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Here are some links to help deepen your understanding and appreciation of Shakespeare's plays and sonnets.
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Video SparkNotes: Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet summary

Check out Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet Video SparkNote: Quick and easy synopsis of the Shakespeare play, Romeo and Juliet. For more Romeo and Juliet resour...

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A nifty diagram of the characters in Romeo and Juliet, color coded to separate Montague from Capulet.

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Romeo and Juliet Balcony Scene Act 2 with Explanatory Notes

The balcony scene from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, with detailed explanatory notes.
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An annotated version of the famous balcony scene in Romeo and Juliet.

 

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Shakespeare: Original pronunciation

Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/english-language --- An introduction by David and Ben Crystal...
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2:50 listen to Shakespeare's writing read in modern pronunciation, then as it was pronounced originally 400 years ago. A great video for linguistics nerds! They talk about the kind of evidence researchers use to figure out how Londoners spoke 400 years ago.

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An infographic of Shakespeare's life.

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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

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This page is devoted to my pictures ofthe new Globe Theatre in London, England
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This site has great photos of the inside and outside of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, where Romeo and Juliet was performed.

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Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet - Analysis of the five stages of plot development in Romeo and Juliet

An analysis of the five stages of plot development in Romeo and Juliet - exposition, complication, rising action, denouement, from Shakespeare Online.
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This plot analysis will help you think of the plot in terms of Freytag's pyramid.

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Words Shakespeare Invented

The following is a list of some of the words Shakespeare coined and where they can be found, from Shakespeare Online.
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Without Shakespeare, you couldn't talk about majestic puking eyeballs.

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