English Literature Quiz 5
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/f/ and /v/ are called ?
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Which of the following statements best expresses the difference between how visual images functioned in World War I poetry and Imagist poetry ?
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While compiling what sort of book did Samuel Richardson conceive of the idea for his Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded ?
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Which of the following poets does Milton emulate ?
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In the play, ?Macbeth,? who asks ?Whence is that knocking?? (2.11.55)
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According to skeptics of Shakespeare?s authorship, all of the following are considered to be the ?true? authors of some of Shakespeare?s plays EXCEPT________________?
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Among the following which is not a work by Aristotle ?
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This is the implied comparison between two dissimilar things_______________?
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Why does Dee want the quilt in Alice Walker?s ?Everyday Use? ?
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The line ?Beauty is truth, truth beauty? occurs in which one of Keats? following poems_______________?
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Who is addressed as ?you? in the poem ?
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In which magazine, in the year 1787, that William Wordsworth made his debut as a writer by publishing a sonnet ?
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Murder in the Cathedral? is a play written by___________?
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What is ?Mimesis? ?
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In what century and in what literary era was the first Gothic novel written ?
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What do you mean by Quatrain ?
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The prevailing feature of Chaucer?s humour is its__________________?
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According to Aristotle pity and fear are evoked by_______________?
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Pope made money by selling subscriptions to his translation of this classical epic ?
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What was a virago ?
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The fruit of which tree were Adam and Eve forbidden to eat ?
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____________was father of Desdemona ?
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At the end of the play ?Richard III,? what happens to Richard ?
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It was possible, I reflected, that a mere different arrangement of the particulars of the scene, of the details of this picture, would be sufficient to modify, or perhaps to annihilate its capacity for sorrowful impression; and, acting upon this idea, I reined my horse to the precipitous brink of a black and lurid tarn that lay in unruffled lustre by the dwelling, and gazed down ? but with a shudder even more thrilling than before ? upon the re-modelled and inverted images of the gray sedge, and the ghastly tree-stems, and the vacant eyelike windows. What is the meaning of the word tarn? Veldu eitt ?
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Who is considered to be the father of English novel ?
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What is the translation of the term ?dolce stil novo? ?
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HYMN TO ADVERSITY is a poem by_______________?
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I have said that the sole effect of my somewhat childish experiment?that of looking down within the tarn?had been to deepen the first singular impression. There can be no doubt that the consciousness of the rapid increase of my superstition? for why should I not so term it??served mainly to accelerate the increase itself. Such, I have long known, is the paradoxical law of all sentiments having terror as a basis. This work exemplifies ?
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Seven is an archetype associated with____________?
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The agent having in customary course of business as such agent authority either to sell goods or to consign goods for the purpose of sale or to buy goods or to raise money on the security of goods is called ______________?
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Who of the following were among Shakespeare?s royal patrons ?
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Which of the following statements offers the best definition of the concept of strange attractors in chaos theory ?
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Georges Braque?s ?Woman with a Guitar? is an example of which of the following artistic movements ?
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In which way was Dante a precursor of humanism ?
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We associate John Winthrop with what colonial Settlement ?
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What does the term meta-language mean, according to Andrzej Warminski ?
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Who is the author of ?Man and Superman? ?
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The two great linguists who have contributed much to frame the device of Immediate Constituent analysis are__________________?
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______________ is the system of phonetic notation composed of symbols and letters devised by the International Phonetic Association?
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In The Paradiso, which class of people does Dante place on the moon ?
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Who contributed the term ?to see the object as in itself it really is? ?
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In which way does Gilman?s ?The Yellow Wallpaper? include elements of the uncanny ?
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According to Hare, what work did the Earthmaker send him to do ?
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Othello was a _________________?
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According to Dante, which class of people reside on the planet Mars ?
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In A Portrait of the Artist, what is Stephen?s relationship with his Irish nationality ?
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Which of the following factors did not contribute to the growth of the reading public in this period ?
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Which best describes the minority of Evangelicals in the Church of England ?
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?Paradise Lost? was written by__________________?
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Which is the longest book ?
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