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Write briefly about the contributions of William Shakespeare to English literature.
His influences on theatreIt cannot be denied that William Shakespeare had a great influence on Englishtheatre. He has not only created some famous plays in English literature such asMacbeth, Hamlet and Othello but he has also transformed English theater by expandingexpectations about what could be accomplished through characterization, plot, action,language and genre. For example, in Romeo and Juliet, he mixed tragedy and comedytogether in order to create a genre of romantic tragedy. His contributions on theatre hadhelped raise the popularity of theater. Besides, his plays were admired by those who areseeking pure entertainment.Development of blank verseShakespeare’s blank verse was one of his greatest contributions to Englishliterature. The dialogues in his plays were written in verse form and followed by adecasyllabic rule. He experimented with many of his plays and so many scholarsbelieved he was still learning from his own mistakes. He kept experimenting with mostof his works. The development of the blank verse showed he had achieved some formof maturity in his works.Blank verse is a literary device defined as un-rhyming verse written in iambicpentameter. William Shakespeare used the blank verse throughout his writing careerand was able to experiment and perfect it.
Ideology of humanism was created by William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare had created a new period to English literature. He against

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