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1、Men first came to Britain probably before the Great Ice Age, who were called____ or the stone age men.
    A、Iberians
    B、cave men
    C、Celts
    D、Romans

2、British recorded history began with the Roman Invasion.
    A、T
    B、F

3、The ancestors of the English people were the Normans.
    A、T
    B、F

4、The Anglo-Saxons were Christianized in the ____century.
    A、5th
    B、6th
    C、7th
    D、8th

5、______ best represented the Elizabethan Age.
    A、John Milton
    B、Queen Elizabeth
    C、Thomas More
    D、William Shakespeare

第一章测试

1、____ lived in the 7th century and was a cowherd of a monastery at Whitby.
    A、Beowulf
    B、Caedmon
    C、Cynewulf
    D、Grendel

2、____ learned to compose poems in his dream.
    A、Beowulf
    B、Caedmon
    C、Cynewulf
    D、Grendel

3、Beowulf was wounded while fighting with______ and then died.
    A、Grendel
    B、Grendel's mother
    C、the Fire Dragon
    D、Wiglaf

4、Romances were brought to England by the Normans.
    A、T
    B、F

5、Ballad is a story told in song, usually in ____ line stanzas, with the second and fourth lines rhymed.
    A、2
    B、4
    C、6
    D、8

6、Geoffrey Chaucer was the last important poet in the Middle English Literature.
    A、T
    B、F

7、Geoffrey Chaucer's best known work today is The Canterbury Tales.
    A、T
    B、F

8、The Tabard Inn is in the southern suburbs of ____.
    A、Canterbury
    B、London
    C、Paris
    D、Stratford

9、Only____ tales were written in The Canterbury Tales due to Geoffrey Chaucer's death in 1400.
    A、21
    B、24
    C、120
    D、124

10、The General Prolgoue was written in____.
    A、alliteration
    B、ballad
    C、couplet
    D、heroic couplet

第二章测试

1、The first theatre in London was called "The Theatre", which was open to the public in 1576.
    A、T
    B、F

2、The most prominent dramatist of the University Wits was ____.
    A、Christopher Marlowe
    B、Robert Greene
    C、John Lyly
    D、Thomas Kyd

3、The Spanish Tragedy is the first ____ in English literature.
    A、comedy
    B、historical play
    C、revenge tragedy
    D、romance

4、William Shakespeare was once the shareholder of the____ theatre.
    A、Hope
    B、Globe
    C、Rose
    D、Swan

5、____ is a play of youth and love and combines a tragic situation with comedy and gaiety.
    A、Hamlet
    B、Henry V
    C、Romeo and Juliet
    D、The Tempest

6、____ is William Shakespeare's longest play, and is considered among the most powerful and influential works of the world literature.
    A、Hamlet
    B、King Lear
    C、Mecbath
    D、Othello

7、In the soliloquy "To be, or not to be, that's the question", ___ realizes his own weakness.
    A、Claudius
    B、Gertrude
    C、Hamlet
    D、Ophelia

8、William Shakespeare's sonnets were didicated to a Mr.____.
    A、H.
    B、W.
    C、H. W.
    D、W. H.

9、In Sonnet 18, the poet compares his beloved to the ____ season
    A、autumn
    B、spring
    C、summer
    D、winter

10、____ was the first Chinese translator to complete the translation of all William Shakespeare’s works by himself.
    A、Liang Shiqiu
    B、Liang Qichao
    C、Tian Han
    D、Wei Yi

第三章测试

1、______ were looked upon as the model of English composition by British authors all through the 18th century.
    A、Jeremy Taylor’s Holy Living
    B、Thomas Browne’s Religio Meidic
    C、Samuel Pepys’s diaries
    D、Addison’s Spectator essays

2、Essay on Man is a _____poem in heroic couplets.
    A、didactic
    B、satirical
    C、philosophical
    D、dramatic

3、____ was an intellectual movement in the first half of the 18th century.
    A、The Enclosure Movement
    B、The Industrial Revolution
    C、The Religious Reform
    D、The Enlightenment

4、In 1704, Jonathan Swift published two works together, ____ and ___, which made him well-known as a satirist.
    A、A Tale of Tub
    B、Bickerstaff Almanac
    C、Gulliver’s Travels
    D、The Battle of the Books

5、Henry Fielding’s first novel is ____ .
    A、Tom Jones
    B、Joseph Andrews
    C、Jonathan Wild
    D、Amelia

6、_____ compiled the A Dictionary of the English Language which became the foundation of all the subsequent English dictionaries.
    A、Ben Johnson
    B、Samuel Johnson
    C、Alexander Pope
    D、John Dryden

7、Which of the following novels is not epistolary (written in letter form) novels?
    A、Clarissa Harlowe
    B、Pamela
    C、Sir Charles Grandison
    D、TomJones

8、Defoe's works include_____
    A、Robinson Crusoe
    B、Captain Singleton
    C、Pamela
    D、Colonel Jack

9、In his “An Essay of Dramatic Poesy”, ____ showed his famous appreciation of Shakespeare.
    A、Dryden
    B、Pope
    C、Swift
    D、Defoe

10、With the establishment of the bourgeois dictatorship, Charles II became the Protector of the English Commonwealth.
    A、T
    B、F

第四章测试

1、The first generation of the English romanticism is also called____.
    A、the lake poets
    B、the Lakers
    C、the Lake School
    D、all of the above

2、The main figures of the Lakes School were William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and ____.
    A、Robert Burns
    B、Robert Southey
    C、William Godwin
    D、William Blake

3、"Suspension of disbelief" was coined by ____.
    A、Robert Southey
    B、Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    C、William Blake
    D、William Wordsworth

4、The Story of the Three Bears was written by ____.
    A、Robert Southey
    B、Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    C、William Blake
    D、William Wordsworth

5、____ made William Wordsworth turn his eyes to nature and take an interest in the peasants' life.
    A、Dorothy Wordsworth
    B、Robert Southey
    C、Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    D、William Blake

6、The Lyrical Ballads was published in ____.
    A、1789
    B、1798
    C、1823
    D、1832

7、"I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" is also commonly known as ____.
    A、"The Cloud"
    B、"The Daffodils"
    C、"The Lamb"
    D、"The Rose"

8、In 1804, inspired by his recalling of the experience and his sister Dorothy's ____, William Wordsworth wrote the poem, "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud".
    A、journal
    B、poem
    C、play
    D、novel

9、Each line of "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" is metered in iambic ____ .
    A、trimeter
    B、tetrameter
    C、pentameter
    D、hexameter

10、The images in "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud"—the dancing flowers, the lake, the breeze and the continuous ____— are associated with "self-joy" and contented solitude.
    A、roads
    B、stars
    C、trees
    D、waves

11、______ were more positive and active than the first generation of Romanticism.
    A、George Gordon Byron
    B、John Bunyan
    C、Percy Bysshe Shelley
    D、Thomas Stearns Eliot

12、______ are written by George Gordon Byron.
    A、Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage
    B、Hours of Idleness
    C、English Bard and Scottish Reviewers
    D、Oriental Tales

13、______ are written by Percy Bysshe Shelley.
    A、Edinburgh Review
    B、Ode to the West Wind
    C、Queen Mab
    D、Manfred

14、Ozymandias was ______.
    A、discovered by Percy Bysshe Shelley
    B、Greek name for Ramesses II
    C、the ruler of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt
    D、the ruler of England

15、______ can be found in Percy Bysshe Shelley's "Ozymandias".
    A、repetition of the words
    B、run-on lines
    C、symbolism
    D、all of the above

16、Walter Scott was ______.
    A、once a poet
    B、a Scottish
    C、a worker
    D、father of English historical novels

17、______ were written by Jane Austen
    A、Mansfield Park
    B、Persuasion
    C、Pride and Prejudice
    D、Sense and Sensibility

18、______ are the characters in Pride and Prejudice.
    A、Charlotte
    B、Elizabeth
    C、Jane
    D、Mary

19、The Bennets family has ______ daughters.
    A、3
    B、4
    C、5
    D、6

20、Mrs. Bennet is a character in ______.
    A、Mansfield Park
    B、Persuasion
    C、Pride and Prejudice
    D、Sense and Sensibility

第六章测试

1、The high tide of anti-Victorianism can be seen in _______.
    A、Eminent Victorians
    B、Tess
    C、The Way of All Flesh
    D、Under the Greenwood Tree

2、______ reflected the loss of faith and the rise of pessimism of the Victorian Age.
    A、Jude the Obscure
    B、Tess
    C、The Way of All Flesh
    D、The Waste Land

3、In the 20th century, women were given the right to ______.
    A、control their husbands
    B、hold office
    C、keep their property after marriage
    D、vote

4、The most important period of Modernism was between 1910 and 1925.
    A、T
    B、F

5、______ contributed a lot to the revolution in technique of modern poetry.
    A、Ezra Pound
    B、Thomas Carlyle
    C、Thomas Stearns Eliot
    D、William Butler Yeats

6、In the 20th century, many novelists also wrote excellent poems.
    A、T
    B、F

7、______ was made Poet Laureate in 1985.
    A、Dylan Thomas
    B、Ted Hughes
    C、Thomas Hardy
    D、Thomas Stearns Eliot

8、The statement about William Bulter Yeats are true______.
    A、He was born in Ireland.
    B、He won Nobel Prize for Literature in 1923.
    C、He had never been to London.
    D、He died in France.

9、The statements about "The Wild Swans at Coole" are true______.
    A、It was written in autumn.
    B、It described 59 wild swans.
    C、It was the first time the speaker met the wild swans.
    D、It was dedicated to Lady Gregory.

10、"The Wild Swans at Coole" is a ______.
    A、lyric
    B、narrative
    C、ode
    D、sonnet

11、______ are famous novelists in "stream of consciousness" school.
    A、James Joyce
    B、Thomas Hardy
    C、Virginia Woolf
    D、William Butler Yeats

12、The statements about David Herbert Lawrence are true______.
    A、He was son of a miner.
    B、He was influenced greatly by his mother.
    C、He eloped with the wife of a professor.
    D、He died in England.

13、In the early 20th century, realism was continued by ______ in novel writing.
    A、Arnold Bennet
    B、Alfred Tennyson
    C、John Galsworthy
    D、Herbert George Wells

14、Modernist fiction was represented by ______.
    A、David Herber Lawrence
    B、Joseph Conrad
    C、James Joyce
    D、Virginia Woolf

15、______ are the novels written by David Herbert Lawrence.
    A、Lady Chatterley's Lover
    B、Sons and Lovers
    C、The Rainbow
    D、Women in Love

16、Paul is a character in ______.
    A、Lady Chatterley's Lover
    B、Sons and Lovers
    C、The Rainbow
    D、Women in Love

17、The statements about James Joyce are true______.
    A、He was an Irish.
    B、He was an "voluntary exile".
    C、He died in Dublin.
    D、"Three quarks for Muster Mark!" is from one of his novels.

18、The story of James Joyce's Ulysses happened on______.
    A、June 6,1904
    B、June 16,1904
    C、June 6,1914
    D、June 16,1914

19、The 20th century short stories were represented by ______.
    A、Arnold Bennet
    B、Henry James
    C、Katherine Mansfield
    D、William Somerset Maugham

20、______ influenced the short story writers of the 20th century.
    A、Anton Chekhov
    B、Guy de Maupassant
    C、Xu Zhimo
    D、Émile Zola