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Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10)

Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10)

The History of English in ten minutes. Chapter 3: Shakespeare, or a plaque on both his houses. As the dictionary tells us about 2000 new words and phrases were invented by William Shakespeare. He gave us handy words like eyeball, puppy dog and anchovy and more show-offy words like dauntless, besmirch and lacklustre. He came …