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Jane Eyre

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A New Chapter

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What is the PRIMARY reason Jane compares a new chapter in a novel to a new scene in a play?

A

To explain why reintroducing characters is often necessary in a novel.

B

To emphasize the fact that her story has an audience/readership.

C

To allow the narrative to shift perspectives at the start of a new chapter.

D

To emphasize that even if an event seems inconsequential at the time, it is necessary to the overall plot.

E

To make the claim that her readers will occasionally​ have to suspend their disbelief, much like they would while watching a play.