GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1516 - 1520 of 1960

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Question 1516

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following characters of Webster՚s The White Devil utters the memorable words: Oft gay and honoured robes those tortures try:

We think cag ′ d birds sing, when indeed they cry.

(December Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Vittoria Corombona

b.

The Cardinal

c.

Bracciano

d.

Flamineo

Question 1517

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Verses on the Death of Dr. Swift” is written by (June Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Jonathan Swift

b.

John Gay

c.

Alexander Pope

d.

Samuel Johnson

Question 1518

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who, among the following Indian writers in English, has created an identifiable imagined locale? (June Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Anita Desai

b.

R. K. Narayan

c.

Raja Rao

d.

Mulk Raj Anand

Question 1519

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

A Shakespearean sonnet has the following rhyme scheme: (June Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

ABAB, BCBC, CD CD EE

b.

ABBA, ABBA, CDCDCD

c.

ABBA, ABBA, CDCD, EE

d.

ABAB, CDCD, EFEF, GG

Question 1520

Appeared in Year: 2011 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The Booker Prize is awarded by a panel of judges to the best novel by a citizen of (December Paper - II)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The United Kingdom or the British Commonwealth

b.

The United Kingdom or the British Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland

c.

The British Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland

d.

The United Kingdom

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