English literature solved MCQ online quiz 206

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Renaissance thinkers argued that women should be educated
A
just the same as men
B
with emphasis on science and mathematics
C
not at all
D
confined solely to music, dancing, and knitting
Question 2
Tragedy purges the emotions through and.....
A
laughter, mirth
B
pity, terror
C
pain, pleasure
D
None of the above
Question 3
In which work do you read: ''Things fall apart; the center cannot hold''?
A
The Canturbury Tales
B
The Dark Angel
C
The Wild Swans of Coole
D
The Second Coming
Question 4
Joe Gargery is Pip's?
A
brother
B
brother-in-Jaw
C
guardian
D
cousin
Question 5
What did the author get from his mother when he tried to force his way past her into the house?
A
A tight hug.
B
A stinging slap.
C
A spanking with the stick.
D
A kick.
Question 6
Complete this Shakespearan line-Let me not to the marriage of true minds bring:
A
Impediments
B
Inconveniences
C
Worries
D
Troubles
Question 7
Why is Tony Lumpkin's practical joke believeable?
A
Marlow is blind
B
Marlow was drunk
C
He supports the lie with details
D
The Hardcastle home looks like an inn
Question 8
A Great House mentioned in the poem is an house of the poet.
A
ancestral home
B
new home
C
rented
D
None of the above
Question 9
B. Shaw confessed to be a disciple of:
A
Ibsen
B
Swift
C
Butler
D
Wells
Question 10
When did John Milton publish Tenure of Kings and Magistrates?
A
1628
B
1645
C
1637
D
1649
Question 11
is one of the best sonnet of Milton.
A
L'Allegro
B
Comus
C
On his Blindness
D
None of the above
Question 12
Who goes to the village panch to complain against Rani?
A
Appanna
B
Kappanna
C
Kurudava
D
Cobra
Question 13
Whose great Dictionary, published in 1755, included more than 114, 000 quotations?
A
William Hogarth
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Samuel Johnson
D
Ben Jonson
Question 14
How many couples are married during the final wedding scene in 'As You Like It'?
A
Five
B
Four
C
Three
D
Two
Question 15
Who is the father of English essay?
A
Harold Pinter
B
Francis Bacon
C
William Hazlitt
D
All the above
Question 16
is marked with a vertical bar above and in front of the syllable to which it refers
A
Syllable
B
Secondary stress
C
Primary stress
D
Pitch
Question 17
When was published the novel 'Lorna Doone'?
A
1869
B
1870
C
1871
D
1872
Question 17 Explanation: 
'Lorna Doone' published in 1869.
Question 18
The Solitary Reaper is
A
A young girl
B
A young boy
C
A kid
D
A Goddess
Question 19
The play ends with.....
A
Wasserkopf being given a job
B
the teachers giving Wasserkopf some money
C
Wasserkopf saluting the teachers
D
Wasserkopf having to leave
Question 20
''Dost thou think, because thou art virtuous, there shall be no more cakes and ale '' Who speaks the lines given above in Twelfth Night?
A
Duke Orsino
B
Malvolio
C
Sir Andrew Aguecheek
D
Sir Toby Belch
There are 20 questions to complete.

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