The Sounds of Shakespeare’s Language
Each of these posts will address some (hopefully useful) aspect of Shakespeare’s language: iambic pentameter (and what it’s for!), caesurae, operative words, and the sound of the language itself. Enjoy!
- Learn about the rhythm of Shakespeare’s plays and poetry.
- Which words are the most important in a line? Here’s how to tell.
- It’ s as much fun to find as it is to say!