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British and American Literature Lecture# 67

British and American Literature Lecture# 67

Q. Papal aggression took place in? Ans. 1850 Q. Who said, “My love is like a red red rose?” Ans. Robert Burns Q. Who considers the play Hamlet to be an artistic failure? Ans. T.S Eliot Q. Which influence is shown in the work of G.B Shaw? Ans. German Q. T.S Eliot shows a bent towards? Ans. Victorianism Q. Mrs. Dalloway is the masterpiece of? Ans. Virginia Woolf Q. The… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 46

British and American Literature Lecture# 46

Q. When did plague close theatres for two years in England? Ans. 1592 Q. G.B Shaw’s plays are known for? Ans. Both Social Criticism and Plays of Ideas Q. The ‘Prefaces’ of G.B Shaw to his own plays are? Ans. Very popular Q. ‘Rhymers Club’ of the late 19th century was? Ans. A group of young poets who wrote on the prostitutes and music-hall dancers. Q. What is Bildungsroman? It… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 36

British and American Literature Lecture# 36

In this lecture, I have answered the below-mentioned questions. I bring Quality Content for you. Keep watching my lectures! Q. Black death took place in? Q. Which novel begins with, “One evening of late summer, before the 19th century had reached one third of its span…?” Q. Which novel ends with these words, “Unbroken tranquility had been accorded in the adult stage…?” Q. Who wrote Modern Painters? Q. Ruskin wrote… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 42

British and American Literature Lecture# 42

In this lecture, I have answered the below-mentioned questions. I bring Quality Content for you. Keep watching my lectures! Q. Union of England and Ireland took place in? Q. Who wrote Sons And Lovers? Q. Which novel of D.H Lawrence has an element of autobiography? Q. The phrase, “Religion by the blood” is associated with? Q. i.e stands for? Q. Who wrote The novel Ulysses? Q. James Joyce’s Ulysses is… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 44

British and American Literature Lecture# 44

Q. What is Setting in literature? Ans. It is the Time and Place in which the story takes place. Q. The setting in most of Joseph Conrad’s novels is? Ans. His experiences of the sea. (Note: To Conrad, the sea meant above all the tragedy of loneliness) Q. Who wrote The Rainbow? Ans. D.H Lawrence Q. Which novel begins with, “The Brangwens had lived for generations on the Marsh Farm?”… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 40

British and American Literature Lecture# 40

Q. The Glorious Revolution took place in? Ans. 1688 Q. R.L Stevenson is famous for? Ans. Romantic novels Q. What did R.L Stevenson say about romance? Ans. “The romance is more truthful than the realistic fiction” Q. Who wrote Kim? Ans. It is a novel by Rudyard Kipling. It covers the story of the political conflict between Russia and Britain in Central Asia. Q. What is Phoneme? Ans. the smallest unit of speech that makes one word… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 39

British and American Literature Lecture# 39

Q. When was London destroyed in Great Fire? Ans. In 1666 Q. Who wrote the most obscene novel Lady Chatterley’s Lover? Ans. D.H Lawrence Q. When and where was the novel Lady Chatterley’s Lover first published privately? Ans. In 1928 in Italy Q. Who said, “The novelist is going to be the most potent of artists?” Ans. H.G Wells Q. What is Copular Verb? Ans. Linking verb is also called… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 38

British and American Literature Lecture# 38

Q. Bernard Shaw was given Nobel Prize in literature? Ans. In 1925 Q. Who wrote Lord Of The Flies? Ans. William Golding Q. William Golding’s preoccupation in many of his novels is with? Ans. Instinctive desire of men to destroy the good Q. Charles Dickens’ A Tale Of Two Cities is? Ans. A historical novel Q. What is Ballad? Ans. It is a simple story in verse. It generally deals… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 32

British and American Literature Lecture# 32

Q. The phrase ‘Stormy Sisterhood’ is associated with the? Ans. Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte and Anne Bronte Q. The novels of ‘Stormy Sisterhood’ are preoccupied with? Ans. The feminine life and soul Q. What award was given to Thomas Hardy? Ans. Order of Merits Q. Who wrote The Mayor of Casterbridge? Ans. Thomas Hardy Q. The character Michael Henchard figures in? Ans. The Mayor of Casterbridge Q. The incident of… Read Article →

British and American Literature Lecture# 31

British and American Literature Lecture# 31

Q. The sensation novel is associated with? Ans. Wilkie Collins Q. The sensation novel contains? Ans. Mystery Q. Wilkie Collins is? Ans. A detective novelist Q. Who wrote the novel No Name? Ans. Wilkie Collins Q. Hardy’s preoccupation in his works is with? Ans. Man’s unequal struggle with the fate Q. Who wrote this line, “The happiness was but the occasional episode in a general drama of pain?” Ans. Hardy… Read Article →

History of English Literature: Part-1

History of English Literature: Part-1

Thanks for your support: paypal.me/rafiq868 History of English Literature: Part-1: This video will explain you the history of English literature. This is the first part of a series of videos about History of English Literature. I hope you will like it. Please, subscribe and comment! ……………………………………………………………………………….. Public Domain Voice and Text: Book : A Brief History of English and American Literature Author: Henry A. BEERS (1847 – 1926) Voice: Kalynda… Read Article →