English literature solved MCQ online quiz 91

By | September 13, 2018

10000 MCQ /questions on English literature questions answers

Question 1
''Gyre'' is a favorite symbol with
A
T. S. Eliot
B
Yeats
C
Emily Dickenson
D
None of these
Question 2
A famous Mock Epic poet in English Literature is-
A
Alexander Pope
B
Tennyson
C
Browning
D
Shelley
Question 3
How did Sylvia Ward die?
A
Her lover strangled her
B
She deliberately entered the burning house of her lover and died
C
Her parents poisoned her
D
She swallowed one of her lover's prescriptions and died
Question 4
The most substantial possession in Kannan's hut is.....
A
a television set
B
a wooden bed
C
his wife's large tin trunk
D
his son's medals
Question 5
Which of the following playwrights did not contribute to Restoration Tragedy?
A
Thomas Otway
B
Nathaniel Lee
C
John Crowne
D
Sir William Temple
Question 6
What the term Renaissance refers?
A
revival or rebirth
B
representation
C
presentation
D
rebel
Question 7
Fearenside's dog bites.....
A
Griffin
B
Marvel
C
Mr.Hall
D
Huxter
Question 8
The girl said that she was tired of being told that she has a pretty face.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither true nor False
D
None of the above
Question 9
Who is the author of On the Origin of Species (1859) that shook the very foundations of religion?
A
Charles Darwin
B
Lord Tennyson
C
Matthew Arnold
D
Charles Dickens
Question 10
The civil war was taking place between which groups?
A
Republicans and Free Staters.
B
Tories and Republicans.
C
Free States and Tories.
D
Republicans and Communists.
Question 11
Which one of these is not a play by Thomas Shadwell?
A
The Virtuoso
B
The Humorist
C
Spamalot
D
None of the above
Question 12
The Life of Samuel Johnson is written by.....
A
Edmund Burke
B
Edward Gibbon
C
David Hume
D
James Bosewell
Question 13
When Leontes discovers the identity of Perdita in 'The Winter's Tale' is an example of:
A
Peripety
B
Suspense
C
revelation
D
Discovery
Question 14
''A passage to India'' is written by:
A
Forster
B
Conrad
C
Lawrence
D
Hardy
Question 15
From which language 'Picaresque' novel is derived?
A
Italian
B
Spanish
C
German
D
English
Question 16
What do you mean by Hyperbole?
A
a long verse
B
a long narrative poem
C
an overriding view
D
an overstatement about something
Question 17
What hangs on the wall of the old man's shack?
A
A photograph of his wife
B
The latest baseball scores
C
A mounted fish
D
Pictures
Question 18
In ''Paradise regained'' who regained the paradise?
A
Satan
B
Jesus
C
Adam and Eve
D
Only Adam
Question 19
The Jacobean era succeeds the..... and precedes the Caroline era, and specifically denotes a style of architecture, visual arts, decorative arts, and literature that is predominant of that period.
A
Elizabethan era
B
English Reformation
C
England
D
Tudor period
Question 20
The role of is powerfully highlighted in the novels of Hardy.
A
Fate
B
co-incidence
C
natural calamities
D
magic
There are 20 questions to complete.

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