English literature solved MCQ online quiz 178

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Goethe is the greatest poet of-
A
Russia
B
Germany
C
England
D
France
Question 2
Sin was born out of Satan's:
A
Head
B
Lust
C
Anger
D
Rib
Question 3
In which type of novel the author attempts to reconstruct history?
A
Gothic novel
B
Picaresque novel
C
Stream of Consciousness Novel
D
Historical novel
Question 4
Which movement revived under Whitefield and Wesley?
A
Oxford Movement
B
Pre-Raphaelite
C
Imagism
D
Methodist
Question 5
The author of ''The Night the Ghost Got In'', James Thurber, was a/an.....
A
humorist
B
inventor
C
novelist
D
poet
Question 6
Who is the writer of 'Harold'?
A
George Bernard Shaw
B
A. Lord Tennyson
C
Christopher Marlowe
D
William Shakespeare
Question 6 Explanation: 
A. Lord Tennyson is the writer of 'Harold'.
Question 7
Miss Pushpa is forever smiling, even for no reason.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 8
In 1613 the Globe Theater burned down during a production of which play?
A
King John
B
Richard II
C
Henry VIII
D
Henry V
Question 9
How does Naga reach Rani's room?
A
Through the bedroom window
B
Through the drain of bathroom
C
Through the main entrance of the house
D
None of the above
Question 10
Who is better known as the founder of Deconstruction?
A
Jacques Derrida
B
Michel Foucault
C
Julia Kristeva
D
Roland Barthes
Question 11
Macbeth could see the at the dinner table.
A
Duncan's ghost
B
Banquo's ghost
C
Macduff's ghost
D
Lady Macbeth's ghost
Question 12
The first English dictionary was completed by-
A
Sir Thomas Browne
B
Samuel Butler
C
Samuel Johnson
D
Iazak Walton
Question 12 Explanation: 
The first English dictionary was completed by-Samuel Johnson.
Question 13
The shepherd in ''The Passionate Shepherd to His Love'' is
A
sentimental
B
practical
C
irresponsible
D
romantic
Question 14
Adonais was an elegy Shelley wrote in 1821 on the death of:
A
Keats
B
Byron
C
Arthur Hugh Clough
D
William Hazlit
Question 15
After the death of Christopher Marlowe who completed his unfinished poem ''Hero and Leander''?
A
Shakespeare
B
Thomas Nash
C
George Chapman
D
Thomas More
Question 16
'Written in March' is a poem composed by.....
A
William Wordsworth
B
William Congreve
C
William Blake
D
William Shakespeare
Question 16 Explanation: 
'Written in March' is a poem composed by William Wordsworth.
Question 17
Jane Austen's main theme in her novels especially in 'Pride and Prejudice' is:
A
Love and marriage
B
Life of big landlords
C
Politicians
D
None of these
Question 18
Keats dedicated poems (1817) his first volume of verse to.....
A
Shelley
B
Byron
C
Spenser
D
Leigh Hunt
Question 19
How does St. Clare die?
A
He drowns
B
He suffers a heart attack
C
He is poisoned
D
He is stabbed
Question 20
Which on of the following is first long poem in English?
A
The Wanderer
B
Beowulf
C
The Seafarer
D
Dream of the Road
Question 20 Explanation: 
Beowulf is the first long poem in English.
There are 20 questions to complete.

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