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ENGLISH LANGUAGE ACTIVITIES

ENGLISH LITERATURE QUIZ

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1 - Who was the author of the famous storybook 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'?

2 - How many lines does a sonnet have?

3 - Who wrote 'Where ignorance is bliss, it is folly to be wise'? 

   4 -  Name the book which opens with the line 'All children, except one grew up'?

5 - Which is the first Harry Potter book?

6 - In which century were Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales written?

7 - What nationality was Robert Louis Stevenson, writer of 'Treasure Island'?

8 - 'Jane Eyre' was written by which Bronte sister?

9 - What is the book 'Lord of the Flies' about?

10 - In the book' The Lord of the Rings', who or what is Bilbo?

11 - The following taboo phrases were used by which writer?

"I fart at thee", "shit on your head', "dirty bastard"

12 - Who wrote the crime novel "Ten Little Niggers"?