GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 656 - 658 of 1960

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Question 656

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the followings (June)

List-Ⅰ (Column I)List-Ⅱ (Column II)
(A)

Literary criticism is a description and evaluation of its object

(i)

Brooks, “The Formalist Critic”

(B)

Good sense is the body of poetic genius

(ii)

Sidney, Defence/An Apology for Poetry

(C)

Poetry is the breath and a finer spirit of all knowledge.

(iii)

Coleridge, Biographia Literaria

(D)

Nature never set forth the earth in as rich a tapestry as diverse poets have done

(iv)

Wordsworth, Preface to Lyrical Ballads

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

Question 657

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Kubla Khan” takes an epigraph from

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Book Named the Governor

b.

Samuel Purchas՚ Purchas His Pilgrimage

c.

Sir Thomas More՚s Utopia

d.

Hakluyt՚s Voyages

Question 658

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What is a neologism? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A word whose meaning changes with every renewed use

b.

An obsession with new words and phrases

c.

A word newly coined or used in a new sense

d.

A word with roots in a native language

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