10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
Who born in 1422:
What do you mean by Synecdoche?
a figurative story
a story by animal characters
a figure of speech stands for whole thing
In which century was Shakespeare born?
Who discovers Duncan's corpse?
his sons, Malcolm and Donalbain
Which of the following qualities would most accurately describe Faustus' character at the beginning of the play?
Which one is the world's longest-running play
Romeo and Juliet
G. B. Shaw began his literary career first as:
None of these
'A thing of beauty is a joy forever' was stated by.....
Question 8 Explanation:
'A thing of beauty is a joy forever' was stated by John Keats.
The poem 'Easter 1916' refers to the.....
tribute to the rebellious
reaction to the uprising
All of the above
How much money did Della get from selling her most prized possession?
Thirteen dollars and fifty cents.
The function that reports emotions, feelings and attitudes is
What do you mean by Satire?
an ironical writing
ridiculous writing against vices or follies
mixture of two languages
a regional epic
The Restoration comedies are modelled on the comedies of.....
Who wrote 'Beauty is truth, truth beauty'?
Question 14 Explanation:
John Keats wrote 'Beauty is truth, truth beauty'.
In which magazine, in the year 1787, that William Wordsworth made his debut as a writer by publishing a sonnet?
The European Magazine
Gulliver's Travels is written by
Which of the following was a typically Romantic means of achieving visionary states?
All the above
How would ''Natural Supernaturalism'' be best characterized as a Romantic notion introduced by Carlyle?
a form of animism in which objects in the natural world are believed to be inhabited by spirits
a spontaneous belief in the supernatural based upon a surprise encounter with a supernatural being
a process by which things that are familiar and thought to be ordinary are made to appear miraculous and new to our eyes
the experience of hallucinating contact with the supernatural world when taking opium
During which war the castle of Edmund Spenser, Kilcolman by name burnt by native Irish forces?
Nine Years War
Hundred Years War
Seventeen Years War
Ten Years War
Which blessing did God give man first in the poem' Pulley'?
None of the above
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