GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1928 - 1932 of 1960

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Question 1928

Question

MCQ▾

For which work, Saul Bellow won the Pulitzer prize

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Humboldt՚s gift

b.

The Adventures of Augie march

c.

Henderson the rain king

d.

The Victim

Question 1929

Question

MCQ▾

Who coined the term “Comedy of Menace” ?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Irwing Wardle

b.

Martin Esslin

c.

Harold Pinter

d.

David Campton

Question 1930

Question

MCQ▾

When a certain part of the text is removed in order to make it simple or less offensive is known as

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Bowdlerize

b.

Purple Patch

c.

Censor

d.

Incunabula

Question 1931

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Arrange the following in the chronological order of publication: (1 October Morning Shift)

A. Crome Yellow

B. Sons and Lovers

C. Mrs Dalloway

D. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A, C, B, D

b.

B, D, A, C

c.

B, A, D, C

d.

A, B, D, C

Question 1932

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of these statements describe correctly the basic assumption of Structuralism?

A. Structuralism is concerned with signs and signification.

B. A Structuralist theory considers only verbal conventions and codes.

C. Structuralism began in the works of Jacques Derrida that influenced the 20th – century literary criticism.

D. Structuralism challenges the long-standing belief that literature reflects a given reality.

E. All signs are arbitrary but without them we cannot comprehend reality.

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

(1 October Morning Shift)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A, B and C only

b.

A, B and E only

c.

A, C and E only

d.

A, D and E only

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