English literature solved MCQ online quiz 237

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Which character spoke following lines? ''What's Montague? It is nor hand nor foot, Nor arm nor face, nor any other part Belonging to a man, O be some other name! What's in a name? That which we call a rose By any other word would smell as sweet''
A
Desdemona
B
Juliet
C
Rosalind
D
Hero
Question 2
''Ten Thousands saw I at a glance''-example of?
A
Conceit
B
Hyperbole
C
Simile
D
Metaphor
Question 3
Ashok fought..... courage.
A
by
B
with
C
in
D
of
Question 4
Alexandrine is a
A
Six foot line
B
Five foot line
C
Eight foot line
D
Two foot line
Question 5
Who is Eliza's mother?
A
Cassy
B
Mrs.Shelby
C
Mrs.Legree
D
Aunt Chole
Question 6
..... is not a Novelist of the modern age in the English Language.
A
H. G Wells
B
Charles Dickens
C
Rudyard Kipling
D
T. S. Elliot
Question 6 Explanation: 
Charles Dickens is not a Novelist of the modern age in the English Language.
Question 7
The metrical structure of a poem or line(s) of a poem, is made up of
A
Rhyme
B
Syllables
C
Metre
D
None of the above
Question 8
How far was the tigress when the author hit the bullet?
A
Five feet
B
Eight feet
C
Ten feet
D
Fifteen feet
Question 9
What is soliloquy?
A
a speech to the audience
B
self speech
C
talk to others
D
expression of anger
Question 10
In ' I Wandered Lonely As a Cloud' Wordsworth compares the daffodils with
A
the stars of the milky way
B
the waves
C
the trees
D
the mil
Question 10 Explanation: 
In ' I Wandered Lonely As a Cloud' Wordsworth compares the daffodils with the stars of the milky way.
Question 11
In which novel we can see a travelling hero?
A
Picaresque
B
Historical
C
Consciousness
D
Gothic
Question 12
Which of the following descriptions would not have applied to any Romantic text?
A
a spiritual autobiography written in an epic style
B
a lyric poem written in the first person
C
a comedy of manners
D
a political tract demanding labor reform
Question 13
The Novel of Lawrence banned by the government was:
A
Sons and Lovers
B
Lady Chatterley's Lover
C
Women in Love
D
The Rainbow
Question 14
On the trip to the caves, what items does Aziz find when he's looking for Adela?
A
necklace
B
comb
C
field glasses
D
purse
Question 15
'Child is the father of man' is taken from the poem ''My Heart Leaps Up'' by.....
A
William Wordsworth
B
S. T. Coleridge
C
P. B. Shelley
D
A. C. Swinburne
Question 15 Explanation: 
'Child is father of the man'' is an idiom originating from the poem ''My Heart Leaps Up'' by William Wordsworth.
Question 16
R. L. Stevenson's is a story of setting.
A
The Bottle of Imp
B
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
C
The Merry Men
D
The Model Millionaire
Question 17
Who was both a poet and a Priest?
A
Andrew Marvell
B
George Herbert
C
Edmund Spencer
D
Robert Browning
Question 17 Explanation: 
George Herbert was both a Poet and a Priest.
Question 18
Who is the owner of Thornfield Hall?
A
Mrs. Fairfax
B
Miss Adele
C
Robert Leaven
D
Mr. Rochester
Question 19
The author of the story On Doing Nothing is
A
Rabindranath Tagore
B
O. Henry
C
Ernest Hemmingway
D
J.B. Priestley,
Question 20
According defined poetry as ''the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings, recollected in tranquility''.
A
Dryden
B
Coleridge
C
Wordsworth
D
Dr. Johnson
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