English literature solved MCQ online quiz 36

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
The only evidence the British have of Aziz's guilt is.....
A
Adela's word
B
his admission of guilt
C
binoculars
D
video
Question 2
Who discovers Duncan's body?
A
Lennox
B
Ross
C
Macduff
D
Donalbain
Question 3
Who said, ''the progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.''?
A
Wordsworth
B
Coleridge
C
Derrida
D
T. S. Eliot
Question 4
Who used to write problem plays-
A
Bertrand Russell
B
W. B. Yeats
C
G. B. Shaw
D
James Joyce
Question 5
'When We Two Parted' is poem.
A
Biographical
B
Autobiographical
C
Pastoral
D
Anti-romantic
Question 6
In the poem 'Death Be Not Proud' Donne addresses Death as.....
A
Mighty and Dreadful
B
Serious and Ugly
C
Mysterious and Miserable
D
None of the above
Question 7
What profession does St. John deal in?
A
Lawyer
B
Coachman
C
Clergyman
D
Watchman
Question 8
was Sycorax's half-mad son.
A
Caliban
B
Gonzalo
C
Prospero
D
Sebastian
Question 9
In Chapter XVI the word muffled in 'Pride and Prejudice' is:
A
Confused
B
Amazed
C
Not thinking clearly
D
None of these
Question 10
George Eliot was a.....
A
dancer
B
social worker
C
novelist
D
broker
Question 11
William Morel in Sons and Lovers is drawn after?
A
Lawrence's father
B
Lawrence's brother
C
Lawrence himself
D
None of these
Question 12
The One-Act Play is not a in miniature.
A
Tragedy
B
Comedy
C
Farce
D
Full-length play
Question 13
Which of the following is not a common feature of neoclassical poetry?
A
Imitation of classical forms and allusion to mythology
B
An effort to represent human nature
C
Use of the rhymed couplet
D
Fantastic comparisons
Question 14
The use of whale-road for sea and life-house for body are examples of what literary technique, popular in Old English poetry?
A
symbolism
B
simile
C
metonymy
D
kenning
Question 15
Radha found het beloved's mockery also to be as sweet as nectar.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 16
.....you are saying this, I believe it!
A
Since
B
For
C
When
D
For
Question 17
Beowulf is a/an-
A
an epic poem
B
an elegy
C
a novel
D
a burlesque
Question 18
Which of the following writer had a life span from 1678-1707?
A
William Wycherley
B
George Farquhar
C
William Wycherley
D
William Congreve
Question 19
An elaborate classical form in which one Shepherd-Singer laments the death of another is called:
A
Pastoral Romance
B
Pastoral Elegy
C
Ballad
D
Epic
Question 20
In which style did John Milton write the poem Paradise Lost?
A
Free verse
B
blank verse
C
Vers libre
D
Regular meter
There are 20 questions to complete.

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