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'Murder in the Cathedral' is written by''
T. S. Eliot
D. H. Lawrence
None of these
Images like ''water, ''rain'' and ''showers'' belong to the poem.....
Glory of Women
The Death Bed
What happened when the three men grappled fiercely with each other?
They knocked against Sylvia Wade's portrait and broke it
They fell our Dr. Heidegger's chair and injured him
They tripped over the book cabinet and all the books fell on the ground
They overturned the table and the vase containing the water of the youth broke into fragments
Othello gave Desdemona-------------as a token of love:
Which of the following was written by Shakespeare?
The Rape of Lucrece
The Rape of the Lock
What is the main theme of ''Paradise Lost''?
Justify the ways of man to God
Justify the ways of God to man
Clash of God and Satan
All the above
Who described poetry as ''Spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings'':
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What do you mean by Heroic Couplet?
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter
a two line stanza
a poem of lamentation
a song for mourning
In..... the speaker means just the opposite of what he says.
What is that Constance Neville will get as the inheritance?
A set of combs
She will not inherit anything
The mother urges her children to make her years of sorrow into:
A book for them to follow
A treasure from which they could borrow
A beacon of hope
A torch for tomorrow
Who advocated 'formalism'?
T. E. Hulme
What does Eva's father promise her before she dies?
That he will adopt Topsy
That he will free Uncle Tom
That he will remarry
That he will try to find Harry
After his friends speak of nothing, Romeo has a premonition of ''an untimely ''
None of the above
How will the speaker remember the young girl of 'The Solitary Reaper'?
He will carry her song in his heart
He will keep a small pointing of her with him
The two will correspond through letters
He torgets as soon as he leaves.
'Orlando' is a character of Shakespeare's-
As You Like It
Who is the subtle 'thief of youth' in the poem ''On Arriving at the Age of Twenty-three''?
None of the above
Which scene happens first chronologically?
Satan and the devils rise up from the lake in Hell
The Son is chosen as God's second-in-command
God and the Son create the universe
The angels battle in Heaven
What did Victorian journalists mean by terming certain women surplus or redundant?
They remained unmarried due to a population imbalance between the sexes.
Their willingness to work for low wages resulted in a surplus of textiles, causing them to drop in price.
They were women writers who wrote frequently about similar topics.
They were divorced.
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