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GRE Literature: Subject Test Authors And Works

Subjects : gre, literature
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Charles Lamb






2. Emerson - 'Concord Hymn'






3. Sir Walter Raleigh






4. Gulliver'S Travels - unhappy immortals who wish they could die






5. The Raven - Edgar Allan Poe






6. Philip Sidney






7. John Lyle






8. Jean Genet






9. Dylan Thomas






10. John Webster






11. T.E. Lawrence






12. Imaginary philosopher in Thomas Carlyle'S Sartur Resartus






13. John Dryden






14. Mark Twain






15. Alfred - Lord Tennyson






16. Early English translator of Homer






17. John Henry - Cardinal Newman






18. John Milton






19. Sean O'Casey






20. Gerard Manley Hopkins






21. The legendary hero of an anonymous Old English epic poem composed in the early 8th century






22. Robert Burns






23. E.M. Forster






24. Dedication of Shakespeare'S sonnets






25. Walt Whitman - 'Song of Myself'






26. Walt Whitman






27. Herman Melville






28. Joseph Conrad






29. James Baldwin






30. Samuel Butler






31. John Dos Passos






32. Thomas Macaulay






33. W.H. Auden






34. Ben Jonson






35. Emily Dickinson






36. George Eliot






37. Follows trip of protagonist Lewis Lambert Strether to Europe in pursuit of his widowed fiancee'S supposedly wayward son - Chad Newsome. Strether is to bring the young man back to the family business - but he encounters unexpected complications. The t






38. Gulliver'S Travels - everyone is 6' tall and cruel






39. Endymion (John Keats - 1818)






40. Robert Herrick






41. John Berryman






42. T.S. Eliot'S The Waste Land






43. Charlotte Perkins Gilman






44. Mansfield Park






45. Daniel Defoe






46. Henry Fielding






47. J. M. Synge






48. Lord Byron






49. Alexander Pope






50. James Joyce