10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers
When was John Keats born?
25 December 1767
30 April 1789
31 October 1795
Which of the following poets wrote during the Victorian period but was not published until the 20th century?
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Elizabeth Barret Browning
When was Paradise Lost published?
The term 'the Palliser Novels' is used to describe the political novels of?
W. H. White
What was the general subject of the Welsh poet Katherine Philips's work?
celebrations of the transience of all life and beauty
celebrations of lesbian sexuality in terms that did not imply a male readership
celebrations of religious ecstasy and divine inspiration
celebrations of female friendship in Platonic terms normally reserved for male friendships
In Adonis, Shelley laments for the death of.....
What is Stress?
emphasis on words
emphasis on the sentence
emphasis of literature
emphasis on the novel
In 1850, Tennyson succeeded Wordsworth as poet laureate.
both A and B
none of these
The..... theme is central to the fiction of Margaret Drabble.
Who is known as the poets' poet in English Literature?
The effect of French literature and culture is felt most on the Restoration.....
An Essay concerning Human Understanding was written by.....
'Heaven lies about us in our infancy'. This line occurs in the poem?
The Second Coming
Leda and the Swan
Who represents Prejudice in Jane Austen's novel 'Pride and Prejudice':
None of these
What nick name was Shelley given?
Percy the Perilous
'A Little Girl Lost' is written by:
None of these
Tennyson was appointed Poet Laureate in:
The sentence 'Close the window' refers to the-
None of the above
In the earliest Greek plays there used to be few actors and a
A figure of speech where two things are compared without using the words of comparison is called.....
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