Ads: Total Remedy for Diabetes => LEARN MORE


Get Admission into 200 Level and Study any Course in any University of Your Choice. Low Fees | No JAMB UTME. Call 08063692710

JAMB Literature in English Questions 2020 | Check Literature Random Repeated Questions Here

Filed in Exam, Jamb News by on August 28, 2019

JAMB Literature in English Questions 2020 | Check Literature Random Repeated Questions Here.

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB Literature in English, JAMB Literature in English Questions, JAMB Literature in English Questions 2020 | In this examination guide, I will be showing you past JAMB Literature in English random repeated questions for free. You will understand how JAMB Literature in English questions are set and many other examination details.

The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions. The board conducts entrance examinations for prospective undergraduates into Nigerian universities.

JAMB Literature in English Questions 2017

OBJECTIVE

1. The character matched against the hero of a play is the
[a] antagonist
[b] Anti-hero
[c] Braggart
[d] Clown
[e] Hypocrite

2. “He bleats like a goat” is an example of
[a] hyperbole
[b] Irony
[c] Personification
[d] Pun
[e] Simile

3. An epistolary method of writing a novel is a method whereby a novel is written in the form of
[a] dialogue
[b] Drama
[c] Essay
[d] Letter
[e] Monologue

4. Which of the following is not a genre of literature?
[a] farce
[b] novel
[c] play
[d] poetry
[e] satire

5. A simple story with a deeper meaning is called
[a] an allegory
[b] an elegy
[c] an epic
[d] an ode
[e] a romance

6. A poetic device which exaggerates situations or objects is known as
[a] climax
[b] epigram
[c] flashback
[d] hyperbole
[e] paradox

7. Which of the following is odd in the appreciation of a poem?
[a] chapter
[b] rythm
[c] setting
[d] stanza
[e] theme

8. The term ‘tragic flaw’ means
[a] A mistake made by the hero
[b] A moral weakness in the hero
[c] the first act in a play
[d] the prologue
[e] wrong spellings in a play

9. The first eight lines of a sonnet is called
[a] a couplet
[b] an octave
[c] a quatrain
[d] a sestet
[e] a set

10. The last part of a literary work is known as
[a] acknowledgement
[b] an epilogue
[c] an epitaph
[d] a prologue
[e] conclusion

11. The identical sound at the end of a poem is known as
[a] mere
[b] refrain
[c] rhyme
[d] rhythm
[e] verse

12. A direct address to a dead/absent person or thing is known as
[a] apostrophe
[b] direct speech
[c] dirge
[d] lyric
[e] oration

13. The use of mild expression to avoid the direct statement of an unpleasant truth is known as
[a] euphemism
[b] hyperbole
[c] irony
[d] simile

14. Which of the following is not a play?
[a] Doctor Faustus
[b] Romeo and Juliet
[c] Galileo
[d] Dizzy Angels
[e] The trail of Dedan Kimathi

15. But from this earth, this grave, this dust my God shall raise me up, ‘I trust’ The feeling of the poet is one of
[a] hatred
[b] indecision
[c] love
[d] optism
[e] sarcasm

16. But from this earth, this grave, this dust, my God shall raise me up, ‘I trust!. The underlined are examples of
[a] assonance
[b] paradox
[c] repetition
[d] rhyme
[e] sarcasm

17. The period of laughter or amusement in a tragic play is called
[a] comedy
[b] comic relief
[c] denouncement
[d] interlude
[e] suspense

18. The principal female character in a novel is called a/an
[a] actress
[b] clown
[c] hero
[d] heroine
[e] villain

19. A Poem telling of spending deeds of a hero is
[a] a ballad
[b] a lampoon
[c] an epic
[d] a parody
[e] a sonnet

20. The major features of a play are
[a] acts and scenes
[b] chapters and paragraphs
[c] characterization
[d] metres and rhythms
[e] stanza and verse

21. One of the main aim of a did active literary work is to
[a] laugh at the society
[b] make people laugh
[c] show man’s weakness
[d] teach a moral lesson

22. A poem which portrays a simple rural life of the common people is called
[a] a carol
[b] a lyric
[c] an epic
[d] an ode
[e] a pastoral

23. The expression ‘He is a living dead’ is an example of
[a] antithesis
[b] imagery
[c] oxymoron
[d] paradox
[e] personification

24. The counsel for the accused addressed the bench.The underlined is an example of
[a] a seat
[b] metaphor
[c] metonymy
[d] onomatopoeia
[e] oxymoron

25. A sonnet may be divided into an octave and a/an
[a] a couplet
[b] octave
[c] quatrain
[d] Sestet
[e] tercel

26. In drama, the clown
[a] creates confusion
[b] creates hatred
[c] creates humour
[d] generates horror
[e] identifies with the hero

27. Pick out the odd item
[a] ballad
[b] hyperbole
[c] metaphor
[d] pun
[e] simile

28. A protagonist who has a disastrous end is a
[a] comic character
[b] flat character
[c] round character
[d] tragedy
[e] tragic hero

29. Romantic poetry deals with
[a] beauty
[b] conquest
[c] kingdom
[d] marriage
[e] nature

30. The anxiety of the reader to know of the subsequent developments in a novel is known as
[a] conflict
[b] Fiction
[c] Love
[d] Surprise
[e] Suspense

Click here to Download Complete JAMB Literature Questions

We cherish your opinion and we look forward to it. Hence, if you need us to feed you with more updated information at the right time about JAMB Literature in English Questions 2020, kindly provide us your phone number and email Address in the comment box below.

What’s your take on this? We believe this article was helpful, if yes, don’t hesitate to share this information with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp and Google plus.

CSN Team

Join Over 500,000+ Readers Online Now.


Subscribe NOW to Latest GIST from CSN PORTAL in Your EMAIL ADDRESS

Copyright Warning: Contents on this website may not be republished, reproduced, redistributed either in whole or in part without due permission or acknowledgement. All contents are protected by DMCA.
The content on this site is posted with good intentions. If you own this content & believe your copyright was violated or infringed, make sure you contact us at [[email protected]] to file a complaint and actions will be taken immediately.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments (43)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. James says:

    I need Government, Literature, English CRK Economic answer

  2. scofield says:

    i need govt,lit in eng,economic answer before 9:00today

  3. id says:

    I need answer for English 14 9am tomorrow

  4. Benjamin says:

    Please I need the answer

  5. joseph says:

    wow. it is awasome and i need question and answer for 14th exam

  6. simisola says:

    please I need mock questions too
    07082588463

  7. OLATUNDE GIDEON OLUWAFEMI says:

    PLEASE I NEED ANSWER TOMORROW AFTERNOON EXACTLY 3PM FOR LITERATURE

  8. jummy kim says:

    pls I need d answers

  9. jummy kim says:

    I need d answers pls

  10. Ojewumi Olaoluwa Rebecca says:

    Please Provide The Answers For The Above Literature Questions

  11. Abigail Yakubu Ikwulono says:

    Please i need the answers

  12. ngozi says:

    plz I need answers

  13. Modupeola says:

    Pls i need more of it and d answers and questions on government and english.09039326937

  14. Odekina ladi faith says:

    Please i need past questions and answer on this subject literature,english,government and crk

  15. JOHN SAIDU says:

    pls i need a help question in literature

  16. Harrison Baritorge Blessing says:

    Please I need pass question and answer on all subjects. Thanks

  17. israel says:

    plz I need answers

  18. israel says:

    please I need answers to they aforementioned questions

  19. JANET ADAMS AGAMS says:

    I need the questions and answers

  20. maryrose says:

    09093014510, [email protected] thank u

  21. Mary says:

    Well,it really really helped me a lot,and i hope most of those questions comes out…..08172719405

  22. Samson says:

    Wow what a great drill
    Number: +22962581843, 09079367180

  23. Samson says:

    Wow what a great drill…
    Email:[email protected]
    Number: +22962581843, 09079367180

  24. Haruna Edward says:

    I need the answers pls
    07035600560

  25. odjugo oghenetega says:

    please I need latest questions answer

  26. iwo says:

    Pls i need ans

  27. Favour says:

    Very educational

  28. dickson chidera says:

    aededdabbb CAC-dbbdca dee-dcaee

  29. Anigbogwu Gloria says:

    I need the answer pls

  30. Hussein Zainab says:

    I will need more of literature in English past questions

  31. PRECIOUS says:

    PLS I need 2018 question

  32. Even franklyn says:

    I need the answers

  33. ngozi says:

    I need answers

  34. chinyaka favour says:

    literature answer 2018

  35. sammy says:

    Thanks I need it too

  36. Solomon Blessing Dorcas says:

    Please I need the answer

  37. Precious says:

    Please I need d answers

  38. JEREMIAH says:

    pls i need the answers

  39. Please, i need real literature 2017 jamb questions.

  40. ibeneme favour says:

    I need anwsers

  41. Oladele Oluwakemi says:

    Pls I Need The Answers