English literature solved MCQ online quiz 23

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
At what famous university is Faustus a scholar?
A
Wittenburg
B
Sorbonne
C
Heidelberg
D
Cambridge
Question 2
The nagas in mythology are considered deities.....
A
Asian
B
European
C
Chinese
D
Indian
Question 3
The stanza form used in ''Ode to the West Wind'' is.....
A
Ottava Rima
B
Spenserian Stanza
C
Terza Rima
D
Blank Verse
Question 4
He the finest bread in the town these days.
A
Is preparing
B
prepare
C
prepares
D
prepared
Question 5
Lord Tennyson was appointed Poet Laureate in.....
A
1850
B
1860
C
1855
D
1865
Question 6
Shakespeare's 'Othello' is based on a short story called 'Un Capitano Moro'.by Cinthio. The story was first published in:
A
1456
B
1498
C
1565
D
1592
Question 7
In which work do you read: ''My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings / Look on my works ye mighty, and despair!''?
A
The Man of Feeling
B
In Memoriam
C
Song to Aella
D
Ozymandias
Question 8
What do you mean by Prologue?
A
the last part of any drama
B
the first chapter of play
C
the preface or introduction of any writing
D
surface
Question 9
The theme of the Song: Goe and Catche a Falling Starre is..... inconstancy.
A
Man's
B
Woman's
C
Parents'
D
None of the above
Question 10
The Picture of Dorian Gray is written by:
A
Gissing
B
D. H. Lawrence
C
Oscar Wilde
D
None of these
Question 11
was written by Swift.
A
The Way of the World
B
Robinson Crusoe
C
All for Love
D
A Tale of a Tub
Question 12
Macbeth thinks of to be a threat to his kingship.
A
Donalbain
B
Malcom
C
Lady Macbeth
D
Banquo and his son Fleance
Question 13
Who had fell in love with Binya's umbrella?
A
Ram Bharosa
B
Bijju
C
Rajaram
D
None of the above
Question 14
The Jacobean era ended with a severe economic depression in 1620-1626, complicated by a serious outbreak of..... in London in 1625.
A
Cholera
B
Tuberculosis
C
Bubonic plague
D
Plague (disease)
Question 15
For what do Matthew Arnold's moral investment in nonfiction and Walter Pater's aesthetic investment together pave the way?
A
a renewed secularism in the twentieth century
B
modern literary criticism
C
the surrealist movement
D
none of the above: Victorian prose was mostly forgotten until recently and had little impact on literature of or after its time.
Question 16
According to the narrator, how long had Tom Ramsay been a sore trial for George?
A
Twenty year
B
Five years
C
Little over two years
D
Ten years
Question 17
What did the oldman send for Hughie?
A
A roasted turkey
B
A diamond ring for Hughie's girlfriend
C
The soveriegn that Hughie had given
D
A sealed envelop with a cheque
Question 18
/t, d, s, z, n, l/ are
A
plosive
B
alveolar
C
labio-dental
D
velar sounds.
Question 19
A fine example of the Homeric simile is to be found in Matthew Arnold's
A
Thyrsis
B
The Scholar Gipsy
C
Sohrab and Rustom
D
None of the above
Question 20
''I heartily hate and detest that animal called man.'' These are the words of.....
A
Jonathan Swift
B
Alexander Pope C ) Richard Steele
C
John Arbuthnot
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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