GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1187 - 1190 of 1960

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Question 1187

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Being so caught up, so mastered by the brute ________ of the air, Did she put on his knowledge with his power, Before the ________ beak could let her drop.

Yeats, “Leda and the Swan” .

Choose the right words for the blanks: (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

thrust, irate

b.

blood, indifferent

c.

force, animal

d.

beast, shiny

Question 1188

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which Canterbury pilgrim carries a brooch inscribed with the Latin words meaning “Love Conquers All” ? (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Wife of Bath

b.

The Prioress

c.

The Monk

d.

The Squire

Question 1189

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Writing his most influential play, August Strindberg called it “My most beloved drama, the child of my greatest suffering.” The play is: (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Miss Julie

b.

The Dance of Death

c.

A Dream Play

d.

The Bridal Crown

Question 1190

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Two of the following words were borrowed from French after the Norman Conquest.

(a) Mutton

(b) Pork

(c) Sheep

(d) Swine

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

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(1) and (3)

b.

(3) and (4)

c.

(1) and (2)

d.

(2) and (4)

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