GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1488 - 1491 of 1960

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Question 1488

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Seamus Heaney was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in the year (June Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1995

b.

1996

c.

1997

d.

1998

Question 1489

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

There are two lists given below.

Match the authors in List – I with their nationality in List – II by choosing the right option against the code. (June Paper - II)

List-Ⅰ (Author)List-Ⅱ (Nationality)
(A)

Margaret Atwood

(i)

South Africa

(B)

Nadine Gordimer

(ii)

Australia

(C)

Patrick White

(iii)

New Zealand

(D)

Keri Hulme

(iv)

Canada

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question 1490

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Identify the author of the following lines:

Let sea-discoverers to new worlds have gone,

Let Maps to other, worlds on worlds have shown

Let us possess one world, each hath one, and is one.

(December Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Henry Vaughan

b.

Shakespeare

c.

George Herbert

d.

John Donne

Question 1491

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Eighteenth century writers used satire frequently for (June Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Pleasing their women readers.

b.

Attacking human vices and follies.

c.

Inciting the reading public.

d.

Glorifying the culture of the upper classes.

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