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Education of the Heart
Music: Johann Christian Bach
For Jane Austen, the best education a father can give to his child is to befriend her.

TOO late he became aware how unfavourable to the character of any young people must be the totally opposite treatment which Maria and Julia had been always experiencing at home, where the excessive indulgence and flattery of their aunt had been continually contrasted with his own severity.

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Grammar and Composition

Distinguish using sentences: Continually. Continuously.

Use as a noun and also as a verb: Mean. Cost. Fear.

Use together in one sentence: Teach. Without. Properly.

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A Tempting Offer
Music: Muzio Clementi
True moral integrity comes from within.

“IS there anything I can do for you in town? I have half an idea of going into Norfolk again soon. I am not satisfied about Maddison. I am sure he still means to impose on me if possible, and get a cousin of his own into a certain mill, which I design for somebody else.

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Grammar and Composition

Distinguish using sentences: Shore. Sure.

Use as a noun and also as a verb: Design. Let. Guide.

Use together in one sentence: Have an idea. Soon. Sure.

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Fanny Comes Home
Fanny Price, eight years after being adopted by her wealthy uncle and aunt, has gone back home for the first time, full of anticipation.

FANNY was almost stunned. The smallness of the house and thinness of the walls brought everything so close to her, that, added to the fatigue of her journey, and all her recent agitation, she hardly knew how to bear it.

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Grammar and Composition

Distinguish using sentences: Acknowledge. Recognise. Know.

Use as a noun and also as a verb: Light. Wall. Study.

Use together in one sentence: Soon. Screen. Contemplate.

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