English literature solved MCQ online quiz 73

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The reason(s) for Iago's hatred for Othello was:
  1. Othello had eloped with Desdemona who was to get married to Iago's friend
  2. Iago believed that Othello had been planning to banish him.
  3. Iago believed that Othello had an illicit relationship with his wife
  4. Othello had preferred Cassio over Iago
A
II and IV are correct
B
III and IV are correct
C
I and IV are correct
D
Only IV is correct
Question 2
What do you mean by Canto?
A
a stanza of a long poem
B
a stanza of a short poem
C
a section or division of a long poem
D
a kind of sonnet
Question 3
Who is the writer of 'Robinson Crusoe'?
A
S Johnson
B
Edward Gibben
C
S Richardson
D
Daniel Defoe
Question 3 Explanation: 
Daniel Defoe is the writer of 'Robinson Crusoe'.
Question 4
T. S. Eliot has borrowed the term 'Unreal City' in the first and third sections from?
A
Baudelaire
B
Irving Babbit
C
Dante
D
Laforgue
Question 5
Which of the following is not a work of John Keats?
A
Endymion
B
To some ladies
C
To hope
D
None of above
Question 6
After the stealing episode, the children taunted Ram Bharosa and called him.....
A
Ram the Trustworthy
B
Trusty Umbrella Thief
C
Ram the Honest
D
None of the above
Question 7
Paradise Lost was originally written in?
A
ten books
B
eleven books
C
nine books
D
eight books
Question 8
Chaucer is the representative poet of-
A
17th century
B
14th century
C
16th century
D
18th century
Question 9
One important feature of Jane Austen's style is?
A
boisterous humour
B
humour and pathos
C
subtlety of irony
D
stream of consciousness
Question 10
In which year Globe theater got fire and destroyed?
A
1610
B
1611
C
1612
D
1613
Question 11
Amal wants to become King's when he grows up.
A
Soldier
B
Postman
C
Watchman
D
None of the above
Question 12
stabs Dr. Robinson to death.
A
Muff Potter
B
Injun Joe
C
Harper
D
Huckleberry Finn
Question 13
Who wrote The Picture of Dorian Gray? When?
A
Virginia Woolf(1925)
B
Finnegans Wake(1939)
C
William James(1890)
D
Oscar Wild(1891)
Question 14
The action of the epic in often controlled by agents.
A
Dramatic
B
Supernatural
C
Fantasy
D
None of the above
Question 15
Who was short and fat guy?
A
Mr.Cuss
B
Mr.Hall
C
Mr.Bunting
D
Mr.Marvel
Question 16
Who wrote the book 'Paradise Regained'?
A
P.B. Shelley
B
John Milton
C
John Keats
D
William Blake
Question 16 Explanation: 
John Milton wrote the book 'Paradise Regained'.
Question 17
The teacher's approach to her worker is.....
A
arrogant because of her language, her tone, her mockery of them
B
inhuman and lacks sympathy and understanding
C
stiff and formal
D
None of the above
Question 18
The following lines are an example.....of image 'The river sweats Oil and tar'
A
visual
B
kinetic
C
erotic
D
sensual
Question 19
Who said that Shakespeare in his comedies has only heroines and no heroes?
A
Ben Jonson
B
John Ruskin
C
Thomas Carlyle
D
William Hazlitt
Question 20
''Ode to Psyche'' is a poem by:
A
Milton
B
Byron
C
Keats
D
Blake
There are 20 questions to complete.

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