Sunday, September 13, 2020

MEG 03 BRITISH NOVEL Question Paper December 2014



Question Paper December 2014

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Attempt any five questions. All questions carry equal marks.

1. Write a note on female representation in the novel Tom Jones.  

2. Examine Jane Austen's treatment of love and marriage in Pride and Prejudice.  

3. Does the novel Wuthering Heights present Heathcliff as a realistic character or is he only symbolic ? Give reasons.

4. To what extent can Great Expectations be considered a fairy tale ? Give illustrations from the text.

5. Analyse the significance of the Casaubon-Dorothea relationship in the novel Middlemarch.

6. How does the structure of the novel Heart of Darkness contribute to our understanding of the text ?

7. Discuss the symbols used in the novel A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.  

8. How does Forster use the character of Fielding as an instrument to explore the limitations of the philosophy of liberal humanism ?

9. Comment on the narrative technique employed by Spark in her novel The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.