English literature solved MCQ online quiz 63

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who owns the Post office?
A
Headmaster
B
King
C
Post master
D
None of the above
Question 2
Aziz finds whose letters at the Guest house where Fielding lived?
A
Ronny and Adela
B
Fielding and Ronny
C
Mrs. Moore and Fielding
D
Fielding and Adela
Question 3
A ''moke'' is a
A
donkey
B
horse
C
yak
D
monkey
Question 4
Which of the following women exposed themselves to scandal by writing racy stories for the popular press?
A
Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Mary Wroth, and Elizabeth Cary
B
Aphra Behn, Delarivier Manley, and Eliza Haywood
C
Anne Finch, Anne Killigrew, and Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
D
Rachel Speght, Katherine Philips, and Frances Burney
Question 5
Who wrote: ''I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.''?
A
William Carlos Williams
B
T.S. Eliot
C
Ernest Hemingway
D
Hart Crane
Question 6
How many soliloquies are spoken by Hamlet in the play Hamlet?
A
Nine
B
Five
C
Seven
D
Three
Question 7
Which of the following was the Tower of London used for in the Elizabethan age?
A
As an astronomical observation deck
B
As a storage place for grain
C
As a prison
D
As a school for the royal children
Question 8
Why does Santiago not let his lines drift like the other fishermen?
A
He is a stubborn man who prefers the old-fashioned way of fishing.
B
He believes it is imprecise, and he strives always to be exact.
C
It is dangerous, as he might become tangled with another boat.
D
He is no longer young or strong enough to control a drifting line.
Question 9
Which of the following tones is used in commands?
A
A falling tone
B
A rising tone
C
A falling-rising tone
D
No tone at all
Question 10
In the poem 'Ozymandias' who calls Ozymandias 'King of Kings'?
A
The Traveler
B
The speaker
C
Other Kings
D
Ozymandias himself
Question 10 Explanation: 
In the poem 'Ozymandias' Ozymandias himself calls 'King of Kings'.
Question 11
The dream of Griffin was to rule the world with.....
A
His scientific formula
B
Power & terror
C
His invisibility
D
His anger
Question 12
Short plays called.....-staged dialogues on religious, moral, and political themes-were performed by playing companies before the construction of public theaters.
A
interludes
B
spectacles
C
meditations
D
mysteries
Question 13
''In Memoriam'' was written on the.....
A
the death of the poet's friend Arthur Hallam
B
the coronation of the Queen
C
birth of the poet's first child
D
first wedding anniversary of the poet
Question 14
Words with weak prefixes are accented on the-
A
root
B
prefix
C
suffix
D
branch
Question 15
Northanger Abbey, Emma and Sense and Sensibility are novels written by
A
G. Eliot
B
Miss Burney
C
Jane Austen
D
None of these
Question 16
Which of the following was Elizabeth known as?
A
Unintelligent
B
Rude
C
Stingy
D
Fanatic
Question 17
In ''The Gift of the Magi'' Della is presented as.....
A
a loving wife
B
a snobbish wife
C
a hypocritical wife
D
a sacrificing wife
Question 18
Texts like Waiting for Godot are:
A
Ageless
B
Rare
C
Priceless
D
None of these
Question 19
What was strange about Emily Dickinson?
A
She rarely left home
B
She wrote in code
C
She never attempted to publish her poetry
D
She wrote her poems in invisible ink
Question 20
Narayan's third novel dealt with the story of woman in an orthodox Indian society.
A
Swami and Friends
B
The Dark Room
C
The Bachelor of Arts
D
None of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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