English Literature Quiz
Put your search skills and general knowledge of English Literature to the test by completing this free online British literature quiz. There are ten questions. When finished Skype one of our online teachers with your answers. Then try some of our other quizzes aimed at students of English as a foreign or second language.
1 - The stories about Winnie the Pooh by Alan Alexander Milne were originally inspired by ... ...
2 - What is the first name of Professor McGonagall in the Harry Potter books?
3 - What are the names of the three ‘Darling’ children in J.M. Barrie’s ‘Peter Pan’?
4 - What is the name of the snake in "The Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling?
5 - Who was the author of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'?
6 - In which century were Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales written?
7 - Who wrote Charlie and the Chocolate Factory?
8 - Which book by John Wyndham features a story centred on the women of an English village who become pregnant by aliens?
9 - 'Hymn to Proserpine' and 'The Garden of Proserpine' are works of which poet?
10 - Which play by William Shakespeare features the characters of Goneril, Regan and Cordelia?