PG TRB ENGLISH TEST UNIT 10 Set 2 (110) Mcqs


    Welcome to your PG TRB ENGLISH TEST UNIT 10 Set 2 (110) Mcqs

    1. Id, Ego and Super Ego are the psychoanalytical words of----------

    2. According to Freud, a Child's play is always ---------

    3.The word Spiel means-----

    4. Spiel is a --------- word.

    5. Day Dreaming is the result of -----------

    6. -------------- people have fantasies.

    7. According to Freud, the dreams of men are --------

    8. The dreams of women are-------------

    9. Id is -------------

    10. Super Ego is----------

    11. Dryden said in one of his critical treatises : “Our numbers (Versification) were in their nonage till these two appeared” Whom does Dryden refer to in this observation ?

    12.Here lies my wife,here let her rest ! Now she is at rest,and so am I.” This was a proposed epitaph to be engraved on the tomb of his wife.Who was this poet?

    13. Dryden was hailed as “The Father of English criticism.’’ Who hailed him thus ?

    14. Dryden has written a play on a Mughal Emperor. On which of the following Emperors?

    15. What special epithet is given to Dryden’s plays in general?

    16. Dryden’s elegy On the Death of Amyntas is a :

    17. Dryden’s Essay of Dramatic Poesy is :

    18. Dryden’s Essay of Dramatic Poesy develops through dialogues amongst four interlocutors. One of the following is not one of those interlocutors. Interlocutors him :

    19. One of the following interlocutors in Dry’s Essay of Dramatic Poesy respresents Dryden gimself. Identilfy him :

    20. In Dryden’s Essay of Dreamtic Poesy Neander speaks for :

    21. The Archetype image of summer season is---------

    22. The Archetype characters of summer is------------

    23. The Archetype genre of the summer season is----------

    24. The Archetype of Autumn season stands for ------

    25. The Archetype image of Autumn season is---------

    26. The Archetype characters of autumn is------------

    27. The Archetype genre of the Autumn season is----------

    28. I. A. Richards "Four Kinds of Meaning" plays a significant role in-----

    29. Richards states that ------------- is the blend of contributory meanings.

    30. Total meaning of the text depends on ----------------funtions.

    31. "What is said" in the text is ---------

    32. "What is the emotion attached" in the text is---------

    33. "What is the attitude" of the text is------

    34. "What is the aim of the text" is -------------

    35. In Political speech, ----------------- function dominates.

    36. In composing a poetry, -------- function dominates.

    37. Wilson considers Art as a---------- to change the society.

    38. Wilson calls Marxist criticism as ---------

    39. The essay Marxism and Literature by Edmund Wilson is taken from his famous book -----------

    40. Centripetal approach is------------

    42. Frye says that Criticism should be learnt like-----------

    43. Freud is a famous -------------- critic.

    44. Archetype is the-------------- of a race.

    45. The Archetype of Spring season stands for ------

    46. The Archetype image of spring season is---------

    47. The Archetype characters of spring is------------

    48. The Archetype genre of the spring season is----------

    49. The Archetype of Summer season stands for ------

    50. Which of the following plays is not written by Dryden ?

    51.Who called ‘The Waste Land ‘a music of ideas’?

    52. Dryden’s All For Love is based on :

    53. “Friend of the wise! And Teacher of the Good! Into my heart have I received that Lay More that historic, that prophetic Lay.” To whom are these line addressed?

    54.Coleridge is best known for his

    55. Which of the following biographical-cum-literary studies was written by Coleridge ?

    56. “O Lady ! we received but what we give, And in our life alone does Nature live; Ours is her wedding garment, ours her shroud !” Who is the ‘Lady’ referred to in the above lines ?

    57. Coleridge once said, “I have a smack of Hamlet myself.” Why did he say so ?

    58. Who among the following is not a metaphysical poet?

    59.Keats said about himself “My name is writ in water.” Why did he Say so?

    60. The severe criticism of Endymion which is believed to have hastened Keat’s death appeared in :

    61. Referring to Adonais, Shelley said, “I have dipped my pen in consuming fire his destroyers.” Who were those destroyers?

    62. “Keats was a Greek born in England.” Why is it said so?

    63. T.S. Eliot’s line: “Sweet Thames run softly till I end my song” is quoted from a poem by:

    64. The phrase “dissociation of sensibility” was used by Eliot in :

    65. T.S. Eliot uses the term “Objective Correlative” in:

    66. What is, according to T.S. Eliot’s, the most powerful tool in the hands of a critic?

    67. T.S. Eliot’s calls one of the following plays of Shakespeare “the most wonderful of Shakespeare’s plays.” Which of the following?

    68. T.S. Eliot calls “Byron so empty of matter, Shelley so incoherent, and Wordsworth so wanting in completeness and variety.” Where does he say so?

    69. T.S. Eliot says, “No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone.” Why?

    70. T.S. Eliot says, “Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion: it is not the expression of personality, but an escape from personality.” Where does Eliot make this observation?

    71. Which of Eliot’s poems ends with these line? “This is the way the world ends, This is the way the world ends, This is the way the world ends, Not with a but a whimper.”

    72.Who called Frost a “Poet of terror”?

    73.The Liberal Imagination (1950) is the work of

    74. Who among the following called Hamlet an “artistic failure”?

    75. The Concept of ‘Tension’ in poetry was advanced by:

    77.The distinction between ‘fancy’ and ‘imagination’ is discussed in

    Match the sub-title/alternate titles with the titles of the works

    a. Tess of the D’Urbervilles

    b. She Stoops to Conquer

    c. Pamela

    d. The Importance of Being Earnest

    79.Match the quotes with their authors

    a. I am not Hamlet, nor was meant to be

    b. The horror! The Horror!

    c. A terrible beauty is born

    d. Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night

    80.The theory of the impersonality of the poet was put forward by

    81.In Donne’s The Apparition, which of the following symbols insinuates the death of the woman who the narrator is in love with?

    82. Poetics was written by ---------------

    83. Plato offended ----------as the mother of lies.

    84. Aristotle advocates that the tragedy should deal with the -------------.

    85. Tragedy has---------qualitative elements.

    86. Plot is divided into ----------types.

    87. Literature is an -------------

    88. Dante says that the --------------- is a goat-song.

    89. Greeks usually perform --------------- dramas at their festivals.

    90. Anagorisis is ---------------

    91. Peripetia is -----------

    92. Aristotle says that Imitation is -----------

    93. Aristotle recommends ----------- for the tragedy.

    94. F.L. Lucas calls plot as a------------

    95. A literary work cannot be considered in isolation it must be viewed in relation to the past when it was produced" is the view expressed in

    96. The incidents in the tragedy should be------------ happenings.

    97. Aristotle recommends one of the following qualities for a tragic hero-----

    98. The essay Creative Writers and Day-Dreaming is written by ------------

    99. Freud belongs to ----------

    100. Northrope Frye belongs to-------- -

    101. Aristotle was the disciple of ---------------

    102. _____________ term is related to metaphysical poetry that proposes the tendency of these poets to display their learning in poetry?

    103. _______poets associated soul with a drop of dew in one of his poems?

    104. select the poets to form the following who compared two legs of the compass to two lovers in one of his poems?

    105. Which of the following metaphysical poets married Anne More?

    106.Which poet and critic coined the term “metaphysical poet”?

    107. The life of John Donne coincided with the reigns of which three absolutist monarchs?

    108. In The Sun Rising, by John Donne, which of the following adjectives is used to describe the sun?

    109. The first twelve line of a Shakespeare sonnet are arranged under one of these patterns. Which pattern?

    110. Into which stanza form is Pope’s Essay on Criticism written?