GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1764 - 1767 of 1960

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Question 1764

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which two principal kinds of melancholy are proposed by Roberts Burton in Volume III of Anatomy of Melancholy? (December)

(1) Love

(2) ‘Religious’

(3) ‘Morbid’

(4) ‘Psychic’

Choose the correct option:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(1) and (2)

b.

(2) and (4)

c.

(1) and (3)

d.

(3) and (4)

Question 1765

Question

MCQ▾

In which of Anita Desai՚s novel an insane wife kills her husband?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Baumgartner՚s Bombay

b.

Voices in the City

c.

Cry, the Peacock

d.

In Custody

Question 1766

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the poet with the opening line of the poem: (December)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I)List-Ⅱ (Column-II)
(A)

Keats

(i)

I cry your mercy – pity love! aye, love!

(B)

Coleridge

(ii)

When true love burns desire is love՚s pure flame

(C)

Shelley

(iii)

The world is too much with us

(D)

Wordsworth

(iv)

O world, O life, O time

Choices

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

a.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

Question 1767

Question

MCQ▾

Who wrote the preface of the 1850 edition of Wuthering heights after the death of Emily Bronte?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Mrs. Gaskell

b.

Charlotte Bronte

c.

Jane Austen

d.

None of the above

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