UGC NET English January 2017 Part-8

Which of the following lines of T.S. Eliot is used by Anita Desai as the epigraph for her novel, Baumgartner’s Bombay?

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The plot of this Coetzee novel unravels the narrative of a poor man of colour trying to survive in a civil-war situation, never taking sides. Identify the novel.

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Identify Falstaff’s first words in Henry IV, Part I :

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Match the Novelist with the work : List – I A. Anita Desai B. Nayantara Sahgal C. Arun Joshi D. Kamala Markandaya List – II I. Rich Like Us II. The Nowhere Man III. In Custody IV. The Last Labyrinth Codes :

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“Britons will never be slaves !” – felt proud Britons in the eighteenth century. A great many Britons, though, had no qualms about owning slaves and profiting from them. Who among the following British authors selfconsciously engaged with the issue of slavery in some poems? I. Hannah More II. Mary Collier III. Anna Seward IV. Anna Yearsley The right combination according to the code is

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In which of the following senses did Marx and Engels originally use the term “ideology” in The German Ideology?

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In the General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales which two characters are examples of deep Christian goodness? I. the Summoner II. the Parson III. the Ploughman IV. the Pardoner The right combination according to the code is

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Identify the right chronological sequence :

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Basic English, a simplied and fundamental framework of English, was formulated by I. I.A. Richards II. Alastair Fowler III. William Empson IV. C.K. Ogden The right combination according to the code is :

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In his poem “Australia” A.D. Hope says that I. Australia is “without songs, architecture, history”. II. “Her ve cities are like ve dry rivers.” III. The poet turns to her “to nd/The Arabian desert of the human mind/Hoping if still from deserts prophets come.” IV. “She is the rst of lands, the warmest.”

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