10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
The battle between God's army and Satan's rebels in heaven lasted:
Who is the writer of 'Ulysess'?
A. Lord Tennyson
Question 2 Explanation:
A. Lord Tennyson is the writer of 'Ulysess'.
Which one of the following works of Geoffrey Chaucer is an elegy written for Blanche of Lancaster?
The House of Fame
The Book of the Duchess
Troilus and Criseyde
The Legend of Good Women
The Novel, ''TristramShandy'' is written by.....
The setting of Conrad's novels is based on his own experiences of the
tour of India
Which of the following is not a characteristic of literature?
According to the Natyashashtra, there are vyabhichari bhavas.
'Emma' was published in the year
Shakespeare wrote..... plays?
What is the delicate balancing act of Marvell's Horatian Ode?
praising Roman virtues whilst endorsing Christian beliefs
praising feminine virtue whilst mocking the fixation on chastity
celebrating Cromwell's victories whilst inviting sympathy for the executed king
celebrating the Restoration whilst regretting the frivolity of the new regime
During the exam, the teacher's behaviour towards the students was.....
None of the above
Which one of Gaskell's novels has been called a Victorian Much Ado About Nothing?
North and South
Hardy's Nature is:
None of these
Who wrote 'Romola'?
W. M. Thackery
R. L. Stevenson
What was Elizabeth's close circle of advisers called?
The Star Chamber
The Privy Council
By nobility of diction Longinus means the use of metaphors and ornamental language as well as.....
proper choice of words
selection of best ideas
use of unfamiliar words
none of these
What reason did the astrologer give for the death of the man the passer-by had been looking for?
He fell off a cliff.
He was murdered with a knife.
He consumed rat poison.
He was crushed under a lorry.
Who said, ''poetry fed and watered the passions instead of drying them up''?
Antonio was bound to pay times the money he borrowed or a pound of flesh from his body in case he fails to repay the amount in time.
were the moneylenders of the Venice in those days.
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