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Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceQuotations · 6 months ago

What does this line from 'Pride and Prejudice' mean?

"To this discovery succeeded some others equally mortifying."( ch:6,vol:1)

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  • Juana
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    It means exactly what it says. You do understand English, don't you?

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  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    that the other discoveries were even worse

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  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    It means “Other equally bad information came after they discovered that.”

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  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    Once Darcy discovers that he actually finds Eliza attractive (shock horror) he finds more things he likes about her and these just as upsetting for him, as he realises his intial prejudices are deserting him.

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  • geezer
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    In this sentence the word ''succeeded'' means that the other discoveries ''came afterwards'' .. and they were as shocking as the first one was.

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  • 6 months ago

    This discovery came after other terrible ones

    • geezer
      Lv 7
      6 months agoReport

      Exactly the opposite actually .. This discovery came ''before'' the other ones.

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