The Department of English, University of Delhi (DU) conducts an entrance test for the purpose of admitting students to M.A. English programme. The Master of Arts in English (M.A. English) programme covering the literacy tradition that extends from Chaucer to modern times is offered by the University Of Delhi (DU). The present book for M.A. English Entrance Examination has been divided into two sections – Literary and Grammar, each sub-divided into number of individual chapters. The Literary section has been covered in 13 chapters namely Precursor of Shakespeare, The Elizabethan Age, Jacobean to Restoration Period, Eighteenth Century, Romanticism, The Victorian Period, The Modern Period, Post Modernism, Post-Colonial Literature, Literary Terms & Literary Criticism, Unseen Passages in Prose, Unseen Passages in Verse and Essay Writing whereas the Grammar section covers Spotting Errors, Tenses, Transformation of Sentences, Punctuation, Paronyms & Homonyms, Narration, One Word Substitution, Synonyms & Antonyms and Idioms & Phrases. The book covers relevant theoretical content as well as questions strictly based on the latest test pattern of DU M.A. English Entrance Examination 2018. Also, two-section tests for section-wise revision of the concepts have been provided at the end of each section. This book is complete in itself as it incorporates the development of English Literature right from the beginning till the present time.
As the book has been designed on the latest pattern of the examination and the syllabi, it for sure will help aspirants score high in the upcoming DU M.A. English Entrance Examination 2018.