GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1240 - 1243 of 1960

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Question 1240

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following has translated the classic Malayalam novel, Chemmeen? (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Anita Nair

b.

A. K. Ramanujan

c.

Nandini Nopany

d.

Gita Krishnankutty

Question 1241

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The commedia dell ′ arte originated in Italy in the sixteenth century. Which of the following descriptions are the most appropriate?

  1. Tears alternating with crude laughter
  2. Comedy of the guild or by the professionals in the “art”
  3. Plautine comedy alternating with ritualistic manoeuvres
  4. Improvised comedy that follows a scenario rather than written dialogue

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

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

2 and 4

b.

1 and 3

c.

1 and 2

d.

2 and 3

Question 1242

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What did Anthony Trollope seek to criticize through the character Mr. Slope? (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

High Church doctrine

b.

Low Churchmen

c.

Methodism

d.

Anglicanism

Question 1243

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the columns: (December Paper III)

List-Ⅰ (Indian Text)List-Ⅱ (English Translator)
(A)

Abhijanan shakuntalam

(i)

William Jones

(B)

The love of Kamarupa and Kamalata

(ii)

Nathaniel Halhed

(C)

Ramayana

(iii)

W. Franklin

(D)

Upnishads

(iv)

T. H. Griffith

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

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