History of English Literature [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 161 - 164 of 242

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Question 161

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

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In The Story of My Experiments with Truth, M. K. Gandhi covers the narrative of his life from early childhood through to (January paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1921

b.

1925

c.

1929

d.

1927

Question 162

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

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MCQ▾

Which of the following lines of T. S. Eliot is used by Anita Desai as the epigraph for her novel, Baumgartner՚s Bombay? (January paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“I will show you fear in a handful of dust,” The Waste Land

b.

“I have measured out my life with coffee spoons,” “Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock”

c.

“In my beginning is my end” , “East Coker”

d.

“Human kind cannot bear very much reality” , “Burnt Norton”

Question 163

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

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MCQ▾

After independence, although English was not an Indian language, it was accorded the status of an: (November Paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Administrative language

b.

Additional language

c.

Ancilliary language

d.

Associate language

Question 164

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

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MCQ▾

A famous challenge to the Neoclassical tenets of form and reason in aesthetic considerations came from Edmund Burke. His work was titled: (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

An Enquiry into the Philosophical Origin of, Our Ideas of the sublime and the Beautiful

b.

An Enquiry into the Philosophical Origin of Our Ideas of the Beautiful and the Sublime

c.

Philosophical Enquiry into Our Original Ideas of the Beautiful and the Sublime

d.

Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and the Beautiful

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