English literature solved MCQ online quiz 218

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Mr. and Mrs. Bennet had..... Daughters.
A
Six
B
Seven
C
Five
D
None of these
Question 2
'Tess of the D'Urbervilles' is a novel written by-
A
Thomas Hardy
B
John Stuart Mill
C
Charles Dickens
D
Emily Bronte 8
Question 3
Who is the author of 'The Picture of Dorian Gray'?
A
Aldous Huxley
B
Boris Pasternauk
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Fitzerald
Question 4
The history of the One-Act Play can be traced back to the early Mystery and plays.
A
Adventure
B
Horror
C
Gothic
D
Miracle
Question 5
Which of the following texts published in the 1790s did not epitomize the radical social thinking stimulated by the French Revolution?
A
Wollstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Men
B
Paine's Rights of Man
C
Godwin's Enquiry Concerning Political Justice
D
Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France
Question 6
The soft palate is raised for vowels.
A
clear
B
oral
C
silent
D
voiced
Question 7
Elizabethans were notoriously superstitious. They feared witches, believed in magical animals, and sought good luck charms. What ''science'' did they utilize in trying to predict and control the future?
A
Alchemy
B
Metallurgy
C
Geocentricity
D
Astrology
Question 8
According to Sir Thomson, it will be a pity if the donkeys.....
A
disappear
B
die
C
fall ill
D
become extinct
Question 9
Restoration Age produced 'heroic tragedy' a mixture of.....
A
Epic and Tragedy
B
Epic and Comedy
C
None of the above
D
Both
Question 10
Hema has gone to after marriage with Chandrashekhar.
A
America
B
Canada
C
Australia
D
Russia
Question 11
Who is called the poet of supernatural?
A
S. T. Coleridge
B
Wordsworth
C
Keats
D
Shelley
Question 12
Which of the following is not a voiceless plosive?
A
/p/
B
/t/
C
/b/
D
/k/
Question 13
What did the narrator find in the taveran?
A
Pluto's corpse
B
A dog that was as black as Pluto
C
A strange monkey
D
A cat that looked like Pluto
Question 14
What was Mr. Jekyl?
A
retired judge
B
retired police officer
C
retired collector
D
retired teacher
Question 15
What is an Epigram?
A
a terse and witty statement
B
a short fiction
C
a long poem
D
a wise man
Question 16
What does the term 'eternal silence' in Tennyson's ''Ulysses'' refer to?
A
Life
B
Silence
C
Death
D
Humanity
Question 17
The earliest English comedy is probably.....
A
As You Like It
B
Ralph Roister Doister
C
The Shoemaker's Holiday
D
None of the above
Question 18
Everyday before the Fall Adam and Eve went out to work. What did their work consist of?
A
Hunting and gathering food
B
Tending to the Garden of Eden
C
Building shelter to live in
D
Naming all God's creatures and plants
Question 19
What is a Character?
A
a poet of writing
B
a joker of the writing
C
any person in a literary work
D
a famous man in play
Question 20
Death's Duell is one of the best of Donne.
A
Sermon
B
Prose
C
Poem
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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