William Shakespeare

The Tempest – Summary

The Tempest is the play used by Shakespeare to convey the importance of happiness in life and the best way to achieve it is not by taking revenge but by granting forgiveness to your enemies. Short Summary The Tempest contains one main plot and three sub-plots, all of which have been woven into the main …

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Four Types of Shakespeare’s Plays

The plays of Shakespeare can broadly be put under four categories i.e. the comedies, the tragedies, the romances and the history plays. Tragedies Shakespeare’s tragedies are among the most powerful studies of human nature in all literature and appropriately stand as the greatest achievements of his dramatic artistry. Attention understandably has focused on his unforgettable …

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Sonnet 18 by Shakespeare

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?Thou art more lovely and more temperate:Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,And summer’s lease hath all too short a date;Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines,And often is his gold complexion dimm’d;And every fair from fair sometime declines,By chance or nature’s changing course untrimm’d;But …

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Shakespeare’s Sonnets

Shakespeare’s Sonnets, is a collection of poems in sonnet form written by William Shakespeare that deal with such themes as love, beauty, politics, and mortality. They were probably written over a period of several years. The form consists of three quatrains and a couplet. The couplet generally introduced an unexpected sharp thematic or imagistic “turn” …

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Othello by William Shakespeare

Brabantio, the rich senator of Venice, had a fair daughter, the gentle Desdemona. She was sought to by divers suitors, both on account of her many virtuous qualities and for her rich expectations. But among the suitors of her own clime and complexion she saw none whom she could affect, for this noble lady, who …

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