History of English Literature [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 227 - 231 of 242

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Question 227

History of English Literature

Question

MCQ▾

Who has written short story The Magic Shop?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

H. G. Wells

b.

Oscar Wilde

c.

O. Henry

d.

Washington Irving

Question 228

History of English Literature

Question

MCQ▾

Identify the verse unit which uses: Two unstressed syllable followed by one stressed syllable?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Iambic

b.

Spondaic

c.

Trochaic

d.

Anapestic

Question 229

History of English Literature

Question

MCQ▾

Who among the following has never been appointed as poet laureate of UK?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Thomas Shadwell

b.

Robert Browning

c.

Simon Armitage

d.

William Wordsworth

Question 230

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List I with List II (1 October Morning Shift)

List-Ⅰ (Word Borrowed)List-Ⅱ (Source Indian Language)
(A)

Betel

(i)

Marathi

(B)

Curry

(ii)

Malayalam

(C)

Mongoose

(iii)

Hindi? Urdu

(D)

Loot

(iv)

Tamil

Choices

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

a.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

Question 231

History of English Literature

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which British administrator sought “to make everything as English as possible in a country which resembles England in nothing,” as recorded by Sir Thomas Munro?

(1 October Morning Shift)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Lord Hastings

b.

Lord Bentick

c.

Lord Wellesley

d.

Lord Cornwallis

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