Identify the first novel written by Patrick White :
In King Lear for what reason does Kent assume a disguise ?
Answer:To continue to serve Lear, though Lear has banished him.
What is a feminine rhyme ?
Answer:A rhyme on two syllables in which the last syllable is unstressed.
In “Tradition and Individual Talent”, according to T.S. Eliot, the term “Traditional” usually means
Answer: something negative
Who of the following is a Cavalier poet ?
Which of the following is not Jacques Derrida’s work ?
Answer:The Transcendence of the Ego
In Paradise Lost which character narrates the story of the making of Eve from a rib in Adam’s side ?
The Dark Lady of the Sonnets is a short comedy by
John Milton’s description of gold as a “precious bane” (Paradise Lost, Book II) is best described as
There is a play on the name of Machiavelli in the prologue to Christopher Marlowe’s
Shakespeare famously neglects to observe Aristotle’s rules concerning the three dramatic unities, and Samuel Johnson undertakes to defend Shakespeare from these criticisms in his Preface to Shakespeare. Which of the Aristotelian dramatic unities does Johnson believe Shakespeare to observe most successfully ?
Who among the following was praised and patronized as a “Ploughman Poet” ?
Which novel of Doris Lessing ends with a projection forward in time after a devastating atomic war ?
Answer:The Four-Gated City
In John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress who keeps Christian’s head above water in the River of Death ?
Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage is a