GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1396 - 1399 of 1960

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Question 1396

Appeared in Year: 2018 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What does the phrase ut pictura poesis from Horace՚s Art of Poetry mean? (July Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“Picture above all poetry” .

b.

“As in painting, so in poetry” .

c.

“Poetry beggars pictorial description” .

d.

“As in poetry, so in painting” .

Question 1397

Appeared in Year: 2018 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In the communicative approach to ELT, the development of language learning or teaching involves a shift: (July Paper-2)

(a) From form-based to a meaning-based approach.

(b) From an eclectic approach to a rigid method.

(c) From teacher-centred to learner-centred classes.

(d) From broad-based competence to specific needs.

The right combination, according to the Code is:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(a) and (d)

b.

(b) and (c)

c.

(a) and (c)

d.

(b) and (d)

Question 1398

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The Restoration comedy, The Double Dealer was written by (December Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

William Wycherley

b.

William Congreve

c.

John Dryden

d.

George Etherege

Question 1399

Appeared in Year: 2010 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following is a Canadian critic? (June Paper-II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I A Richards

b.

Northrop Frye

c.

F R Leavis

d.

Cleanth Brooks

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