GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1056 - 1059 of 1960

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Question 1056

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In the General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales which two characters are examples of deep Christian goodness?

I. The Summoner

II. The Parson

III. The Ploughman

IV. The Pardoner

The right combination according to the code is (January paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

II and III

b.

II and IV

c.

I and IV

d.

I and II

Question 1057

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In Restoration comedies the following is true EXCEPT (January paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The London life of hedonistic young men is portrayed.

b.

Names encapsulate traits.

c.

Unchaste women, widows and cuckolds scarcely make an appearance.

d.

The heroines seek a say in the choice of a marriage partner.

Question 1058

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following figures give a preview of Aschenbach՚s fatal end in Death in Venice?

Codes:

  1. The Graveyard Stranger
  2. The Governess
  3. The barber
  4. The Gondolier

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

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1 and 3 are correct.

b.

1 and 4 are correct.

c.

2 and 3 are correct.

d.

3 and 4 are correct.

Question 1059

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the following lists: (June Paper 3)

List-Ⅰ (Phrases from Poems)List-Ⅱ (Titles of Poems)
(A)

“With beauty like a tightened bow”

(i)

“Sailing to Byzantium”

(B)

“Hade՚s bobbin bound in mummy cloth”

(ii)

“Coole and Ballylee, 1931”

(C)

“Sound of stick upon the floor”

(iii)

“Byzantium”

(D)

“A tattered coat upon a stick”

(iv)

“No Second Troy”

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

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