English literature solved MCQ online quiz 98

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What happened to the dog and the mongoose?
A
They were killed by Rani
B
They were Killed by Kappanna
C
They were killed by Naga
D
None of the above
Question 2
W. B. Yeats was born in
A
1856
B
1865
C
1838
D
None of these
Question 3
Jane Eyre was written by
A
Jane Austen
B
G. Eliot
C
C. Bronte
D
None of these
Question 4
Huck and Tom go to graveyard to.....
A
hide from police
B
hide from friends
C
carry out special ritual to cure warts
D
accidently
Question 5
About which poet did Eliot say that he wrote ''English like a dead language''?
A
Dryden
B
Yeats
C
Arnold
D
None of the above
Question 6
Which of the following items is not associated with speech sound?
A
Vowels
B
Syntax
C
Consonants
D
Diphthongs
Question 7
'Ten thousand saw I at a glance' is an example of.....
A
hyperbole
B
symbol
C
metaphor
D
apostrophe
Question 7 Explanation: 
'Ten thousand saw I at a glance' is an example of hyperbole.
Question 8
According to Virginia Woolf, a novelist has to induce in oneself a state of perpetual.....
A
humour
B
wisdom
C
lethargy
D
satire
Question 9
Which country believed it had an ''Invincible Armada'' before 1588?
A
France
B
England
C
Spain
D
The Netherlands
Question 10
Rohit's beloved is
A
Imelda
B
Isabel
C
Jessica
D
Tapasya
Question 11
Who is the writer of The Restoration Period?
A
Robert Herrick
B
Thomas Hobbes
C
Jeremy Taylor
D
John Milton
Question 11 Explanation: 
John Milton is the writer of The Restoration Period.
Question 12
What genre of play is The Way of the World?
A
Comedy
B
Tragedy
C
Restoration Comedy
D
Novel
Question 13
The' Post Office' deals with death as.....
A
Long sleep
B
Spiritual freedom
C
End of everything
D
None of the above
Question 14
The older Chandan, Dan, is in his early.....
A
thirties
B
twenties
C
forties
D
fifties
Question 15
Who is the writer of 'The Provoked Wife'?
A
Thomas Shadwell
B
John Vanbrugh
C
Thomas Southerne
D
George Etherege
Question 16
chose Cordelia as his wife.
A
King of France
B
Duke of Burgundy
C
Earl of Kent
D
Earl of Gloucester
Question 17
Who was the greatest dramatist before Shakespeare?
A
Andrew Marvell
B
Christopher Marlowe
C
John Webster
D
All the above
Question 18
Who was the father of the Elizabeth I?
A
Henry VI
B
William
C
George III
D
Henry VIII
Question 19
Which of the following was not a common inclusion in Restoration Comedies in general?
A
Anti-puritan dialogues
B
Tangled relationships
C
Licentiousness
D
Satire
Question 20
When the author says, ''I was conscious of a break in my voice, '' he means.....
A
his voice was not clear
B
he was about to cry
C
he did not know not what to say
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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