Download Screening Test Of( PGT) English
This exam held on 11-12-2016. There are 40 vacancies in (PGT) English and 30 thousand candidates are applied in this post. In this test cover all syllabus like English literature grammar and general awareness and current affairs.
PGT (ENGLISH) 2016
Ques:- Margaret Hale is the central woman character in Elizabeth Gaskell’s…………..
Ans:- North and South
Ques:- Pip is a character in Dickens’s…………….
Ans:- Great Expectations
Ques:- Wuthering Heights is a novel by………………………
Ans:- Emily Bronte
Ques:- Which novel of George Eliot, according to long, reaches a climax of her literary power ?
Ans:- Silas Marner
Ques:- Amours de Vayage (1849) is one of the best Known works of………………..
Ans:- Arthur Clough
Ques:- Aurora Leigh by E.B. Rrowing is better known as a/an………………..
Ans:- Verse novel
Ques;-Who of following wrote The Critic as Artist ?
Ans:- Oscar Wilde
Ques:- One of the plays George Bernard Shaw deals with the problem of phonetics and pronunciation. Which of the following is that play ?
Ques:- Disraeli’s Young England Trilogy consists of Coningsby, Sybil and ………………..
Ques;- Macaulay served in india as a legal advisor to the Supreme Council from……..
Ans:- 1834 to 1838
Ques:- Who wrote Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ?
Ans:- George Meredith
Ques:- Matthew Arnold’s Memorial Verses’ mourns the death of…………….
Ans:- Goethe, Byron and Wordsworth
Ques:- Unto This Last is an unfinished series of articles on political economy which appeared in The Cornhill Magazine. Who wrote these articles ?
Ans:- John Ruskin
Ques:- The Oxford Movement led by the teachers at Oxford University was essentially a………..
Ans:- Religious Movement
Ques:- Who succeeded Queen Victoria in 1901 ?
Ans:- Edward 7
Ques:- In which work was Sherlock Holmes introduced in 1887 ?
Ans:- A Study in Scarlet
Ques:- Which of the plays of Bernard Shaw ridicules the popular romantic conception of the professional solider’s courage and incidentally the pretensions of aristocracy ?
Ans:- Arms and the Man
Ques:- “Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold ;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the word, “
From which poem of W.B. Yeats have these lines taken ?
Ans:- The Second Coming
Ques:- All plays of J.M. Synge were staged at …………..
Ans:- Abbey Theatre
Ques:- Who of the following coined the term ‘ streams of consciousness’ ?
Ques:- Who reduced the length of “The Waste Land” drastically and brought to the present stage ?
Ans:- Ezra Pound
Ques:- The Fourth part of “The Waste Land” is titled as ………….
Ans:- Death By Water
Ques:-Where from did Aldous Huxley borrow the title, “ Brave New World “?
Ans:- The Tempest (Shakespeare
Ques:- In which of the following works of Virginia Woolf does the sex of the lead character changes ?
Ques:- Name the writer of the twentieth century who developed remarkable gifts of military leadership in Arabia :
Ans:- T.E. Lawrence
Ques:- The only play James joyce wrote is …………………..
Ques:- The Driver’s Seat, The public Image and Not To Disturb are novels by………….
Ans:- Muriel Spark
Ques:- Which is the first volume of Doris Lessing’s autobiography ?
Ans:- Under My Skin
Ques:- Whose painting does Auden refer to in “Muses De Beaux Arts” ?
Ques;- Name the poet whose The Hawk in the Rain and Lupercal express a rapt fascination with animal energy and independence :
Ans:- Ted Hughes
Ques:- Who is the protagonist in John Osborne’s Look Back in Anger ?
Ques:- Of the following who was the product of The Royal Court Theatre ?
Ans:- John Arden
Who wrote Lolita ?
Ans:- Vladimir Nobokov
Ques:- Which of the following is not a work of James Baldwin ?
Ans:- Uncle Tom’s Children
Ques:- The Old Man and the Sea recounts the adventures of…………….
Ques:- The Price of Arthur Miller presents a family geud ………
Ans:- Between two brothers
Ques:- Which novel of Rabindranath Tagore makes a psychological study of its three main characters- Nikhil, Bimla and Sandeep ?
Ans:- The home and the World
Ques:- In 1917, Ananda K. Coomaraswamy joined the Museum of Fine Arts as the Keeper of Indian Art at ……………….
Ques;- What is the name of Bakha,s sister in Anand’s Untouchable ?
Ques:- ‘Negative Capability’ is a term associated with………..
Ques:- Panegyric is a formal written or oral composition……………
Ans:- Lauding a person
Ques:- Who advocated the use of “Touchstone Method’ ?
Ques:- Milton composed Areopagitica in……………….
Ques:- Which of the following is not written by Shakespeare ?
Ans:- Love’s Triumph Through Callipolis
Ques:- Who said, “Feminism at heart is a massive complaint, Lesbianism is the solution “ ?
Ans:- Jill Johnson
Ques:- Who formed the ‘centre for contemporary cultural studies’ at University of Birmingham ?
Ans:- Richard Hoggart
Ques:- The concept of ‘Negritude’ is most associated with…………………
Ans:- Aime Cesaire
Ques:- Everything is connected to everything else. “ is the first of the four laws of ecology given by :
Ans:- Barry Commoner
Ques:- Where is Chadra Tal lake ?
Ans;- Central Lahaul in Lahaul Spiti
Ques:- Where river’s tributaries are Baljedi and Budhil Streams ?
Ques:- In which ancient Indian classic there is a mention of khasas ?
Ans:- Bhagvata Purana, Vayu Purana, Brihat Samhita
Ques:- Who is the author of The Himalayan District of Koloo, Lahaul and Spiti ?
Ans:- A.F.P. Harcourt
Ques:- In which year was kangra fort subduced by the Mughal forces under Nawab
Ans:- 1620 A.D
Ques:- In which village near Dharmasala town of H.P. is Vipassana cetre of meditation ?
Ques:- Which company runs the cement plant of Rajban in Sirmaur district of H.P. ?
Ques:- Where was Shimla’s Bishop Cotton School originally located ?
Ques:- Which of the following development blocks in H.P. is not covered under National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM)?
Ans:- Basantpur in Shimla
Ques:- With which of the following is Jiturai associated ?
Ques:- Who is the Governor off Manipur ?
Ans:- Najma Heptulla
Ques:- Which day is observed as Kisan Day in India ?
Ans:- December 23
Ques:- At which place in U.P. is the Dargah Saleem Chisti ?
Ans:- Fatehpur Sikri
Ques:- Which successor of Guru Gobind Singh fought against the Mughals and was martyred ?
Ans:- Banda Bahadur
Ques:- In which American city shooter Omar Mateen killed over 50 persons in june 2016 ?
Ques;- Solar Impulse-2 which began its world trip in March, 2015 from Abu Dhabi had its first stop in ……………….
Ques:- Which is correct description of Hijab ?
Ans:- A head scarf that covers the hair and neck but not the face.
Ques:- When did Queen Elizabeth 2 ascend the British throne ?
Ques:- Who was crowned Miss World 2015 ?
Ans;- Mireia Lalaguna Royo
Ques:- Which of the following tales of Chaucer deal with the Chivalric romance of Palamon and Arcite ?
Ans;- The Merchant’s tale
Ques:- Whose tomb Chaucher,s pilgrims in The Canterbury Tales are going to visit ?
Ans:- Thomas Becket
Ques:- To whom did Chaucer dedicate his Troilus and Criseyde ?
Ans:- John Wycliffe
Ques:- Who of the following was the first to suggest that Satan is the real hero of Paradise lost ?
Ans:- William Blake
Ques:- An ‘epithalamium’ is a poem written to celebrate………………
Ques:- E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India is set in ……………….
Ques:- Who wrote the play The Return of Ulysser ?
Ans:- Robert Bridges
Ques:- Evelina or A Young Lady’s into the World published in 1778 was written by……………….
Ans:- Miss Burney (Frances Fanny)
Ques:- In which of the following plays does Hippolyta appear ?
Ans:- A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ques:- Who is the author of The Journal of the Plague year ?
Ans:- Daniel Defoe
Ques:- How long did Robinson Crusoe live on the deserted island ?
Ans:- A little over 28 years
Ques;- ‘Most friendship is feigning, most loving mere folly.’These words occur in…………….
Ans:- As You Like It
Ques:- One of the friends of the writer of Utopia is also a character in it. Name him.
Ans:- Peter Giles
Ques:- Pope reissued the final version of The Rape of the lock after adding machinery of sylph and clarissa’s to its original version in …………….
Ques:- Wessex, a fictitious place in England, is invariably associated with one of the important novelists of modern era. Name the novelist.
Ans:- Thomas Hardy
Ques:- The Ossianic Poems which explore the world of Celtic antiquity were written by…………….
Ques:- Shelley’s The Cenci is a/an………………….
Ques:- Dickens caricatured utilitarian thinking with telling directness in his portrayal of……….
Ans:- Thomas Gradgrind
Ques:- Which of the novelists does not belong to “Campus Novelists” Group ?
Ans:- Anthony Powell
Ques:- Who was Samuel Johnson’s biographer ?
Ques:- Who wrote the Wealth of Nations ?
Ans:- Adam Smith
Ques:- Who buys Henchard’s wife in The Mayor of Casterbridge ?
Ques:- “Beauty is truth, truth beauty’-that is all
ye need to know on earth, and all ye need to know,”
Name need ode where from these lines have been taken :
Ans:- Ode on a Grecian Urn
Ques:-Porphyro and Madeline are lovers in………………..
Ans:- The Eve of St. Agnes
Ques:- “I fall upon the thorns of life I BLEED “ In which poem of Shelley does this line occur ?
Ans:- Ode to the West Wind
Ques:- What is the other title of Mary Shelley,s Frankenstein ?
Ans:- The Modern Prometheus
Ques:- Mr. and Mrs. Bennet in Pride and Prejudice have…………….daughter(s).
Ques:- When Robert Southey was made the Poet Laureate ?
Ques:- The polish mariner who presented colonialism as both brutal and brutalising in many of his novels and stories was…………
Ans;- Joseph Conrad
Ques;- Name the subtitle of Thackeray,s Vanity Fair :
Ans:- A Novel Without a Hero
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