English Literature MCQ Questions and Answers Quiz

31. The second series of Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb was published in?

  1. 1823
  2. 1826
  3. 1834
  4. 1833

32. The term the Palliser Novels is used to describe the political novels of?

  1. Charles Dickens
  2. Anthony Trollope
  3. W. H. White
  4. B. Disraeli

33. The title of the poem The Second Coming is taken from?

  1. The Bible
  2. The Irish mythology
  3. The German mythology
  4. The Greek mythology

34. The twins in Lord of the Flies are?

  1. Ralph and Jack
  2. Simon and Eric
  3. Ralph and Eric
  4. Simon and Jack

35. Vanity Fair is a novel by?

  1. Jane Austen
  2. Charles Dickens
  3. W. M. Thackeray
  4. Thomas Hardy

36. W. B. Yeats used the phrase the artifice of eternity in his poem?

  1. Sailing to Byzantium
  2. Byzantium
  3. The Second Coming
  4. Leda and the Swan

37. What does I stand for in the following line? To Carthage then I came

  1. Buddha
  2. Tiresias
  3. Smyrna Merchant
  4. Augustine

38. What is the sub-title of the play Twelfth Night?

  1. Or, What is you Will
  2. Or, What you Will
  3. Or, What you Like It
  4. Or, What you Think

39. Which book of John Ruskin influenced Mahatma Gandhi?

  1. Sesame and Lilies
  2. The Seven Lamps of Architecture
  3. Unto This Last
  4. Fors Clavigera

40. Which of the following is Goldings first novel?

  1. The Inheritors
  2. Lord of the Flies
  3. Pincher Martin
  4. Pyramid

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