English literature solved MCQ online quiz 26

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
'East Coker' is written by:
A
Browning
B
Wordsworth
C
T. S. Eliot
D
None of these
Question 2
Bassanio opened the box.
A
gold
B
silver
C
lead
D
copper
Question 3
..... and..... are the court jester and butler.
A
Trinculo and Stephano
B
Antonio and Prospero
C
Alonso and Sebastian
D
Ferdinand and Miranda
Question 4
Aziz is a.....
A
Lawyer
B
Clerk
C
Lecturer
D
Doctor
Question 5
What is the masterpiece painted by Behrman?
A
The Bay of Naples
B
The ivy leaf
C
A painting to illustrate a magazine story
D
A painting of a beautiful lady
Question 6
We find Subjective Elements in?
A
Keats
B
Shelley
C
Wordsworth
D
All
Question 7
The Dunciad, Essay on Man, Epistles are all written by:
A
Shakespeare
B
Dryden
C
Pope
D
Shaw
Question 8
Mr. Shamnath wished to get.....
A
promotion
B
a cabin in his office
C
increment
D
praised by his boss
Question 9
James Joyce and Virginia Woolf are associated with..... novels.
A
Stream of consciousness
B
Anti-romantic
C
adventure
D
epistolary
Question 10
What type of book 'The Woman' is-
A
Drama
B
Novel
C
Story
D
Essay
Question 11
Who is the modern philosopher who was awarded Nobel Prize for literature?
A
James Baker
B
Dr. Kissinger
C
Bertrand Russel
D
Lenin
Question 11 Explanation: 
Bertrand Russel is the modern philosopher who was awarded Nobel Prize for literature.
Question 12
Total number of sonnets written by Shakespeare
A
102
B
154
C
163
D
194
Question 13
What genre of poetry is The Rape of the Lock?
A
Verse Fable
B
Elegy
C
Epic
D
Mock Heroic Epic
Question 14
To whom Edmund Spenser dedicated the work The Faerie Queene?
A
Mary
B
Chaucer
C
Elizabeth
D
Sidney
Question 15
Binya exchanged with her pendant.
A
Blue Umbrella
B
Blue Basket
C
Blue Box
D
None of the above
Question 16
Who is the father of English Language?
A
Roger Bacon
B
Robert Browning
C
Geoffrey Chaucer
D
Cynewulf
Question 16 Explanation: 
Geoffrey Chaucer is the father of English Language.
Question 17
A Song for St. Cecilia's Day was first composed in.....
A
1682
B
1680
C
1687
D
1684
Question 18
Who showed his readiness to marry Katherine?
A
Hortensio
B
Lucentio
C
Petruchio
D
Vincentio
Question 19
Who called 'The Waste Land 'a music of ideas'?
A
Allen Tate
B
Ransom
C
Richards
D
F. R Leavis
Question 20
A vowel glide with a consonantal function is called a.....
A
fricative
B
full vowel
C
semi-vowel
D
half-vowel
There are 20 questions to complete.

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