English literature solved MCQ online quiz 94

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
'Murder in the Cathedral' is written by''
A
Yeats
B
T. S. Eliot
C
D. H. Lawrence
D
None of these
Question 2
Images like ''water, ''rain'' and ''showers'' belong to the poem.....
A
Preludes
B
Glory of Women
C
Easter 1916
D
The Death Bed
Question 3
What happened when the three men grappled fiercely with each other?
A
They knocked against Sylvia Wade's portrait and broke it
B
They fell our Dr. Heidegger's chair and injured him
C
They tripped over the book cabinet and all the books fell on the ground
D
They overturned the table and the vase containing the water of the youth broke into fragments
Question 4
Othello gave Desdemona-------------as a token of love:
A
Ring
B
Handkerchief
C
Pendant
D
Bengals
Question 5
Which of the following was written by Shakespeare?
A
The Rape of Lucrece
B
The Rape of the Lock
C
Endymion
D
Fairie Queene
Question 6
What is the main theme of ''Paradise Lost''?
A
Justify the ways of man to God
B
Justify the ways of God to man
C
Clash of God and Satan
D
All the above
Question 7
Who described poetry as ''Spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings'':
A
Shelley
B
Wordsworth
C
Coleridge
D
Arnold
Question 8
help students to access, select and interpret information
A
ICT
B
Text Books
C
Blackboard
D
Lecture notes
Question 9
What do you mean by Heroic Couplet?
A
a pair of rhyming iambic pentameter
B
a two line stanza
C
a poem of lamentation
D
a song for mourning
Question 10
In..... the speaker means just the opposite of what he says.
A
climax
B
metaphor
C
irony
D
hyperbole
Question 11
What is that Constance Neville will get as the inheritance?
A
A dowry
B
A set of combs
C
She will not inherit anything
D
Jewels
Question 12
The mother urges her children to make her years of sorrow into:
A
A book for them to follow
B
A treasure from which they could borrow
C
A beacon of hope
D
A torch for tomorrow
Question 13
Who advocated 'formalism'?
A
Andre Breton
B
Roman Jakobson
C
T. E. Hulme
D
F.R. Leavis
Question 14
What does Eva's father promise her before she dies?
A
That he will adopt Topsy
B
That he will free Uncle Tom
C
That he will remarry
D
That he will try to find Harry
Question 15
After his friends speak of nothing, Romeo has a premonition of ''an untimely ''
A
Love
B
Death
C
Fall
D
None of the above
Question 16
How will the speaker remember the young girl of 'The Solitary Reaper'?
A
He will carry her song in his heart
B
He will keep a small pointing of her with him
C
The two will correspond through letters
D
He torgets as soon as he leaves.
Question 17
'Orlando' is a character of Shakespeare's-
A
Hamlet
B
King Lear
C
Tempest
D
As You Like It
Question 18
Who is the subtle 'thief of youth' in the poem ''On Arriving at the Age of Twenty-three''?
A
Time
B
Worry
C
Experience
D
None of the above
Question 19
Which scene happens first chronologically?
A
Satan and the devils rise up from the lake in Hell
B
The Son is chosen as God's second-in-command
C
God and the Son create the universe
D
The angels battle in Heaven
Question 20
What did Victorian journalists mean by terming certain women surplus or redundant?
A
They remained unmarried due to a population imbalance between the sexes.
B
Their willingness to work for low wages resulted in a surplus of textiles, causing them to drop in price.
C
They were women writers who wrote frequently about similar topics.
D
They were divorced.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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