Critical Analysis of William Shakespeare’s Sonnet 2

SONNET 2

When forty winters shall beseige thy brow, 
And dig deep trenches in thy beauty’s field,
Thy youth’s proud livery, so gazed on now, 
Will be a tatter’d weed, of small worth held: 
Then being ask’d where all thy beauty lies, 
Where all the treasure of thy lusty days, 
To say, within thine own deep-sunken eyes,  Continue reading

Discuss Twelfth Night by shakespeare as a romantic comedy.

William shakespeare has written a number of romantic comedy. Twelfth Night is one of the finest romantic comedies. we know that a romantic comedy is a play in which romantic elements are mixed with comic elements. It is a form of comedy which deals with love. Love at first sight is often its main theme. Generally a romantic comedy starts with some problems but it ends with happy. Twelfth is a typical romantic comedy by shakespeare.It has some elements which give the play a romantic air. It is romantic in its setting and theme. So twelfth Night is a romantic comedy. Continue reading

Cosider Mackbeth is a tragic hero in “Mackbeth” by shakespeare

    Mackbeth written by william shakespeare is one of the greatest tragedy of the world.It is also one of four pure tragedy of william shakespeare.Mackbeth is the central figure of this tragedy. He is considered to a tragig hero. But we find many characters which are unmacthed to be a tragic hero. Mackbeth is the cruel and tyranical. He seems to be a butcher.yet he posses some heroic qualities which make him tragedy without cruelty and tyranny. Actually, the hero of shakespeare is an exceptional person. Continue reading

Shakespeare’s Sonnet 130

                              Sonnet 130

My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun;

Coral is far more red than her lips’ red;

If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun;

If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head.

I have seen roses damask’d, red and white,

But no such roses see I in her cheeks; 

And in some perfumes is there more delight Continue reading

Style analysis about – Lady Macbeth tries to calm Macbeth.

Lady Macbeth tries to calm Macbeth.

In this scene we have observed that, after murdering King Duncan and grooms (male servants) Macbeth returns to his wife. Not surprisingly, he is disturbed by the experience.

Verse Structure: The two main protagonists of the play speak in verse in contrast with the prose of less important characters. Lady Macbeth has just been soliloquying in verse at the point when Macbeth appears. Continue reading

Demerits of Shakespeare

Demerits of Shakespeare

Like merits Johnson brings some demerits in the writing/works of Shakespeare.

1. Virtue (morality) scarified to convince (usefulness): The first defect in Shakespeare is that he sacrifices virtue to please than to instruct. So, he seems to write without any moral purpose. Continue reading

Merits of Shakespeare

Merits of Shakespeare

1. Shakespeare is a poet of nature; though in his works he has reflected life. Other dramatists present fabulous characters which confuse our imagination. But in Shakespeare’s plays we meet human sentiments in human language. Continue reading

Critical Analysis of Shakespeare’s Sonnet 01

SONNET 1 

William Shakespeare

 

From fairest creatures we desire increase,
That thereby beauty’s rose might never die,
But as the riper should by time decease,
His tender heir might bear his memory:
But thou, contracted to thine own bright eyes,
Feed’st thy light’s flame with self-substantial fuel,
Making a famine where abundance lies,
Thyself thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel. Continue reading