GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1593 - 1596 of 1960

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Question 1593

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following novels by Iris Murdoch tells the story of an ageing theatre celebrity who withdraws into a life of seclusion and writes a diary/journal/novel? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Sea, the Sea

b.

Under the Net

c.

Flight from the Enchanter

d.

The Sandcastle

Question 1594

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which one of the following novels of Jane Austen was abandoned unfinished? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Northanger Abbey

b.

The Watsons

c.

Persuasion

d.

Emma

Question 1595

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following analyzed the naturalizing of connotative meanings into myths? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

J. Hillis Miller

b.

Roman In garden

c.

Roland Barthes

d.

1 Michel Foucault

Question 1596

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is the accurate description of ′ dramatic irony ″ ? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A character՚s knowledge or expectation is contradicted by what the audience knows, or by the outcome of events

b.

An audience knows or expects something to happen but the events on stage turn out to be different

c.

A dramatist ′ s irony reinforces his actors ′ performance, thereby fulfilling audience expectations

d.

Ironic events and expectations of actual actions and results converge in drama and the audience feels rewarded

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