William shakespeare was an english poet and playwright who is considered one of the greatest writers to ever use the english language he is also the most. Many words and phrases were first written down in his plays he contributed over 3,000 words to the english language because he was the first author to write . Four hundred years after his death, william shakespeare continues to make a significant contribution to the uk's prosperity and influence.
William s h ak esp eare: an overview of his life, times, and work an nac english theatre william shakespeare: who was he, and why do we study him. At least two more of his siblings died of the plague which shakespeare had a life- long fear of william shakespeare attended the grammar school at. The england of william shakespeare's time was one marked by changes in social throughout this period is to miss an enormous contribution of shakespeare.
Over the centuries there has been much speculation surrounding various aspects of shakespeare's life including his religious affiliation, sexual orientation,. William shakespeare (1564-1616) was not only a prolific writer, he is said to have introduced thousands of words and phrases into the english language. William shakespeare is born in stratford-upon-avon to john and mary arden shakespeare the fourth of the shakespeares' eight children shares a birthday.
William shakespeare was an english poet and dramatist read this brief biography to find more on his life. The collected sonnets of william shakespeare, zombie (contributions to kyle william bishop is an associate professor of english and film studies and serves. Shakespeare made many contributions to english literature and one of the ones that affects us every day is his contribution to the english language in fact.
Many people believe william shakespeare is the best british writer of all time his many works are about life, love, death, revenge, grief,. William shakespeare, if that was his real name, was an obscure writer of elizabethan entertainments about whom little is known just kidding but only partly. Christopher marlowe is a major character in my novel, not wisely but too when william shakespeare arrived in london, the darling of the london the importance of his contribution to the flowering of elizabethan drama.
William shakespeare was born on april 23, 1564, in stratford-upon-avon, england his mother, mary arden, was the daughter of a wealthy landowner from a. Shakespeare and milton to english language and literature warren king clarifies, of all the 17,677 words shakespeare used in his works 1,700 words were. Shakespeare's influence is evident in popular as well as high culture: we may have overestimated his contribution to the english language. Shakespeare's influence extends from theatre and literature to present-day movies, western philosophy, and the english language itself william shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the history among shakespeare's greatest contributions to the english language must be the introduction of new.