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Pride and Prejudice

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Mrs. Bennet's behavior toward Mr. Bingley

PRIDE-LYEJON

"He was received by Mrs. Bennet with a degree of civility which made her two daughters ashamed, especially when contrasted with the cold and ceremonious politeness of her curtsy and address to his friend."

The phrase "degree of civility" used in this context implies Mrs. Bennet

A

Displayed petty and inappropriate behavior towards Mr. Bingley

B

Behaved appropriately and with decorum

C

Was overly obsequious to Mr. Bingley

D

Behaved indifferently toward Mr. Bingley

E

Comported herself in an informal and unceremonious way toward Mr. Bingley