GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 69 - 74 of 1960

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Question 69

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Identify two of the following written by Christopher Fry:

I. French Without Tears

II. The Lady՚s Not for Burning

III. Venus Observed

IV. The Deep Blue Sea

The right combination according to the code is (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I and IV

b.

II and IV

c.

II and III

d.

I and III

Question 70

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

John Milton՚s description of gold as a “precious bane” (Paradise Lost, Book II) is best described as (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Zeugma

b.

Enjambment

c.

An oxymoron

d.

A dactyl

Question 71

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who of the following is a Cavalier poet? (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

George Herbert

b.

Andrew Marvell

c.

John Donne

d.

Robert Herrick

Question 72

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which British University figures in William Wordsworth՚s Prelude?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Durham

b.

Oxford

c.

Glasgow

d.

Cambridge

Question 73

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following was born in India? (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Lawrence Durrell

b.

Paul Scott

c.

E. M. Forster

d.

V. S. Naipaul

Question 74

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Childe Harold՚s Pilgrimage is a (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Long poem

b.

Fairy tale

c.

Religious allegory

d.

Utopian novel

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