Understanding the Old English Language of Shakespeare-
The play is written in poetry and prose
1) Some of the poetry is written in Poetry and Prose- but poetry doesn't always have to rhyme.
2) The poetry is the bits where all the lines are roughly the same length, and each line starts with a capital letter. It looks a bit like this:
3) Some bits of the play are in prose- prose is in normal sentences without any set rhythm.
4) Common characters, like the Nurse usually…