English Literature CSS Paper II 2001

FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO POSTS
IN BPS – 17, UNDER THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT, 2001

ENGLISH LITERATURE, PAPER – II

NOTE: Attempt five questions in all, including question no. 8 which is compulsory. All questions carry equal marks.
Q.No.1. Hamlet suffers and suffers greatly. Can you account for his suffering?

Q.No.2. It is said of Jane Austen that she involves the ‘Critical Intelligence’ of her readers. The prevailing interest is not only in ‘aesthetic delight’ but also in a sense of moral conviction. How far is this true of her “Pride and Prejudice”?

Q.No.3. How does Yeats create ‘terrible’ beauty out of his imagery?

Q.No.4. Comment on Swift’s policy that imperfections in nature are of stirring up human industry, with reference to his ‘Gulliver’s Travels’.

Q.No.5. Is ‘The Waste Land’ a public or private poem?

Q.No.6. Hemingway is preoccupied with the human predicament and a moral code that might satisfactory control it. Discuss with reference to his ‘The Old Man and the Sea’.

Q.No.7. Write a critical note on any ONE of the following:
(a) Robert Frost as a regional or a pastoral poet (b) Jane Austen’s novels are the work of a miniaturist

COMPULSORY QUESTION
Q.No.8. Write only correct answer in the Answer book. Don’t reproduce the questions.

1) Shakespeare uses soliloquy for:
(a) revelation of character (b) dramatic purposes (c) establishing the theme (d) None of these

  1. ‘Gulliver’s Travels’ is a:
    (a) Thrilling story (b) Tragedy (c) Satire (d) None of these

  2. Hemingway wrote:
    (a) The Sun also Rises (b) The Rivals (c) The Jew of Malta (d) None of these

  3. The heroine of Pride and Prejudice is
    (a) Emma (b) Elizabeth (c) Lydia (d) None of these

  4. ‘Hyperion’ by Keats may be classified as:
    (a) An Ode (b) Sonnet (c) An Epic (d) None of these

  5. T. S. Eliot wrote:
    (a) The Pasture (b) The Waste Land (c) Birches (d) None of these

  6. G.B. Shaw’s principles of criticism are similar to those of:
    (a) Karl Marx (b) S. Butler (c) None of these

  7. “The Waste Land’ is:
    (a) An Allegory (b) A Sonnet (c) Blank verse (d) None of these

  8. Yeats poetry possess the imaginative mysticism of:
    (a) Nationalism (b) Criticism (c) Romanticism (d) None of these

  9. Who considers Hamlet to be an Artistic failure
    (a) Bradley (b) Eliot (c) Kermode (d) None of these

  10. Which influence is shown in the work of Shaw?
    (a) French (b) German (c) None of these

  11. Eliot shows a bent towards
    (a) Romanticism (b) Victorianism (c) None of these

  12. Mrs. Dalloway is the masterpiece of:
    (a) M. Drabble (b) V. Woolf (c) None of these

  13. The Central Figure among the Victorian Poets is:
    (a) Keats (b) Tennyson (c) Milton (d) None of these

  14. Browning is known for his:
    (a) Dramatic Monologue (b) Parody (c) Blank verse (d) None of these

  15. Which novel is written by D. H. Lawrence?
    (a) The Ice Age (b) Sons and Lovers (c) None of these

  16. The ‘Arcadia’ by Sir Philip Sydney is a:
    (a) Pastoral (b) Romance (c) Comedy (d) None of these

  17. ‘The Faerie Queene’ was written by:
    (a) Milton (b) Lyly (c) Spenser (d) None of these

  18. ‘The Crows of Wild Olive’ was written by:
    (a) Huxley (b) Ben Johnson (c) Ruskin (d) None of these

  19. David Copper Field, Hard Times and Little Dorrit, all were written by:
    (a) Hardy (b) Dickens (c) Moore (d) None of these

1,183 Views

86 thoughts on “English Literature CSS Paper II 2001

  • July 23, 2022 at 12:53 pm
    Permalink

    772410 565639Im not confident why but this weblog is loading incredibly slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a dilemma on my finish? Ill check back later and see if the dilemma still exists. 115772

  • August 17, 2022 at 7:03 am
    Permalink

    805122 349478I truly like your article. Its evident which you have a lot understanding on this subject. Your points are properly produced and relatable. Thanks for writing engaging and interesting material. 266002

  • October 2, 2022 at 10:35 am
    Permalink

    670199 361577You should participate in a contest for among the best blogs on the internet. I will recommend this website! 288792

  • October 22, 2022 at 3:09 pm
    Permalink

    569475 824879Some genuinely intriguing information, nicely written and generally user genial . 675864

  • October 28, 2022 at 3:44 pm
    Permalink

    963583 447831Good post. I be taught one thing far more challenging on totally different blogs everyday. It will all the time be stimulating to learn content from other writers and apply slightly 1 thing from their store. Id desire to use some with the content on my weblog whether you dont mind. Natually Ill give you a hyperlink on your net weblog. Thanks for sharing. 227401

  • November 13, 2022 at 3:35 am
    Permalink

    544085 419601Pay a visit to our internet site for details about securities based lending and much more. There is data about stock and equity loans as nicely as application forms. 920782

  • December 12, 2022 at 12:45 pm
    Permalink

    127304 94534Currently it seems like BlogEngine could be the finest blogging platform out there correct now. (from what Ive read) Is that what youre employing on your blog? 826775

  • October 23, 2023 at 1:18 am
    Permalink

    Не знаете, какой подрядчик выбрать для устройства стяжки пола? Обратитесь к нам на сайт styazhka-pola24.ru! Мы предоставляем услуги по залитию стяжки пола любой площади и сложности, а также гарантируем высокое качество работ и доступные цены.

  • October 25, 2023 at 4:45 pm
    Permalink

    Every weekend i used to go to see this web site, as i want enjoyment, as this this web site conations truly nice funny stuff too.

  • October 26, 2023 at 12:54 pm
    Permalink

    Современный рынок предлагает нам множество уникальных решений, включая штукатурку механизированную. Проверьте mehanizirovannaya-shtukaturka-moscow.ru для получения подробной информации.

  • November 2, 2023 at 4:12 pm
    Permalink

    Can I simply say what a relief to discover a person that really knows what they’re talking about online. You certainly understand how to bring an issue to light and make it important. More and more people need to read this and understand this side of the story. I was surprised that you’re not more popular since you certainly have the gift.

  • November 3, 2023 at 7:15 pm
    Permalink

    Heya! I just wanted to ask if you ever have any trouble with hackers? My last blog (wordpress) was hacked and I ended up losing months of hard work due to no data backup. Do you have any solutions to protect against hackers?

  • November 4, 2023 at 10:15 am
    Permalink

    Не знаете, какой подрядчик выбрать для штукатурки стен? Обратитесь к нам на сайт mehanizirovannaya-shtukaturka-moscow.ru! Мы предоставляем услуги по машинной штукатурке стен любой площади и сложности, а также гарантируем высокое качество работ и доступные цены.

  • November 10, 2023 at 7:16 am
    Permalink

    Wow, this article is good, my sister is analyzing these things, thus I am going to tell her.

  • November 16, 2023 at 8:09 pm
    Permalink

    Hi would you mind stating which blog platform you’re working with? I’m planning to start my own blog in the near future but I’m having a tough time choosing between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal. The reason I ask is because your design and style seems different then most blogs and I’m looking for something completely unique. P.S My apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

  • November 19, 2023 at 6:52 am
    Permalink

    526917 246410this is extremely fascinating. thanks for that. we need much more web sites like this. i commend you on your fantastic content material and excellent topic choices. 980327

  • November 25, 2023 at 6:41 pm
    Permalink

    We are a group of volunteers and starting a new scheme in our community. Your site provided us with valuable information to work on. You have done an impressive job and our whole community will be grateful to you.

  • November 26, 2023 at 10:17 pm
    Permalink

    You’ve made some decent points there. I looked on the web for more info about the issue and found most individuals will go along with your views on this website.

  • November 28, 2023 at 5:34 am
    Permalink

    Can I simply say what a relief to find someone who truly knows what they’re talking about on the web. You definitely understand how to bring an issue to light and make it important. More and more people must read this and understand this side of the story. It’s surprising you’re not more popular since you surely have the gift.

  • November 30, 2023 at 8:35 pm
    Permalink

    Howdy I am so glad I found your site, I really found you by error, while I was searching on Google for something else, Anyhow I am here now and would just like to say thanks a lot for a marvelous post and a all round interesting blog (I also love the theme/design), I don’t have time to go through it all at the minute but I have saved it and also included your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read a great deal more, Please do keep up the superb job.

  • December 6, 2023 at 4:25 pm
    Permalink

    I’m impressed, I must say. Rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both educative and engaging, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. The issue is something that not enough people are speaking intelligently about. I’m very happy that I found this in my search for something concerning this.

  • December 10, 2023 at 9:26 am
    Permalink

    Fantastic blog! Do you have any suggestions for aspiring writers? I’m planning to start my own site soon but I’m a little lost on everything. Would you propose starting with a free platform like WordPress or go for a paid option? There are so many choices out there that I’m totally confused .. Any recommendations? Cheers!

  • December 15, 2023 at 9:37 pm
    Permalink

    If you wish for to increase your experience only keep visiting this site and be updated with the most up-to-date gossip posted here.

  • December 17, 2023 at 12:42 am
    Permalink

    178233 276790cool thanks for reis posting! btw are there feeds to your blog? Id enjoy to add them to my reader 47292

  • December 20, 2023 at 4:58 am
    Permalink

    85327 749360Thank you a whole lot for sharing this with all people you truly recognize what you are speaking about! Bookmarked. Please in addition speak over with my web internet site =). We could have a hyperlink alternate arrangement among us! 214912

  • December 20, 2023 at 1:49 pm
    Permalink

    Hey there just wanted to give you a quick heads up. The text in your post seem to be running off the screen in Firefox. I’m not sure if this is a format issue or something to do with web browser compatibility but I thought I’d post to let you know. The design and style look great though! Hope you get the problem resolved soon. Cheers

  • January 8, 2024 at 8:55 am
    Permalink

    Присоединяйтесь к сообществу lucky jet 1win официальный сайт и начните свое путешествие в мир больших ставок и захватывающих выигрышей.

  • January 10, 2024 at 5:40 pm
    Permalink

    Having read this I thought it was very informative. I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this short article together. I once again find myself spending a significant amount of time both reading and leaving comments. But so what, it was still worth it!

  • January 13, 2024 at 10:15 pm
    Permalink

    It’s in fact very complex in this full of activity life to listen news on TV, so I simply use world wide web for that purpose, and get the newest news.

  • January 25, 2024 at 3:21 am
    Permalink

    I’m not sure why but this web site is loading extremely slow for me. Is anyone else having this issue or is it a problem on my end? I’ll check back later and see if the problem still exists.

  • January 26, 2024 at 12:11 am
    Permalink

    363362 61437Soon after study a couple of of the content within your website now, we genuinely such as your technique of blogging. I bookmarked it to my bookmark web web site list and will also be checking back soon. Pls check out my web-site likewise and make me aware what you believe. 926137

  • January 26, 2024 at 1:30 am
    Permalink

    It’s a shame you don’t have a donate button! I’d without a doubt donate to this brilliant blog! I suppose for now i’ll settle for book-marking and adding your RSS feed to my Google account. I look forward to brand new updates and will talk about this blog with my Facebook group. Chat soon!

  • February 1, 2024 at 5:56 pm
    Permalink

    Nice post. I learn something new and challenging on sites I stumbleupon everyday. It will always be exciting to read content from other writers and practice a little something from their sites.

  • February 12, 2024 at 4:58 am
    Permalink

    I simply could not depart your site prior to suggesting that I really enjoyed the standard information a person supply for your visitors? Is going to be back ceaselessly in order to inspect new posts

  • February 12, 2024 at 5:13 am
    Permalink

    Can I just say what a relief to discover somebody that really knows what they’re talking about on the net. You definitely understand how to bring an issue to light and make it important. More people need to look at this and understand this side of the story. I can’t believe you aren’t more popular since you definitely have the gift.

  • February 12, 2024 at 5:27 am
    Permalink

    Useful info. Fortunate me I found your site by chance, and I am surprised why this twist of fate did not came about in advance! I bookmarked it.

  • February 12, 2024 at 5:41 am
    Permalink

    Hello! I know this is kind of off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could get a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having trouble finding one? Thanks a lot!

  • February 12, 2024 at 5:56 am
    Permalink

    It’s in point of fact a nice and helpful piece of information. I’m satisfied that you shared this helpful info with us. Please stay us informed like this. Thanks for sharing.

  • February 12, 2024 at 1:03 pm
    Permalink

    What’s up to every one, as I am actually keen of reading this webpage’s post to be updated regularly. It contains pleasant stuff.

  • February 14, 2024 at 5:33 am
    Permalink

    This is a topic that is close to my heart… Cheers! Where are your contact details though?

  • February 14, 2024 at 5:49 am
    Permalink

    You’re so awesome! I don’t suppose I’ve read something like this before. So great to find somebody with a few original thoughts on this issue. Really.. thanks for starting this up. This site is something that’s needed on the web, someone with some originality!

  • February 14, 2024 at 6:02 am
    Permalink

    I couldn’t resist commenting. Well written!

  • February 14, 2024 at 6:17 am
    Permalink

    Exceptional post however , I was wondering if you could write a litte more on this topic? I’d be very grateful if you could elaborate a little bit more. Thank you!

  • February 14, 2024 at 6:32 am
    Permalink

    Hey There. I found your blog using msn. This is an extremely well written article. I will be sure to bookmark it and come back to read more of your useful information. Thank you for the post. I will definitely comeback.

  • February 14, 2024 at 6:47 am
    Permalink

    It’s remarkable for me to have a site, which is valuable in favor of my knowledge. thanks admin

  • February 14, 2024 at 7:02 am
    Permalink

    It’s a shame you don’t have a donate button! I’d most certainly donate to this superb blog! I suppose for now i’ll settle for book-marking and adding your RSS feed to my Google account. I look forward to fresh updates and will talk about this blog with my Facebook group. Chat soon!

  • February 14, 2024 at 7:17 am
    Permalink

    I am actually pleased to read this website posts which includes lots of useful data, thanks for providing such data.

  • February 14, 2024 at 7:31 am
    Permalink

    Actually no matter if someone doesn’t understand then its up to other people that they will help, so here it occurs.

  • February 14, 2024 at 7:46 am
    Permalink

    Does your website have a contact page? I’m having a tough time locating it but, I’d like to send you an e-mail. I’ve got some recommendations for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great site and I look forward to seeing it develop over time.

  • February 14, 2024 at 8:00 am
    Permalink

    I enjoy, lead to I found exactly what I used to be taking a look for. You have ended my 4 day long hunt! God Bless you man. Have a nice day. Bye

  • February 14, 2024 at 8:14 am
    Permalink

    Hi there friends, nice piece of writing and good arguments commented here, I am in fact enjoying by these.

  • February 14, 2024 at 8:29 am
    Permalink

    Hi to every body, it’s my first visit of this webpage; this webpage includes remarkable and in fact fine stuff designed for readers.

  • February 14, 2024 at 8:43 am
    Permalink

    I always used to read post in news papers but now as I am a user of internet so from now I am using net for articles or reviews, thanks to web.

  • February 14, 2024 at 8:57 am
    Permalink

    Hey there! This is my 1st comment here so I just wanted to give a quick shout out and tell you I genuinely enjoy reading through your blog posts. Can you suggest any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with the same subjects? Thanks!

  • February 14, 2024 at 9:14 am
    Permalink

    Thank you a bunch for sharing this with all folks you really recognize what you are talking approximately! Bookmarked. Please also visit my site =). We could have a link exchange contract among us

  • February 14, 2024 at 9:28 am
    Permalink

    An impressive share! I have just forwarded this onto a friend who was doing a little research on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast simply because I discovered it for him… lol. So let me reword this…. Thank YOU for the meal!! But yeah, thanx for spending the time to discuss this issue here on your internet site.

  • February 14, 2024 at 9:42 am
    Permalink

    Hi there, I check your new stuff regularly. Your story-telling style is awesome, keep doing what you’re doing!

  • February 14, 2024 at 9:57 am
    Permalink

    Hmm is anyone else having problems with the images on this blog loading? I’m trying to figure out if its a problem on my end or if it’s the blog. Any feed-back would be greatly appreciated.

  • February 14, 2024 at 10:13 am
    Permalink

    Heya i’m for the first time here. I came across this board and I find It truly useful & it helped me out a lot. I hope to give something back and help others like you helped me.

  • February 14, 2024 at 10:26 am
    Permalink

    Asking questions are really good thing if you are not understanding anything completely, except this piece of writing provides pleasant understanding even.

  • March 3, 2024 at 2:35 am
    Permalink

    Examine values that underpin societal structures and institutions. How do these values contribute to social cohesion or discord?

  • March 4, 2024 at 7:41 am
    Permalink

    891278 977800you made running a blog glance 847136

  • March 10, 2024 at 12:04 am
    Permalink

    I have been surfing online more than three hours these days, yet I never found any fascinating article like yours. It’s pretty worth enough for me. Personally, if all website owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the internet will probably be much more useful than ever before.

  • March 10, 2024 at 12:21 am
    Permalink

    Greetings from Idaho! I’m bored to death at work so I decided to check out your website on my iphone during lunch break. I enjoy the knowledge you present here and can’t wait to take a look when I get home. I’m shocked at how quick your blog loaded on my mobile .. I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyhow, very good site!

  • March 14, 2024 at 8:14 am
    Permalink

    Hey there! I know this is kind of off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could find a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having trouble finding one? Thanks a lot!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *