English literature solved MCQ online quiz 62

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Tom is given the work of by his aunt as a punishment.
A
whitewashing the fence
B
whitewashing the house
C
whitewashing the town
D
whitewashing the kitchen of the house
Question 2
Lady Macbeth was a very woman.
A
warm
B
friendly
C
ambitious
D
lethargic
Question 3
Throughout the poem, Satan transforms himself into many creatures. Which creature does Satan not turn into?
A
a mouse
B
a cherub
C
a toad
D
a serpent
Question 4
'Elegy' is.....
A
Historical poem
B
figurative story
C
song of lamentation
D
short story
Question 4 Explanation: 
In English literature, an elegy is a poem of serious reflection, typically a lament for the dead.
Question 5
'Don Juan' is a/an?
A
Poem
B
epic
C
Ode
D
novel
Question 6
What event resulted from the premature death of Henry V?
A
the Battle of Agincourt
B
the Battle of Hastings
C
the Norman Conquest
D
the War of the Roses
Question 7
What was Mr. Wickfield?
A
Doctor
B
Clerk
C
Lawyer
D
Teacher
Question 8
What picture was on Sir Lancelot's shield?
A
A red-cross knight kissing a lady
B
A red-cross knight talking to a lady
C
A red-cross knight kneeling to a lady
D
None of the above
Question 9
In the 3rd stanza in ''To Autumn'' represents
A
the music
B
the flowers
C
the fruition
D
None of the above
Question 10
Dramatic Monologue stands for-
A
comparison between dissimilar things
B
a kind of fable
C
single
D
single speaker speak but audience remain silent
Question 11
No men wished to marry Katherine because of her.....
A
bad looks
B
shy behavior
C
bad temper
D
cruel behaviour
Question 12
The boy offered to charge the man half the market rate for shoe shining.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 13
The girl enjoyed being told that she had an face.
A
pretty
B
interesting
C
fascinating
D
tantalising
Question 14
Decasyllable structures are lines of poetry or prose composed of words with a total number of syllables.
A
8
B
10
C
6
D
4
Question 15
..... is a novel by Miss Burney
A
Evelina
B
Emma
C
Pamela
D
Persuasion
Question 16
Sid is Tom's.....
A
real brother
B
cousin brother
C
half brother
D
friend
Question 17
When was Paradise Regained published?
A
1671
B
1656
C
1669
D
1652
Question 18
Which royal dynasty was established in the resolution of the so-called War of the Roses and continued through the reign of Elizabeth I?
A
Tudor
B
Windsor
C
York
D
Lancaster
Question 19
Which school did Milton attend?
A
St Paul's
B
Christ's Hospital
C
Merchant Taylors'
D
Westminster
Question 20
Which poem testifies to the profound doubts and uncertainties attending Donne's conversion from Catholicism to Protestantism?
A
Air and Angels
B
Satire 3
C
The Apparition
D
The Indifferent
There are 20 questions to complete.

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