Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
William Shakespeare, The life, work and Time
Transcript of William Shakespeare, The life, work and Time
m The rediscovery of Rhyme, Rhythm, iambic pentameter, turn Stratford upon Avon Some topics, themes or ideas explored were The amazing man grew up in Love and romance Romeo & Juliet, A midsummer Nights Dream and Sonnet 18 During the Renaissance there was the break of the plague that killed 100,000 people. And Drama He created his amazing works in Old England Or more commonly known as.......... All of his famous plays were preformed here Shakespeare's Globe theater. Fairies and magic and witches There were many different rulers, and different religions that caused quite a stir. He wrote 100's of poems, plays and sonnets Religious or cultural situations were similar, there was the change in the church, there were the protestants and the Catholics. An economic topic was the inflation in prices under Queen Elizabeth meaning that many people were experiencing poverty. Shakespeare’s preferred writing style was very unique. He used Iambic Pentameter and terameter. He uses techniques such as Rhyme, Rhythm, Rhyming couplets, Blank verse and prose. He also uses metaphors, similes, oxymoron and paradox. He had a writing style like no other, his extraordinary skill and poetic imagination made him one of the most memorable poets of all time. He was an extremely significant part of the period and now. He created over 3,000 new words, many new sayings and phrases and used 29,066 unique words.Some of his phrases were ,catch a cold, heart of gold, and even" knock knock whose there"? All these phrases are used today. He helped develop the English language from the medieval and basic approach to literature and made it modern and what we use today He was a Catholic even through the change to protestant, they believed in supernatural beings, gods, magic and witches which had an influence on his writing , this is shown in A Mid Summer Nights Dream The renaissance had an impact on his writing because it enabled him to express himself and explore new techniques that he made his own.
He also was influenced by his family, his religion, society and his schooling. He amazing poems and plays created in the Renaissance period gained him the title as the man of words