10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
Girish Karnad's, is consciously anchored in the ancient theory and tradition of Indian Theatre.
Fire and the rain
Who wrote 'Common Pursuit'?
None of these
/j / and /w/ are.....
The King James Bible was first published in
What is the meaning of the word 'Dirge'?
a kind of sonnet sequence
a song expressing patrotic sentiment
a long verse telling about an adventure
a song expressing grief, lamentation and mourning
Question 5 Explanation:
Dirge'means a song expressing grief, lamentation and mourning.
All literature has an.....
Which novel is narrated in the first person mode?
Great Expectations was published in:
none of these
Anubhava consists of.....
all of the above
The poem, ''The Marriage of Heaven and Hell'' was written by:
When was William Wordsworth appointed poet laureate?
Which event did not occur as part of the rise of the British Empire under Queen Victoria?
Between 1853 and 1880, 2, 466, 000 emigrants left Britain, many bound for the colonies.
In 1876, Queen Victoria was named empress of India.
To save costs and maximize profits, the day-to-day government of India was transferred from Parliament to the private East India Company.
From 1830 to 1870, the sum total of investments abroad by British capitalists had risen from £300 billion to £800 billion.
Which phrase indicates the interior flow of thought employed in high-modern literature?
stream of consciousness
The Pre-Raphaelite poets were mostly indebted to the poets of the?
''Who sent the wild ass free?'' is a line from.....
How did Henry II, the first of England's Plantagenet kings, acquire vast provinces in southern France?
the Battle of Hastings
Saint Patrick's mission
the Fourth Lateran Council
his marriage to Eleanor of Aquitaine
'Butted in' means.....
'pushed with the head'
None of the above
Which of the following has been a significant development in British theater since the abolition of censorship in 1968?
the rise of workshops and the collaborative ethos
the emergence of a major cohort of women dramatists
the death of the musical
all but C
Adonis is modeled on:
Bion's lament for Adonis
None of these
By--------Shakespeare had established himself in London as an actor and dramatist:
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