English literature solved MCQ online quiz 59

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Plato believed that the poet writes not because he has thought over what he has to say but because he is.....
A
inspired
B
amused
C
knowledgeable
D
useless
Question 2
People had stopped coming to the Ram Bharosa's in protest.
A
Home
B
Shop
C
Village
D
None of the above
Question 3
The Archangel Michael might best be described as:
A
Jealous and envious
B
Bombastic
C
Firm and militant
D
Kind and caring
Question 4
Upon Wartminister Bridge, written by Wordsworth is:
A
Ballad
B
Pastoral poem
C
Sonnet
D
Lyrical poem
Question 5
Fanny Burney established the respectability of the female novelist with the.....
A
Amelia
B
Clarissa
C
Pamela
D
Evelina
Question 6
Who was the mother of Elizabeth I?
A
Catherine of Aragon
B
Jane Seymour
C
Catherine Howard
D
Anne Boleyn
Question 7
In which town was Shakespeare born?
A
London
B
Cambridge
C
Stratford
D
Oxford
Question 8
What was there in the author's left hand?
A
the nightjar's eggs
B
a rifle
C
the map of the jungle
D
his cap
Question 9
Cocktown is an imaginary industrial town in the novelfirst
A
Cranford
B
Vanity Fair
C
Ruth
D
Hard Times
Question 10
Dr.Thakkar has been associated with many major hospitals in the U.S.A, most notably the Children's Hospital in.....
A
New York
B
Philadelphia
C
Honolulu
D
San Francisco
Question 11
The period from 1649-1660 is known as-
A
Commonwealth period
B
Jacobean period
C
Caroline period
D
Restoration period
Question 12
From the earliest times drama has been divided into kinds.
A
five
B
three
C
two
D
None of the above
Question 13
Who is the writer of 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'?
A
George Bernard Shaw
B
Christopher Marlowe
C
A. Lord Tennyson
D
William Shakespeare
Question 13 Explanation: 
A. Lord Tennyson is the writer of 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'.
Question 14
In literature, some of Shakespeare's most powerful plays were written in that period (for example The Tempest, King Lear, and Macbeth), as well as powerful works by John Webster and.....
A
William Shakespeare
B
Ben Jonson
C
Ben Jonson folios
D
English Renaissance theatre
Question 15
Is there is a monument of Shakespeare in Stratford today?
A
True
B
False
C
sometimes true and sometimes false
D
None of the above
Question 16
When the suggested sense is conveyed through figures of speech, it is called dhvani.
A
sphota
B
lakshana
C
vyanjana
D
alankar
Question 17
Who believes in Pantheism?
A
Lord Byron
B
William Wordsworth
C
John Keats
D
All of them
Question 18
The labourers working for so long now.
A
Had been
B
Has been
C
Have been
D
Are been
Question 19
The family of Miss Pushpa has a very bad reputation.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 20
In which Dickens novel does Pip appear?
A
Bleak House
B
Great Expectations
C
A Tale of Two Cities
D
The Pickwick Papers
There are 20 questions to complete.

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