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Beyond The Head

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Grammar

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2003

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...Overview Verb phrases are structurally far less predictable than noun phrases: a large number of optional elements may or may not appear, and when they do appear they are often highly mobile within the clause. Furthermore...

The Language Of Genre

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare and Language : Reason, Eloquence and Artifice in the Renaissance

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2010

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... the identification of genres entirely independently of ‘content’. See Jonathan Hope and Michael Witmore...

The verb phrase head

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Grammar

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2003

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... -en -th zero giving the men hopes, the men hopen, the men hopeth and the men hope. By the Early Modern period, zero (the men hope) has established itself as the default form, but -es, -th and -en can still be found...

Introduction

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Grammar

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2003

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... hope that this system will allow the different types of users to get the most from this grammar. Readers will find that the two parts of the grammar (‘The Noun Phrase’ and ‘The Verb Phrase’) each begin with an ‘Overview’ section, giving...

Adaptations and Musicals

Jonathan Croall

Jonathan Croall is a distinguished biographer and theatre historian. He is the author of over twenty books, notably the acclaimed biographies John Gielgud: Matinee Idol to Movie Star (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama) and Sybil Thorndike: A Star of Life. His other titles include The Coming of Godot: A Short History of a Masterpiece (short-listed for the 2005 Theatre Book Prize); The Wit and Wisdom (and Gaffes) of John Gielgud and In Search of Gielgud: A Biographer's Tale; two collections of his theatre journalism, Buzz Buzz! Playwrights, Actors and Directors at the National Theatre and Closely Observed Theatre: From the National to the Old Vic; and three books in the series The National Theatre at Work - Hamlet Observed, Peter Hall's 'Bacchai', and Inside the Molly House. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Buzz Buzz! : Playwrights, Actors and Directors at the National Theatre

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2008

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... to make, I think. It’s a complex work, but it’s being done very simply, indeed very naked – except they’ll be wearing clothes. I hope we’ve done some justice to the texture of the book: that’s all one can possibly hope to do.’...

Fritters of English: Variation and Linguistic Judgement

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare and Language : Reason, Eloquence and Artifice in the Renaissance

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2010

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... Shakespeare’s echoes of Golding elsewhere have this intensely involved quality: they are genuine transformations of moods and situations rather than simple allusions. Jonathan Bate argues that Edgar also draws on Golding in this scene when his...

Rupert Street Lonely Hearts Club

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Jonathan Harvey

~playauthor~Written by~ Jonathan Harvey

Methuen Drama, 1999

Contemporary Dramatists

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Acts: 2, Scenes: 7, Roles: Total (5), Female (2), Male (3), Unassigned (0)

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...Jonathan Harvey’s heart-wrenching and hilarious play is about five people who are irrational, lonely, loving, a little bit crazy, and very real. In the middle flat at 15 Rupert Street lives Shaun, a hairdresser whose...

Pre-Head Elements: Determiners

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare’s Grammar

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2003

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... or possession (by possessive pronouns such as thy and my, and possessive noun phrases of the type ‘Jonathan’s book’). This overview section gives an account of determiner behaviour common to Early Modern English and Present-day English...

Ideas about Language in Shakespeare 1: Discourse, Artifice and Silence

Jonathan Hope

Dr Jonathan Hope is Reader in Literary Linguistics at Strathclyde University. and is author of Shakespeare’s Grammar (Arden, 2003). He is a leading expert in his field and Linguistic Advisor to the Arden Shakespeare. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Shakespeare and Language : Reason, Eloquence and Artifice in the Renaissance

Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, 2010

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... and discourse’: Implore her, in my voice, that she make friends To the strict deputy: bid herself assay him. I have great hope in that. For in her youth There is a prone and speechless dialect Such as move men; beside, she hath prosperous art When she...

Modern American Drama

Jonathan Croall

Jonathan Croall is a distinguished biographer and theatre historian. He is the author of over twenty books, notably the acclaimed biographies John Gielgud: Matinee Idol to Movie Star (Bloomsbury Methuen Drama) and Sybil Thorndike: A Star of Life. His other titles include The Coming of Godot: A Short History of a Masterpiece (short-listed for the 2005 Theatre Book Prize); The Wit and Wisdom (and Gaffes) of John Gielgud and In Search of Gielgud: A Biographer's Tale; two collections of his theatre journalism, Buzz Buzz! Playwrights, Actors and Directors at the National Theatre and Closely Observed Theatre: From the National to the Old Vic; and three books in the series The National Theatre at Work - Hamlet Observed, Peter Hall's 'Bacchai', and Inside the Molly House. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Buzz Buzz! : Playwrights, Actors and Directors at the National Theatre

Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2008

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... audiences because of its particular focus, because his plays often deal with the kind of pressures that are intrinsic to family life. Willy’s agonising hopes and aspirations for his eldest son Biff provide a classic example of the kind...