GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1139 - 1142 of 1960

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Question 1139

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In the debate between the two birds in the Middle English poem The Owl and the Nightingale who acts as the arbiter? (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Master Freeman of Stamford

b.

Master William of Hereford

c.

Master Nicholas of Guildford

d.

Master Henry of Shrewsbury

Question 1140

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who wrote The History of Australian Literature in 1961? (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Handel Richardson

b.

H. M. Green

c.

Francis Adam

d.

Randolph Stow

Question 1141

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is NOT true about Albert Camus՚s novel, The Plague? (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Tarrou thinks that the plague symbolizes human indifference.

b.

Dr. Rieux describes the phenomenon of dying rats using the metaphors of disease, especially the bubonic plague.

c.

Paneloux interprets the plague in his first sermon as a sign of the Apocalypse.

d.

M. Michel is the first victim of the plague.

Question 1142

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Miguel de Cervantes՚s inimitable Don Quixote, foreshadows meta fictional moorings when the novelist.

(1) Says that the first chapters of the narrative are recreated from the Archive of La Mancha

(2) Says that it is a faithful rendering of a Catalan text in Spanish

(3) Says that part of it has been translated from the Arabic by the Moorish author Cide Hamete Benengeli

(4) Says that he is rewriting the history of a medieval knight altering the heroic vein with a farcical mode

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

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(2) and (3)

b.

(1) and (2)

c.

(2) and (4)

d.

(1) and (3)

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