English literature solved MCQ online quiz 252

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Ernest Hemingway wrote:
A
Mr. Chips
B
Pride and Prejudice
C
Old Man and the Sea
D
None of these
Question 2
Whom did Radha ask about her beloved at dawn?
A
The waters
B
The wind
C
The forest
D
The boat
Question 3
To what is the poem addressed to?
A
Breeze of the month of April
B
Breeze of the month of August
C
Breeze of the month of May
D
None of the above
Question 4
Shelley was expelled from the Oxford University on the charge of being a(n):
A
anarchist
B
Atheist
C
commonist
D
nazi
Question 5
In which year did Chaucer fought in Hundred Years' War between France and England?
A
1382
B
1367
C
1374
D
1359
Question 6
'Brick Lane' is written by-
A
Virginia Woolf
B
George Eliot
C
Charles Dickens
D
Monica Ali
Question 7
''This was the noblest Roman of them all''. These words are spoken by.....
A
Lepidus
B
Octavius
C
Antony
D
Cassius
Question 8
Who was disguised as a lawyer who had come to save Antonio's life?
A
Nerrisa
B
Portia
C
Jessica
D
Bassanio
Question 9
Which poets collaborated on the Lyrical Ballads of 1798, thus demonstrating the ''spirit of the age, '' which, in an era of revolutionary thinking, depended on a belief in the limitless possibilities of the poetic imagination?
A
Mary Wollstonecraft and William Blake
B
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley and Percy
C
Shelley
D
William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Question 10
What is Christopher Marlowe's Nationality?
A
British
B
German
C
Dutch
D
American
Question 11
Identify the writer who was expelled from Oxford for circulating a pamphlet-
A
P. Shelley
B
Charles Lamb
C
Hazlitt
D
Coleridge
Question 12
Marriage was a social obligation, and for many families a topic of obsession. Betrothals were often arranged by parents, especially for the high-class. What criterion was considered the least important in deciding upon a suitable match?
A
Property
B
Wealth
C
Lineage
D
Love
Question 13
The principle of political Economy was the main theme of the writings of:
A
Ruskin
B
J. S. Mill
C
Carlyle
D
None of these
Question 14
The Great Fire is described by Dryden in.....
A
MacFlecknoe
B
Absalom and Achitophel
C
All for Love
D
Annus Mirabilis
Question 15
The movement of Russian Formalism originated in.....
A
Austria
B
Prague
C
Poland
D
Moscow
Question 16
The word ''Bilingual'' refers to-
A
One language
B
British language
C
Bengali language
D
Two languages
Question 17
A Doll's House is authored by.....
A
Henrik Ibsen
B
G.B. Shaw
C
John Galsworthy
D
Jean Coctean
Question 18
Who is the author of Culture and Anarchy?
A
Matthew Arnold
B
Lord Tennyson
C
William Thackeray
D
George Eliot
Question 19
How many books were included in the second edition of the poem Paradise Lost?
A
11
B
14
C
12
D
10
Question 20
The character of Little Neil is a creation of:
A
Hardy
B
Eliot
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Dickens
There are 20 questions to complete.

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