Skip to main content

Shakespeare - The History of English (3/10)

Overall rating 5 out of 55 (1 rating)

Last updated 05 December 2012, created 07 August 2012, viewed 4,587

This video shows us that Shakespeare invented over 2000 new words and phrases like eyeball, anchovy and puppy. This video is part of a playlist (see 'for pupils' below)

Downloads and web links

Need help viewing resource files?

Classification

Reviews (1)

Please provide a rating.

Add a review
Cancel
Comment Report or delete comment Rating

Like the entire series, these videos are such fun! This one would be great to use as a starter / intro to Shakespeare and / or work on the history of English.

from TESEnglish, 05 December 2012. Member of the TES Panel.
(report comment) 5 out of 5 Recommended
Report a problem with this resource

Contributed by

The Open University"s avatarThe Open University

Specialist subjects
Other Subject
Statistics
This user has contributed 197 resources which have been viewed 76,353 times.
Follow
Most popular resources by this author