GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 659 - 662 of 1960

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Question 659

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

When one says that “someone is no more” or that “someone has breathedhis/her last” , the speaker is resorting to

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

understatement

b.

euphony

c.

euphism

d.

euphemism

Question 660

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following novels depicts the plight of the Bangladeshi immigrants in East London?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

How far can you go

b.

An Equal Music

c.

Brick Lane

d.

The White Teeth

Question 661

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is the correct chronological sequence?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A Poison Tree – The Deserted Village – The Blessed Damozel – Ozymandias

b.

The Deserted Village – The Blessed Damozel – Ozymandias – A Poison Tree

c.

The Deserted Village – A Poison Tree – Ozymandias – The Blessed Damozel

d.

The Blessed Damozel – A Poison Tree – The Deserted Village – Ozymandias

Question 662

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Identify the work below that does not belong to the literature of the eighteenth century:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Spectator

b.

Advancement of Learning

c.

Gulliver՚s Travels

d.

An Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot

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