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Question 983

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

It is an axiom in mental philosophy, that we can think of nothing which we have not perceived When I say that we can think of nothing, I mean we can imagine nothing, we can reason of nothing, we can remember nothing, we can foresee nothing. The most astonishing combinations of poetry, the subtlest deductions of logic and mathematics, are no other than combinations which the intellect makes of sensations according to its own laws. A catalogue of all the thoughts of the mind, and of all their possible modifications, is a cyclopaedic history of the universe.

According to the writer, perception is the basic epistemology. Which one of the following is the other accepted epistemology? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Inference

b.

Simile

c.

Language

d.

Experience

Question 984

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2019 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following statements is true in terms of distribution of metrical feet? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Iambic is to Trochaic as Anapaestic is to Dactylic

b.

Dactylic is to Trochaic as Iambic is to Anapaestic

c.

Trochaic is to Anapaestic as Dactylic is to Iambic

d.

Anapaestic is to Dactylic as Trochaic is to Iambic

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