10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
By 'Spontaneous' Wordsworth means-
'Unforced' not 'sudden'
'forced' and 'sudden'
'unforced' but 'sudden'
'forced' and 'not sudden'
.....the tiger came, people ran for shelter.
As soon as
No sooner did
Which of the following does not cause Adela to change her mind and become engaged to Ronny?
The Landscape of Chandrapore
The sexual magnetism between her and Ronny
Her and Ronny distaste for India
A brief lecture from Mrs. Moore
Why was the book ''Uncle Tom's Cabin'' written?
as a pro-slavery argument
the author was a runaway slave
as a view point from Canada
as propaganda against slavery
Language is a system of.....
Thackeray's ''Esmond'' is a novel of historical realism capturing the spirit of?
the Medieval age
the Elizabethan age
the age of Queen Anne
the Victorian age
Who locked up at the jail for safety from Griffin?
Arrange the following in the chronological order:
- Mary Wollstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Women
- Lyrical Ballads
- French Revolution
- Percy's Reliques of AncientEnglish Poetry
3, 2, 1, 2
1, 2, 4, 3
4, 3, 1, 2
2, 1, 3, 4
Where does 'The Solitary Reaper' take place?
What religion was Mary I?
What finally convinces Brutus to join the conspirators?
Forged letters planted by Cassius
Visits from the citizens
T. S. Eliot considers..... to be one of Shakespeare's most assured artistic success
What characteristics of seventeenth-century Metaphysical poetry sparked the enthusiasm of modernist poets and critics?
its intellectual complexity
its union of thought and passion
its uncompromising engagement with politics
a and b
The 'Prologue' is
An aside heard by some actors but not the audience
Same as soliloquy
An opening speech which introduces the play or an act
The final or closing speech in the play
What does the poet dream of in Bombay?
A tree whose aerial roots are looking for ground to strike
A tree whose aerial roots are strangling him
A hill that is devoid of any trees
A house surrounded by many trees
In which city does the St.Clare live?
Leonard Woolf was Virginia Woolf's.....
The title of Carlyle's 'Sartor Resartus' means?
None of these
What prompts Adela to suddenly Proclaim Aziz innocent?
she feels guilty
believes Mrs. Moore's, that Aziz is a good man
She has a vision of caves and sees that Aziz was not there with her
She becomes intimidated by Aziz's lawyer
Utopia is an ideal state written by-
George Bernard Shaw
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