MA English Part-1
Year 2017 Time: 3 (Hours)
Attempt any four questions. All questions carry equal numbers. (25 Marks each Question)
Explore the significance of social class in Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and how it impacts relationships and marriage.
Is Egdon Health a sinister force in Hardy’s Return of the Native? Why or why not?
A Tale of Two Cities by Dickens is not a history of the French Revolution, Yet it is truer than History:
Discuss in detail the dynamics and presentation of the Poyser family in Eliot’s Adam Bede.
Critical analyze Trollope’s Presentation of Church Doctrine and reform in Barchester Tower.
In Dickens’s A Tale of Two Cities “The Carton-Darnay dichotomy reflects the spilt Focus of the story Suggested by the Two Cities of the title.” Discuss.
Write Critical Notes on Any two of the Following:
i) Function of Minor character in Return of the Native
ii) Mrs. Olivia Proudie’s Characterization
iii) Humor in Pride and Prejudice
iv) Religion in Adam Bede
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