English literature solved MCQ online quiz 234

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
disguises herself as a boy in order to protect herself.
A
Countess Olivia
B
Maria
C
Viola
D
Sebastian
Question 2
Keats' poem Endymion is based on..... mythology.
A
Greek
B
Roman
C
celtic
D
Indian
Question 3
Who is known as the father of English poetry?
A
Milton
B
Wordsworth
C
Geoffrey Chaucer
D
Charles Dickens
Question 3 Explanation: 
Geoffrey Chaucer is known as the father of English poetry.
Question 4
Structuralism owes its origin to-
A
Terry Eagleton
B
Ferdinand De Saussure
C
Jacques Derrida
D
None
Question 5
In whose poetry do we find-'a love of nature, simplicity and faith in the dignity of the humblest'?
A
Coleridge
B
Southey
C
Wordsworth
D
Burns
Question 6
American female novelist pearl S. Buck got Nobel prize in 1938 for the book
A
The Good Earth
B
House Divided
C
The Patriot
D
De Cameron
Question 6 Explanation: 
American female novelist pearl S. Buck got Nobel prize in 1938 for the book 'The Good Earth'.
Question 7
Through he mouth of, Milton gives us a burning denunciation of contemporary clergy
A
St. Peter
B
St. Joan
C
St. Martin
D
St. Valentine
Question 8
The Oxford Movement was basically a:
A
Literary Movement
B
Social Movement
C
Religious Movement
D
Political Movement
Question 9
When was the ban finally lifted on D. H. Lawrence's novel Lady Chatterley's Lover, written in 1928.
A
1930
B
1945
C
1960
D
The ban has not yet been formally lifted.
Question 10
Whose real name was Mary Anne Evans?
A
Jane Austen
B
Charlotte Bronte
C
George Eliot
D
Joseph Conrad
Question 11
The Prelude is written in:
A
Couplets
B
Blank Verse
C
Terza rima
D
None of these
Question 12
Who accuses Arnold of ''high pamphleteering''
A
Eliot
B
Pater
C
I. A. Richards
D
F. R. Leavis
Question 13
The name of King James-I is associated with.....
A
Spenserian Stanza
B
Rhyme Royal
C
None of the above
D
None of the above
Question 14
Which poem by Chaucer was written on the death of Blanche, Wife of John of Gaunt?
A
The Legend of Good Women
B
The Book of Duchess
C
The House of Fame
D
Troilus and Criseyde
Question 15
Scott's first poetical work is based on language.
A
English
B
German
C
French
D
Italian
Question 16
is a type of literary theory and analysis which originated in Moscow and St. Petersburg in the second decade of the twentieth century.
A
Humanism
B
Formalism
C
Post modernism
D
Post colonialism
Question 17
What is then name of the girl who comes to talk with Amal near the window?
A
Subha
B
Sudha
C
Medha
D
None of the above
Question 18
Allusion refers the following-
A
a reference of past person or thing
B
false
C
doubtful speech
D
historical documents
Question 19
Who inherits ownership of Tom when St. Clare dies?
A
Eva
B
Marie
C
George Shelby
D
Haley
Question 20
Which of the following is Hamlet's mother?
A
Beatrice
B
Margaret
C
Gertrude
D
Rosalind
There are 20 questions to complete.

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