Pride and Prejudice | The Great American Read

Pride and Prejudice | The Great American Read
Pride and Prejudice | The Great American Read
Description

In Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen wrote a strong female heroine, Elizabeth Bennet, who is more than a match for the rich and handsome Mr. Darcy, and who will not marry merely for money or position. Actress Lauren Graham is one of several book lovers who share their fondness for this novel that has become a template for many other books and movies. Literary experts also weigh in on why this novel has become an enduring classic.

Learning Objective

Students will:

  • Watch a video segment and answer contextual questions
  • Create character sketches of the two major characters of “Pride and Prejudice”
  • Build vocabulary, reading, listening and comprehension skills

 

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