CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) English Literature

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Which of these Kings was the subject of a play by Marlowe?
A
Henry V
B
Richard III
C
Edward II
D
John
Question 2 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Which of the following authors promoted versions of socialism?
A
William Morris
B
John Ruskin
C
Edward FitzGerald
D
all but C
Question 3 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Marlowe born in.....
A
1562
B
1563
C
1564
D
1565
Question 4 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
collection of poems by wordsworth was published posthumously.
A
The Prelude
B
The Excursion
C
The Recluse
D
Ode to Duty
Question 5 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
In which state is the Shelby farm located?
A
Tennessee
B
Kentucky
C
Alabama
D
Mississipi
Question 6 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
In which work do you read: ''In Xanadu did Kubla Khan / A stately pleasure dome decree..''?
A
Kubla Khan
B
Hellas
C
The Phoenix and the Turtle
D
The Castaway
Question 7 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
When was Edmund Spenser born?
A
1569
B
1542
C
1558
D
1552
Question 8 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Which of the following is illustrative of Ruskin's interest in social economy?
A
The Seven Lamps
B
Unto this Last
C
The Stones of Venice
D
None of these
Question 9 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Who is the author of the book 'Gulliver's Travels'
A
Arthur Conan Doyle
B
Charles Dickens
C
H. G. Wells
D
Jonathan Swift
Question 10 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
When did Lesley born?
A
1896
B
1899
C
1898
D
1897
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lesley was born in 1899.
Question 11 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Which of these works belong to the 'comedy of manners'?
A
The Conscious Lovers
B
As You Like It
C
The School for Scandal
D
None of the above
Question 12 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Nicholas Nickleby, Bleak House, Oliver Twist are called.....
A
novel with a purpose
B
novels with a moral
C
political novels
D
contemporary novels
Question 13 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Who called Shelley 'a beautiful and ineffectual angel beating in the void his luminous wings in vain'?
A
Walter Pater
B
Swinburne
C
Matthew Arnold
D
T. S. Eliot
Question 14 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
In which age is 'The Puritan Period' included?
A
The Renaissance
B
The Non-classical
C
The Romantic
D
The Modern
Question 15 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
'A Portrait of a Young Man' is written by.....
A
George Eliot
B
James Joyce
C
William Thackeray
D
Henry James
Question 16 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Romeo and Juliet..... one of my favorite tragedy plays.
A
are
B
have been
C
is
D
were
Question 16 Explanation: 
Romeo and Juliet is one of my favorite plays.
Question 17 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Virginia Woolf was a.....
A
dramatist
B
humorist
C
novelist
D
cartoonist
Question 18 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
Who believed that poetry is the spontaneous overflow of emotions?
A
Blake
B
Byron
C
Wordsworth
D
Keats
Question 19 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
The Waste Land by T. S. Elliot is an
A
Ode
B
Elegy
C
Epic
D
None of these
Question 20 (Choose any option to know correct answer. सही उत्तर जानने के लिए किसी भी option choice करें।)
The poem, Looking for a Cousin on he Swing is in the form of memories and thoughts narrated by a.....
A
Man
B
Woman
C
Child
D
None of the above

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