English literature solved MCQ online quiz 250

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
George Herbert's shows his zeal for the church of England and concern with practical theology.
A
To his Coy Mistress
B
The Collar
C
The Temple
D
None of the above
Question 2
Rosemary would go shopping to.....
A
New York
B
Paris
C
Tokyo
D
Beijing
Question 3
'Lycidas' is written by-
A
Alexander Pope
B
Henry Fielding
C
Thomas Hardy
D
John Milton
Question 4
Shiv making a portrait when I saw him.
A
were
B
was
C
is
D
are
Question 5
The title of the poem 'Goe and Catche a Falling Starre' referres to
A
a meteor
B
a volcano
C
a faithful man
D
a faithful woman
Question 6
The word 'kindergarten' has been borrowed from language.
A
Hindi
B
Latin
C
Greek
D
German
Question 7
Indian English is sometimes to native English speakers
A
Intelligible
B
Unintelligible
C
Ordinary
D
Sensible
Question 8
According to the narrator of the story ''The Barber's Trade Union'', Chandu was an expert in.....
A
catching wasps and tying cotton threads to their legs
B
making paper boats
C
making furniture
D
swimming
Question 9
English is a West Germanic language that originated from the dialects
A
Scottish
B
European
C
Greek and Latin
D
Anglo-Frisian and Old-saxon
Question 10
G.B. Shaw asked the foreigners to speak English.
A
British
B
perfect
C
broken
D
None of the above
Question 11
What is the first extended written specimen of Old English?
A
Boethius's Consolidation of Philosophy
B
Saint Jerome's translation of the Bible
C
Malory's Morte Darthur
D
a code of laws promulgated by King Ethelbert
Question 12
Wordsworth said that his earliest verses were a tame imitation of 's versification.
A
Herbert
B
Pope
C
Donne
D
Dryden
Question 13
Lyrical Ballads is the collaborative work published by
A
Wordsworth and Coleridge
B
Wordsworth and Keats
C
Shelley and Coleridge
D
None of the above
Question 14
Where was Griffin a teacher & a student?
A
America
B
New York
C
Chesil stowe
D
London
Question 15
He..... his father's business whenever his father is out of town.
A
carries on
B
carry on
C
carried on
D
carrying on
Question 16
A Protagonist is the.....character in a play or novel.
A
villain
B
leading
C
important
D
comedy
Question 17
Which of the following themes is depicted by T.S.Eliot in his poem 'Preludes'?
A
Dreariness
B
Isolation
C
Depersonalization
D
All of the above
Question 18
Who declared him as Britain's greatest dramatist in 1598?
A
Queen Elizabeth
B
Francis Meres, a lawyer
C
Burbage, an actor
D
King James
Question 19
Macaulay lived from
A
1800... 1859
B
1802... 1859
C
1859-1900
D
1889... 1902
Question 20
What was the first name of the playing company King's Men that William Shakespeare partly-owned?
A
Stratford Theatre
B
Lord Chamberlain's Men
C
The Queens Troupe
D
The London Theatre
There are 20 questions to complete.

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