English literature solved MCQ online quiz 49

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What happened to Kannan at the Mantapam?
A
He was beaten by gangsters.
B
He was attacked by an animal.
C
He lost his money in gabling and continued to play on credit.
D
He was arrested for gambling.
Question 2
Who wrote the poem 'Don Juan'?
A
William Wordsworth
B
William Blake
C
Lord Byron
D
John Keats
Question 2 Explanation: 
Lord Byron wrote the poem 'Don Juan'.
Question 3
Which of these words or usages did Milton NOT coin?
A
Space-used to mean ''outer space''
B
Unaccountable
C
Pandemonium
D
Blatant
Question 4
The maiden's songs is more melodious than the singing of?
A
Cuckoo
B
Nightingale
C
Crow
D
Sparrow
Question 5
Which option did Rani choose for the Trial?
A
A hot red iron rod
B
Boiling oil
C
Cobra
D
poison
Question 6
'The Restoration Age' marked the restoration of monarchy with ascent to the throne of:
A
James II
B
Charles II
C
Charles III
D
William III
Question 7
'' Some born great, some achieve greatness And some have greatness thrust upon them''. Above lines are taken from which of following plays?
A
Macbeth
B
Othello
C
Twelfth night
D
As you like it
Question 8
Which poem ends 'I shall but love thee better after death'?
A
How do I love thee
B
Ode to a Grecian urn
C
In faith I do not love thee with mine eyes
D
Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Question 9
was an obstacle for Mr. Shamnath in his way to success.
A
Shamnath's neighbour
B
Shamnath's poverty
C
Shamnath's wife
D
Shamnath's mother
Question 10
'The Quarterly Review' was founded by:
A
Walter Scott
B
Byron
C
Coleridge
D
Thomas De Quincey
Question 11
What makes Fielding suspicious during the trip to the caves?
A
Adela's hasty Departure
B
Aziz's overexcitement
C
Mrs. Moore's apathy
D
the absence of Adela's servant
Question 12
To which literary genre does Biographia Literaria belong?
A
Drama
B
Novel
C
Poetry
D
Prose
Question 13
Which of the novels of Hemingway is called Hemingway's Waste Land?
A
The Old Man and the Sea
B
Farewell to Arms
C
For Whom the Bell Tolls
D
None of these
Question 14
'Ode to Autumn' was written by.....
A
Shelley
B
Keats
C
Byron
D
Blake
Question 14 Explanation: 
'Ode to Autumn' was written by John Keats.
Question 15
Rosemary hated.....
A
roses
B
lilacs
C
daisies
D
sunflowers
Question 16
The Greek word for imitation is.....
A
mimesis
B
crisis
C
hubris
D
ideos
Question 17
Joseph Andrews was written by
A
Richardson
B
Fielding
C
Bunyan
D
None of these
Question 18
The magazine 'Contemporary Poetry and Prose' was inspired by which exhibition?
A
The Festival of Britain
B
The Surrealist Exhibition
C
People of the 20th Century
D
Drawing the 20th CEntury
Question 19
Milton's concern in 'Lycidas', along with Edward King's death was his own.....
A
blindness
B
ailment
C
poetic achievement
D
financial crisis
Question 20
When felling the banyan tree, what did the men cut first?
A
The aerial roots
B
The birds' nests
C
The branches
D
The trunk
There are 20 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *