English literature solved MCQ online quiz 238

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Exercise is good..... health.
A
from
B
for
C
of
D
by
Question 2
Heathcliff is a character from
A
Jane Eyre
B
Emma
C
Vanity Fair
D
Wuthering Heights
Question 3
In classical verse the rhythm of a line is determined by the weight of the syllable.
A
Italian
B
English
C
Greek and Latin
D
Spanish
Question 4
Who is described? ''For dignity composed and high exploit: But all was false and hollow''
A
Lot
B
Belial
C
Satan
D
Moses
Question 5
She is afraid..... snakes.
A
for
B
of
C
from
D
by
Question 6
Seven Ages of Man appears in '' As you like it''. Which character's speech it is?
A
Amiens
B
Orlando
C
Oliver
D
Jaques
Question 7
What is a fable?
A
a story about animals
B
a story of human being
C
a story of chronology
D
a song of pleasure
Question 8
How did the narrator describe the scream emanating from the tomb?
A
Sobbing of a child
B
A wailing shriek
C
Anomalous and inhuman
D
All of the above
Question 9
Lucy's mother saw the of Lucy's feet in the snow.
A
Shoe
B
Print
C
Shipper
D
None of the above
Question 10
Who of the following was a poet?
A
Charles Dickens
B
T. S. Eliot
C
Jane Austen
D
G. B. Shaw
Question 10 Explanation: 
T. S. Eliot is a poet.
Question 11
The poem the Song: Go and Catche a Falling Starre first enumerates a number of bizarre actions and then concludes the idea that nothing is as impossible as a notion of a woman being both.....
A
Cruel and Inhumane
B
Beautiful and Faithful
C
Beautiful and Selfish
D
None of the above
Question 12
What caused Edgar Allan Poe to ditch his studies at University of Virginia and his foster parent John Allen?
A
Gambling debt of $2000
B
Call of Poetry
C
Job in US Military
D
His love affair with Virginia
Question 13
The Civil-war started in the year
A
1640
B
1642
C
1660
D
None of the above
Question 14
William Shakespeare was Born in:
A
1564
B
1534
C
1616
D
None of these
Question 15
Who is William Hazlitt?
A
Novelist
B
Essayist
C
Dramatist
D
Poet
Question 15 Explanation: 
William Hazlitt is an Essayist.
Question 16
At the beginning of the play, Mirabell is defeated by Fainall in a card game at the.....
A
casino
B
chocolate house
C
club
D
bar
Question 17
James Joyce's narrative technique is known as-
A
stream of consciousness
B
psycho-analysis
C
Objective Co-relative
D
Symbolism and Mysticism
Question 18
Biographia Literaria is written by whom and published in?
A
Wordsworth in 1766
B
Keats in 1877
C
Coleridge in 1817
D
Shelley in 1779
Question 19
'If music be the food of love, play on, give me excess of it, that Surfeiting The appetite may sicken and die? is a speech from
A
Twelfth Night
B
A Mid Summer Nights' Dream
C
As you Like it
D
The Winters' Tale
Question 20
Which character of Shakespeare has ''the courtier's, soldier's, scholar's eye, tongue and sword''
A
King Lear
B
Othello
C
Hamlet
D
Macbeth
There are 20 questions to complete.

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