English literature solved MCQ online quiz 45

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
inform Macbeth that he would become the king.
A
three witches
B
three saints
C
three kings
D
three women
Question 2
First time David got married with.....
A
Emily
B
Agnes
C
Dora
D
None of the above
Question 3
Who exemplified the role of the peasant poet?
A
John Clare
B
John Keats
C
Robert Burns
D
A and C only
Question 4
Essays of Elia are?
A
full of didactic sermonising
B
practically autobiographical fragments
C
remarkable for their aphoristic style
D
satirical and critical
Question 5
Which represents an example of alliteration?
A
Language Arts
B
Peter Piper Picked Peppers
C
I like music
D
A beautiful scenery with music
Question 6
Why do village people wear animal claw?
A
to keep good health
B
to keep away evil spirit
C
to keep insects away
D
None of the above
Question 7
Robert Herrick was an English.....
A
Novelist
B
Historian
C
Poet
D
Dramatist
Question 7 Explanation: 
Robert Herrick was an English lyric poet.
Question 8
Who wrote: ''There can be no freedom or beauty about a home life that depends on borrowing and debt.''?
A
Henry David Thoreau
B
Benjamin Franklin
C
Robert Browning
D
Henrik Ibsen
Question 9
'The Voyage of the Beagle' was written by:
A
J.S. Mill
B
Ruskin
C
Carlyle
D
Darwin
Question 10
'Importance of Being Earnest' was written by:
A
Oscar Wilde
B
Browning
C
Blake
D
None of these
Question 11
'Faerie Queen' is a
A
play
B
short story
C
an epic
D
novel
Question 12
As early as, there were short stories in verse.
A
Chaucer
B
Shakespeare
C
Plato
D
Dryden
Question 13
'The Rape of Bangladesh' is written by-
A
Viggo Olsen
B
Alamgir Kabir
C
Rehman Sobahan
D
Anthony Mascarenhas
Question 14
He divided the money..... the two sons.
A
between
B
among
C
in
D
from
Question 15
Which poetry is written by sir Walter Scott?
A
Patriotism
B
The Patriot
C
A Frosty Night
D
All of the above
Question 15 Explanation: 
Walter Scott wrote the poetry Patriotism.
Question 16
Who wrote 'The Bluest Eyes'?
A
Arthur Miller
B
Saul Bellow
C
Tony Morrison
D
None
Question 17
From which year to which year that William Wordsworth served as the Poet Laureate of Britain?
A
1840-1855
B
1842-1851
C
1833-1848
D
1843-1850
Question 18
To what does the phrase the stigma of print refer?
A
lead poisoning contracted from handling printer's ink
B
the brutal punishment for printing without a license
C
the pre-Reformation ban on printing the Bible in English
D
the perception among court poets that printed verses were less exclusive
Question 19
Celia falls in love with.....
A
Orlando
B
Touchstone
C
Oliver
D
Silvius
Question 20
Who met Tapan when he was on the inspection of the forest?
A
his cousin Meghmani
B
his neighbor Murthy
C
his teacher Mahadevji
D
his schoolmate Meghananda
There are 20 questions to complete.

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