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English Literature Mcqs Test

English Literature Mcqs Test

1. Which poem ends ‘I shall but love thee better after death’?
a. How do I love thee
b. Ode to a Grecian urn
c. In faith I do not love thee with mine eyes
d. Let me not to the marriage of true minds

2. Which poet is considered a national hero in Greece?
a. John keats
b. Lord Byron
c. Solan
d. Sappho

3. Which kind of poem is Edward Lear associated with?
a. Nature
b. Epics
c. Sonnets
d. Nonsense

4. In coleridge’s poem ‘The rime of the Ancient Mariner’where were the three gallants going?
a. A funeral
b. A wedding
c. Market
d. To the races

5. Harold Nicholson described which poet as ‘Very yellow and glum. Perfect manners’?
a. e. e. Cummings
b. T. S. Elliot
c. John Greenleaf Whittier
d. Walt Whitman

6. What was strange about Emily Dickinson?
a. She rarely left home
b. She wrote in code
c. She never attempted to publish her poetry
d. She wrote her poems in invisible ink

7. Rupert Brooke wrote his poetry during which conflict?
a. Boer War
b. Second World War
c. Korean War
d. First World War

8. Which Poet Laureatewrote about a church mouse?
a. Betjeman
b. Hughes
c. Marvel
d. Larkin

9. Which American writer published ‘A brave and startling truth’ in 1996
a. Robert Hass
b. Jessica Hagdorn
c. Maya Angelou
d. Micheal Palmer

10. Who wrote about the idyllic ‘Isle of Innisfree’?
a. Dylan Thomas
b. Ezra Pound
c. W. B. Yeats
d. e. e. cummings
A pattern of accented and unaccented syllables in lines of poetry
rhyme scheme
meter
alliteration
2. The repetition of similar ending sounds
alliteration
onomatopoiea
rhyme
3. Applying human qualities to non-human things
personification
onomatopoeia
alliteration
4. The repetition of beginning consonant sounds
rhyme
onomatopoeia
alliteration
5. A comparison of unlike things without using a word of comparison such as like or as
metaphor
simile
personification
6. The comparison of unlike things using the words like or as
metaphor
simile
personification
7. Using words or letters to imitate sounds
alliteration
simile
onomatopoeia
8. a description that appeals to one of the five senses
imagery
personification
metaphor
9. A poem that tells a story with plot, setting, and characters
lyric
free verse
narrative
10. A poem with no meter or rhyme
lyric
free verse
narrative
11. A poem that generally has meter and rhyme
lyric
free verse
narrative

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