GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1377 - 1381 of 1960

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Question 1377

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

English Iambic Pentameter was brought to its first maturity in (December Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sonnet

b.

Elegy

c.

Dramatic verse

d.

lyric

Question 1378

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In his 1817 review of Coleridge՚s Biographia Literaria, Francis Jeffrey grouped the following poets together as the ‘Lake School of Poets’ : (June Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey

b.

Wordsworth, Byron, and Coleridge

c.

Keats, Wordsworth, and Coleridge

d.

Blake, Wordsworth and Coleridge

Question 1379

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which post-war British poet was involved in a disastrous marriage with Sylvia Plath? (June Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Stevie Smith

b.

Philip Larkin

c.

Geoffrey Hill

d.

Ted Hughes

Question 1380

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which romantic poet coined the famous phrase ‘spots of time’ ? (June Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

S. T. Coleridge

b.

Lord Byron

c.

John Keats

d.

William Wordsworth

Question 1381

Appeared in Year: 2018 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Leo Tolstoy՚s Anna Karenina՚s closing lines present … (July Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The enlivening freshness of a rain which has been threatening to break out.

b.

Vronsky՚s lament over the death of Anna which ends on a positive note, affirming the human tendency to pass over the tragic events with hope.

c.

A sad reflection on the unfortunate suicide of Anna which should have been averted.

d.

Levin՚s affirmation that whatever happens to him, life is not meaningless but unquestionably meaningful.

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