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Did People Really Talk Like That? Shakespeare's Language
Session 1 of four on Shakespeare's Language:
What is poetry for?
Is it Verse or Prose?
Rhetorical devices rooted in meaning: Metaphor and Simile.
Session 2: rhetorical devices rooted in sound: Onomatopoeia, Meter, and Rhythm.
Session 3; repetition of sounds; rhetorical devices rooted in structure.
Session 4: variation in speech; "Did Shakespeare's audience get it all?"
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