What do you think of this text? Easy? Hard?
Austen's English is rather difficult and a dictionary may be handy to get a better understanding. The book also has fifty chapters so it might be a bit laborious to read. However, Austen's use of satire and sarcasm is quite interesting and engaging. There are many resources on the Internet to help with your understanding. Also the Emma Thompson movie gives an accurate intepretation of the book