This interactive version of Romeo and Juliet can help students read and understand the play. There are numerous links in every act that explain Shakespearean words and provide pictures and videos to help you get a visual of what is happening.
"Some people question whether Shakespeare really wrote the works that bear his name – or whether he even existed at all. Could it be true that the greatest writer in the English language was as fictional as his plays?" This video shows how a linguistic tool called stylometry might shed light on the...
“You’re a fishmonger!” By taking a closer look at Shakespeare’s words, specifically his insults, we see why he is known as a master playwright whose works transcend time and appeal to audiences all over the world. (site)
This video does an excellent job of explaining iambic pentameter and Shakespeare's language. This peek into the rhythm of his words reveals a poet deeply rooted in the way people spoke in his time — and still speak today.