v Jane Austen was a _____________________________. She wrote _____________.
v She was born in _______________________________.
Ø When she was a child, ______________________________.
Ø When she was older, _______________________.
v In ______________________, she _______________________________.
Ø The next year, she ______________________________. She died in ____________.
- Date and place of birth: 1775, Hampshire, England.
- Early life: quite life, educated at home (did not go to school) after typhus illness, liked writing poems and short novels.
- Later life: Never got married, attended family meetings and read aloud her novels.
- Date of illness and death: Beginning of 1816 started to feel ill, July 1817 died.
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