English literature solved MCQ online quiz 226

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What prompts Amal to fantasize about receiving a letter from the king?
A
the village headman says so
B
a new post office is being built there
C
his uncle has told him.
D
None of the above
Question 2
'Heated' is a syllable word.
A
two
B
one
C
three
D
None of the above
Question 3
The true origins of English Comedy however is to be found in the mystery and miracle plays of the
A
Augustan age
B
Elizabethan age
C
Middle ages
D
None of the above
Question 4
The play 'Tara', according to Dattani had been inspired by Tennessee William's play, based on his life story.
A
The Troublesome
B
Beyond the Horizon
C
Hold These Truths
D
The Glass Menagerie
Question 5
Novel which is not written by D. H Lawrence.
A
The Rainbow
B
Ullysses
C
Lady Chatterley's Lover
D
Sons and Lovers
Question 5 Explanation: 
'Ullysses' is that Novel which is not written by D. H Lawrence.
Question 6
The 20th century has been less kind to his memory. TS Eliot found his imagery distracting, and considered his work ''not serious poetry'', but it was another critic who accused him of ''callousness to the intrinsic nature of English''. Who?
A
FR Leavis
B
Harold Bloom
C
William Empson
D
Mariella Frostrup
Question 7
What do you mean Philology?
A
Study of Language
B
science of medicine
C
science of surgery
D
science of speech sounds
Question 8
'Desert Places' is a:
A
Poem
B
Play
C
Novel
D
None of these
Question 9
In Memoriam was written in:
A
1833
B
1860
C
1863
D
None of these
Question 10
Total how many numbers of detective novels written by Agatha Christie
A
22
B
30
C
52
D
66
Question 11
'Sweet Hellen make me immortal with kiss'. Who has said these words?
A
Marlow
B
Shakespeare
C
Benjonson
D
None of these
Question 12
Whom did John Milton marry at the age of 34?
A
Agnes
B
Mary Powell
C
Ann Powell
D
Lynda
Question 13
The 2nd Duke of Buckingham known for writing 'The rehearsal' was:
A
Sir John Vanbrugh
B
George Villiers
C
Charles Sedley
D
George Farquhar
Question 14
In which year Geoffrey Chaucer born?
A
1347
B
1432
C
1343
D
1336
Question 15
According to words worth, Lucy has merged with
A
Storm
B
Nature
C
Life
D
None of the above
Question 16
University Wits were those who.....
A
Had training at two universities
B
Started two university
C
Gave syllabus of two universities
D
None of the above
Question 17
Nathaniel Hawthorne and Edger Allan Poe were short story writers.
A
British
B
French
C
German
D
American
Question 18
'A Tale of Two Cities' was written by:
A
Dickens
B
Hardy
C
George Eliot
D
None of these
Question 19
Lotos Eaters is a poem by:
A
Browning
B
Tennyson
C
Yeats
D
Frost
Question 20
The Faerie Queene was written during the reign of which monarch?
A
James I
B
Mary Tudor
C
Elizabeth Tudor
D
Henry VII
There are 20 questions to complete.

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