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Question number: 519

» Poetry » British Literature » Chaucer to Shakespeare (New 2019)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Chaucer’s first work, The Book of the Duchess is a dream poem on the death of ________. (June Paper II)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Duchess of Scotland

b.

Duchess of Paris

c.

Duchess of Malfi

d.

Duchess of Lancaster

Question number: 520

» Post War Theories » Contemporary Theories » New 2019

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“It used to be said, ” began a famous English writer, “everyone had a novel in them … Just now, though, in 1999, you would probably be obliged to doubt the basic proposition: What everyone has in them, these days, is not a novel but a memoir”. Identify the source: (June Paper II)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Michel Butor, Passing Time

b.

John Fowles, The French Lieutenant’s Woman

c.

Martins Amis, Experience

d.

Julian Barnes, Flaubert’s Parrot

Question number: 521

» Literary Criticism » Aristotle » New 2019

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In which chapter of Poetics does Aristotle use the word ‘catharsis’ in his definition of tragedy? (June Paper II)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Chapter III

b.

Chapter IV

c.

Chapter V

d.

Chapter VI

Question number: 522

» History of English Language

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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the Victorian Age? (June Paper II)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The rise of a highly competitive industrial technology

b.

A romantic focus on home and family

c.

The growth of rural traditions and movement from large cities

d.

An emphasis on strictly controlled social behaviour