9 Matching Annotations
  1. Apr 2018
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    1. Meryton assembly

      "Where the militia regiment is quartered for a time." Meryton is an imaginary town located near Longbourn and Netherfield in Hertfordshire. (http://www.pemberley.com/janeinfo/ppjalmap.html)

    2. Netherfield,

      The 1995 BBC Pride and Prejudice television adaption used the historical Edgcote House as Netherfield. "Edgcote House, located in southwest Northamptonshire, is the setting for Mr. Charles Bingley’s leased estate. The building was built in the 18th century, and was at one time owned by Anne of Cleves, who was Henry VIII’s fourth wife, and one who was actually allowed to keep her head!" (https://austenauthors.net/a-tour-of-estate-houses-used-in-pride-and-prejudice/)

    3. a ball

      BBC recreates what it would have been like at the Pride and Prejudice ball. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=63lLJFBiV_M

    4. clever

      "possessing skill or talent" (OED).

    5. ductility

      "capability of being easily led or influenced" (OED).

    6. censuring

      "to form or give an opinion; to judge, pass judgment on" (OED).

    7. character

      "The sum of the moral and mental qualities which distinguish an individual" (OED).

    8. good-breeding

      "Good manners and courteous behavior resulting from a good upbringing esp. among the upper classes" (OED).

    9. unassailed

      "not attacked; not assaulted" (Johnson).