Is Shakespeare Still Shakespeare If It’s in French?

Director Robert Carsen talks about his new French-language production of The Tempest. Michel Vuillermoz, Loic Corbery, and Georgia Scalliet in the Comédie Française production of The Tempest Vincent Pontet “It’s a uniquely complex play,” director Robert Carsen says, “and simple at the same time. It operates on so many levels. It’s one of the most extraordinary examples of … Lire la suite Is Shakespeare Still Shakespeare If It’s in French?

What 9 bizarre British expressions really mean…

To Americans, British English can seem like a completely different language than American English. Sneakers are trainers, garbage is rubbish, chips aren’t chips . But it’s not just words that differ, commons expressions do too. The infographic below, created by Sykes Cottages, explains the meaning behind nine phrases commonly used throughout the UK. Keep scrolling to increase your … Lire la suite What 9 bizarre British expressions really mean…