1、 问题:Washington Irving’s social conservation and literary for the past is revealed, to some extent, in his famous story, .
A:”The Legend of Sleepy Hollow”
B:”Rip Van Winkle”
C: “The Custom-House’
答案: 【“Rip Van Winkle”】
2、 问题: It is on his that Washington Irving’s fame mainly rested.
D: sketches about his European tours
答案: 【tales aboutAmerica】
3、 问题:Washington Irving’s Rip Van Winkle is famous for .
A:Rip’s escape into a mysterious place
B:The story’s German legendary source material
C:Rip’s seeking for happiness
D:Rip’s 20-year sleep
答案: 【Rip’s 20-year sleep】
4、 问题:In the early nineteenth century, Washington Irving wrote .which became the first work by an American writer to win financial success on both sides of the Atlantic.
答案: 【Sketch Book】
5、 问题: Irving’s The Sketch Book is a collection of essays, sketches and tales, of which the most famous and frequently anthologized are Rip Van Winkle and .
答案: 【The Legend of Sleepy Hollow】
1、 问题:Poe’s first collection of short stories is .
A:Tales of a Traveller
D:Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque
答案: 【Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque】
2、 问题: and apartness have characterized the American author, from Poe’s day onward. Even the exuberant American—Whiteman, for instance—have had surprisingly few friends with whom to associate, so to speak, professionally.
3、 问题:From the following, choose the poems written by Edgar Allan Poe.
答案: 【To Helen ;
4、 问题: has long been a highly controversial figure in American Renaissance, whose poetic theories are best expressed in The Philosophy of Composition and The Poetic Principle.
答案: 【Edgar Allan Poe】
5、 问题:Edgar Allan Poe’s poem was published in 1845 as the title poem of a collection.
答案: 【The Raven】
6、 问题: can somewhat be called “the Father of the American detective story”.
答案: 【Edgar Allan Poe】
1、 问题:In Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter, “A” may stand for ___.
D:all the above
答案: 【all the above】
2、 问题: ___ literary world turns out to be a most disturbed, tormented and problematical one, which has much to do with the “black” vision of life and human beings.
答案: 【Nathaniel Hawthorne’s 】
3、 问题:Which of the works concerns most concentratedly the Calvinistic view of original sin?
B:The Scarlet Letter
C:Leaves of Grass
D:As I Lay Dying
答案: 【The Scarlet Letter 】