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World Literature Quiz

World Literature Quiz

Put the verbs in brackets into the correct passive form. Complete the quiz and check.

1. _______ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory first__________ (publish)?

A England B the USA C France

2. How many books about the Moomins ________________ (release) between 1945 and 1993?

A two B five C nine

3. What novel ______ (name) Britain's best-loved novel of all time in 2003?

A “Harry Potter” B “Jane Eyre” C “The Lord of the Rings”

4. Who __________ (consider) to be one of the greatest English writers?

  A Joseph Rudyard Kipling B Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

C Hans Christian Andersen

5. What series of fantasy novels by British author J. K. Rowling _________ already ____________ (translate) into more than 67 languages?

A “The Silkworm ” B “Harry Potter” C “Career of Evil”

6. Why ______ (close) the theatres ______ in 1593 and 1594 during Shakespeare's lifetime?

6. Why ______ (close) the theatres ______ in 1593 and 1594 during Shakespeare's lifetime?

A because of  earthquake B because of  plague

C because of lack of audience

7. How ________Humpty Dumpty, a character in an English nursery rhyme typically (portray)?

A as an egg B as an ogre C as a little boy

8. Who wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (more than 250,000 copies ____________ (print) by 1898)?

A Joseph Rudyard Kipling B Lewis Carroll

C Charles Dickens

9. What _____ often _______ (use) as a metaphor for eternal childhood and childishness?

A Neverland B New Zealand C Lapland

10.  Who _____ fatally _________ (wound) in a duel with Georges d'Anthès?

A Mikhail Lermontov B Alexander Pushkin

C Mark Twain

Keys

  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was first published in the United States of America.
  • Nine books were released between 1945 and 1993.
  • The Lord of the Rings was named Britain's best-loved novel of all time in 2003.
  • Joseph Rudyard Kipling is considered to be one of the greatest English writers.
  • Harry Potter has already been translated into more than 67 languages.
  • Because of  plague theatres were closed in 1593 and 1594.
  • Humpty Dumpty is typically portrayed as an egg.
  • Lewis Carroll wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (more than 250,000 copies had been printed by 1898).
  • Neverland is often used as a metaphor for eternal childhood and childishness.
  • Alexander Pushkin was fatally wounded in a duel with Georges d'Anthès.