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By Salma Al-Ghufli | Last updated: Jul 21, 2020
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Jane Austen was a British novelist who can be identified as a writer who fought for feminism using her words. In our literature classes, we go to cover most of her publications and the writer and her story. Is she at the top of your favorite novelist list? This test is Reading Comprehension for Grade 7 students. Read the paragraphs carefully and then answer the questions that follow.
Jane Austen is one of the most famous English novelists in English literature. She was born in the south of England on the 16th of December 1775. At the age of 12, she started writing. She wrote plays, short stories, and poems. She began her first novel 'Sense and Sensibility" in 1795. This novel appeared in 1811 and was a great success.
She completed her famous novel 'Pride and Prejudice" in October 1797 and appeared in 1813. She did not like to move with her family to Bath, a town in the west of England. For eight years she lived in different cities like Southampton on the south coast of the country. King of England loved her novels. At 41, Jane became ill, but she continued writing novels. On the 18th of July 1817, Jane died.
Jane Austen was a famous English painter.