English literature solved MCQ online quiz 69

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Who wrote: ''Reader, I married him.''?
A
Jane Austen
B
Charlotte Bronte
C
Edith Wharton
D
Emily Bronte
Question 2
Who is Gaffer?
A
Amal's father
B
Madhav's friend
C
Headman
D
None of the above
Question 3
Which was the first government the king of Monaco approached to help with the execution?
A
English Government
B
French Government
C
Italian Government
D
Irish Government
Question 4
Hazlitt's intellectual awakening had been stimulated by:
A
Shakespeare
B
Coleridge
C
Wordsworth
D
De Quincey
Question 5
''The Mark of Vishnu'' is a mild satire on.....
A
fashion and manners
B
rituals
C
blind belief and superstition
D
festivals and their celebration
Question 6
Hellenism of Keats connotes:
A
his love of poetry
B
his love of ancient cultures
C
his love of Greek culture and art
D
None of these
Question 7
Who was Mr.Cuss?
A
Doctor
B
Naturalist
C
Scientist
D
General Practitioner
Question 8
What is the title of the poem that begins thus-'What is this life, if full of care, we have no time to stand and stare'?
A
Comfort
B
Leisure
C
Relaxation
D
Tranquility
Question 9
What do you mean by Novel?
A
short prose
B
a long fictional prose with many characters
C
a short narrative prose
D
a literary work on the stage
Question 10
When did William Wordsworth die?
A
7 June 1849
B
12 January 1842
C
3 November 1852
D
23 April 1850
Question 11
Which of Chaucer's works is associated with Valentine's Day?
A
The Canterbury Tales
B
The Book of the Duchess
C
Parlement of Foules
D
The Canterbury Tales
Question 12
Who wrote Ars Poetica?
A
Virgil
B
Horace
C
Longinus
D
Aristotle
Question 13
Griffin after the death of his father moved into a cheap boarding house of.....
A
America
B
New York
C
London
D
Europe
Question 14
'Goe and Catche a Falling Starre' is written in poetic form
A
sonnet
B
song
C
idyll
D
ode
Question 15
''Professions for Women'' is a plea for women's.....
A
intellectual freedom
B
emotional freedom
C
social adaptability
D
freedom to dress
Question 16
An oblique bar pointing downwards indicates the
A
Pre-tonic stress
B
Post-tonic stress
C
Tonic stress
D
Ordinary stress
Question 17
The came on before time in the poem Lucy Gray.
A
Storm
B
Rain
C
Ship
D
None of the above
Question 18
Words with prefixes are stressed on the root
A
Strong
B
Weak
C
Medium
D
Some
Question 19
'Sweet are the uses of adversity' was stated by.....
A
Valtaire
B
Shakespeare
C
Milton
D
Tolstoy
Question 19 Explanation: 
The quotation 'Sweet are the uses of adversity' was stated by William Shakespeare.
Question 20
Which one is the shortest book in Milton's Paradise Lost?
A
Book IX
B
Book II
C
Book VII
D
Book XI
Question 20 Explanation: 
Book VII has 640 lines in it
There are 20 questions to complete.

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