English literature solved MCQ online quiz 39

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What was Gobinda' youngest son's name?
A
Ranju
B
Sanju
C
Manju
D
Santosh
Question 2
Which of the following is the other title of Pope's Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot?
A
Prologue to the Satires
B
Essay on Man
C
Windsor Forest
D
An Essay on Criticism
Question 3
According to Bharata, sthayi bhavas are like.....
A
kings
B
servants
C
soldiers
D
businessmen
Question 4
The world of ''Lady Shallot'' belongs to the:
A
Medieval era
B
Greek era
C
Victorian era
D
Romantic era
Question 5
Mathilde Loisel is described as.....
A
pretty and charming
B
arrogant and rude
C
shy and introvert
D
ugly and fat
Question 6
Chaucer's Canterbury Tales are stories put into the mouth of travelling.....
A
teachers
B
monks
C
pilgrims
D
children
Question 7
The two typical literary products of the Modern Age are.....
A
the problem play and the novel of social purpose
B
the lyric and the one-act play
C
the epic and the novella
D
the essay and the narrative poetry
Question 8
Confessions of an English Opium Eater is a literary work by
A
Lord Byron
B
S. T. Coleridge
C
Thomas De Quincey
D
P. B. Shelley
Question 9
Wordsworth was appointed as poet Laureate in:
A
1843 b...1844
B
1845
C
1846
D
none of these
Question 10
What drove William Cowper to break down and become a recluse?
A
the conviction that he was damned forever
B
the loss of his fortune in the South Sea Bubble
C
the vindication of Newtonian physics
D
condemnation of his work by Jeremy Collier
Question 11
The fictional detective character Sherlock Holmes is the creation of
A
Agatha Christie
B
Arthur Conan Doyle
C
J. K. Rowling
D
Rudyard Kipling
Question 12
Seneca was a famous Roman tragic.....
A
Dramatist
B
Poet
C
Critic
D
Essayist
Question 13
The systematic study of versification in poetry is called.....
A
tragedy
B
comedy
C
rhapsody
D
prosody
Question 14
Who said.....''expression ought to be the dress of the thought''?
A
Pope
B
Dryden
C
Locke
D
Coleridge
Question 15
W. B. Yeats got Nobel Prize in?
A
1913
B
1923
C
1937
D
1919
Question 16
Byron's journey to Spain, Malta, Albania and Greece resulted in the production of the first two cantos of his poem:
A
cain
B
Childe Herald's Pilgrimage
C
Don Juan
D
the prisoner of Chillon
Question 17
Who is the author of 'Seize the Day'?
A
Arthur Miller
B
Saul Bellow
C
Tony Morrison
D
None
Question 18
Images like ''the burnt-out ends of smoky days'', ''the thousand sordid images'' and ''sparrows in the gutters'' belong to the poem.....
A
Preludes
B
Easter 1916
C
The Death Bed
D
The Waste Land
Question 19
Which of the following is not a part of digital portfolio procedure?
A
Digital camera
B
Scanner
C
E-mail
D
Xerox machine
Question 20
Any history of comedy would have to begin with the ancient Greek
A
Thanos
B
Comos
C
Dracos
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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