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Question 139

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

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Identify the person who sets himself up as the ‘Knight’ with a pestle rather than a sword in the play The Knight of the Burning Pestle: (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Ralph

b.

Tim

c.

George

d.

Squire

Question 140

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

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MCQ▾

″ The shrill, demented choirs of waiting shells,

And bugles calling for them from sad shires. ″

These lines are from Wilfred Owen՚s: (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

“Duke et Decorum Est”

b.

“Futility”

c.

“Anthem for Doomed Youth”

d.

“Strange Meeting”

Question 141

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

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Virginia Woolf՚s To the Lighthouse begins in a piece of dialogue:

“Yes, of course, if it՚s fine tomorrow” , said Mrs. Ramsay. “But you՚ll have to be up with lark” , she added.

Present among the listeners of her remark is (December Paper 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Her Father

b.

Her driver

c.

Her nephew

d.

Her son

Question 142

Multi-Genre Literatures in English

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

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In 1722 the Crown awarded a certain English merchant a patent to manufacture copper coins for Ireland. Jonathan Swift intervened by way of composing a series of letters in response, better known as The Drapier՚s Letters. Who was the merchant? (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

William Wood

b.

Isaac Bickerstaff

c.

William Bickerstaff

d.

William Sacheverell

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