GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 272 - 275 of 1960

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Question 272

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the phrase with character: (December Paper 2)

List-Ⅰ (Phrase)List-Ⅱ (Character)
(A)

“To be, or not to be”

(i)

Macbeth

(B)

“Motiveless malignity”

(ii)

Hamlet

(C)

“Supp ′ d full of horrors”

(iii)

Iago

(D)

“Reason in Madness”

(iv)

Lear

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

Question 273

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

When we rewrite a piece of discourse from one script into another, it is called ________. (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Translation

b.

Transformation

c.

Transliteration

d.

Transcreation

Question 274

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“When true silence falls we are still left with echo but are nearer nakedness. One way of looking at speech is to say that it is a constant stratagem to cover nakedness” . Identify the playwright who underlines the significance of silence thus. (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Samuel Beckett

b.

Luigi Pirandello

c.

Joe Orton

d.

Harold Pinter

Question 275

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The first novel written by Graham Greene is (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

England Made Me

b.

The Man Within

c.

The Heart of the Matter

d.

Stamboul Train

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