GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1257 - 1260 of 1960

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Question 1257

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following was a contemporary of John Milton and wrote The Worthy Communicant? It is said that his prose “can be read easily, when Milton՚s must be studied.” (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

John Bunyan

b.

George Herbert

c.

Jeremy Taylor

d.

Andrew Marvell

Question 1258

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In J. M. Coetzee՚s Disgrace David Lurie is working on an opera on the life of one of the Romantic poets. Who is the poet? (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Blake

b.

Shelley

c.

Byron

d.

Coleridge

Question 1259

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to coleridge, the “secondary imagination” “dissolves, diffuses, ________, in order to recreate …” .

Choose the right word for the blank. (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

disintegrates

b.

dissipates

c.

dissociates

d.

displaces

Question 1260

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The direct French influence on the English language during the Middle English period was in the form of ________. (June Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Intake of French words into English.

b.

Loss of inflections.

c.

Addition of inflections.

d.

The loss of inflections and intake of French words into English.

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