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The Resource 'Think on my words' : exploring Shakespeare's language, David Crystal

'Think on my words' : exploring Shakespeare's language, David Crystal

Label
'Think on my words' : exploring Shakespeare's language
Title
'Think on my words'
Title remainder
exploring Shakespeare's language
Statement of responsibility
David Crystal
Title variation
Exploring Shakespeare's language
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crystal, David
Dewey number
822.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3072
LC item number
.C79 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • English language
Target audience
adult
Label
'Think on my words' : exploring Shakespeare's language, David Crystal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 10
  • Pronouns
  • 193
  • Word order
  • 199
  • 9
  • 'Hear sweet discourse': Shakespearean conversation
  • 207
  • Verse and prose
  • 208
  • Metre in discourse
  • Style myth
  • 219
  • Varieties of language
  • 221
  • A legal example
  • 224
  • Epilogue - 'Your daring tongue': Shakespearean creativity
  • 230
  • Appendix
  • An A-to-Z of Shakespeare's false friends
  • 234
  • 15
  • 2
  • 'Now, sir, what is your text?' Knowing the sources
  • 22
  • Texts
  • 22
  • Printing
  • 27
  • 1
  • Manuscripts?
  • 31
  • Shakespeare's language?
  • 40
  • 3
  • 'In print I found it': Shakespearean graphology
  • 42
  • Alphabet
  • 43
  • Capitalization
  • 'You speak a language that I understand not': myths and realities
  • 48
  • Space-savers
  • 53
  • Spelling
  • 58
  • 4
  • 'Know my stops': Shakespearean punctuation
  • 64
  • Exclamation marks
  • 72
  • 1
  • Parentheses
  • 78
  • Apostrophes
  • 83
  • Italics
  • 88
  • Inverted commas
  • 94
  • Hyphens
  • 96
  • Quantity myth
  • 5
  • 'Speak the speech': Shakespearean phonology
  • 100
  • Way they said it
  • 101
  • Prosody
  • 105
  • Why pentameters?
  • 112
  • 6
  • 2
  • 'Trippingly upon the tongue': Shakespearean pronunciation
  • 125
  • Evidence
  • 130
  • Insights
  • 143
  • 7
  • 'Think on my words': Shakespearean vocabulary
  • 146
  • Easy words
  • Invention myth
  • 147
  • Metrical constraints
  • 150
  • Difficult words
  • 152
  • False friends
  • 156
  • Old and new words
  • 159
  • Coinages
  • 8
  • 161
  • Clusters
  • 165
  • Repetitions
  • 168
  • Signposts
  • 171
  • Collocations
  • 173
  • 8
  • Translation myth
  • 'Talk of a noun and a verb': Shakespearean grammar
  • 178
  • Similarities and differences
  • 181
  • Nouns
  • 184
  • Adjectives
  • 186
  • Verbs
  • 188
Control code
ocn166382287
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780521700351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
822.33 HACRT ; P ; XX-N ; R0809INGRAM ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 166382287
  • (Sirsi) 166382287
  • (OCoLC)166382287
Label
'Think on my words' : exploring Shakespeare's language, David Crystal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 10
  • Pronouns
  • 193
  • Word order
  • 199
  • 9
  • 'Hear sweet discourse': Shakespearean conversation
  • 207
  • Verse and prose
  • 208
  • Metre in discourse
  • Style myth
  • 219
  • Varieties of language
  • 221
  • A legal example
  • 224
  • Epilogue - 'Your daring tongue': Shakespearean creativity
  • 230
  • Appendix
  • An A-to-Z of Shakespeare's false friends
  • 234
  • 15
  • 2
  • 'Now, sir, what is your text?' Knowing the sources
  • 22
  • Texts
  • 22
  • Printing
  • 27
  • 1
  • Manuscripts?
  • 31
  • Shakespeare's language?
  • 40
  • 3
  • 'In print I found it': Shakespearean graphology
  • 42
  • Alphabet
  • 43
  • Capitalization
  • 'You speak a language that I understand not': myths and realities
  • 48
  • Space-savers
  • 53
  • Spelling
  • 58
  • 4
  • 'Know my stops': Shakespearean punctuation
  • 64
  • Exclamation marks
  • 72
  • 1
  • Parentheses
  • 78
  • Apostrophes
  • 83
  • Italics
  • 88
  • Inverted commas
  • 94
  • Hyphens
  • 96
  • Quantity myth
  • 5
  • 'Speak the speech': Shakespearean phonology
  • 100
  • Way they said it
  • 101
  • Prosody
  • 105
  • Why pentameters?
  • 112
  • 6
  • 2
  • 'Trippingly upon the tongue': Shakespearean pronunciation
  • 125
  • Evidence
  • 130
  • Insights
  • 143
  • 7
  • 'Think on my words': Shakespearean vocabulary
  • 146
  • Easy words
  • Invention myth
  • 147
  • Metrical constraints
  • 150
  • Difficult words
  • 152
  • False friends
  • 156
  • Old and new words
  • 159
  • Coinages
  • 8
  • 161
  • Clusters
  • 165
  • Repetitions
  • 168
  • Signposts
  • 171
  • Collocations
  • 173
  • 8
  • Translation myth
  • 'Talk of a noun and a verb': Shakespearean grammar
  • 178
  • Similarities and differences
  • 181
  • Nouns
  • 184
  • Adjectives
  • 186
  • Verbs
  • 188
Control code
ocn166382287
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780521700351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
822.33 HACRT ; P ; XX-N ; R0809INGRAM ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 166382287
  • (Sirsi) 166382287
  • (OCoLC)166382287

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