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Question number: 616

» Non Fictional Prose » American Literature » New 2019

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Appeared in Year: 2012

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F. Turner’s famous hypothesis is that

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the Frontier has been the one great determinant of American civilization.

b.

the Frontier has been the one great deterrent to American progress.

c.

the Frontier has outlived its ideological utility in American civilization.

d.

the Frontier has posed a challenge to the American creative imagination.

Question number: 617

» Linguistics

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Appeared in Year: 2012

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Which statement (s) below on the correct

(i) A pastiche is a mixture of themes, stylistic elements or subjects borrowed from other works.

(ii) It is distinguished from parody because not all parody is pastiche

(iii) A pastiche is also known as a ‘purple passage’.

(iv) A pastiche is given to an elevated style, especially in its use of figurative language.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Only (iv) is correct.

b.

(i) and (ii) are correct.

c.

Only (i) is correct.

d.

(iii) and (iv) are correct.

Question number: 618

» Post War Theories » Post Colonialism » New 2019

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In which of his essays does Homi Bhabha discuss the ‘discovery’ of English in colonial India?

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a.

“Signs taken for Wonders”

b.

“The Commitment to Theory”

c.

Nation and Narration

d.

“Mimicry”

Question number: 619

» Drama » British Literature » Jacobian to Restoration (New 2019)

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Which of the following statements about Christopher Marlowe are true?

I. Edward II was written in the last year of Marlowe’s life.

II. Many critics consider Doctor Faustus to be Marlowe’s best play.

III. His Spanish Tragedy comes a close second.

IV. Marlowe was less educated than Shakespeare. (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

III and IV are true.

b.

II and III are true.

c.

I and II are true.

d.

II and IV are true.

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