English literature solved MCQ online quiz 55

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Stephen Gosson book ''School of Abuse'' was seen as vitriolic attack on
A
Drama
B
Prose
C
Poetry
D
Essay
Question 2
Ram..... Laxman went to forest.
A
and
B
of
C
but
D
for
Question 3
A dominant theme in Hardy's novels is:
A
naturalism
B
romanticism
C
fatalism
D
classicism
Question 4
What was there in the author's right hand?
A
a knife
B
a revolver
C
a rifle
D
a sword
Question 5
Who is called 'The bard of Avon'?
A
Christopher Marlowe
B
William Shakespeare
C
John Milton
D
Homer
Question 6
Kannan's holiday mood was spoiled.....
A
because he lost all his money in gambling
B
because of his wife's unexpected arrival
C
because his son was hurt in an accident
D
because his friends had cheated him
Question 7
When was Edgar Allan Poe born?
A
August 27, 1801
B
June 30, 1810
C
January 19, 1809
D
May 19, 1811
Question 8
''Thou glorious mirror, where the Almighty's form Glasses itself in tempest''. The above line occur in Byron's:
A
Fame
B
Waterloo
C
Roll on, Thou deep and dark Blue Oceans
D
None of these
Question 9
What do you mean by classicism?
A
reverence for beauty
B
reverence for English
C
reverence for Greek and Roman/Grecian works
D
none
Question 10
The style of Paradise Lost is?
A
more Latin than most poems
B
more spontaneous than thought out
C
more satirical than spontaneous
D
more dramatic than lyrical
Question 11
Who did Dryden use Absalom to represent, allegorically, in his satire ''Absalom and Achitophel''?
A
The Duke of Monmouth
B
Charles II
C
The Earl of Shaftesbury
D
Cromwell
Question 12
Which famous work of John Milton's was based on the fall of man?
A
Samson Agonistes
B
Paradise Lost
C
On the Late Massacre in Piedmont
D
Paradise Regained
Question 13
What was the tile of Thomas Hobbes's defense of absolute sovereignty based on a theory of social contract?
A
The Litany in a Time of Plague
B
Utopia
C
Leviathan
D
The Advancement of Learning
Question 14
Pleasure and joy in Beauty become a feast of the scenes in the poetry of:
A
Shelley
B
Keats
C
Byron
D
None of these
Question 15
is a long tale in verse.
A
satire
B
epic
C
Ballad
D
None of the above
Question 16
Which type of fiction has made threatening and gloomy atmosphere?
A
Historical
B
Gothic
C
Autobiographical
D
Picaresque
Question 17
The use of mother tongue is prohibited in-
A
Direct method
B
Translation method
C
Bilingual method
D
None of the above
Question 18
What Pope poem begins, ''In these deep solitudes and awful cells, / Where heav'nly-pensive contemplation dwells, / And ever-musing melancholy reigns; / What means this tumult in a vestal's veins?''
A
The Rape of the Lock
B
Solitude: An Ode
C
The Dunciad
D
Eloisa to Abelard
Question 19
Do the task..... you forget.
A
before
B
after
C
till
D
until
Question 20
Jane Fairfax and Frank Churchill are characters from the novel
A
Cranford
B
Hard Times
C
Great Expectation
D
Emma
There are 20 questions to complete.

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