PGT English Mock Test 1 July 8, 2021 oppnmedia Leave a comment Welcome to your PGT English Mock Test 1 1. A pamphlet generally on a serious religious topic is known as-a Letterb Sadismc Tractd Saga 2.The collective name given to some of per-Shakespearean playwrights, like Marlowe , Kyd, Peele and Greene is(A)Romantic Playwrights,(B)University wits(C)Elizabethan Dramatist(D)Court Playwrights 3. Which term is applied to an ornate, extravagant and luxurious literary style?A BaroqueB CarotC Scansiond fabliau 4.Read the following line and answer the question that follows it “Do I wake or Sleep” In witch of his Odes Keats wonders about the substance of the imaginative vision?(A)Ode to a Nightingale(B) Ode to Autumn(C) Both ‘1’ and ‘2’(D)None of these 5. A type of verse without regular metre is known as-a free verseb sonnetc farced dramatic monologue 6. Who is Alpheus in words of Shelley when he says? “Then Alpheus bold on his Glacier cold with his trident the mountain struck”(A) Roman Chief(B) Greek Gold(C) A River in Arcadia(D) A Mountain 7. A couplet in rhymed verse having Iambic pentametre a in each line is-A blank verseB verseC rhyma royalD heroic couplet 8. Romantic period is characteristic of(A) the discovery of local cultures(B) following of vernacular literature(C) fragmentation of classical cultural authority of Rome(D) all these three 9. Generally in tragedy, some comic episodes are introduced to relieve the tension. The episodes are known as-a comic reliefb soliloquyc asided monologue 10. “The Faerie Queens’ is a……poem.(A) Satirical(B) Narrative(C) Allegorical(D)Descriptive 11. A type of religious drama which presents the crucifixion of Christ is known as-a academic dramab passion playc closet dramad black comedy 12.Ben Jonson is one of the first significant……critics in English(A)Romantic(B)Academic(C)Neo-classic(D)classical 13. A tale of horror, passion and blood is known as-a novel of ideasb Novel of characterc Gothic noveld epistolary novel 14. Witch of the following sentences has the figure of speech called ‘Implicit’?(A) We bear her along like a pearl on a string(B) Whose armour his honest thought(C) O Grave! Where is the victory(D)The snake hisses in the buch 15. Horace Walpole’s The Castle of Otranto is a fine example of-a picaresque novelb Gothic novelc anti Noveld historical novel 16.The statement namely, “They were swifter than eagles and strong then lions.’’ Contains figure of speech called(A) Hyperbole(B)Oxymoron(C)Personification(D)Onomatopoeia 17. A short pithy saying which conveys a general truth-a connotationb sestetc Rondeld Proverb 18. “This is the name given to the artifice of language by which the sound of the word is made to suggest or echo the sense.” This is the definition of(A) Hyperbole(B) Oxymoron(C) Personification(D) Onomatopoeia 19. A Ready-cast or stereotyped expression is known as-A connotationb sestetc Rondeld cliche 20.What figure of speech has been used in the following lines? “thou, too said on, O ship of state Sail on O union, strong and great(A) Apostrophe(B) Oxymoron(C) Both ‘1’or ‘2’(D)None of these 21. A type of narrative may be in prose or verse which betrays is its meaning under the surface level story is known as a-a allegoryb bathosc carpe-diemd romance 22. “Property is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion”. This definition of property is given by(A) Matthew Arnold(B) T.S. Eliot(C) A.C. Bradley(D) None of these 23. Spencer's fairy Queen is a-a short storyb playc Allegoryd mime 24. “In this one taut, subtle novel Hawthorne solves almost his problems”. To which novel does Marcus Cunliffe refer in this statement?(A) The marble faun(B) The scarlet letter(C) The house of the seven gables(D) None of the above 25. Bunyan’s ‘Pilgrim's Progress ‘is an allegory in_A Verseb prosec blank versed heroic couplets 26. “The English comic characters” is a collection of essay by(A) Charles Lamb(B) William Hazlitt(C) J.B. Priestley(D) None of these 27. ………….is a short sentence stating a general truth.a ambiguityb aphorismc Zeugmad farce 28. “The Auden group’ of poet consist of W.H. Auden Stephen, spender, Cecil day Lewis, and(A)Dylan Thomas(B) Keith Douglas(C) Louis MacNeice(D) Thon Gunn 29. An amorous writing based on the treatment of love as its subject matter is known as-A sadismb solecismc erotic literatured plagiarism 30.Who wrote this famous line? ‘I woke on morning and found myself great’(A)John Keats(B) P.B. Shelley(C) Lord Gordon Byron(D) None of these 31. A poem of 14 lines is known as-a idyllb eyricc songd sonnet 32. What could be the tragic flaw in hamlet?(A) Vaulting Ambition(B) Oedipus complex(C)Noble inaction(D) None of these 33. Which play was omitted from the first folio edition in 1623?A Henry VIIIB PericlesC HamletD Henry VII 34. Strafford is a(A) Poem(B) play(C) epic(D) sonnet 35. Which is the last play written by Shakespeare?a The Tempestb Henry VIIc The Winter's Taled Cymbeline 36.The Canterbury Tales has………pilgrims.(A) 21(B)29(C)25(D)20 37. Who said the following lines? And my poor fool is hanged! No, no, no life! Why should a dog, a horse, a rat have life and tthou no breed at all?a Cordelia in a King Learb Hamlet in Hamletc King Lear in King Leard Miranda in tempest 38. Religio Medici was written by(A) Walton(B) Browne(C) Wycliffe(D) Congreve 39. “He was the man, who of all modern and perhaps ancient poets had the largest and most comprehensive soul” who said this in praise of Shakespeare?A Charles lambB B.S.T. coleridgec John Drydend Dr Johnson 40.Who is associated with new Criticism?(A) Richard(B) Brooks(C) David Daiches(D) Johnson 41. Who speaks these lines? Peace peace! Dost thou not see my baby at my breast that sucks the nurse asleep?a Lady Macbeth in Macbethb Miranda in the tempestc Cleopatra in Antony and Cleopatrad pause in the merchant of Venice 42.Who was the interact behind the French Revolution?(A) Rousseau(B)Godwin(C)Keats 43. To the term “lake School” was first used in the.a Edinburg review August 1817b Blackwood's Magazine 1818c The French Revolution 1798d Ode to the Departing year 1819 44.Who wrote ‘An Equal Music’?(A) Salman Rushdie(B) Amitabh Ghosh(C)Vikram Seth(D) Arun joshi 45. Who first coined the term metaphysical in 1630?A William Drummond of Hawthronderb Dr Samuel Johnsonc John Drydend Ben Johnson 46. Miss Hard Castle appears in(A)The God Natured Man(B) Candida(C) She stoops to conquer(D) Jude the obscure 47. Who applied the term satanic School of English poetry in the prefix of his vision of Judgement 1822A Lord ByronB Charles lambC P.B. ShelleyD Roberts Southey 48.Who edited the works of Shakespeare ?(A)Oliver goldsmith(B)William Collins(C)Alexander Pope(D)Thomas Gray 49. The Spasmodic is a term of ridicule applied by W.E. Aytoun in his mock tragedy “ Firmillion or the student of Badojoz” (1854) to which group of the Victorian poets?A PJ Bailey Sydney Dobell and Alexander SmithB Browning Tennyson and ArnoldC Hardy shop and Browningd none of these 50.’The work 1985 ’written by(A)Orwell(B)Anthony Burgers(C)Show(D)Miller Time is Up!