English literature solved MCQ online quiz 65

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Dr. Lanyon leaves for Mr. Utterson before dying.
A
A sealed trunk
B
a sealed box
C
a sealed envelope
D
a sealed bag
Question 2
Kingsley Amis's..... novel is of the revolt against the old literati.
A
Lord Jim
B
Happy Jim
C
Lucky Jim
D
Jim Lucky
Question 3
What was the reason behind Elinor's death?
A
Cancer
B
Tuberculises
C
Diariea
D
Colera
Question 3 Explanation: 
The reason behind Elinor's death is cancer.
Question 4
In which university Edgar Allan Poe enrolled midway in the academic year?
A
University of Virginia
B
University of Boston
C
University of Philadelphia
D
University of New York
Question 5
Bathos refers-v
A
ridiculous in writing or speech
B
a pathetic description
C
pathetic events
D
antiquity of style, manner or use
Question 6
Which of the following quality is not found in the character of Chandu?
A
lazy
B
ingenious
C
embodiment of perfection
D
enterprising
Question 7
With whom does Mrs. Hardcastle wish Tony to marry?
A
Kate Hardcastle
B
Constance Neville
C
She does not wish him to marry
D
The land lady at the inn
Question 8
In 'Ozymandias' the poet says, 'I met a traveler..... an.....land'.
A
by, old
B
going, ancient
C
from, antique
D
passing, antique
Question 8 Explanation: 
In 'Ozymandias' the poet says, 'I met a traveler from an antique land'.
Question 9
What reason did Petruchio give for wearing torn and dirty clothes at his own wedding?
A
He said that he had no good clothes.
B
He said that he was poor enough to buy clothes.
C
He said that he liked wearing torn and dirty clothes.
D
He said that Kate was marrying him and not his clothes.
Question 10
The Vision of Judgement is written in?
A
ottava rima
B
italic
C
Rima ottilva
D
European
Question 11
His uncle..... him.....when he lost his parents early.
A
brings, up
B
brought, up
C
will bring, up
D
bringing, up
Question 12
'Childe Harold's Pilgrimage' written by-
A
Byron
B
G.B. Shaw
C
John Buniyan
D
T.S. Eliot
Question 13
Which one is a Tragedy?
A
Antony and Cleopatra
B
The Tempest
C
King John
D
Richard 2
Question 14
Widow Wycherly had been?
A
An early lover of all three gentlemen
B
Like a sister to Mr. Medbourne
C
The wife of Dr. Heidegger
D
The Prime Minister's confidante
Question 15
John Donne's ''The Anniversaries'' is a:
A
An elegy in two parts
B
An epic in three parts
C
A ballad in four parts
D
None of these
Question 16
To give himself confidence, Santiago remembers his contest with ''the great negro of Cienfuegos.'' At what sport did the old man beat this challenger?
A
Fencing
B
Tennis
C
Arm wrestling
D
Boxing
Question 17
Who were the Two Nations referred to in the subtitle of Disraeli's Sybil (1845)?
A
the rich and the poor
B
Anglicans and Methodists
C
England and Ireland
D
Britain and Germany
Question 18
'The Road not Taken' is a famous poem of-
A
Robert Frost
B
Walt Whitman
C
Emily Dickinson
D
None
Question 19
The fine arts flourished in Elizabethan England William Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, and Edmund Spenser were some of the more famous playwrights and poets of the time Drama, music, songs, and art were popular with noblemen and commoners alike Exploring certain topics, however, was considered taboo in any art form. What was a strictly forbidden subject?
A
Sexuality
B
Criticism of the queen
C
Murder
D
Witchcraft
Question 20
''All the world's a stage And all the men and women merely players''-quoted from
A
A Midsummer Night's Dream
B
Much Ado About Nothing
C
A Pericles Prince of Tyre
D
None of these
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