Although the video was posted a month ago, it deserves a response.
“Heaven shall hear our prayers; lest our sighs will breathe the welkin dim and stain the sun with fog.” – Titus Andronicus
The unfortunate reality is that not every woman, either in literature or real life, can be classified as the type of empowered female character that Gal Gadot would portray in the live-action adaption.
Hi guys (as Elliot Brooks usually introduces in her YouTube videos), I will be reviewing a book by a BookTuber, which is a first on my website. Plot Peace and […]
If Shakespeare can be translated into fictional languages, why not real-world endangered languages?
It [the letter] gave me the notion of an exotic Immensity ruled by an august Benevolence. It made me tingle with enthusiasm. This was the unbounded power of eloquence—of words—of burning noble words.” – Joseph Conrad, “Heart of Darkness”
“Why I do trifle thus with his despair is done to cure it” – The History of King Lear, Act IV.5
“Why, so, brave lords, when we do join in league I am a lamb” – Titus Andronicus Act IV Scene II
“Hath not a Jew…warmed and cooled by the same winter and summer as a Christian is?” – “The Merchant of Venice,” Act III.1
“O reason not the need!” – “The History of King Lear,” Act II.4
It involves seeing the specific time period when English would have been spoken.
DISCLAIMER: This article was originally posted on Odyssey. As an English major, I was taught that plays written by William Shakespeare borrowed from other authors. In fact, as part […]
“There she shook the holy water from her heavenly eyes” – The History Of King Lear, Act IV.3a