Licenciatura en Lengua Inglesa                                             Pronunciation II     I.     Match the following...
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Famous lines from novels

  1. 1. Licenciatura en Lengua Inglesa Pronunciation II I. Match the following lines with their authors and novels and then show where the stress goes on each line. Famous lines Authors and novels1. "What is the use of a book, thought Alice, without pictures or conversations?" ___ Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (1813)2. “The essential is invisible for the eyes.” ___ William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet3. It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. - ___ Charles Dickens, David4. Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Copperfield (1850) Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice. - ___ Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities (1859)5. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was ___ Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man (1952) the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair. ____ Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote (1605; trans. Edith Grossman)6. I am an invisible man.7. You dont know about me without you have ___ Mark Twain, Adventures of Huckleberry read a book by the name of The Adventures of Finn (1885) Tom Sawyer; but that aint no matter.8. Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my ___ Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland. own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.9. Somewhere in la Mancha, in a place whose ____ Gabriel García Márquez, One Hundred name I do not care to remember, a gentleman Years of Solitude (1967; trans. Gregory lived not long ago, one of those who has a Rabassa) lance and ancient shield on a shelf and keeps a skinny nag and a greyhound for racing. - ____ The little prince. Antoine de Saint10. Two households, both alike in dignity, Exupéry In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean.

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