UGC NET English July 2018 Part-4

In the 1940’s, a critic and a philosopher produced two inuential and controversial papers called “The Intentional Fallacy” and “The Aective Fallacy”. Identify Them (a) Cleanth Brooks (b) Monroe C. Beardsley (c) William K. Wimsalt Jr. (d) R.P. Blackmur The right combination according to the code is:

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This novel is dedicated. “To the railroad of bones” and has as its epigraph the line, “I am the woman they give dead women’s clothes to” from Christine Gelineau’s “Inheritance” Identify the novel

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A.R. Ammons parodies a famous poem in his “Swoggled” I’d rather be suckled by an outworn pagan than get my horn wreathed in an old Triton. Which poet, which poem ?

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Who, among the following raises the following painful question of longing and belonging ? “Where shall I turn, divided to the vein ? i who have cursed The drunken officer of British rule, how choose Between this Africa and the English tongue I love?”

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An English poet couldn`t help the excitement that an historical event caused in his life-time: Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive, But to be young was very heaven Which poet? What ‘dawn’?

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Match the following opening lines with their respective titles: (a) “I leant upon a coppice gate” (i) “Thirteen Blackbirds” (b) “A Sudden blow: the great wings (ii) “Sympathy” beating still….” (c) “Among twenty snowy mountains” (iii) “The Darkling Thrusts” (d) “I know what the caged bird feels, (iv) “Leds and the Swan” alas…”

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What does Philip Sidney call poet-haters in his Defence of Poesie ?

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Identify the titles that were published in the 1920’s (a) Look, Stranger! (b) The Tower (c) The Waste Land (d) The Road to Wigan Pier

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Fanny Burney’s Evelina carries the subtitle:

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Philip Larkin’s “Sad Steps” notices “The way the moon dashes through clouds that blow Loosely as cannon-smoke to stand apart…” The poem alludes to :

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