This week we celebrated William Shakespeare’s 451st birthday! In honor of the Bard and his overwhelming contribution to the English language, we created a quiz to help language lovers test their knowledge of Shakespearean English. Help us celebrate by sharing this fun quiz with your fans! (Embed… MORE →
Help us to celebrate National Poetry Month; share this poem with your friends! Christopher Poindexter is a contemporary poet and master of the social promotion of his art. His new book, Naked Human, is available on Amazon. Read more of his poetry daily by following him on… MORE →
The list is not, of course, exhaustive. There are some hundred or so False Friends in Shakespeare. Reading Shakespeare with any medium size etymological dictionary (e.g., Chambers) or a good Shakespeare glossary (e.g., Shakespeare’s Words) at hand, would be no bootless task but befriend you with Shakespearean False Friends, merely!
Help us to celebrate National Poetry Month; share this poem with your friends! “Underface” from Every Thing On It Shel Silverstein Underneath my outside face There’s a face that none can see. A little less smiley, A little less sure, But a whole lot more like me…. MORE →