GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1817 - 1821 of 1960

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Question 1817

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MCQ▾

Which of the following Indian authors does not win the Man Booker Prize?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Kiran Desai

b.

Arundhati Roy

c.

Aravind Adiga

d.

Jhumpa Lahiri

Question 1818

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MCQ▾

Which one of the following is an aubade?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Go and catch the falling star

b.

Death be not proud.

c.

The Canonisation

d.

Sun Rising

Question 1819

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MCQ▾

The Cavalier poet Sir John Suckling described one of his contemporaries in this manner;

“His Muse was hard-bound, and the ′ issue of his brain.” Which of the following poets is he referring to?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Thomas Carew

b.

Richard Lovelace

c.

Thomas Traherne

d.

Robert Herrick

Question 1820

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MCQ▾

“it՚s Geek to me” , quotation was used in which Shakespeare՚s drama?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Richard III

b.

Macbeth

c.

Romeo and Juliet

d.

Julius and Caesar

Question 1821

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MCQ▾

Which of the following pairs of authors and their works are matched correctly?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Ernest Hemmingway, as I Lay Dying; F. Scott Fitzgerald, A Farewell to Arms; William Faulkner, The Grapes of Wrath; John Steinbeck, Tender is the Night

b.

Ernest Hemmingway, A Farewell to Arms; F. Scott Fitzgerald, As I Lay Dying; William Faulkner, Tender is the Night; John Steinbeck, the Grapes of Wrath

c.

Ernest Hemmingway, A Farewell to Arms; F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night; William Faulkner, As I Lay Dying; John Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath

d.

Ernest Hemmingway, The Grapes of Wrath; F. Scott Fitzgerald, As I Lay Dying; William Faulkner, A Farewell to Arms; John Steinbeck, Tender is the Night

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