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King Lear

King Lear

  

by William Shakespeare

Analysis: Tough-o-Meter

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(7) Snow Line

We're not gonna lie, getting the hang of reading Elizabethan English can be a little rough at first. Once you've got the hang of Big Willy Shakespeare's language, though, reading Lear is a piece of cake. A very, very depressing piece of cake.

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