Jane Austen „Sense and Sensibility“ Activities

If you have read, or you are planning to read our free reader "Sense and Sensibility" by Jane Austen, why not try to do the QUIZ below to see how well you understand the story.

QUIZ

Before you read

advise

anxious

carriage

encourage

engaged

gentleman

sensibility

servants

After you read

In chapter 3, Marianne hurts her foot and meets a young man. Answer the questions below to test your memory and understanding of the text.

She was running down the hill and fell on the ground.

Mr Willoughby

Love of music and dancing

In chapter 5, Marianne receives a letter from Mr Willoughby which upsets her very much. Do you remember why?

I chapter 6, Mrs Ferrars, Edward’s mother, is very angry with him, and wats to punish him. Let’s find out why.

Because she learned that he was engaged to another girl.

His young lady Miss Grey is very rich.

She heard that he got secretly engaged to Lucy Steele. She punishes him by leaving all her money to the other son, Robert.