https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeW1eV7Oc5A

Feb 24, 2017 ... Botched rhymes, buried puns and a staged accent that sounds more Victorian than Elizabethan. No more! Use linguistic sleuthing to dig up the ...

https://www.npr.org/2012/03/24/149160526/shakespeares-accent-how-did-the-bard-really-sound

Mar 24, 2012 ... "To be or not to be" may be the question, but there's another question that's been nagging Shakespeare scholars for a long time: What did ...

https://www.britannica.com/story/what-did-shakespeare-sound-like

Apr 18, 2019 ... Shakespeare almost certainly didn't sound like John Gielgud, Laurence ... than he did a speaker of the English now associated with his native ...

http://www.openculture.com/2018/01/what-shakespeares-english-sounded-like-and-how-we-know.html

Jan 17, 2018 ... A common joke has Americans overawed by people with British accents. It's funny because it's partly true; Yanks can grant undue authority to ...

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/booknews/9143302/How-should-Shakespeare-really-sound.html

Oct 13, 2014 ... Listen: ever wondered how Shakespearean English was pronounced at the time ? Audio files from the British Library have the answer.

https://www.folger.edu/shakespeare-unlimited/original-pronunciation

When Shakespeare wrote his lines, and actors first spoke them, how did they say ... Folger Shakespeare Library, Geoff Oliver at the Sound Company in London, ...

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20180207-how-americans-preserved-british-english

Feb 8, 2018 ... Americans today pronounce some words more like Shakespeare than Brits ... Americans generally sound more like the Brits of several centuries ago. ... Elizabeth II is speaking in a more 'common' way than she once did, too).

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/clips/zgfjcwx

Ben Crystal stands at the site of the Rose Playhouse in London; the first purpose built theatre to stage Shakespeare's plays during his lifetime. Ben is an actor, ...

https://blog.oup.com/2016/11/shakespeare-originally-sound/

Nov 26, 2016 ... The first comprehensive description of Shakespearean original pronunciation ( OP), enabling practitioners to answer any queries about the ...

http://www.newsminer.com/features/our_town/at_the_library_column/shakespeare-s-accent-probably-sounded-more-american-than-modern-british/article_d121c6a8-b5b1-11e4-95a6-3f2ca64214d9.html

Feb 15, 2015 ... How did Shakespearean actors pronounce the Bard's words back then? ... “that the spoken English of Shakespeare's day was closer in sound ...