English literature solved MCQ online quiz 188

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Why does Aziz leave Adela to compose himself when entering the caves?
A
As she asked for his hand
B
she asked if he has more than one wife
C
she asked him to apply suntan lotion on her hand
D
she asked him if he likes Ronny
Question 2
The classic examples of the epic in European literature are the and by Homer.
A
Farie Queene and Paradise Lost
B
Illiad and odyssey
C
Illiad and paradise host
D
None of the above
Question 3
George Eliot and T.S. Eliot are:
A
Brother & Sister
B
Contemporary writers
C
Modern poets
D
Critics
Question 4
Alexander Pope's 'An Essay on Man' is a.....
A
nobel
B
short story
C
treatise
D
poem
Question 4 Explanation: 
Alexander Pope's 'An Essay on Man' is a poem.
Question 5
'Limerick' is one kind of?
A
Song
B
Narrative Poem
C
Satire
D
long poem
Question 6
Which is the first extant poem of John Keats, which is written in the year 1814 when when was 19 years of age?
A
Ode on a Grecian Urn
B
La Belle Dame Sans Mercy
C
Ode to a Skylark
D
An Imitation of Spenser
Question 7
Where was the snipe hit?
A
In his right forearm.
B
In his left forearm.
C
In his right shoulder.
D
In his left leg.
Question 8
One of the following was a Romantic poet.....
A
Tennyson
B
Arnold
C
Shelley
D
Browning
Question 8 Explanation: 
P.B. Shelley was a Romantic poet.
Question 9
Dialogues and Republic are the most popular works of.....
A
Aristotle
B
Socrates
C
Plato
D
Longinus
Question 10
Joyce's Ulysses is modeled on the of Homer.
A
Oedipus Rex
B
Electra
C
Odyssey
D
Hamlet
Question 11
'To be or not to be' is the beginning of a famous soliloquy from.....
A
Paradise Lost
B
Romeo and Juliet
C
Hamlet
D
Shahnama
Question 11 Explanation: 
'To be or not to be' is the beginning of a famous soliloquy from Hamlet.
Question 12
On which novel, the Sherlock Holmes character was first appeared
A
The Hound of the Baskervilles
B
The Sign of the Four
C
The Valley of Fear
D
A Study in Scarlet
Question 13
Adam Bede is a:
A
Play
B
Novel
C
Poem
D
none of these
Question 14
Bingleys and Darcy go to spend the winter.
A
Pemberley
B
Netherfield
C
London
D
France
Question 15
Identify the writer who used a pseudonym, Michael Angelo Titmarsh, for much of his early work?
A
Charles Dickens
B
W. M. Thackeray
C
Graham Greene
D
H. Lawrence
Question 16
'I am half sick of shadows' is a line from:
A
Shelley
B
Wordsworth
C
Coleridge
D
Tennyson
Question 17
Thomas Hardy is a regional novelist who wrote about the South-Western part of England, named
A
Wessex
B
Sussex
C
Hampshire
D
Derbyshire
Question 18
Yann Martel is a/an.....novelist.
A
English
B
American
C
Irish
D
Canadian
Question 19
'I count religion but a childish toy' is a line from Marlowe's play:
A
Dr. Faustus
B
The Jew of Malta
C
Tamburlaine
D
Edward II
Question 20
is the most printed books in history.
A
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy
B
Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist
C
The King James Bible
D
Quotations from the Works of Mao Tse-tung
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