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I Read Classic British Literature

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    These are just some of the things I have read.   Canterbury Tales, by Chaucer The Faerie Queene, by Spencer Masuccio Salernitano, Viola and her lovers, aanalogue of the Miller's Tale. (ok i dont know if this is brit lit but I wouldnt have been exposed to it w/o reading...
    SmallTalker SmallTalker 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2009

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    I Love Jane Austen

    I've read all of Jane Austen's books. I also try to read other authors like the Bronte sisters & Doyle. It's hard to undertand them at first you have to get used to the language & vocabulary. but i love them, i love going back in time.
    quietone831 quietone831 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2010

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    British Literature I Tend to Revisit

    Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Dracula by Bram Stoker Hamlet by Shakespeare Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens Vanity Fair by Thackerey Wives and Daughters by George Eliot Middlemarch by George Eliot...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 11, 2008

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    Yeah, love this accent, dying to have one.xD This accents is so cute (Scottish and Irish too) I have a British friend and so cool to hear his British accent. Wondering how British...
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    T-2 is a *********** classic!!
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 16 hrs ago

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    i'm obsessed with russian classical literature, am i strange?XX century poetry is absolutely amazing
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    I have worked my way through the key works of Japanese literature and am now moving on to Russian literature.
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    I want to raise awareness about the discrimination and racism towards dark skinned immigrants in the uk .. I'm a dark skinned woman who is a daughter if immigrants and I had lived...
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    I want to raise awareness about the discrimination and racism towards dark skinned immigrants in the uk .. I'm a dark skinned woman who is a daughter if immigrants and I had lived...
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    A few pieces I read within a couple different poems that is written by this Author whom is a favorite of mine ever since my eyes and Heart tuned into his words embedded here for Us...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    My friend told me I sounded posh and British yet at the same time I am not=_= Sometimes I really could not read whats going on in her head...
    AtashinoSunflower AtashinoSunflower 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    British accents are just so Beautiful and classy! My family is British, but having lived in Australia so long, my immediate family have all lost their beautiful accents.. Lucky for...
    amandajanee amandajanee 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I previously heard about 1984 from my 9th grade Journalism/Debate teacher. He said it was one of his favorite books ever and that it was a really graphic novel. The part about...
    NFDenmark NFDenmark 16-17, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Sersly tho, if you are gay/bi and from Britain or are British, hit me up message me cause now I really want a cute british boyfriend THANKS DAN/PHIL
    ApplejuiceLeeYum ApplejuiceLeeYum 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I love British accents! esp on a man I just have a thing for British and Australian men : )
    Brightandbeautiful Brightandbeautiful 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    Ok so I'm American but like I love British girls allright there accents just like wooooo me like gosh please keep talking most of the time the way that they just look is just like...
    PabloBoyyyy PabloBoyyyy 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've been an EP member for over 5 years. I have deleted my profile before, hence why it looks like I've only been here since November 2013. I have learned a lot here, some really...
    Literaturegirl Literaturegirl 46-50, F 25 Responses Mar 20

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    I love books and I love to read...name a genre and I probably have it on a shelf somewhere. The classics, poetry, biography, theology, mythology...all that sh!t we were forced to...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 25

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    My favorite music is EDM, Heavy Metal, and Classical/Instrumental for the most part and I really like classical. I would even like to learn to play the cello whenever I have money...
    RedDog123321 RedDog123321 18-21, M Mar 30

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    From fairy tales to ancient classics our reading preferences keep evolving. What do you think will be the best criteria for rating a book.
    nautilusX nautilusX 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    So I just watched a reasonable amount of Dan and Phil and now really nerdy British guys are super attractive.
    ApplejuiceLeeYum ApplejuiceLeeYum 13-15, M Mar 21

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    BYE IM LEAVING IM DONE MY OXEGYN JUST DISINTEGRATED INTO NOTHINGNESS IM ASPIRATING AND HES BRITISH HIS VOICE MAKES ME TURN INTO AN ICE CUBE BUT LIKE IN A GOOD WAY ONFGDJSKSJAN
    ApplejuiceLeeYum ApplejuiceLeeYum 13-15, M Mar 24

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    it's quite interesting how different british accents and american accents are.. i rememberd i'm pretty shocked first time when i watched brit movies! i love the way they express...
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    Salaam. I am a British Muslim trying to live in a country where I am finding it increasingly difficult to live in because I want to actually fully practice my religion. However...
    Peacefinder19 Peacefinder19 31-35, M 5 Responses Mar 31

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    I live in the US, enjoy British tv shows. Been watching Skins on Netflix it was good it got dull after the original cast left. I like the show cooper it's pretty good.
    UCLABruinsFan13 UCLABruinsFan13 41-45, M Apr 2

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    Indeed I am. :) why does everybody love the British accent? Haha :)
    ReeceDF98 ReeceDF98 16-17, M 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    30 year old single from Australia. I am very much single and ready to mingle.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Now reading She and Alan.
    femina femina 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    i am reading jinx and so far i like it
    teechme teechme 70+, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am currently reading The City Of Glass.
    oyeabunstyle oyeabunstyle 26-30, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I love movies like catch a thief, vertigo, rear Window, gone with wins, cat on hot tin roof, affair to remember,rebel without a cause, breakfast at tiffanys, cowboy. So many...
    Awesomegal81 Awesomegal81 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 21

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    My favorite instrument, although am not so good at playing it, but once I hear that beautiful tune in my dreams, or in reality, I feel like the crucial universe has changed, and it...
    DawnSahour DawnSahour 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I love classical music because it lets you feel very calm .
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    I grew up in Kiss when I was younger , here I was this little guy watching Gene S. Blew fire out his mouth. Plus there was 3 other guys all with make up on their faces. I wasn't...
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    Everyone in my school is always playing those annoying pop songs that play on the radio 24/7. What gets me through the hallways of my school are my earphones playing the classic...
    Emenem123 Emenem123 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I think I have mild dyslexia but I do enjoy reading. I haven't read a book for a very long time. I stopped reading when I was about 15. Something happened and I just couldn't read...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Mar 30

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    I am ready to make my life simple. I am ready to look outside and enjoy the sunshine and watch my children play. I am ready to stop striving for much and hand myself over to God...
    cadenceblue cadenceblue 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    Reading is one of my favorite habit. From highschool to college I read different genre of books, but I prefer spiritual books because it inspires me, not just mentally but it...
    22depth 22depth 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    I couldn't say how many books I've read since leaving university last year but it's in the hundreds! You get a good life lesson in having to research things for your thesis, which...
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    It's so irritating that I spend so much time on one page reading that page and reading ahead to the next page to help me read the current page. If that even makes sense. Even...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses Apr 2

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    In my youth I loved to read. I spent a lot of time, at school and elsewhere, between bookshelves with a book in my hands. I was a very active kid, always playing outside and quite...
    AitchKay AitchKay 22-25, M Apr 4

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