GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1030 - 1033 of 1960

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Question 1030

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following novels by Margaret Atwood depicts the historical event of the notorious murders committed in 1843? (November Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Oryx and Crake

b.

Alias Grace

c.

Cats Eye

d.

The Blind Assassin

Question 1031

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The terms of the contract are not disagreeable to me. The above sentence contains an example of: (November Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Metonymy

b.

Litotes

c.

Enumeration

d.

Anaphora

Question 1032

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What would help a reader recognize Keats՚s “To Autumn” as a poem from the Romantic period? (January paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Its use of iambic pentameter

b.

Its lavish natural imagery

c.

Its concise use of couplets

d.

Its logical succession of images

Question 1033

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What characteristics of 17thcentury metaphysical poetry sparked the enthusiasm of modernist poets and critics?

Code:

I. Its intellectual complexity

II. Its uncompromising engagement with politics

III. Its religious fervor

IV. Its union of thought and passion

The right combination according to the code is (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I and II are correct.

b.

I and IV are correct.

c.

I and III are correct.

d.

II and III are correct.

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