GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 552 - 556 of 1960

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Question 552

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

John Dryden in his heroic tragedy All for Love takes the story of Shakespeare՚s (June Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Measure for Measure

b.

The Merchant of Venice

c.

Antony and Cleopatra

d.

Troilus and Cressida

Question 553

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following English poets defined poetic imagination as “a repetition in the finite mind of the eternal act of creation in the infinite ‘I AM’ ” ? (June Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Wordsworth

b.

Shelley

c.

Coleridge

d.

Blake

Question 554

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

An Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot presents portraits of the following contemporary individuals: (June Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Addison and Lord Hervey

b.

Smollett and Defoe

c.

Dryden and Rochester

d.

Swift and Steele

Question 555

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Little Nell is a character in Dickens՚ (June Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

David Copperfield

b.

Great Expectations

c.

Bleak House

d.

The Old Curiosity Shop

Question 556

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which one of the following best describes the general feeling expressed in literature during the last decade of the Victorian era? (June Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Raucous celebration combined with paranoid interpretation

b.

The triumph of science and morbidity

c.

Sincere earnestness and Protestant zeal

d.

Studied melancholy and aestheticism

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