English literature solved MCQ online quiz 207

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who was unable to cry near the Baba's cave?
A
Lall
B
Tarun
C
Mr. Jakyl
D
Meghananda
Question 2
Shylock is a character of.....
A
Doctor Faustus
B
The Merchant of Venice
C
The Way of the World
D
Arms and the Man
Question 2 Explanation: 
Shylock is a character of 'The Merchant of Venice'.
Question 3
Who called poetry ''The Mother of Lies?''
A
Aristotle
B
Plato
C
Longinus
D
Horace.
Question 4
'A little learning is a dangerous thing' quoted by?
A
Alexander Pope
B
John Dryden
C
John Milton
D
Ben Jonson
Question 5
Ferdinand was filled with sorrow and despair because he felt that his father and others.....
A
were lost in the forest
B
had drowned in the sea
C
were dead
D
had left him alone
Question 6
How does Lady Macbeth explain her husband's wild behavior at the banquet?
A
She tells the guests that Banquo's ghost is haunting Macbeth.
B
She tells the guests that Macbeth has had too much to drink.
C
She informs the guests that Macbeth is ill.
D
She reveals that Macbeth is overcome with grief over the death of Duncan.
Question 7
The other prominent syllable, next to primary accent, is said to have-
A
tonic accent
B
secondary accent
C
smaller accent
D
none of the above
Question 8
Shakespeare was born in
A
Warwickshire
B
Derby
C
Oxford
D
Northampton
Question 9
The beggar girl's name was.....
A
Miss Bella
B
Miss Olivia
C
Miss Smith
D
Miss Rosy
Question 10
In which year was the ''Globe Theatre'' built?
A
1588
B
1590
C
1594
D
1599
Question 11
Ecocriticism is also referred to as.....
A
simple studies
B
plant studies
C
green studies
D
wild life studies
Question 12
Early plays of Shakespeare's are?
A
Tragedy
B
Tragicomedy
C
Romantic
D
Comedy
Question 13
How do the Shelby's treat their slaves?
A
Kindly but firmly
B
Set them all free
C
Beat them everyday
D
They do not have slaves
Question 14
The play ends with Mr. Hardcastle telling Marlow that the 'poor relation' is actually.....
A
A neighbor
B
An actress
C
A schemer
D
The daughter of the house
Question 15
What major new prose genre emerged in the Jacobean era?
A
the novel
B
the sermon
C
the familiar essay
D
the intimate essay
Question 16
The Charge of the Light Bridge is a poem by
A
Arnold
B
Tennyson
C
D.G Rossetti
D
Leigh Hunt
Question 17
Who is Mr. Tench in The Power and the Glory?
A
A teacher
B
A clerk
C
A thief
D
A dentist
Question 18
Behrman was a by profession.
A
teacher
B
poet
C
actor
D
painter
Question 19
Who is the author of 'Arabian Nights'?
A
Sir Richard Burton
B
Alexander Pope
C
Smith
D
None of them
Question 20
Which work of William Wordsworth, with the joint publication with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature?
A
Poems, in Two Volumes
B
Lyrical Ballads
C
The Prelude
D
The Excursion
There are 20 questions to complete.

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