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Foreign Languages in Shakespeare

 

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 23.004  Thursday, 5 January 2012

 

From:         Annie Martirosyan < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >

Date:         January 3, 2012 2:34:14 PM EST

Subject:      Re: SHAKSPER: Foreign Languages

 

Ron Severdia < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it > asked, 

 

>Is there any resource or book available on the use of foreign languages >throughout Shakespeare's works? I recall seeing something a long time >ago that identified all the usage of any non-English words in the canon, >but can't remember what it was.

 

Yes, there is. Go to the List of Themes and find "Languages and Dialects". http://shakespeareswords.com/Topics-List.aspx

 

Cheers,

Annie

 

[Editor’s Note: If you are not familiar with David and Ben Crystal’s Shakespeare's Words web site, you owe it to yourself to visit it: http://shakespeareswords.com/Default.aspx. -HMC]

 
 

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