GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 79 - 83 of 1960

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Question 79

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

When Fidessa says, “O but I fear the fickle freakes … . / Of fortune false, and oddes of armes in field” (Faerie Queene, Book I, Canto 5) , this is a fine example of (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Allegory

b.

Assonance

c.

Antithesis

d.

Alliteration

Question 80

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

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MCQ▾

The statement that there are “none so credulous as infidels” is an illustration of (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Oxymoron

b.

Antithesis

c.

Metonomy

d.

Paradox

Question 81

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What is a feminine rhyme? (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A rhyme on two syllables in which the last syllable is unstressed.

b.

A poem in which every third syllable rhymes.

c.

A rhyme on two syllables.

d.

A rhyme on three syllables.

Question 82

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is not Jacques Derrida՚s work? (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Of Grammatology

b.

The Work of Mourning

c.

The Transcendence of the Ego

d.

Of Spirit: Heidegger and the Question

Question 83

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following authors were greatly influenced by Thomas Carlyle՚s writings?

I. Charles Dickens

II. Elizabeth Gaskell

III. Emily Bronte

IV. Oscar Wilde

The right combination according to the code is (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I and II

b.

I and III

c.

II and III

d.

I and IV

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