GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 837 - 838 of 1960

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Question 837

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

′ The grey-eyed morn smiles on the frowning night,

Check ′ ring the eastern clouds with streaks of light;

and flecked darkness like a drunkardreels

From forth day ′ s path and Titan ′ sburning wheels. ′

(Romeo and Juliet II 3,1 – 4) The speaker describes (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Return Home of a Drunkard

b.

The Rising Sun

c.

The Drawing of a New Day

d.

The Setting Sun

Question 838

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Identify from among the following FALSE statements:

  1. Eric Arthur Blair became the famous British novelist, George Orwell.
  2. Orwell was conversant in Hindustani and fond of Indian food.
  3. Young Eric Blair lived in Myanmar՚s trading town, Katha.
  4. This town gave him the model for the fictional district of Kyauktada in Burmese Days.
  5. Orwell was born on June 25,1903 in Motihari, Bihar.
  6. The Orwell Commemorative Committee in Motihari has been demanding a restoration of Orwell՚s birthplace as a heritage site.
  7. Orwell never returned to his birth place.
  8. The British journalist Ian Jack was mainly responsible for our knowledge of Orwell՚s antecedents relating to Katha and Motihari. (December Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

2,4, 8 are false.

b.

7 and 8 are false.

c.

3,6 and 8 are false.

d.

None of the above

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