English literature solved MCQ online quiz 199

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What the term Elegy refers?
A
a song of lamentation
B
a song of pleasure
C
a hymn
D
a praiseworthy song
Question 2
Where is the kingdom of Manaco located?
A
In France
B
In Italy
C
Between France and Italy
D
Near the borders of France and Italy
Question 3
''I have no other but a woman's reason I think him so, because I think him so'' Which of Shakespeare's play contain above lines?
A
The two gentle men of Verona
B
Merry wives of Windsor
C
The noble Kinsman
D
Measure for measure
Question 4
What was the first published title of Christopher Marlow's play The Jew of Malta?
A
The Story of the Rich Jew of Malta
B
The Tragedy of the Rich Jew of Malta
C
The Tragedy of the Jew of Malta
D
The Famous Tragedy of the Rich Jew of Malta
Question 5
''Art for art's sake'' was the credo of.....
A
symbolism
B
feminism
C
aestheticism
D
imagism
Question 6
'The Diary of Anne Frank' was originally written in which language
A
German
B
Dutch
C
Russian
D
English
Question 7
Which of the following is associated with the 'Oxford Movement'?
A
Newman
B
Froude
C
Kingsley
D
All of the above
Question 8
Elizabethans had many occupational choices. One could become an apothecary, clerk, physician, or even court jester. Though there seemed to be a myriad of careers to choose from, most people still ended up being very poor. In order to survive, what illegal activity did a large number of citizens pursue?
A
Begging
B
Money lending
C
Fortune-telling
D
Wine bottling
Question 9
Which of the following methods emphasizes the use of the vernacular?
A
Direct Method
B
Bilingual Method
C
Grammar-Translation Method
D
None of the above
Question 10
What did the poet doubt?
A
Whether he should consult somebody about the roads
B
Whether he would ever come back
C
Whether he should turn back
D
None of the above
Question 11
Realistic fiction is opposed to fiction.
A
classical
B
neo-classical
C
naturalistic
D
romantic
Question 12
The Deserted Village mourns the ill-effects of the.....
A
French Revolution
B
Restoration
C
American War of Independence
D
Industrial Revolution
Question 13
The central idea of 'I wandered lonely as a cloud' is that.....
A
nature excites human imagination
B
nature is harmful for human being
C
nature is beautiful
D
we can find solace in nature
Question 13 Explanation: 
The central idea of 'I wandered lonely as a cloud' is that we can find solace in nature.
Question 14
What were the Magi known for?
A
Casting spells.
B
Cursing newborn babes.
C
Bringing valuable gifts.
D
Taking away others gifts.
Question 15
The name 'Picaresque Novel' is derived from the word Picaro.
A
French
B
German
C
Spanish
D
Italian
Question 16
Which 'preface' is accepted as the manifesto of the Romantic Movement?
A
Preface, 1797
B
Preface, 1800
C
Preface, 1802
D
None of the above
Question 17
The entire period of Puritan is covered by the dominance of war
A
I World
B
Civil
C
II World
D
None of the above
Question 18
What happens to the girl who eat the weed, according to Angoori?
A
Dies
B
Sing and Cry
C
Speak illogical
D
None of the above
Question 19
What was the effect of magical roots when mixed with food and eaten?
A
The person would die
B
The person would get attracted
C
The person would become blind
D
None of the above
Question 20
Who was the greatest dramatist of English literature?
A
P.B. Shelley
B
William Wordsworth
C
William Shakespeare
D
All the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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