FPSC lecturer English bs-17

English MCQs for Public Service Commission Lecturers’ Test

English MCQs Lecturers’ Test

1)Repetition of same vowel sound ?

Assonance

2)The poet who used extensive alliteration ?

Keats

3)Wuthering heights written by ?

Emily Brontë

4)The poem “Byzantium” is written about ?

Imaginary city

5)Carl sadburg born at ?

Illinois

6)T.S Eliot was ?

American by birth; British from 1927

7)Wasteland of Eliot is dedicated to ?

Ezra Pound

8)Shakespeare acted in one of plays of ?

Ben johnson

9)Elizabeth Sewell born in ?

England

10) Linguistics is combination of ______ words ?

Two

11)Sound produced with obstruction of air ?

consonant

12)Semantics meaning ?

“Study of meanings”

13)Word language consists of two_____ words

Latin

14)Simon is character in one of ________ novels

Golding

15)”Everyman in his humour” written by ?

Ben johnson

16) Caretaker written by ?

Pinter

17)Waiting for Godot’s originol language ?

French

18) Stream of consciousness ?

Virginia woolf

19) “Sejanus” is satirical tragedy by ?

Ben johnson

20)Unified sensibility ?

Donne

21)Winding Stair is poem by ?

W.B.Yeats

22) Synaethesia

Unification of senses

23) Time machine-the invisible man written by ?

H.G Wells

24)The egoist written by ?

George Meredith

25) Hardy’s own classification of novels?

Three

26)George Eliot wrote Adam Bede at age of ?

40

27)Age of George Eliot ?

Victorian

28) Chaucer was ?

sarcastic poet

29)Renaissance period ?

1550-1660

30)King Lear written in ?

1603 to 1606

31)17th century’s historical event ?

Civil war

32)Paradise lost was written in ?

1667

33)1660 – 1790 is rise of ?

I chose “Drama” but it’s not confirm.Kindly confirm it

34)Literature became secular towards end of ?

18th century

35)Tragicomedy of Shakespeare is also called ?

Reconciliation play

36)Type of literature,art or music is called ?

Genre

37)Enthusiastic addiction to study of Greek and Roman antiquity led to ?

None (Because it led to hellenism,romantism)

38)Prospero was protagonist of ?

The Tempest

39)Age of Pope is called?

Augusten

40)Metaphysical poet is essay by ?

T.S Eliot

41) Treatise on liberty written by ?

Martin Luther

42)Figure of speech,exaggeration for emphasis ?

Rhetoric

43) Adonis written for ?

Keats

44)Songs of innocence and experience belong to ?

William Blake

45)Original title of Pride and Prejudice

First Impressions

46)Shelley’s first work?

Queen Mab

47)First writer of Picaresque novel ?

I chose Thackeray.Kindly confirm it.

48)The road not taken by Frost is included in his collection ?

Mountain Interval

49)Bacon was intellectually great but morally weak.Who said this ?

?

50)Swift’s irony fused into ?

humour

51)Nothing is beneath science,nor above science.who said ?

I chose Russell

52)Bird in “Ancient mariner” ?

Albatross

53) Milton got blind in age of ?

43

54)Hemingway’s nick in later age ?

Papa

55)Donne’s faith ?

Protestant

56)John Keats gave up career of ____ to become a poet

medicine

57) Poet who studied at Cambridge but got no degree ?

ST Colerdige

58) Which century is most important epoch in intellectual history ?

14th

59)During age of Chaucer,England passed through ?

Medievalism

60)Marlow’s primitive tragedy ?

Tamberlaine

61)Shakespeare comedy rival ?

Ben Jonson

62)Shakespeare comedy contain continental and ?

Mediterranean

63) Shakespeare’s heroines have ?

Feminine traits

64)Who emerged as philosopher in “Merchant of Venice” ?

Portia

65) Which play started with incident of ship wreck ?

?

66)Sir Gwain and Green knight poems were written in ___ age

67)Process of introducing new words ?

Coinage

68)War between flesh and spirit in which novel of Hardy ?

Jude of the Obscure

69)Norman conquest in ?

1066

70)Queen Elizabeth descended throne from ?
1. Robert Stuart 2. Robert…. 3. James Stuart

71)University wits estimated literary period is little more than …….. years.

10 years, 8 years, 7 years, 6 years

72)Brazen

“Shy”

73)Capricious

“Recollect”

74)Extrinsic

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75)fluster

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76) Obdurate

submissive

Synonyms

77)Truncate

shorten

78)Impetuous

“irrational”

79)nincompoop

Foolish

80)Elocution

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81)Ulysses poem was written by?

Tennyson

82)Far fetched metaphor ?

Conceit

83)Because I couldnot stop for death written by ?

Emily Dickinson

84)Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath were?

Husband and wife

85. People do not exist in _______but in functioning______

Isolation,communities

86. The military censors______passages in letters that they thought might_____ security.
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87. Only a ____person could be ______to the suffering of people

88. Volcanic rock very often looks shiny because it had been _____

Igneous

89. Fire station had been gone on______ at once
To

90) antonym of callous is

Who is Who and What is What

  1. MOUNTAINS
  2. IMPORTANT MOUNTAIN PASSES
  3. OCEANS
  4. FAMOUS SEA PORTS
  5. FAMOUS STRAITS
  6. WORLD RIVERS
  7. FAMOUS ISLANDS
  8. FAMOUS DESERTS
  9. CITIES ON RIVER BANKS
  10. GEOGRAPHICAL DISCOVERIES
  11. WORLD COUNTRIES
  12. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT WORLD
  13. IMPORTANT PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
  14. Ten LARGEST COUNTRIES BY AREA
  15. IMPORTANT ABBREVIATIONS
  16. IMPORTANT UNITS OF MEASUREMENT
  17. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT RAYS AND WAVES
  18. IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT UNIVERSE
  19. NOBLE PRIZE
  20. NATIONAL EMBLEM
  21. FAMOUS EPITHETS
  22. IMPORTANT GEOGRAPHICAL LINES OF WORLD

  23. About Islam

  24. Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
  25. General Knowledge About Hazrat Muhammad PBUH Life
  26. Wifies of Hazrat Muhammad PBUH
  27. Important Islamic History Events
  28. Important points of The Holy Quran
  29. Al-Quran MCQs
  30. About SAHABA KARAM
  31. Namaz
  32. Zakat
  33. Fasting (Roza)
  34. Imortant Article of Faith and Fundamental of ISLAM
  35. Important Islamic terms and Places
  36. Islamic Months of Years
  37. General Knowledge-Heavenly Books
  38. Important Angles
  39. Ashra-e-Mubrashra
  40. Reign Of 4 Caliphates(Khulafa Rashideen)
  41. Famous Islamic Generals
  42. Famous Islamic Battles
  43. Important Personalities and Their Titles in Islam
  44. Famous Muslim Scientists
  45. Important Questions about Islamic Studies

  46. PPSC GENERAL KNOWLEDGE
  47. PPSC PAST Papers General Knowledge Questions


  48. About World

  49. World Records
  50. World Records (Guniees Book)
  51. 7 Wonders of the World
  52. Inventions and Inventors
  53. Important Facts of Worlds
  54. Important Places Of World
  55. Important Awards Of World
  56. Top 10 Languages of World
  57. Highest Military Awards of World
  58. Important Geographical Lines of World
  59. World Imortant National Days
  60. Importnat Religions of World
  61. Important Political terms and concepts
  62. Important News Agency of the World
  63. About UNO
  64. Organs of UNO
  65. Important Specialized agency of the UNO
  66. World Country with Capitals & Currency
  67. Famous Name of Places(Country)

  68. About Pakistan
  69. Basic Information About Pakistan
  70. Districts of Pakistan
  71. RIVERS OF PAKISTAN
  72. The Largest in Pakistan
  73. The Longest and Tallest in Pakistan
  74. Mountain Passes in Pakistan
  75. Chairman Senate and seats Distibutions of Pakistan
  76. Chief Justices of Pakistan
  77. Pakistan Affairs
  78. Who is First in PAKISTAN
  79. PAKISTAN GOVERNOR GENERALS
  80. PAKISTAN Presidents
  81. PAKISTAN Prime Ministers
  82. Attorney Generals of Pakistan
  83. State Bank Governors of pakista
  84. Army Chiefs of PAKISTAN
  85. Federal Cabinet of PAKISTAN
  86. Location of important Metalic and Non Metalic Minerals
  87. Constitutional Amedments Since 1973
  88. Army,PAF and Navy Officer Ranks
  89. About Science
  90. Basic Geometry Math Defination
  91. Important Units of Measurments
  92. Basic Scientific Questions