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Question 1

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

What three Germanic tribes invaded Britons in the fifth century AD, bringing with them the roots of modern English? (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The Danes, Saxons and Celts

b.

The Saxons, Danes and Angles

c.

The Jutes, Angles and Saxons

d.

The Celts, Jutes and Saxons

Question 2

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Published in 1604, the first monolingual English Dictionary was (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Nathaniel Bailey՚s Universal Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

b.

Thomas Blount՚s Glossographia

c.

Samuel Johnson՚s Dictionary of the English Language

d.

Robert Cawdrey՚s Table Alphabetical

Question 3

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The Grammar-Translation Method in English Language Teaching stresses on (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Accuracy

b.

Fluency

c.

Listening Skill

d.

Appropriateness

Question 4

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Select the right chronological sequence of the date of Bible translations. (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Revised Standard Version – King James Version – Tyndale – Holman Christian Standard Bible

b.

Revised Standard Version – Holman Christian Standard Bible – King James Version – Tyndale

c.

Tyndale – King James Version – Revised Standard Version – Holman Christian Standard Version

d.

King James Version – Tyndale – Revised Standard Version – Holman Christian Standard Bible

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