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Question 102

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The works of Gerard Manley Hopkins were published posthumously by

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Edward Thomas

b.

Edwin Muir

c.

Robert Bridges

d.

Coventry Patmore

Question 103

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Name the poet who chooses his successor and the successor-poet whom Dryden satirises in his famous poem. (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Thomas Percy and Samuel Pepys

b.

Richard Flecknoe and Thomas Shadwell

c.

Henry Treece and Charles Triesten

d.

James Shirley and Chris Shirley

Question 104

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Entries in The Diary of Samuel Pepys begins after (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The French Revolution

b.

The Glorious Revolution

c.

The Reformation

d.

The Restoration

Question 105

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the following (June)

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

James Joyce

(i)

James Boswell

(B)

T. S. Eliot

(ii)

Samuel Johnson

(C)

Lives of Poets

(iii)

Peter Ackroyd

(D)

Life of Samuel Johnson

(iv)

Richard Poets Ellman

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

Question 106

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2012 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The Enlightenment was characterized by

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

a belief in the universal authority of reason and emphasis on scientific experimentation.

b.

the Protestant work ethic and compliance with Christian values of life.

c.

an undue faith in predestination and neglect of free will.

d.

accelerated industrial production and general well – being of the public.

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