Like Precalculus and Newton's laws, Shakespeare's plays are among the most groaned-about high school topics, begetting the complaint: "When will I ever need to know about this in real life?" Turns out, pretty often. History, Reading, William Shakespeare, English Language, Quote, Book, Williams Shakespeare, Plays, People
The History of the English Language in a short, funny movie. Great on the first day of school when I ask them, "Why do you think four years of English class is necessary? What is the purpose of teaching English?"
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14 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Margaret Atwood - An interview with one to Canada's best known authors - Found via Buzzfeed
Who Invented More New Words? A comparison by Flavorwire (and linguist Vivian Cook). Words in bold are just ones the Flavorwire staff found amusing.