life Yeats wrote poetry under the influence of
A
The romantics
B
the naturalists
C
the pre-Raphaelites
D
the existentialists
Question 2
Jackson island is in the middle of the river.....
A
Mississippi
B
Yamuna
C
Saraswati
D
Ganga
Question 3
'Macbeth' is a-
A
play
B
novel
C
essay
D
poem
Question 4
Words such as guillotine, restaurant and menu show the influence of language on English vocabulary.
A
Arabic
B
Chinese
C
German
D
French
Question 5
was Prospero's daughter.
A
Rosalind
B
Miranda
C
Ariel
D
Sycorax
Question 6
The first complete version of Bible in English language was made by:
A
Wyclif
B
Thomas more
C
John Lyly
D
Robert Greene
Question 7
Who is the father of English Literature?
A
Roger Bacon
B
Robert Browning
C
Geoffrey Chaucer
D
Cynewulf
Question 7 Explanation: 
Geoffrey Chaucer is the father of English Literature.
Question 8
Griffin came to the inn named in Iping.
A
Invisible Man
B
Coach & Horses
C
Inn of Iping
D
Horses and Coach
Question 9
Who said the following: ''Sir, I am a true labourer: I earn that I eat, get that I wear, owe no man hate, envy no man's happiness''?
A
Touchstone
B
Corin
C
Duke Senior
D
Ganymede
Question 10
is the rightful Duke of Milan.
A
Antonio
B
Stefano
C
Caliban
D
Prospero
Question 11
is Countess Olivia's uncle.
A
Duke Orsino
B
Sebastian
C
Antonio
D
Sir Toby
Question 12
With which famous writer Coleridge became friends with in Christ's Hospital, also called The Bluecoat School?
A
John Keats
B
Charles Lamb
C
William Wordsworth
D
Shelley
Question 13
'Saint Joan' is most successful work.
A
Shaw's
B
Shakespeare's
C
Marlowe's
D
None of these
Question 14
Who kills Banquo?
A
Macduff
B
Fleance
C
Macbeth
D
A group of murderers hired by Macbeth
Question 15
had advised to keep a grass cutter to maintain the garden.
A
The neighbour
B
The beggar woman
C
Dasa
D
None of the above
Question 16
How was the king relationship with his daughter?
A
He despised her as his stepdaughter.
B
He blamed her for his misfortunes.
C
She was the apple of his eyes and was loved by him above all humanity.
D
She was the apple of his eyes and was loved by him above all humanity.
Question 17
Which of the following plays of Shakespeare, according to T. S. Eliot, is 'artistic failure'?
A
The Tempest
B
Hamlet
C
Henry IV, Pt I
D
Twelfth Night
Question 18
In English poetry the theme of Elegy is.....
A
joyful
B
mournful
C
happiness
D
contentment
Question 19
'Ode to the west wind' is by.....
A
Keats
B
Shelley
C
Coleridge
D
Wordsworth
Question 19 Explanation: 
'Ode to the west wind' is by Shelley.
Question 20
'Frailty thy name is woman' is a famous dialogue from.....
A
Marlowe
B
W. Shakespeare
C
Webster
D
T.S Eliot
Question 20 Explanation: 
'Frailty thy name is woman' is a famous dialogue from the famous play by William Shakespeare.
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