GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 699 - 701 of 1960

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Question 699

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the following: (June paper 3)

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

W. H. Davies, Walter de la Mare, John Drinkwater, Rupert Brooke

(i)

War Poets

(B)

James Thomson, Oliver Goldsmith, William Cowper, George Crabbe

(ii)

Transitional Poets

(C)

Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Siegfried Sassoon, Edmund Blunden, Robert Graves.

(iii)

Georgians

(D)

George Herbert, Henry Vaughan, Andrew Marvell, Abraham Cowley, John Donne

(iv)

Metaphysical poet

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

Question 700

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

‘The parish of rich women, physical decay, / yourself …’

What do these make of W. B. Yeats in W. H. Auden՚s view? (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Avaricious

b.

Vainglorious

c.

Silly

d.

Proud

Question 701

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Now stop your noses, readers, all and some, For here՚s a tun of midnight – work to come, Og, from a treason-tavern rolling home. Round as a globe and liquor ‘d e’ vry chink, Goodly and great he rails behind his link” . In the above passage from Absalom and Achitophel, link means: (June paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A connection in the court

b.

A hired servant who carries a lighted torch

c.

A rich patron

d.

A social tie

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