The jolly host of the Tabard Inn was ------?
3. Name Chaucer’s contemporary who recorded in spirited narrative the great deeds of Robert Bruce ?
Robert M anning
Who authored Morte D ’Arthur ?
Will iam Caxton
Sir Thomas Malory
King Edward IV
5. The Complete English Bible of Miles Coverdale was published in ?
------- was the first English poet to use the unrimed ten-syllabled verse to which the name blank verse is popularly applied?
Who is Tottel in Tottel’s Miscellany ?
morality play, like the miracle play,was didactic; but its characters,
insteadof being taken from sacred narratives, were--------’.
l egendary saints
animals and birds
‘While--------aroused the intellect and the aesthetic faculties,------ awakened the spiritual nature’.
Chaucer . . . Spenser
the Renaissance . . . the Reformation
t he Anglo - S axon Literature . . . the English Bible
None of the above
Of the twelve books,which Spenser projected in the Faery Queene ,how many were published during his lifetime?
Which of the following is not ‘sonnets in sequences ’?
Sidney’s Astrophel and Stella
Warner’s A lbio n’ s England
John Donne was a ?
poet and preacher
poet and playwright
playwright and preacher
preacher and sonnetee
Of the following who was not the contemporary of Christopher Marlowe ?
Lohn Lyly’s Eupheus is -------.
a dramatic work
an English translation
a prose romance
Downright, Morose, Well-bred, Subtle, Bertinax Surly, Sir Epicure Mammon, are characters in the plays of------?
‘The names of---------are always associated and they did much work in collaboration’.
Beaumont and Fletcher
Marlowe and Jo nson
Sackville and Sidney
Lodge and Nashe
Who among the following is not a University Wit?
‘Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man, and writing an exact man.’Whose words are these?
Who described Bacon as ‘the wisest, brightest and meanest of mankind’?
A lexander Pope
Which translation of the English Bible is described as the greatest of all translations?
The Revised V ersion
The Revised S tandard V ersion
The Authorised V ersion
The New Revised Standard Version