posted by Henry on .
Thank you really much. Here are some more sentences I'd like you to check.
1)Victorian refers to a set of moral values which were established during the reign of Queen Victoria. They were based on personal duty, hard work, respectability and charity. ) 2.Respectability was a mixture of both morality and hypocrisy. It implied the possession of good manners, the ownership of a comfortable house, regular attendance at church and charitable activity. 3.Victorian family was a patriarchal unit where the husband represented the authority and women were in charge of the education of children and the managing of the house. Material progress was believed to emerge from hard work rather than from personal inclination.
4. Sexuality was repressed in its public and private manifestations. Prudery led to the denunciation of nudity in art and to the rejection of words with sexual connotations.
5. The idea of pride was connected with the concept of racial superiority.
6. The word Compromise was applied to the Victorian way of life since this period combined moral certainties with contradictions and doubts, especially about religion, and the relationship between science and belief.