Top 50 MCQ on Charles Lamb

Top 50 MCQ on Charles Lamb- Charles Lamb is one of the greatest writers of English. If you are preparing for English literature? then you must read Charles Lamb in order to get the essays of the 18th century. It’s also important to practice MCQ on Charles Lamb. I have listed some essential objective questions on Charles Lamb.

He has written some incredible works like Essay of Elia, Tales from Shakespeare, and so on. It is also essential to read other works of Charles Lamb.

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Top 50 MCQ on Charles Lamb

1- Charles Lamb wrote his essays under the pen-name

A- Elia

B-llia

C-Ellia

D-Alia

 

2-WHo was Wlia under whose name Lamb published his Essays?

A-Lamb’s colleague working with him in the east India House

B-Lamb’s Colleague in Christ’s Hospital

C-Lamb Elder Brother

D-None

 

3-Wherein was Lamb’s Essay first published serially?

A-In the London Magazine

B-In Blackwood’s Magazine

C-In the Quarterly Review

D-In the Edinburgh Review

 

4-Lamb suffered from a hereditary disease for some time. What is that disease?

A- A Streak of Madness

B-Asthma

C-Consumption

D-Melancholia

 

5-Lamb started his career as

A- A clerk in East Indian House

B-A Clerk in Christ’s Hospital

C-An Assistant Editor in the London Magazine

D-A Freelance journalist

 

6-Lamb did not marry because

A- He had to maintain hs mad sister

B-He had to maintain his mad sister

C-He did not like the system of marriage

D-None

 

7- How did Lamb’s mother die?

A-She was killed by Lamb’s mad sister

B-She was killed in an accident

C-She was drowned in the Thames

D-None

 

8-Lamb loved a woman whom, however, he could not marry. What is her name?

A-Ann Simmons

B-Alice Browne

C-Mary Winterton

D-Alice White

 

9- In which Essay does a lamb make an indirect allusion to his frustration in love?

A-Dream-Children

B-Poor Relations

C-Bachelor’s Complaint

D-None

 

10-WHo called Lamb ”gentle-hearted Charles”?

A-Coleridge

B-Hazlitt

C-De Quincey

D-Leigh Hunt

 

11-”It is the man Charles Lamb the constitutes the charm of his written words” Who says this?

A- Sainsbury

B-Hugh Walker

C-De Quincey

D-Canon Ainger

 

12- Who calls Lamb ”one of the best beloved of English authors”?

A-W.H Hudson

B-Sainsbury

C-George Sampson

D-Hugh Walker

 

13-Which of the following essays of Lamb is most autobiographical?

A-Bachelor’s complaint against married men

B-Imperfect sympathies

C-Old China

D-None

 

14-Which of the following essays of Lamb is most pathetic?

A-Dream-Children

B-Recollections of Christ’s Hospital

C-Poor Relations

D-None

 

15-”We are not of Alice, nor of thee, nor are we children at all!

A-Dream-Children

B-Poor Relation

C-The Old and the New Schol Master

D-None

 

16- ”The children of Alice call Bartrum father”

A-The Man who married the woman whom lamb beloved

B-Lamb’s colleague in East India House

C-A close relative of Lamb

D-None

 

17-Lamb once said, I am myself the subject of my essay” What does it mean

A- That his essays are largely autobiographical

B-That he did not worry

C-Lamb’s eleder brother

D-None

 

18-It is said that Lamb smiled with one eye and wept ith the other. What does it mean?

A-That there was a blending of humor and pathos in his essays

B-The he saw great ups and downs in life

C-Both

D-None

 

19-Lamb’s memory ”will retain its fragrance as long as the best spice expended on the Pharaohs,  Who said this

A- Robert Southey

B-Wordsworth

C-Hazlitt

D-None

 

20-What is Lamb’s John Woodville?

A-A tragic play

B- Drama

C-Play

D-None

 

21-Lamb wrote Tales from Shakespeare in collaboration with

A- Mary Lamb

B-Leigh Hunt

C-Hazlitt

D-None

 

22-Charles Lamb is best known for his

A-Essays of Elia

B-Poems for Children

C-Tales from Shakespeare

D-John Woodville, A tragedy

 

23- What is Lamb’s, Prince Dorus?

A-A fairy tale in verse

B-A comedy

C-A Tale

D-None

 

24-One of the following essays is written by Lamb which one?

A-Christ’s Hospital

B-The English Mail Coach

C-On Saying Please

D-Indian Jugglers

 

25-One of the following essays is not written by Lamb which one?

A- My school and schoolmasters

B-Modern Gallantry

C-Old China

D-None

 

26- Who is the writer of the Adventure of Ulysses?

A-Mary Lamb

B-Charles Lamb

C-Both

D-None

 

27-The Essay South Sea House written by

A- Charles Lamb

B-Mary Lamb

C-Both

D-None

 

28-Mrs Battle’s opinion on whist is an essay find in

A- Essay of Elia by Charles Lamb

B-Essays by Hazlitt

C-Both

D-None

 

29-Which romantic novel by Charles Lamb

A-Rosamund Gray

B-Cranford

C-Kloster Lein

D-None

 

30-Who has written the essay ”The Old Bencher of the old inner temple”

A-Charles Lamb

B-Mary Lamb

C-Both

D-None

 

31-When was Lamb born

A-1775

B-1785

C-1788

D-1798

 

32-Who is called the prince of English Easiest

A-Charles Lamb

B-Mary Lamb

C-Both

D-None

 

33- Where was Charles Lamb born?

A-London

B-America

C-India

D-Germany

 

34-What is Charles Lamb often called

A-Antiquarian

B-Romantic

C-Dramatist

C-Play Writer

 

35-Wchic school did Charles Lamb attended

A-Christ’s Hospital

B-London School

C-English Grammar School

D-None

 

36-Charles Lamb loved a woman named

A-Anne Simmons

B-Mary Lamb

C-Both

D-None

 

37-Charles Lamb first published work was

A-Blank Verse

B- Essay of Elia

C-Both

D-None

 

38- The Essay of Elia Published in

A-1823

B-1825

C-1824

D-1826

 

39- Charles Lamb Woodville is a

A-Verse Drama

B-Drama

C-Play

D-Melody

 

40-Tales from Shakespeare was written in

A-1807

B-1854

C-1899

D-1874

 

41-Charles Lamb last work was

A-The Last Essys of Elia

B- Essay of Elia

C-Tales From Shakespeare

D-None

 

42- The Last Essays of Elia published in

A- 1833

B-1832

C-1899

D-1845

 

43-In childhood Lamb got

A-Chicken Pox

B-Polio

C-Heart Diseases

D-None

 

44- Who said ”Lawyers, I suppose were children once

A-Charles Lamb

B-William Hazlitt

C-A.G Grander

D-None

 

45- A Tale of Rosamund Gray was

A-Romance

B-Play

C-Drama

D-None

 

46-Who was Charles Lamb life long friends

A-Coleridge

B-Hazlitt

C-Mary Lamb

D-None

 

47-Charles Lamb suffered all his life with

A-Stuttering

B-Deafness

C-Blades

D-None

 

48-Which one is Charles Lamb saying

A-New Years Day is Everyone’s Birthday

B-Happy Fall and Fall

C-Bring Back Hudson

D-None

 

49-China in Old China means

A-Pottery

B-Glass

C-Mug

D-None

 

50-Where did Charles Lamb work for a living

A-South Sea House

B-South House

C-North Sea House

D-None

Famous Works of Charles Lamb

  1. Blank Verse
  2. A Tale of Rosamund Gray
  3. Tales From Shakespeare
  4. John Woodville
  5. The Adventure of Ulysses
  6. On the Tragedy of Shakespeare
  7. Witches and Other Night Fear
  8. Essays of Elia
  9. The Last Essays of Elia
  10. Eliana

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