UGC NET English January 2017 Part-2

Which of the following works Daniel Defoe offered his readers as a collection of “Strange Surprising Adventures” ?

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Which of the following works by David Malouf tells the story of the Roman poet, Ovid, during his exile in Tomis ?

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“O, for a draught of vintage ! that hath been Cooled a long age in the deep-delved earth, Tasting of Flora and the country green, Dance, and Provencal song, and sunburnt mirth !” The above description is an example of

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William Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying contains one of the shortest chapters in literary history. Which of these sentences is the chapter in its entirety ?

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In his Defence of Poesy which of the following works does Sidney commend as good examples of English Poesy ? I. The Mirror of Magistrates II. The Shepherd’s Calendar III. Lament for the Makers IV. Ballad of Scottish King The right combination according to the code is :

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………….. is the producer of the first complete printed English Bible

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The term, “poetic justice,” to designate the idea that the good are rewarded and the evil punished, was devised by

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In Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre, what does Mr. Brocklehurst accuse Jane of when he visits Lowood School ?

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Who among the following dismissed Ulysses as “a misfire” ?

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The prelude to Middlemarch makes a reference to the particular history of a remarkable woman, …………..

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