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English- Shakespeare
Some people believe Shakespeare's plays were not really written by him. Soem people believe the real authors are anywhere from Francis Bacon to Queen Elizabeth while others support Edward de Vere. Who do you belive is the literary and historical Shakespeare. I believe the real...

Engilsh
Tittle: "Shakespeare in Love Movie Notes and Reaction Question" what do you know about Shakespeare's family life? What do you notice about Shakespeare's love life? What do you notice about how Shakespeare writers his plays and peoms? what do you notice about the actors in ...

English
Shakespeare invented many familiar words and phrases. Find five examples that Shakespeare invented and that we still use today. Define what they meant in Shakespeare's time and what they mean now. (I tried to look some up but they did not give the information on what they used...

Shakespeare
What are the advantages of kids learning about Shakespeare in this day and age.

English, Literature, Arts, Shakespeare
The fusion of classical and romantic elements in Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”.

Shakespeare
What are Shakespeare beliefs, attitude, time, heritage, and experiments.

Shakespeare
I need help with the meter in Shakespeare's Sonnet 87. I know usually his are iambic pentameter, but with eleven syllables in each line I can't make that work. HELP.

SHAKESPEARE
Why does Shakespeare not tell us what started the family feud?

Shakespeare
What do you enjoy about reading Shakespeare ? plz help

Shakespeare
Why is Shakespeare’s work still worth reading?

literature
Please help me I'm not doing homework but research on Shakespeare's sonnet Shall I Compare Thee To a Summer's day? Why does Shakespeare refute his claim?

Literature
In "To the Memory of My Beloved Master, William Shakespeare." By Ben Jonhson What are two metaphors that Jonson uses as names or titles for Shakespeare?

12th grade Shakespeare
"O, what a rogue and peasant slave am I!" -Hamlet (Act II, ii) What are two interestin ways that Shakespeare uses language in this soliloquy?

Shakespeare + hamlet+ english!
http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/hamlet/characters.html "Osric - The foolish courtier who summons Hamlet to his duel with Laertes." Is it really an "intrusion"? Or is Shakespeare using the character to lure Hamlet into accepting the challenge and fight Laertes? ?? Why has...

English
74 For her English class, Jana is brainstorming for a paper about Shakespeare plays. Use her chart to answer the question below. Shakespeare’s Plays Actors a. no women b. used many props Globe Theatre c. built by Shakespeare’s acting company d. rebuilt in the twentieth ...

shakespeare
what is shakespeare saying about love in this quote"I wish my father looked but with my eyes"-- i get that it means that everyone has their own perspective on how they see one another but is there any other idea?

shakespeare
What is Shakespeare refering to when he says "O thou weed, Who art so lovely fair and smell'st so sweet That the sense aches at thee" in Othello? I havent read this, but I was wondering, is he talking to a person, or a plant?

language arts
Who was Shakespeare's most famous patron and what did Shakespeare write to honor this patron?

English- rhyme schemes
What is the rhyme scheme of William Shakespeare's "Full Fathom Five" and "Where the Bee Sucks There Suck I" ? Most of Shakespeare's poems are in iambic pentameter but these two aren't.

english
can someone just give me straightforward answers to help me study for my test tomorrow? when we say "Shakespeare's time" what years is this referring to...what centuries? Why was theatre important during Shakespeare's time?

english
I'm doing a Shakespeare essay and I need help coming up with a unique title. All I can think if is ''The Mysterious Life of Shakespeare'' or cross out ''Mysterious'' ... I will not use your ideas completely, since that would most likely show up as plagiarism.

Honors 9 English
Where is the best place to find interpretations for Romeo And Juliet thanks &heart; Here are a few: http://www.bardweb.net/ http://www.shakespeare-online.com/ http://www.shakespeare.com http://shakespeare.palomar.edu/ http://nfs.sparknotes.com/ http://www-tech.mit.edu/...

English
I have a question about Shakespeare. I know that he wrote many plays, (about 37) and that they all could be classified as comedy, tragedy or histories, but Which type of classification is often cited with Shakespeare's greatest plays?

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 5 paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE

What is so amazing about Shakespeare's plays?
Why do we have to learn Shakespeare in English? Most of his plays aren't even original. IMHO -- He was an ordinary man who managed to put together an amazing array of plays and other writings intended for the ordinary people during his time, not just for the nobility. His ...

english- macbeth
well i have a couple of questions about the tragedy of macbeth that i have no clue how to answer so if you could lend me some help i'll appriciate it. it's act 2: Q1) Though Macbeth encounters no actual opposition until long after Duncan is murdered, Shakespeare must ...

Shakespeare
I am having trouble finding scholarly articles/essays on issues found in King Lear. Any suggestions? First look at this site for Themes and Motifs: http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/lear/ Then use a search to check articles on those themes. One is brutality... there has ...

english
comparisons between twelfth night and merchant of venice Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all be sure you have read both plays! 1. http://shakespeare.mit.edu/twelfth_night/index.html (Twelfth Night) 2. http://shakespeare.mit.edu/merchant/index.html...

English (one question)
3. Which of the following parenthetical citations is placed and punctuated correctly? a. William Shakespeare's original Globe Theater was built in 1599 (Ferguson 25). b.William Shakespeare's original Globe Theater was built in 1599. (Ferguson 25) c.William Shakespeare's ...

shakespeare
what do these sentences mean? their shakespeare and i don't get them.. please help! "And too soon marred are those so early made" "i'll look to like, if looking liking move; but no more dee will i endart mine eye/than your consent gives strength to make it fly." "If love be ...

english
Which appositive phrase is punctuated correctly? Shakespeare, the great writer penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare the great writer, penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare the great writer penned many famous sonnets. Shakespeare, the great writer, penned many famous ...

English
This is for my class its about the movie Shakespeare in love, I need to know how you would personally answer these questions. Need to know if anyone can answer these questions to get a better insight? 1. What are the main themes of the film? The film-maker's message is not ...

Friendship(Shakespeare)
I'm trying to write a few sentences about what I believe friendship is. I really love Shakespeare's literature, and want to write the sentences like his. Friendship sy ne expressed fram the mind, but the soul. It is se abounding consanguinity which one could ever sense.

English
Why is there so much Shakespeare incorporated into "Brave New World"? What does Shakespeare represent in "Brave New World"?

Shakespeare, English
Hi i need to write about 3 more paragraphs about: Compare different ways that Shakespeare describes dreams in the three extracts (Puck's final speech, Clarence's Dream & Caliban's Dream) using PEE i have done 4 if anyone gives me at least 2 more that would be brilliant please ...

English
1. My favorite book is Tempest. It was written by William Shakespeare. I like it because it was about the happenings on a magic island. 2. My favorite book is Tempest. It was written by William Shakespeare. I like it because it was about betrayal, magic and forgiveness. 3. My ...

reading
i did all of them except these i need help all the questions look like they repeat themselves i don't know if i'm doing them correct 1.how does shakespeare use situationaL irony in act 1 to introduce or develop the impulsive thinking theme 2.what is verbal irony? how does ...

Shakespeare
"Every character in Shakespeare's play has a function important to the plot. Discuss the characterization of Feste using dialogue, actions and what other characters say about him. In your answer, include Feste's function in the play." HELP?! I don't really understand. Wasn't ...

english
* I have a project to do for William Shakespeare, Were i have to make some sort of amusement park and i need help thinking of what rides i should put in my amusement park but those rides have to relate to Shakespeare in someway. Plz Help!

9th grade
* I have a project to do for William Shakespeare, Were i have to make some sort of amusement park and i need help thinking of what rides i should put in my amusement park but those rides have to relate to Shakespeare in someway. Plz Help!

English
1. True or False: Shakespeare's works were written to be preformed on stage TRUE* FALSE 2. True or false: William Shakespeare married Anne Hathaway at the age of 30 in London True False* 3. Which of the following is NOT one of the components of drama. A. Dialogue B.stage ...

reading
what is foil? how does shakespeare use character foils to introduce or develop the theme of revenge? what is situational irony? how does shakespeare use situation irony in act 1 to introduce or develop the forbidden love theme

ENGLISH!
hey i need some help =[ for english i have to write a paper about "if i were hamlet what would i do in terms of killing the ghost. it says to take into account the revelations of the ghost, the situation at cort, characters etc....idk how i could create three distinct body ...

Shakespeare's "Othello"
What evidence is there that Othello may have been a Mexican? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. A Mexican may have played Othello but if you are referring to Shakespeare's Othello: A Christian Moor and general of the armies of Venice. P.S. Perhaps you would ...

english
I need to rewrite this sentece getting rid of unnecessary or redundnt words. Most of the attempts to prove he did not write the plays are based on the limitation of his experience and upbrining. And can you please correct this: 1. Apparently, some scholars think that William ...

English
I need to find 3 examples of figurative devices, and 2 examples of sound devices in Act II of Shakespeare's Othello play and write their effects(meaning + why Shakespeare decided to use these devices). Anyone have any suggestions for good lines within Act II that exemplifies a...

macbeth
In act three how does the banquet scene blur the clear-cut and common-sense distinction that most of us make between the real and the imaginary? In what other scences has this distinction also been blurred? This site will be able to help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/...

English
I'm including an introductory part I wrote on Shakespeare's sonnets. Can you please check it, Writeacher? Thank you!! 1) Shakespeare’s sonnets were published in 1609, although they were probably written in the 1590s. The collection includes a hundred and fifty-four sonnets ...

English IV
I need help constructing a thesis statement for a compare and contrast essay over Ophelia and Lady Macbeth. Please help me get started! Would this work? Lady Macbeth and Ophelia both compare and contrast with their viewpoints and personalities. Check out these sites on those ...

English 30-1
Hi there, i am writing an analytical essay for William Shakespeare's "Hamlet". My essay topic is this.... In Hamlet, Shakespeare reveals the effect of conflict on a person’s character. Write an essay demonstrating how Shakespeare uses a character's reaction to conflict, both...

reading
how and when does Shakespeare use a specific conflict in Act 1 to introduce or develop the theme of forbidden love? Romeo tells Benvolio that he is in love with Rosaline, but that she does not return his feelings and has in fact sworn to live a life of chastity. how and when ...

ENGLISH HAMLET
Hi, would someone kind please tell me, what the symbolisms are in Hamlet? Thank you http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/hamlet/themes.html =)

English
I really need you to check these sentences. Thank you. 1) Shakespeare meditates whether time is preordained or not inevitable, the result of human activity. 2) The concept of the universe as a cosmic dance was derived (induced) from the new scientific discoveries, which ...

l.a.
what scenes from othello would any of you recomend for my school movioe? I think that Act 3, Scene 3 would be a fun one to do. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/othello/section5.rhtml

English!
What is the effectiveness of having a straightforward diction in a short story? It's probably more realistic, especially if the story is told in a 20th or 21st century setting. If you want to know what the difference would be, read a bit of Shakespeare, and then read a bit of ...

Hamlet
How do the characters of Laertes and Fortinbras highlight Hamlet's fatal flaw of inaction? Check the character analysis at this site. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/hamlet/ also check the character analysis at http://www.cliffsnotes.com/WileyCDA/LitNote/id-121.html ...

English
1- What was Macbeth's reaction towards Lady Macbeth' death and why did Shakespeare choose to bring Lady Macbeth to an end? 2- How does Juliets death compare to the death of Lady Macbeth and why does Shakespeare bring Juliet to an end?

Literiture
Compare and contrast the development of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.What different stages does each other them through Please post your answer and we'll be glad to critique it for you. This character analysis site will probably help you with your answer. http://www.sparknotes.com...

english
in his plays william shakespeare wrote a great many phares that have stood the test of time. see whether you can rearrange the letters below to discover shakespeares phares still used today. a)d t o h i n i a van_s_e_ i_t_ _h_n _ir hint: its what hamlet's fathers ghost did ...

Shakespeare
If you have read The Misanthrope I have started reading it and am lost, I am trying to figure out if Philinte believes we should be hypocrites and why. Thanks I don't see "The Misanthrope" among Shakespeare's works. Are you sure you don't mean Moliere? Anyway, here are some ...

English Grammar
Need HELP!!!!!? I need help Grammar correction please!!! Shakespeare in Love 1) What are the main themes of the film? The filmmaker’s message is not clear until we see what happens to the protagonist. The Main themes of the film are love, overcoming obstacles and doing what ...

reading
how and when does Shakespeare use a specific conflict in Act 1 to introduce or develop the impulsive decision-making theme? Benvolio tells Romeo that the feast will be the perfect opportunity to compare Rosaline with the other beautiful women of Verona. what is foreshadowing? ...

English
I posted this before, I need someone to check my grammar please. Shakespeare in Love 1) What are the main themes of the film? The filmmaker’s message is not clear until we see what happens to the protagonist. The Main themes of the film are love, overcoming obstacles and ...

macbeth
In Scene 3 of macbeth do you think Lady Macbeth is faking when she faints. I am having a hard time understanding this play. Thanks I've never read this particular play; many others, but not this one. Try these sites: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit http://www.novelguide.com http...

English
What is the word for, when to many things are happening at once? chaos? In romeo and juliet (act3 scene 1) how does benvolioconnect the weather to peoples fellings? http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/romeojuliet/ This site will help you with this. "As they walk in the ...

Literature
Polonius is giving advice to his son, Laertes, about living life well among other people. Laertes was about to set off from Denmark to Paris for university. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/hamlet/section3.rhtml =) I'm much better at science, basketball, etc. Could you ...

English: shakespeare
Um, if anyone could help me with this i'd be very thankful. it's a school assignment and i'm having difficulties. All of this is related to The Taming of the Shrew, Kiss me Kate and 10 things I hate about you but it's mainly from The tamingof the Shrew. My tasks are .. (A) ...

english
why was shakespeare so impornt?

julius caesar
ok im on act 4 in the shakespeare play and i got some questions..i need help 1. What is the purpose of the triumvirs meeting as the scene opens. 2. What occurs between cassius and brutus in their military camp? Why does shakespeare include this scene? 3. What news id brought ...

English
Read the following excerpt from Mercurio’s monologue about Queen Mab , bringer of dreams From Romeo and Juliet: …….. She comes In shape no bigger than an agate-stone on the fore-finger of an alderman drawn with a team of little atomies Athwart men’s noses as they lie ...

English
Here are some sentences on Shakespeare I'd like you to check. Thank you. 1)It is difficult to date Shakespeare's plays because only half of them were printed during his lifetime. Three kinds of evidence are used (?) to date his plays. 2) The most valuable is the external one, ...

English
An essay on the following question: How is Macbeth affected when he learns of his wife's death? Consider: -The Action of Act 5-Macbeth is standing almost alone, most of his warriors have fled, and he questions what it was all for. -The Characters of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth- ...

shakespeare
what is the royal echange? and what is moorgate?

eng 20 F
shakespeare intro pack

English
Can you please check these last questions. Thank you very much!! 1) What are the most dominant themes in Shakespeare’s Macbeth? 2) How does Shakespeare define True Love in his famous sonnet The Marriage of true Minds? 3) What do the three witches stand for and what ...

Shakespeare
Is the the central them of both sonnets 31 and 39 hopeless love?

literary
what is the relation beween shakespeare and john donne?

english
where can i find information on william shakespeare and macbeth

English
Where are three places that William Shakespeare lives?

Engilsh
What do you notice about Shakespeare's family life?

ENGLISH 10 HELP!!!
what motivated Shakespeare to write The Tragedy of Macbeth?

English 9th Grade
HELP!!! Need to write a 2 page paper on Shakespeare using dramatic foil. Please let me know what that means. I will be contrasting 2 characters in Romeo and Juliet. Thank you so much. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/terms/2terms.html#Foil Here is an excellent ...

English - Shakespeare
I was wondering if you could help me find literary devices in this passage in "Much Ado about Nothing" by Shakespeare: BENEDICK That I neither feel how she should be loved nor know how she should be worthy, is the opinion that fire cannot melt out of me: I will die in it at ...

English
Grammar Correction, Please? Shakespeare in Love 1) What are the main themes of the film? The filmmaker’s message is not clear until we see what happens to the protagonist. The Main themes of the film are love, overcoming obstacles and doing what you believe is the right ...

English
f this be error and upon me proved/ I nevered writ, nor no man ever loved." What is the impact of these concluding lines from shakespeare's sonnet 116? 1. They underscore the fact that everyone makes mistakes 2. They underscore the fat that shakespeare is a writer 3.They ...

english : hamlet
How does Shakespeare link the ends of scenes to the beginnings?

English Hamlet
How does Shakespeare link the ends of scenes to the beginnings?

english
can anyone tell me the indivituality displayed by othello in the play by shakespeare?

English
In the Shakespeare play, The Taming of the Shrew, where does Petruchio live?

ENGLISH
What did "catch a cold" mean when Shakespeare first used it?

English
I have a Romeo & Juliet essay to be handed in 5 days from now. I mainly have to write about 'Act 3 Scene 1'. The structure paper tells me to 'Comment on the way Shakespeare contrasts the mood of this scene with the romantic atmosphere of the previous scene (Act 2 Scene 6)' I ...

English 9
Writing Prompt: You have been assigned the task of introducing Romeo and Juliet to a group of students with no experience of Shakespeare or Shakespearean Theater. With a partner or yourself, outline the points you want to make in your introduction and how you will analyze and ...

Hamlet!
What is the dramatic purpose of Scene IV? sorry Act 4 scene 4 This scene reminds Hamlet of his purpose. "Act IV, scene iv restores the focus of the play to the theme of human action. Hamlet’s encounter with the Norwegian captain serves to remind the reader of Fortinbras’s ...

English
Why did Maria play a trick on Malvolio? (Twelfth Night: Shakespeare)

English
i'm stuck on an essay can you help: "How does Shakespeare make Act3 Scene4 so dramatic?"

english
can someone tell me what the living conditions of Shakespeare's times were like

English
Hi Does anyone have ideas for creating images for shakespeare's play 'the tempest'? thanks

English
Write a note on the characterstic features of 'Hamlet' by william shakespeare.

Literature
Can Shakespeare really transfer successfully to the screen? 500 essay

english
what type of sentence is I hereby declare Tuesday Shakespeare Day.

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