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Think on My Words: Exploring Shakespeare's Language (Canto)

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For decades, people have been studying Shakespeare's life and times, and in recent years there has been a renewed surge of interest in aspects of his language. So how can we better understand Shakespeare? David Crystal provides a lively and original introduction to Shakespeare's language, making his plays easily accessible to modern-day audiences. Covering the five main dimensions of language structure writing system, pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary and conversational style this book demonstrates how examining these linguistic 'nuts and bolts' can help us achieve a greater appreciation of Shakespeare's linguistic creativity.

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ISBN:
9781107617681
Author:
Crystal, David
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Publication Date:
20120331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English

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