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Sehgal Classes

Compiled from: UGC-NET

By: Vikrant Sehgal

SYLLABUS & SAMPLE QUESTIONS UGC-NET (ENGLISH) SUBJECT CODE: 30


NOTE: There will be two question papers, Paper-II and Paper-III (Part A & B). Paper-II will cover 50 Objective Type Questions (Multiple choices, Matching Type, True/False, and Assertion-Reasoning Type) carrying 100 marks. Paper-III will have two Parts A & B; Paper-III (A) will have 10 short Essay type questions (300 words) carrying 16 marks each. In it there will be one question with internal choice from each unit (i.e. 10 questions from 10 units; Total Marks will be 160). Paper-III (B) will be compulsory and there will be one question from each of the Electives. The candidate will attempt only one question (two Electives only in 400 words each) carrying 40 (20+20) marks. Total marks of Paper-III will be 200. PAPER-II 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Chaucer to Shakespeare Jacobean to Restoration Periods Augustan Age: 18th Century Literature Romantic Period Victorian Period Modern Period Contemporary Period American and Other Non-British Literatures Literary Theory and Criticism Rhetoric and Prosody

PAPER-III (A) 1. British Literature from Chaucer to the Present Day 2. Criticism and Literary Theory UNIT-I UNIT-II UNIT-III UNIT-IV UNIT-V UNIT-VI UNIT-VII UNIT-VIII UNIT-IX UNIT-X : : : : : : : : : : Literary Comprehension (with internal choice of poetry stanza and prose passage; four comprehension questions will be asked carrying 4 marks each). Up to the Renaissance Jacobean to Restoration Periods Augustan Age: 18th Century Literature Romantic Period Victorian and Pre-Raphaelites Modern British Literature Contemporary British Literature Literary Theory and Criticism upto T. S. Eliot Contemporary Theory

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Sehgal Classes PAPER-III (B) ELECTIVE-I ELECTIVE -II ELECTIVE -III ELECTIVE -IV ELECTIVE -V : : : : :

Compiled from: UGC-NET

By: Vikrant Sehgal

History of English Language, English Language Teaching European Literature from Classical Age to the 20th Century Indian Writing in English and Indian Literature in English Translation American and Other Non-British English Literatures Literary Theory and Criticism

SAMPLE QUESTIONS
PAPER-II 1. Sissy Jupes is a character in (A) Lewis Carrolls Alices Adventures in Wonderland (B) Dickens Hard Times (C) Dickens Christmas Carols (D) George Eliots Middlemarch 2. Which of the following arrangements of English poems is the correct chronological sequence? (A) Lapis Lazuli LAllegero Lamia Thyrsis (B) Lamia Lapis Lazuli Thyrsis LAllegro (C) LAllegro Lamia Thyrsis Lapis Lazuli (D) Thyrsis Lamia LAllegro Lapis Lazuli 3. The Words, beaded bubbles winking at the brim occurs in (A) Ozymandias (B) Ode to Nightingale (C) Hero and Leander (D) Dejection An Ode PAPER-III (A) 1. Write an illustrative note on Elizbethan Lyric. OR Write a note on the Romantic Poets use of symbols. Describe the sources of Eliots allusion in The Wasteland. OR Examine Aristotles concept of truth in literature.

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PAPER-III (B) 1. Describe and discuss the elements of anxiety and nostalgia in the poetry of the Great Moderns. OR Post-modernism celebrates the fragmentation of master narratives. Discuss. Page 2 of 2
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