How do you use characters and anecdotes from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice in constructing an ABC Book, particularly letters B, D, K, L, N, U, X, Y, and Z?
Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice gives many ideas that can be useful in constructing an Alphabet Book. Below are examples for the letters U and X-Z. Some letters have more than one example because I was able to think of more than one. But that was obviously not the case with every letter.
U is for ultimately. Elizabeth ultimately fell in love with Mr. Darcy because he proved his worth and honor.
U is for unadvisedly. Mr. Collins demonstrated impropriety by unadvisedly introducing himself to Mr. Darcy at Netherfield ball.
X is for X-chromosome. Longbourn is entailed to Mr. Collins due to a plethora of X-chromosomes in the Bennet family.
Y is for yield. Mr. Darcy was forced to yield to Wickham in paying his debts to force him to marry Lydia in order to save Elizabeth's reputation.
Y is for youthfulness. Lydia sacrificed her youthfulness and beauty by eloping with Wickham.
Z is for zany. Mr. Collins can be easily characterized as zany, "a man who is a stupid, incompetent fool" (Crossword Clue Solver, Definition-Zany).
K- Kent (where Lizzy goes to in Volume ll chapter 5) or Kitty (Lizzy's sister) or Miss Mary KING ( who was courted by Mr Wickham for her fortune)
Y- Mrs. Younge, former governess to Georgiana Darcy
Hope this helps. :)