10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
I sit in one of the dives On Fifty Second Street, Uncertain and afraid As the clever hopes expire Of a low dishonest decade.So begins Auden's ''September 1, 1939''. What is the meaning of the word in italics?
Who wrote: ''That's my last Duchess painted on the wall / looking as if she were alive''?
Byron's Poetry is ambiguous and has a vividness of phrasing which sometimes reaches the point of abstraction:
both A and B
none of these
'I have measured out my life with coffee spoons' is taken from Eliot's poem.....
Love Song of J Alfred Prufrock
Why is the poet so sad to see the Daffodils in 'The Daffodils'?
The poet is sad because the flowers have not bloomed fully.
The poet is sad because the flowers remind him of his own death.
The poet is sad because the winter will soon arrive.
The poet is sad because the summer will go away.
Question 5 Explanation:
The poet so sad to see the Daffodils in 'The Daffodils' because the flowers remind him of his own death.
The play 'Tara' was published in the year.....
How many Sonnets did Shakespeare compose?
Earnest Hamingway has written
Old Man and the Sea
Pride and Prejudice
None of these
Waiting for Godot by S. Beckett was originally written in
Who said ''English is the language of international commerce; it is the language of diplomacy and it contains many a rich literary treasures, it gives us an introduction to western thoughts and culture''?
is a branch of feminism that is concerned with identifying feminine subject matters in literature written by women.
Shakespeare was born in the year.....
Question 12 Explanation:
Shakespeare was born in the year 1564.
Who tells Macduff that his family has been killed?
Jonathan Swift is the author of.....
The Old man and the Sea
A Doll's House
Question 14 Explanation:
Jonathan Swift is the author of 'Gulliver's Travels'.
Which of these was not one of Shakespeare's plays?
Shakespeare in love
What was the rent the couple paid for the house they lived in?
Twenty-seven dollars a week.
Eighteen dollars a week.
Eight dollars a week.
Thirty dollars a week.
Expressionism was a revolt against.....
None of the above
A pause that comes at the end of the eighth line in the Octave is called.....
What is an Epic?
a short poem
a long narrative poem
a historical poem
a prose composition
''Antony and Cleopatra'' and ''Macbeth'' was in:
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