Literary Criticism and Theory [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English]: Questions 108 - 109 of 208

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Question 108

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The formalist critic ________ mocked the character - based criticism of ________ by posing a famous question, “How many children had Lady Macbeth” ? (December Paper III)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Cleanth Brooks, F. L. Lucas

b.

F. R. Leavis, E. K. Chambers

c.

Monroe Beardsley, Kenneth Burke

d.

L. C Knights, A C Bradley

Question 109

Literary Criticism and Theory

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the following: (December Paper III)

List-Ⅰ (Terms)List-Ⅱ (Description)
(A)

Intertextuality

(i)

A term used by Mikhail Bakhtin to describe the variety of languages and voices within a novel.

(B)

Ambiguity

(ii)

An irresolvable internal contradiction or logical disjunction in a text, usually associated with deconstructive thinking.

(C)

Heteroglossia

(iii)

A term coined by Julia Kristeva to refer to the fact that texts are constituted by a “tissue of citations” .

(D)

Aporia

(iv)

A term made famous by William Empson to indicate that a word, phrase, or text can be interpreted in more than one way.

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

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