1.Which book marked the turning point of Hawthornw＇ career and his personal life?
C.The Scarlet Letter
D.Mosess from an Old Manse
2.Which of the following is a comedy?
D.The Merry Wives of Windsor
3.Charles Dickens was born in___
4.How many periods are divided into in the creation years of Shakespeare?
5.In Fitzgerald＇s The Great Gatsby, there are detailed descriptions of big parties. The purpose of such descriptions is so show _______.
A.emptiness of life
B.the corruption of the upper class
C.contrast of the rich and the poor
D.the happy days of the Jazz Age
6.What＇s the name of Hester and Dimmesdale ＇s daughter?
7.The essence of humanism is to ______.
A.restore a medieval reverence for the church
B.avoid the circumstances of earthly life
C.explore the next world in which men could live after death
D.emphasize human qualities
8.American writers of the first postwar era who were devoid of faith and alienated from the civilization were commonly called "______."
A.sons of liberty
C.a beat generation
D.a lost generation
9.Which novel gave Woolf the reputation as an important psychological writer?
A.To the Lighthouse
D.The Common Reader
10.In the first part of the novel Pride and prejudice, Mr. Darcy has a （n） ______ of the Bennet family .
11.In English poetry the _______ is regarded as the most common foot.
12.Which of the following is taken from John Keats＇Ode to a Nightingale?
A."Beauty is truth, truth beauty."
B."Earth has not anything to show more fair."
C."They are both gone up to the church to pray."
D."was it a vision, or a waking dream?"
13.In the conversation with his wife in Chapter One of Pride and Prejudice, Mr. Bennet uses a(n) ______ tone with sarcastic humor.
14.Of the following American poets in the twentieth century, the one who has the best knowledge of Chinese culture is _______.
D.E. E. Cummings
15.According to Hawthorne, the scarlet letter "A" which originally stood for "_______" finally obtained the meaning of "able" or "angel" through Hester＇s efforts.
16.Which of the following is NOT written by Jane Austen?
A.Sense and Sensibility
B.Pride and Prejudice
17.Elizabeth Bennet was the___ daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bennet.
18.Hamlet is a prince of ___
19.The Hemingway Code heroes are best remembered for their
B.pessimistic view of life
20.The excerpt The Other Side of the Island was chosen from Chapter___ in Rubinson Crusoe.