10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
From where the cat used to enter the house?
from a hole in the roof
from an open door
from an open window
from a hole in the wall
S. T. Coleridge was an Associate of?
The Royal Society of Edinburgh
The Royal Society ofLondon
Royal Society of Arts
Royal Society of Literature
Which of the following best describes litote, a favorite rhetorical device in Old English poetry?
embellishment at the service of Christian doctrine
repetition of parallel syntactic structures
stress on every third diphthong
Why Didn't Dr. Heidegger want to drink the liquid and grow young?
He was allergic to effervescent Liquids
He wanted to first see its action on his friend
He had had much trouble in growing old
He was very happy as an old man
Which of the following is an unfinished novel by Jane Austen?
Sense and Sensibility
What is paradox?
a self-pleasant statement
a self-contradictory statement
The Gothic novel, a popular genre for the Romantics, exemplified in the writing of Horace Walpole and Ann Radcliffe, could contain which of the following elements?
perversion and sadism, often involving a maiden's persecution
plots of mystery and terror set in inhospitable, sullen landscapes
all of the above
The poem ' The Solitary Reaper' is written by.....
W. H. Auden
W. B. Yeats
Question 8 Explanation:
The poem ' The Solitary Reaper' is written by W. Wordsworth.
Shamnath's mother was when his boss saw her.
John Keats is primarily a poet of.....
Question 10 Explanation:
John Keats is primarily a poet of Beauty.
Which of the following is not among the Bronte Sisters?
Which one of the following phrases is not from Shakespeare?
'Give the devil his due'
'Vanish into thin air'
'More in sorrow than in anger'
'A thing of beauty is joy forever'
What was Amma's reaction to Gopi's arrival?
She hugged him and cried inconsolably
She didn't recognise him and felt nervous
She chided him for not writing regularly
She scolded him for not bringing his wife along
Christopher Marlowe was England's first official Poet Laureate
sometimes true and sometimes false
None of the above
Neoclassicists tended to view poetry as the result of genius overflowing from the mind out onto the pag
They also considered poetry to be an expression of the individual, inner self.
None of the above
Old Ram Bharosa had his tea shop on the roa
Yeats looked for his themes in Legends.
Sir Arthur Thomson was a professor of.....
means moral order or natural law.
Which period of literature came first?
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