GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 403 - 406 of 1960

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Question 403

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

________ the Almighty Power Hurled headlong flaming from the ′ Ethereal Sky,

With hideous ruin and combustion down

To bottomless perdition, there to dwell

In Adamantine Chains and penal Fire

Who durst defy th ′ Omnipotent to Arms.

(Paradise Lost, I. 44 - 49.)

Choose the appropriate word: (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Fiend

b.

Him

c.

He

d.

Satan

Question 404

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The following postmodernist novel has an unusual protagonist whose gender is not revealed. So much so, that we keep wondering whether that person՚s relationships are homo-/hetero-sexual: (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The French Lieutenant՚s Woman

b.

Written on the Body

c.

Enduring Love

d.

English Music

Question 405

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

G. M. Hopkins՚s “Windhover” is dedicated: (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

To Christ, the Lord

b.

To Christ our lord

c.

To Christ, our Lord

d.

To no one

Question 406

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Late capitalism” , by which is meant accelerated technological development and the massive extension of intellectually qualified labour, was first Popularised by________. (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Terry Eagleton

b.

Stanley Fish

c.

Ernst Mandel

d.

Raymond Williams

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