Shakespeare and the Ulster dialect
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Shakespeare and the Ulster dialect by Byers, John William Sir.

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Published by [s.n.] in Belfast .
Written in English


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Statementby Sir John Byers.
The Physical Object
Pagination11p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17292871M

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Ulster English (Ulster Scots: Ulstèr Inglis, Irish: Béarla Ulaidh, also called Northern Hiberno-English or Northern Irish English) is a major variety of English spoken in most of the Irish province of Ulster and throughout Northern dialect has been influenced by the Ulster Irish and Scots languages, the latter of which was brought over by Scottish settlers during the Plantation.   I haven't read Shakespeare for a very long time. But this book makes me want to pick up the old bard again! I think he would smile all the way through this "slightly irreverent," delightful, and very creative ABC book for grown-ups. I did, and so did my daughter. Both the /5(9). Shakespeare actually used language, and the meanings he intended. Key words: Authorship, Biography, Dialect, Shakespeare, Warwickshire Short Title: Shakespeare and Warwickshire Dialect 1. Introduction: collaboration, biography and authorship When Shakespeare scholars address each other on the subject of authorship, they tend to do so entirely. Macbeth, hands down, should be number one as it is the best of Shakespeare's works (at least in my opinion). I have read 5 of the works listed (as I am only in high school and haven't had the vocabulary or analysis skills to read more earlier).

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