West, Gilian; Shakespeare, William's An approach to Shakespeare PDF

By West, Gilian; Shakespeare, William

ISBN-10: 0304330965

ISBN-13: 9780304330966

ISBN-10: 0304330981

ISBN-13: 9780304330980

ISBN-10: 1847142672

ISBN-13: 9781847142672

For lecturers, this instruction manual offers a way of introducing Shakespeare to scholars who're now not but able to take on a complete play and, even as, makes use of Shakespeare as a resource for realizing the heritage of language. all the scenes during this assortment (encompassing romance, conflict, slapstick and horror) is a quick, autonomous drama, and is by way of a suite of questions about concerns raised and the language used. The paintings bargains feedback for literary and theatrical functional work.

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Shall I prick him, Sir John? It were superfluous; for his apparel is built upon his back, and the whole frame stands upon pins. Prick him no more. Ha, ha, ha! You can do it sir, you can do it. I commend you well. Francis Feeble! Here, sir. What trade art thou, Feeble? A woman's tailor, sir. Shall I prick him, sir? You may; but if he had been a man's tailor, he'd ha' prick'd you. Wilt thou make as many holes in an enemy's battle as thou hast done in a woman's petticoat? I will do my good will, sir; you can have no more.

For night-owls shriek where mounting larks should sing. [horses [Exeunt those above] BOLINGBROKE What says his Majesty? NORTHUMBERLANDd Sorrow and grief of heart Make him speak fdndly, like a frantic man; Yet he is c6me. [Enter the King, and his attendants, below] BOLINGBROKE Stand all apart, And show fair duty to his Majesty. My gracious lord - [Kneels} Arrangement © Gilian West 1995. Multiple copies may be made by the purchasing institution or individual only. * Up, cousin, up; your heart is up, I know, [Touching his own head] Thus high at least, although your knee be low.

Why, then, take no note of him, but let him go; and presently call the rest of the watch together, and thank God you are rid of a knave. [[villain If he will not stand when he is bidden, he is none of the Prince's subjects. True, and they are to meddle with none but the Prince's subjects. You shall also make no noise in the streets; for for a watch to babble and to talk is most tolerable and not to be endured. We will rather sleep than talk; we know what belongs to a watch. Why, you speak like an ancient and most quiet watchman, for I cannot see how sleeping should offend; only, have a care that your bills be not stol'n.

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