10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
Which genre was not attempted by Yeats?
What is a myth?
a fictitious story
a real human story
an animal story
Literary divisions are not always exact, but we draw them because they are often convenient. The majority of English literary periods are named after:
The leading characteristic of the age
Monarchs or political events
The primary author of the age
The language of the age
The Advertisement added to the Lyrical Ballads was published in:
None of these
The dispute between ancient and modern authors is the theme of Swift's.....
The Battle of the Poets
The War of the Letters
The War of the dramatists
The Battle of the Books
..... writings is one of the most interesting developments in fiction of the post-war years.
The Song, the Ode, the Sonnet are types of poetry.
Lucy gray lives.....
An orphan child
An adoptive child
A solitary child
None of the above
Which of the following texts addresses class as a social and economic reality?
William Godwin's Inquiry Concerning Political Justice
Percy Bysshe Shelley's England in 1819
William Godwin's Caleb Williams
all of the above
She walked.....the market.
The Chartist Movement sought?
Protection of the political rights of the working class
Recognition of chartered trading companies
Political rights for women
Protection of the political rights of the middle class
Which of the following literary forms became the most dominant in English during the Modern Age?
Kubla Khan was written in?
It is for the world to decide whether you are a poet or not. For whom these words are meant:
None of these
The One-Act Play was initially performed as a.....
Which setting could you not imagine a work of Romantic literature employing?
a field of daffodils
All of the above would be appropriate settings for Romantic literature
The themes in the play The Way of the World include love, money, and.....
Husbands, wives and lovers.
Members of society in general.
Critics of the play
What do you mean by Beast Fable?
a fictional story of animal characters
a short story
a long narrative prose
a soft style epic
He cut the apple..... a knife
once said: '' Language is the light of the mind''
John Stuart Mill
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