English literature solved MCQ online quiz 253

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
In which work do you read: ''In Xanadu did Kubla Khan / A stately pleasure dome decree..''?
A
Kubla Khan
B
Hellas
C
The Phoenix and the Turtle
D
The Castaway
Question 2
When was Edmund Spenser born?
A
1569
B
1542
C
1558
D
1552
Question 3
Which of the following is illustrative of Ruskin's interest in social economy?
A
The Seven Lamps
B
Unto this Last
C
The Stones of Venice
D
None of these
Question 4
Who is the author of the book 'Gulliver's Travels'
A
Arthur Conan Doyle
B
Charles Dickens
C
H. G. Wells
D
Jonathan Swift
Question 5
When did Lesley born?
A
1896
B
1899
C
1898
D
1897
Question 5 Explanation: 
Lesley was born in 1899.
Question 6
In which figure of speech words are arranged in such a manner that there is rise in the order so presented?
A
Assonance
B
Euphony
C
Climax
D
Irony.
Question 7
T. S. Eliot was born in
A
1887
B
1888
C
1817
D
None of these
Question 8
The authors during the Age of Dryden turned to the great writers for guidance and inspiration.
A
Elizabethan
B
Romantic
C
Puritan
D
classical
Question 9
Which angel does Satan trick by disguising himself as a cherub?
A
Michael
B
Uriel
C
Raphael
D
Abdiel
Question 10
/p / and /b/ are sounds.
A
labio-dental
B
bi-labial
C
alveolar
D
velar
Question 11
What do you mean by Climax?
A
a peak of mountain
B
a disaster of sea
C
a kind of poem
D
the moment of highest interest in a play
Question 12
What is the name of Robert-Frost's first son?
A
Elliot
B
Billiot
C
Trilliot
D
Juilliot
Question 12 Explanation: 
the name of Robert-Frost's first son is Elliot.
Question 13
What happened when Rani poured the curry with magical roots on the ant-hill?
A
The ants died
B
Cobra living in it, died
C
Cobra got attracted to Rani
D
None of the above
Question 14
What is sonnet?
A
A prose of special nature
B
A sacred poem of reputed poet
C
A poem of fourteen lines
D
A criticism of a poet
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sonnet is a poem of fourteen lines.
Question 15
Which of the following is not found in Hell?
A
Gems
B
Gold
C
Oil
D
Minerals
Question 16
Which of the following shifts began in the reign of Henry VII and continued under his Tudor successors?
A
the growing authority of the Pope over domestic English affairs
B
the expansion of England's colonial possessions
C
the rise in the power and confidence of the aristocracy
D
the countering of feudal power structures by a stronger central authority
Question 17
Which of the following poems of Coleridge is a ballad?
A
Work Without Hope
B
Frost at Midnight
C
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
D
Youth and Age
Question 18
Reader Response criticism originated in.....
A
France
B
India
C
England
D
Germany
Question 19
'Water, water, everywhere, not a drop to drink' poem of.....
A
Lotes Eater
B
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
C
Good Morrow
D
West wind
Question 19 Explanation: 
Water, water, everywhere, not a drop to drink' poem of The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.
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