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The first step in the.road to success, according to Edwin C Bliss, is to
(A) believe that success is not a bed of roses
(B) steer clear of pitfalls
(C) set yourself clear goals
(D) start devoting time and energy

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Question number : 6
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Which of the following is a poem?
Choose the right answer from the options given below.
(A) Wings of Fire
(B) Gaia tells her tale
(C) To India -My Native Land
(D) The Golden Path

Question number : 7
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Match the names of the poets under column A with the names of the poems, under column Band choose the correct code.

Column A Column B
(a) Thomas Hardy 1. My Grandmother’s house
(b) Elizabeth Barrett Browning   2. Piano
(c) D.R. Lawrence   3. The Cry of the Children
(d) Kamala Surayya 4. The Man He Killed

   (a)  (b) (c) (d)
(A) 1     2    3    4
(B) 1     4    3    2
(C) 4    3     1    2
(D) 4    3     2    1

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Which of the following lines belongs to “Robert Frost“?
(A) With sixty seconds “worth of distance run”
(B) Of childish days is upon me, my manhood is cast
(C) But once within the wood, we paused
(D) Is waiting its time to share?

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Which of the following works is not a poem?
(A) To The Land of Snow
(B) A Psalm of Life
(C) The Solitary Reaper
(D) Laugh and be Merry

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Who among the following is a Bengali poet and has won Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913?
(A) Mahasweta Devi
(B) Rabindranath Tagore
(C) Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
(D) Sunil Gangopadhyay

Question number : 17
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Identify the author who uttered the following sentence :
“Man is born free but is everywhere in chains”.
(A) Rabindranath Tagore
(B) Jawaharlal Nehru
(C) Berton Braley
(D) Jean Jacques Rousseau

Question number : 18
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Match the short stories with the authors:

Column A Column B
(a) Swami and the Sam  1. Mackinlay Kantor
(b) Sam    2. Rex Coker
(c) A man who had no eyes  3. Tammy Ruggles
(d) A Close Encounter  4. R.K. Narayan

   (a)     (b)     (c)     (d)
(A)   4        1         3       2
(B)   1         3        4       2
(C)  4        3        1       2
(D)  1         3        2       4

Question number : 19
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Match the characters under Column ‘B’ with the relevant story titles under Column ‘A’.

Column A Column B
(a) The Necklace 1. Behrman
(b) Lottery Ticket 2. Morissot
(c) The Last Leaf  3. Matilda
(d) Two friends  4. Masha

   (a)   (b)   (c)   (d)
(A)    4      1      3      2
(B)    3     4     1      2
(C)    3      1      2     4
(D)    2     3      1      4

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