English literature solved MCQ online quiz 90

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
Robinson Crusoe is helped by a character referred to as.....
A
Man Fortune
B
Man Thursday
C
Man Luck
D
Man Friday
Question 2
Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' was published in:
A
1602
B
1608
C
1610
D
None of these
Question 3
Popular English adaptations of romances appealed primarily to
A
the royal family and upper orders of the nobility
B
the lower orders of the nobility
C
agricultural laborers
D
the clergy
Question 4
Which of the following is an essayist?
A
Chaucer
B
John Wycliffe
C
Charles Lamb
D
Spenser
Question 5
Who wrote 'Where Angels Fear to Tread'?
A
Charles Dickens
B
E. M. Forster
C
Rudyard Kipling
D
William Shakespeare
Question 6
'Preface to Shakespeare' is written by:
A
Bradely
B
Dryden
C
Dr. Johnson
D
None of these
Question 7
The Eve of St. Agnes is written by:
A
Keats
B
Blake
C
Tennyson
D
None of these
Question 8
What name Edgar Allan Poe took when he got enlisted into the US Army in the year 1827?
A
Emmanuel A. Poe
B
Edgar A. Perry
C
John A. Perry
D
Micheal A. Smith
Question 9
loved Nature and the freshness of gardens in his work.
A
Milton
B
George Herbert
C
Andrew Marvell
D
None of the above
Question 10
''Mortality is a private and costly luxury'' is said by-
A
Cowper
B
Henry Adams
C
John Milton
D
Blake
Question 11
Who is the writer of Galliver's Travels?
A
John Milton
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Charles Dickens
D
Jane Austin
Question 11 Explanation: 
Jonathan Swift is the writer of Galliver's Travels.
Question 12
What did Gopi promise Kamalan in exchange for the sale of the house?
A
To take Amma to Delhi with him
B
To employ a full-time nurse for Amma
C
To hold a huge yagna for Amma's well-being
D
To visit Amma once every year
Question 13
Geraldine is a character of the poem;
A
Lucy Grey
B
Christabel
C
Frost at midnight
D
the last of the flock
Question 14
The Waste Land was published by Eliot in:
A
1922
B
1923
C
1932
D
None of these
Question 15
Who is the Villain in 'Hamlet'?
A
Horatio
B
Iago
C
Claudius
D
None of these
Question 16
''Paradise Lost'' is divided into.....
A
12 Books
B
8 Books
C
9 Books
D
5 Books
Question 17
Which of the following statements is not an accurate description of Old English poetry?
A
Romantic love is a guiding principle of moral conduct.
B
Its formal and dignified use of speech was distant from everyday use of language.
C
Irony is a mode of perception, as much as it was a figure of speech.
D
Christian and pagan ideals are sometimes mixed.
Question 18
University Wits were those who:
A
Had training at two universities
B
gave curriculum of two universities
C
Erected two universities
D
None of the above
Question 19
The Common Sojourn of Byron, Shelley, Keats was:
A
Lake district
B
Hampshire
C
Utopia
D
None of these
Question 20
On the night before he promises Manolin to go ''far out'' to sea, of what does Santiago dream?
A
A great storm
B
A beautiful woman
C
Lions on the beach
D
A wrestling match
There are 20 questions to complete.

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