English literature solved MCQ online quiz 4

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
When was the second edition of the poem Paradise Lost published?
A
1667
B
1676
C
1681
D
1674
Question 2
''She Walks in Beauty'' was first published in
A
Idle Hours
B
Childe Harold
C
Don Juan
D
Hebrew Melodies
Question 3
is natural justice or fate.
A
Nemesis
B
Themis
C
Catharsis
D
Fate
Question 4
The 18th century critic and writer Dr Samuel Johnson said that the purpose of literature was to.....
A
entertain
B
amuse
C
instruct
D
invigorate
Question 5
With her first cheque, Virginia Woolf bought a/an
A
German Shepherd dog
B
Australian parrot
C
Persian cat
D
African elephant
Question 6
Who is English Poet?
A
Robert Frost
B
Emily Dickinson
C
John Keats
D
Toni Morrison
Question 7
'April is the Cruelest month of all is taken from Eliot's:
A
The Wasteland
B
The Hollow men
C
East Coker
D
Prufrock
Question 8
What does the west wind do to the yellow and red autumn leaves?
A
Makes them fly
B
Crush them
C
Bury them under the ground
D
Snatches them from trees
Question 9
When did Frost and Elinor decide move the family to England?
A
1915
B
1913
C
1914
D
1912
Question 9 Explanation: 
Frost and Elinor decided move the family to England in 1912.
Question 10
Which of the following writers did not come from Ireland?
A
W. B. Yeats
B
James Joyce
C
Seamus Heaney
D
none of the above
Question 11
What was the only acknowledged religion in England during the early sixteenth century?
A
Atheism
B
Catholicism
C
Ancestor-worship
D
Judaism
Question 12
Keats was born in
A
1770
B
1795
C
1790
D
None of these
Question 13
Refund was written by.....
A
William J. Long
B
Martin Gray
C
M.H. Abrahms
D
Fritz karinthy
Question 14
I trying to learn a foreign language.
A
am
B
is
C
are
D
was
Question 15
is not a play written by Shaw.
A
Caesar and Cleopatra
B
Major Barbara
C
The Devil's Disciple
D
The Holy Terror
Question 16
As Act is to Drama; so Canto is to-
A
Epic
B
Tragedy
C
Comedy
D
Sonnet
Question 17
Rosemary had been married for years.
A
two
B
three
C
four
D
five
Question 18
Which of the plays has an epilogue?
A
Man and Superman
B
Devils' Disciple
C
Pygmalion
D
None of these
Question 19
.....you work hard, you will get first class.
A
If
B
However
C
As
D
Although
Question 20
In coleridge's poem 'The rime of the Ancient Mariner'where were the three gallants going?
A
A funeral
B
A wedding
C
Market
D
To the races
There are 20 questions to complete.

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