English literature solved MCQ online quiz 61

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who is the writer of the poem 'Porphyria's Lover'?
A
Robert Browning
B
Shelley
C
William Shakespeare
D
Wordsworth
Question 1 Explanation: 
Robert Browning is the writer of the poem 'Porphyria's Lover'.
Question 2
Dickens' first novel which focused on the specific social ills was:
A
the Christmas carol
B
Great Expectations
C
oliver twist
D
a tale of two cities
Question 3
Shakespeare had unbelievable understanding of human.....
A
Psychology
B
Philosophy
C
Morality
D
Temperament
Question 4
Bob was wanted by the Chicago police department for a serious crime of.....
A
murder
B
bank robbery
C
dealing in counterfeit bank notes
D
drug trafficking
Question 5
A stanza of eight iambic pentameter lines, with the rhyme scheme as ab ab, bc
A
Nonette stanza
B
Rime Royal stanza
C
Spenserian stanza
D
None of the above
Question 6
Which of the following is not a basic or source rasa?
A
Shringara
B
karuna
C
vira
D
raudra
Question 7
the word renaissance means
A
the rebirth of learning or knowledge
B
reading of books
C
the time of astronauts
D
the study of art
Question 8
Binya Belonged to the region of the Himalayas.
A
Gadhwal
B
Garhwal
C
Garhad
D
None of the above
Question 9
Who was statesman but awarded Nobel Prize in English Literature?
A
Stalin
B
Nixon
C
Churchill
D
Rosevelt
Question 9 Explanation: 
Churchill was statesman but awarded Nobel Prize in English Literature.
Question 10
Which are two major themes of Arms and the Man?
A
death and suffering
B
war and love
C
Marriage and Separation
D
None of the above
Question 11
Which of the following might be addressed/represented by pastoral poetry?
A
an exaltation of the city life over the boring country life
B
shepherd and shepherdesses who fall in love and engage in singing contests
C
a celebration of the humility, contentment, and simplicity of living in the country
D
B and C only
Question 12
Byron is trapped in a state of grieving a lost.....
A
Friend
B
Love
C
Neighbour
D
Life
Question 13
Which royal dynasty Edmund Spenser celebrates in his epic poem The Faerie Queene?
A
Anjou
B
Plantagenet
C
Tudor
D
Stuart
Question 14
What is Anatomy?
A
study of limbs of body
B
study of insects
C
study of homo sapience
D
study of plants
Question 15
Virginia Woolf belonged to the.....
A
Bloomsbury Group
B
Naughty nineties
C
University wits
D
Rosemary Group
Question 16
Who is the writer of 'Queen Marry'?
A
A. Lord Tennyson
B
George Bernard Shaw
C
Christopher Marlowe
D
William Shakespeare
Question 16 Explanation: 
A. Lord Tennyson is the writer of 'Queen Marry'.
Question 17
Who, among the following, is a Nobel Laureate?
A
Seamus Heaney
B
Tony Morrison
C
Ted Hughes
D
Geoffrey Hill
Question 18
Who is the author of the drama Tamburlaine the Great?
A
John Webster
B
Thomas Lodge
C
Christopher Marlowe
D
William Shakespeare
Question 19
Hamlet consist of---------------acts:
A
3
B
4
C
5
D
6
Question 20
Which of the following characteristic does not belong to magic realism?
A
fantastical elements
B
metafiction
C
philosophical musings
D
distortions of time and identity
There are 20 questions to complete.

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