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Question number: 660

» English in Use

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The year 1939 proved to be a crucial year for two important writers in England. Identify the correct phrase below:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

For Evelyn Waugh and Graham Greene, each for publishing his first novels.

b.

For Yeats who died, for Auden who left England for the U. S.

c.

For Eliot who won the Nobel Prize and Orwell who published his Animal Farm.

d.

For Eliot who started publishing verse–drama, for Hardy whose Wessex Poems were published.

Question number: 661

» Post War Theories » Contemporary Theories » New 2019

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The Irish Dramatic Movement was heralded by such figures as (June)

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a.

Oscar Wilde and his contemporaries

b.

W B Yeats, Lady Gregory and Edward Martyn

c.

H. Drummond, Edward Irving and John Ervine

d.

Jonathan Swift and his contemporaries

Question number: 662

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

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Which Shakespearean play contains the line: “…there is a special providence in the fall of a sparrow”?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Hamlet

b.

Macbeth

c.

Coriolanus

d.

King Lear

Question number: 663

» Literary Criticism » Others » New 2019

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Name the theorist who divided poets into “strong” and “weak” and popularized the practice of misreading:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Harold Bloom

b.

Alan Bloom

c.

Stanley Fish

d.

Geoffrey Hartman

Question number: 664

» Fiction & Short Stories » British Literature » New 2019

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The last of Gulliver’s Travels is to (June)

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a.

The Newfound Land

b.

The Land of the Houyhnhnms

c.

The Land of Homosapiens

d.

The Land of the Hurricanes