Task 1, Week 2

Take the following simplified version of the first few lines of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice and translate them into a language of your choice.

A single rich man must want a wife. "My dear Mr. Bennet," said his wife to him one day, "have you heard that Netherfield Park is sold?" Mr. Bennet replied that he had not. "But it is," she said; "Mrs. Long has just been there and she told me about it." Mr. Bennet gave no answer. "Do you not want to know who has taken it?" asked his wife.

Take the translation and: