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Alagappa University B.A English 4th Sem MODERN AND POST-MODERN LITERATURE May 2021 Question Paper

Alagappa University Question Paper / Previous Year Exam Paper


Sub. Code: 11244





Fourth Semester 


(CBCS 2018 – 2019 Academic Year onwards) 

Time : Three hours Maximum : 75 marks 

SECTION A — (10 x 2 = 20 marks) 

Answer ALL the questions. 

1. What does Yeats mean by intellectual hearted? 

2. What is the message of the poem The Second Coming? 

3. What time of the year were the magi travelling? 

4. What is the number given to The Unknown Citizen? 

5. When was death of the Naturalist written? 

6. What are the first impressions of Nora and Torvald? 

7. What is Godot? 

8. Where Virginia Woolf does’s “To the Light House take place? 

9. What is the rule for the dog in Animal Farm? 

10. Who wrote Midnight’s Children? 

SECTION B — (5 x 5 = 25 marks) 

Answer ALL the questions, choosing either (a) or (b). 

11. (a) Write a short note the poem A Prayer for my Daughter. 


 (b) What is the significance of the gyre in poem The Second Coming? 

12. (a) What is irony in the unknown citizen? 


 (b) Who is the more significant female character in terms of plot development-Nora or Kristine? 

13. (a) What are five different current events that relate to Animal Farm? 


 (b) What are the main themes of the novel The Sidewise Time? 

14. (a) How is Animal Farm a satire a Stalinism or generally of totalitarianism? 


 (b) What is the form of Journey of the Magi? 

15. (a) What are the salient features of good speech? 


 (b) How to you write a good speech for school? 

SECTION C — (3 × 10 = 30 marks) 

Answer any THREE questions. 

16. Narrate how the storm outside is reflected in the poet’s mind in A Prayer for my Daughter. 

17. Write an analysis of setting in this story A Doll’s House. 

18. W.H. Auden’s poem The Unknown Citizen presents many facts about this individual. What is known about the man? 

19. What is the relationship between The Light and the novel’s narrator? 

20. Name some interesting topics for the speech. 


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