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PRE-FINAL EXAMINATIONS - JAN / FEB -2011
B A [II YEAR]ENGLISH(Modern Language)Time: 3 Houses] [Max. Marks: 100
Section A (Marks: 4x10=40)
Answer all questions in about 30 lines each1.
the reasons for the development of the novel in the 18
) Writer a note on the novel as a document of social life.
Whatever men do or say or think or feel could be said to be the motto of thePeriodical essay – Explain.
Trace the origin and development of the essay.
The Elizabethan age is usually referred to as the “golden age of drama” in EnglishLiterature – Elaborate.`
Elucidate the main features of Restoration Drama.
Discuss the salient features of metaphysical poetry.
Write a note on the poetry of the Puritan Age.
Section B (Marks: 4x15=60)
Answer all questions in about 60 lines each
What are Spenser’s views on love and art as reflected in his sonnet, ‘One day IWrote Her Name’?
In ‘the school; boy’, the poet contrast ‘two different approaches to learning one thatIs natural and pleasant and the other that is formal and unpleasant’ comment.