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Pride and Prejudice

Jane Austen

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1. Complete the quotation: “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a ___.”

2. The Bennet family lives in the village of

3. Mr. Bingley, when he attends the ball in Meryton, seems to be quite taken with

4. How does Mr. Darcy offend Elizabeth at the first ball?

5. Elizabeth’s best friend is named

6. Why does Jane’s visit to the Bingleys end up lasting for days?

7. What does it mean that Mr. Bennet’s property is “entailed”?

8. What reason does Wickham give Elizabeth for his dislike of Darcy?

9. To which Bennet daughter does Mr. Collins propose marriage?

10. Whom does Mr. Collins marry?

11. Why does Miss Bingley dislike Elizabeth?

12. Where do the Bingleys and Darcy go for the winter?

13. In March, Elizabeth goes to visit

14. Lady Catherine de Bourgh is Darcy’s

15. When Darcy first proposes to Elizabeth, he spends most of the proposal dwelling on

16. When Darcy proposes for the first time, Elizabeth

17. Elizabeth’s feelings toward Darcy begin to change when he

18. Darcy’s estate is called

19. Where does Lydia spend the summer, and why?

20. What socially disastrous romantic decision does Lydia make?

21. Who spearheads the search for Lydia after Mr. Bennet returns home in defeat?

22. Who pays off Wickham, convincing him to marry Lydia?

23. When he returns to Netherfield, Mr. Bingley

24. What does Lady Catherine forbid Elizabeth to do?

25. The novel ends with

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Beautiful

by FireInTheHorizon, May 29, 2014

I haven't read the book but I saw the movie with Keira Knightley in it and let me just say, it was beautiful. I just had to buy it, I'm in love with it and know every word. Jane Austen is an incredible author!

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Nice!!!

by RezaP2, June 06, 2014

You're seeing inside the quotations! which I adore very much.

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