English literature solved MCQ online quiz 81

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
What was the reaction of the oldman when Hughie gave him some money?
A
He threw the money down in the anger.
B
He took the money and ran off.
C
He startled, smiled faintly and thanked Hughies
D
He fell to Hughie's feet and kissed his hand
Question 2
Shamnath's boss was impressed to hear that Shamnath's mother was
A
From a royal family
B
From a big city
C
From a foreign country
D
From a village
Question 3
Who comes into Raina's bedroom from balcony?
A
Sergius
B
Bluntschli
C
Nikola
D
None of the above
Question 4
Who said ''Learning is never done without errors and defeat''?
A
Vladimir Lenin
B
Karl Marx
C
Prof. Hudson
D
None of the above
Question 5
Whose testimony proved Iago to be the real culprit for Desdemona's death?
A
Cassio
B
None of these
C
Bianca
D
Emilia
Question 6
The word 'harakiri' means.....
A
Love
B
Passion
C
Happiness
D
Suicide
Question 7
Oliver plans to kill Orlando in a with Charles.
A
wrestling match
B
fencing match
C
boxing match
D
rifle shooting match
Question 8
Which of the following characteristic is not associated with romanticism?
A
adherence to rules
B
love for nature
C
importance to imagination
D
emphasis on spontaneity in thought and expression
Question 9
Dryden's remarks on tragedy are mainly contained in the Preface to
A
Troilus and Cressida
B
All For Love
C
The Indian Emperor
D
None of the above
Question 10
What did the general tell Rachel?
A
You must cook delicious and nutritious food
B
Don't be afraid, you are among friends
C
I will ensue the slavery is abolished
D
Be always alert; the war was begun
Question 11
What do you mean by Linguistics?
A
study of languages and its rules
B
study of sounds
C
study of speech sounds
D
study of meaning
Question 12
Kiran entered..... the class.
A
in
B
into
C
on
D
of
Question 13
Who says, ''Good night, sweet prince, /And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.''?
A
Fortinbras
B
Marcellus
C
Chorus
D
Horatio
Question 14
Which of the following is not a dominant form of criticism before the Second World War?
A
Russian Formalism
B
Psychological Criticism
C
Neo-classical criticism
D
All of the above
Question 15
'Paradise Lost' is written by:
A
Milton
B
Pope
C
Swift
D
None of these
Question 16
Why did 'Poetry Quarterly' cease publication in 1953?
A
Owner convicted of fraud
B
Fall in Sales
C
Rise in taxation on magazines
D
Shortage of paper
Question 17
All English vowels are.....
A
voiceless
B
voiced
C
silent
D
oral
Question 18
What is the negro mother's dream:
A
To be rich and famous
B
To live in an equal society
C
For blacks to be considered superior to whites
D
For her children to migrate out to the north
Question 19
Lyrical Ballads are jointly composed by:
A
Keats and Shelley
B
Wordsworth and Shelley
C
Keats and Coleridge
D
Wordsworth and Coleridge
Question 20
Which roles have played by Shakespeare in Hamlet and As you like it?
A
Fortinbras, Corin
B
Leartus, Silvius
C
Osric, Touchstone
D
Ghost, Old servant Adam
There are 20 questions to complete.

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