English literature solved MCQ online quiz 242

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What instrument does Radha's beloved play?
A
Mandolin
B
Flute
C
Veena
D
Drums
Question 2
C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards were reputed in the 1930s for introducing
A
New Criticism
B
Practical Criticism
C
Standard English Project
D
Basic English Project
Question 3
Who is the author of the novel 'The Sun Also Rises'?
A
H.G. Wells
B
George Orwell
C
Ernest Hemingway
D
Thomas Hardy
Question 4
Which quotation is by Shakespeare?
A
Cowards die many times before their deaths.
B
To err is human; to forgive is divine.
C
Brevity is the soul of wit.
D
a and c
Question 5
Which American President reportedly referred to Harriet Beecher Stowe as ''the little lady who made this big war''?
A
George Washington
B
John Adams
C
Abraham Lincoln
D
John. F. Kennedy
Question 6
disguised as a lawyer saves Antonio's life.
A
Nerissa
B
Portia
C
Jessica
D
Rosalind
Question 7
The Romantic age in English literature began with the publication of.....
A
Preface to Shakespeare
B
Preface of Lyrical Ballads
C
Preface to Ancient Mariners
D
Preface to Dr. Johnson
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Romantic age in English literature began with the publication of Preface of Lyrical Ballads.
Question 8
What is Augustine St. Clare's selfish wife's name?
A
Marie
B
Eliza
C
Rachel
D
Ophelia
Question 9
Who is second Prince of Arragon in ''Much ado about nothing''?
A
Leonato
B
Balthasar
C
Don John
D
Don Pedro
Question 10
At what age did George Ramsay plan to retire?
A
Sixty
B
Fifty-five
C
Forty-eight
D
Sixty-nine
Question 11
Complete the following famous line from Hamlet: Something is rotten in the state of...
A
England
B
Venice
C
Denmark
D
Maine
Question 12
Which of the following is not one of the kinds of suggested sense?
A
an idea
B
a figure of speech
C
a word
D
an emotion
Question 13
What did Robert Frost's father do?
A
teacher
B
journalist
C
black-smith
D
farmer
Question 13 Explanation: 
Robert Frost's father was a journalist.
Question 14
In which department does Mr. Liosel work as a clerk?
A
Department of Internal Affairs
B
Department of Child Welfare
C
Department of Textile
D
Department of Education
Question 15
The poem '' Looking for a Cousin on a Swing'' is in narration.
A
1st person
B
third person
C
omniscient
D
None of the above
Question 16
On whose death on 1843 Wordsworth became Poet Laureate?
A
Southey
B
Dorothy
C
Tyler
D
Mary
Question 17
Milton died in.....
A
1670
B
1672
C
1674
D
None of the above
Question 18
'Table Talk' is a collection of essays by.....
A
Hazlitt
B
Lamb
C
Moore
D
Scott
Question 19
Where does the secret of Ghanashyam's whereabouts lie?
A
With the wind
B
In the forest glade
C
Within Radha's heart
D
With the river
Question 20
The letter came..... post.
A
with
B
by
C
in
D
over
There are 20 questions to complete.

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