[Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour

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Summary × Twisted Tales from Shakespeare ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Having blown a fuse together with introductions uestions appendices and other critical apparatus inte. Irresistible Seriously Shakespeare shouldn t be taken as seriously as he tends be After all he knew how to have pun with words Richard Armour also knows his way around puns and takes on HamletMacbethA Midsummer Night s Dream Romeo and JulietThe Merchant of Venice and Othello and paraphrases these well known plays with wit and plenty of wordplayA gem of amusement of both students and scholars A four only because some of the punnery became a wee bit extreme I can laugh at Shakespeare just so much I am a Bardinator after all mocking him becomes a fine line Birthday pun with words Richard Armour also knows his way around Soonish Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve andor Ruin Everything puns and takes on HamletMacbethA Midsummer Night s Dream Romeo and JulietThe Merchant of Venice and Othello and Discordia paraphrases these well known Stage Mum plays with wit and Sweet Mandarin punnery became a wee bit extreme I can laugh at Shakespeare just so much I am a Bardinator after all mocking him becomes a fine line

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Summary × Twisted Tales from Shakespeare ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Nded to contribute to a clearer misunderstanding of the subject Twistfully illustrated by Campbell Gra. I found this funny enough that I laughed aloud a few times I highly recommend reading the complete works of Shakespeare before reading this book Also you should join a conspiracy theory regarding the actual authorship of the plays attributed to Shakespeare take three or four classes on the various plays read up on the life of Shakespeare Wikipedia is insufficient even if you improve the entry with learned edits learn the details of Shakespearean signature verifications dotted S and all and have any residual ire over possible dishonorment of Shakespeare s genius surgically removed The prep is definitely worth the result I d rate this book 379 rounding up to a four Birthday plays attributed to Shakespeare take three or four classes on the various Soonish Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve andor Ruin Everything plays read up on the life of Shakespeare Wikipedia is insufficient even if you improve the entry with learned edits learn the details of Shakespearean signature verifications dotted S and all and have any residual ire over Discordia possible dishonorment of Shakespeare s genius surgically removed The Stage Mum prep is definitely worth the result I d rate this book 379 rounding up to a four

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Summary × Twisted Tales from Shakespeare ↠ E-book, or Kindle E-pub From the title page in which Shakespeare's best known plays are presented in a new light the old light. Richard Armour clearly loves the work of Shakespeare and knows it well In Twisted Tales from Shakespeare he turns his talents to the mockery of six of Shakespeare s most famous plays along with the sonnetsThe results are not to be missed Here is Armour on A Midsummer Night s Dreamuite obviously A Midsummer Night s Dream was written for the court where people could be ordered to attend The central theme it is often pointed out is the irrational nature of love but let us not overlook the possibility of the irrational nature of Shakespeare And what the reader may ask of the characters If they seem a bit wooden it may be that Shakespeare wished them to feel at home in the forest where most of the action takes placeFollowed by this gemAn odd lot of people are assembled in Peter uince s carpenter shop in another part of Athens They are uince Nick Bottom a weaver especially when he is drunk Francis Flute a bellows mender Robert Starveling a tailor and Tom Snout a tinker though we are not told what he tinks about Also in the company naturally enough is Snug a joiner If the names of these people seem rather peculiar one must remember as Shakespeare didn t that they are GreeksI think this next one though is the one that gives the best sense of what it s like to read ArmourI ll run from thee Helena and hide me in the brakes threatens Demetrius The brakes will stop her he thinks to himself cunninglySome of the best laughs come from the study uestions Here s the last one on A Midsummer Night s Dream10 Suggest a appropriate title for this play For instance Much Ado about Nothing Or All s Well That EndsOK I can t resist one study uestion this one on Romeo and Juliet9 After viewing the corpses of Romeo and Juliet express your candid opinion of the critic who said that at the close of the play both hero and heroine are stronger and finer than at the beginning


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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour I am for you cries Tybalt trying to mix Romeo up being really against him Lady Macbeth rubs her hands with Glee a Scottis

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour Richard Armour Í 9 Read & Download Read ï E-book, or Kindle E-pub Í Richard Armour Richard Armour clearly loves the work of Shakespeare and knows it well In Twisted Tales from Shakespeare he turns his talents to the mockery of six of Shakespeare's most famous plays along with the sonnetsThe results are not to be mi

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour Free read Twisted Tales from Shakespeare When I was a high school sopho I was desperate They were having us read Shakespeare Hamlet I believe To me the Bard's plays were to be experienced not read But this was the early 70's and we didn't have the internet We had Cliff Notes but when I read them they weren't any better Then I found this lovely silly irreverent book in the bookstore and suddenly much of what Shakespeare wrote made sense My teacher noticed that I was part

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    Free read Twisted Tales from Shakespeare [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour Richard Armour Í 9 Read & Download In brief Shakespeare’s greatest hits told by an English major who’s only sort of paid attention and never leaves a pun unturnedThoughts This is pretty relentlessly silly but it still gets at the crux of the plays or at least makes good points about traditional interpretations of them It’s not something I’d recommend to a Shakespear

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    Richard Armour Í 9 Read & Download [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour Irresistible Seriously Shakespeare shouldn’t be taken as seriously as he tends be After all he knew how to have pun with words Richard Armour also knows his way around puns and takes on HamletMacbethA Midsummer Night’s Dream Romeo and JulietThe Merchant of Venice and Othello and paraphrases these well known plays with wit and plenty of wordplayA gem of amusement of both students and scholars A four only because some of the punnery becam

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour Fun pun laden and sometimes cringeworthy This was great brain candy

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    Richard Armour Í 9 Read & Download [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour My English teacher handed this to me right after our class finished Hamlet I soon garnered a lot of sideways glances from people who were in her room to work on essays because I was in the corner giggling like a lunatic I promptly rea

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour A recent Goodwill find I LOVE Armour's silliness I remember using this book when I student taughta 21 year old teaching 18 year olds I had one class of gifted kids a couple of 'traditional' college bound and one class of 'sweathogs' kids who HAD to pass English only three years were reuired so most kids didn't even take English 4 or they wouldn't graduate One boy read 80 words a minute and one boy ONLY came to

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour I found this funny; enough that I laughed aloud a few times I highly recommend reading the complete works of Shakespeare before reading this book Also you should join a conspiracy theory regarding the actual authorship of the plays attributed to Shakespeare take three or four classes on the various plays read up on the lif

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    [Twisted Tales from Shakespeare] New ¹ Richard Armour This book is a great way to introduce novice students to Shakespeare Richard Armour is witty and he gives the substance of the story somehow including the feelings students or anyone brought up in 20 th and 21st century migh

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  • Paperback
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  • Twisted Tales from Shakespeare
  • Richard Armour
  • English
  • 08 February 2020
  • 9780070022522