English literature solved MCQ online quiz 137

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
An account of an unnamed young soldier who has been mortally wounded is referred to in the poem.....
A
The Death Bed
B
Preludes
C
Easter 1916
D
The Tower
Question 2
is not a writer of magic realism.
A
Salman Rushdie
B
Gunter Grass
C
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
D
Karl Marx
Question 3
Brutus is a famous character of Shakespeare in.....
A
King Lear
B
Julius Caeser
C
The Tempest
D
Hamlet
Question 3 Explanation: 
Brutus is a famous character of Shakespeare in Julius Caeser.
Question 4
In his poem Kipling said 'If you can meet with triumph and..... '?
A
Glory
B
Ruin
C
Disaster
D
victory
Question 5
Who initiated the metaphysical school of poetry?
A
John Milton
B
John Keats
C
John Donne
D
Ben Jonson
Question 6
What did the narrator do with the body of his wife?
A
Threw it in the well in the yard
B
Cut it into minute fragments and burnt them
C
Buried it in the floor of the cellar
D
Walled it up in the cellar
Question 7
In Which Giant department store Griffin went for shopping?
A
Poniums
B
Onotiums
C
Onitorious
D
Omniums
Question 8
When was The Excursion published?
A
1807
B
1812
C
1814
D
1811
Question 9
Which type of tragedy was written to be recited rather than acted?
A
Domestic Tragedy
B
Seneca n Tragedy
C
Revenge Tragedy
D
heroic tragedy
Question 10
Who echoes Plato, Aristotle and Horace in his critical utterances
A
Stephen Gosson
B
Sir Philip Sidney
C
John Dryden
D
Dr. Johnson
Question 11
'Blow, Blow thou winter wind
Thu art not so unkind
As man's ingratitude;
They tooth is not so keen,
Although they breath be rude'
These are a few lines of a poem of a great poet William Shakespeare.
A
J. Webstar
B
C. Marlowe
C
W. Shakespeare
D
Lord Bacon
Question 11 Explanation: 
Blow, Blow thou winter wind
Thu art not so unkind
As man's ingratitude;
They tooth is not so keen,
Although they breath be rude'
These are a few lines of a poem of a great poet William Shakespeare.
Question 12
He wrote both religious and secular poetry. One of his poems urged virgins to make the most of their time
A
Ben Jonson
B
Alexander Pope
C
Robert Herrick
D
John Dryden
Question 13
Shelley's Adonais is an elegy written on death of?
A
Coleridge
B
Keats
C
Scott
D
Wordsworth
Question 14
The theatres were reopened in:
A
1662
B
1642
C
1640
D
1660
Question 15
At the end of the poem what fall on Shadwell which brought him twice the dullness of his father Flecknoe?
A
Books
B
Robe
C
Knowledge
D
None of the above
Question 16
Orlando falls in love with Duke Frederick's daughter.....
A
Rosalind
B
Celia
C
Aliena
D
Ganymede
Question 17
is one of Tagore's best known nature poems.
A
Hunter
B
Breezy April
C
Unending Love
D
None of the above
Question 18
A poem that tells a story with plot, setting, and characters
A
lyric
B
free verse
C
narrative
D
None of the above
Question 19
Who wrote following lines:..... I am involved in mankind: and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for the
A
John Donne
B
John Milton
C
Earnest Hemingway
D
H. Lawrence
Question 20
What is the full form of ICT?
A
Indian Castes & Tribes
B
Inter Caste Technique
C
Information & Communication Technology
D
Indian Cricket Team
There are 20 questions to complete.

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