Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Pride and Prejudice Character Development

No description

Libby Vasey

on 8 January 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Pride and Prejudice Character Development

Character Development in Pride and Prejudice by Libby Vasey Round Characters -Dynamic
-Center of attention
-Characterized by individuality and unpredictability
-contain inner qualities Fitzwilliam Darcy
Elizabeth Bennet Flat Characters -Simple, uncomplex
-Have only one role in the story Mr. and Mrs. Bennet, the other Bennet girls, George Wickham, and Mr. Collins Summary -Elizabeth Bennet and her family attend a ball where Elizabeth meets Fitzwilliam Darcy

-Elizabeths' disgust grows, but Darcy starts to admire her

-Darcy proposes, but Elizabeth refuses

-Darcy gives Elizabeth a letter, explaining his actions

-Darcy and Elizabeth express their true feelings for one another and they are married Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy -Prejudiced against those he believes to be under him
-Family name and honor
-This is all that people see
-Darcy changes for Elizabeth revealing that he was a good man the whole time Elizabeth Bennet -Forms a hasty prejudice against Darcy
-based on her first impression and rumors
-Once she reads Darcy's letter, she realizes her fault Mr. and Mrs. Bennet -Poles around which the other minor characters revolve
-Open the book in a scene that reveals their characteristics
-Mrs. Bennet is uninformed, talkative, embodiment of prejudice
-Mr. Bennet is the passive, uncaring embodiment of pride Mrs. Bennet's "Pole" -Jane, Kitty, and Lydia Bennet are all similar to their mother
-Think in terms of how things will affect themselves
-Kitty and Lydia are copies of their mother
-Jane refuses to see evil in anybody
-Wickham does what he wants and then expects others to help him when he's in trouble and still respect him Mr. Bennet's "Pole" -Mary Bennet and Mr. Collins are detached from feeling
-They are amused with others like Mr. Bennet
-They love to find reasons as to why they are superior to others
-Not prejudiced, merely snobbish Darcy and Elizabeth Flat Characters -Act as a baseline

-Measuring stick by which the reader can measure the growth of Darcy and Elizabeth Conclusion -Darcy and Elizabeth had to shed their pride and prejudice in order to be united.
Full transcript