1.[单选题] The theme of "A Woman on a Roof" is the relationship between men and women as well as the relationship between ___________ in modern society.
A.parents and children
2.[单选题] In Lord of the Flies, The boys are on the island because_____.
A.their plane was shot down
B.their ship sunk
C.they would be safe from the war there
D.they were on vacation
3.[单选题] Both Virginia Woolf and James Joyce died in _________.
4.[单选题] William Wordsworth is frequently referred to as ___________.
A.a worshipper of beauty
B.a worshipper of nature
C.a modernist poet
D.a religious poet
5.[单选题] In 1948, _________ was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature.
A.E.D. H. Lawrence
C.T. S. Eliot
D.W. B. Yeats
6.[单选题] Which of the following writers is a poet of the 20th century?
B.T. S. Eliot
7.[单选题] William Golding wrote the following except____________.
D.Lord of the Flies
8.[单选题] In 1923, ___________ was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. q1647861640 东北大学答案
B.D. H. Lawrence
C.W. B. Yeats
D.T. S. Eliot
9.[单选题] Pygmalion, King of Cyprus, was a sculptor who fell in love with ___________.
B.the statue of himself
C.Aphrodite the goddess of love and beauty
D.the statue of a woman he had sculpted
10.[单选题] In Great Expectations, Magwitch works hard in __________ to make Pip a gentleman.
D.The United States
11.[单选题] Which of the following is not a character in "A Woman on a Roof" ___________?
12.[单选题] The Canterbury Tales is written by__________.
13.[单选题] Among the following, the one who was also an artist is ________.
B.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
14.[单选题] “Turning and turning in the widening gyre, the falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold:”
The above lines are taken from _________.
A.C. “The Lake Isle of Innisfree”
B.B. “The Second Coming”
C.D. “The Love Song” of J. Alfred Prufrock
D.A. The Waste Land
15.[单选题] Besides William Yeats, _______ is also a world-wide known Irish poet.
16.[单选题] Which of the following could be William Wordsworth’s preference for the language in poetry writing?
C.the language of the common people
17.[单选题] Which of the following novels is NOT written by James Joyce?
A.A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
D.<em>To the Lighthouse</em>
18.[单选题] In Tess of the D’Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy resolutely makes a seduced girl his heroine, which clearly demonstrates the author’s_________ of the Victorian moral standards.
19.[单选题] ______ is the most outstanding stream-of-consciousness novelist.
20.[单选题] Alexander Pope worked painstakingly on his poems and finally brought to its last perfection ________ Dryden had successfully used in his plays.
A.the heroic couplet
B.the free verse
C.the blank verse
D.the Spenserian stanza
21.[单选题] _______ is indeed the only generally acknowledged epic in English literature since Beowulf.
D.The Faerie Queene
22.[单选题] “To be, or not to be—That is the question.” Who said this statement?
23.[单选题] The Canterbury Tales was originally written in _______.
24.[单选题] The time setting of The Canterbury Tales is April, or to say the spring, which might signify____.
B.Chaucer’s birth day
D.the young sun
25.[单选题] H. Lawrence’s first novel, ________, was published in 1911.
A.Sons and Lovers
B.The White Peacock
26.[单选题] Robert Burns came from ________.
27.[单选题] The setting for “Kubla Khan” is in ________.
28.[单选题] In Paradise Lost,_____ is the seducer.
29.[单选题] In "Ode on a Grecian Urn" the "Grecian" refers to_______.
30.[单选题] Byron wrote the following except ________.
A.Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage
D.The Revolt of Islam
31.[单选题] Jane Austen’s first publihed novel was ________.
A.Sense and Sensibility
D.Pride and Prejudice
32.[单选题] Among the following, the one who was also an artist of engraving is ________.
A.Samuel Taylor Coleridge
33.[单选题] William Golding used ____________ as the war setting for Lord of the Flies.
A.the American Civil War
B.D. The Vietnam War
C.World War I
D.World War II
34.[单选题] Jane Eyre is first published in __________ by the pseudonym of ___________.
A.1853; Charlotte Bronte
B.1847; Currer Bell
C.1848; Acton Bell
D.1847; Ellis Bell
35.[判断题] The 19th-century novelists took the irrational philosophy and Sigmund Freud’s theory of psychoanalysis as their theoretical base.
36.[判断题] T. S. Eliot denied the influence of the legend of Holy Grail on The Waste Land.
37.[判断题] Many of the Victorian novels were first published in serial from, that is, by installment, before they were fully published in a single book.
38.[判断题] Complexity, obscurity, symbols, allusion and irony are all characteristics of modernist writings.
39.[判断题] The metaphysical poets are characterized by their extensive use of conceit.
40.[判断题] Chaucer was "father of English poetry".
41.[判断题] Dickens was a Victorian novelist.
42.[判断题] Wordsworth said, poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.
43.[判断题] "To be or not to be" is included in Hamlet
44.[判断题] Wordsworth, Coleridge and Southey were poets of the Lake School
45.[判断题] Lyrical Ballads was composed by Wordsworth only
47.[问答题] What’s your understanding of Lord of the Flies as a Trauma Fiction?
48.[问答题] In Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, what does the “General Prologue” about?
49.[问答题] Briefly describe the features of the three basic rhyme types in English: the Italian, the English, and the Spenserian.
50.[问答题] How does James Joyce set up the main scene—North Richmond Street—in “Araby” and what makes the setting special to the theme?
51.[问答题] Who do you think is the protagonist in The Woman on a Roof by Doris Lessing? Illustrate your point of view with examples from the story.
52.[问答题] How does James Joyce set up the main scene—North Richmond Street—in “Araby” and what makes the setting special to the theme?
53.[问答题] What’s your understanding of the plot structure of Shakespeare's Hamlet?
54.[问答题] What’s your understanding of Lord of the Flies as a Trauma Fiction?
55.[问答题] What theme can you get from reading Shakespeare’s “Sonnet 18”?
56.[问答题] Victorian Age is a time of tremendous change, please list several different comments on it.
57.[问答题] What is sonnet?
58.[问答题] What is modernism?
59.[问答题] what is the gothic novel?
60.[问答题] As an active reader, how close should your involvement be with the reading materials?