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Государственное бюджетное профессиональное образовательное учреждение Красногорский колледж Истринский филиал Презентация на тему: “Written word lives for centuries… Famous English writers” Выполнил: студент группы 12АМ-14И Жигунов Андрей Руководитель: Сатышева О.А. Contents • • • • • William Shakespeare Oscar Wilde Agatha Christie Conclusion List of sources Who doesn’t know foreign languages, knows nothing about mother tongue. (Goethe) William Shakespeare William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564, in Stratford – on – Avon. He wrote more than thirty plays. These are usually divided into four categories: histories, comedies, tragedies and romances. His best known works are: Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, Antony and Cleopatra. The most popular phrase till nowadays is: For never was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo. (Romeo and Juliet) Oscar Wilde Oscar Wilde was born on 16 October in 1854 in Dublin, Irish writer Oscar Wilde is best known for the novel The Picture of Dorian Gray. Besides this novel there are a lot of plays such as A woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, Lady Windermere’s Fan and of course his amazing tales The Nightingale and the Rose, The Happy Prince, The Selfish Giant, The Birthday of Infanta. The Canterville Ghost The Canterville Ghost is a popular short story widely adapted for the screen and stage. When I was a child it was my favourite cartoon. Agatha Christie Agatha Christie was born on September 15, 1890, in Torquay, England. She was a mystery writer who was one of the world’s top selling authors with works like Murder on the Orient Express and The Mystery of the Blue Train. Poirot and Marple are Christie’s most well – known detectives. Conclusion I have told you about authors whose works I have known since my childhood and still love them. Besides these outstanding writers, there are a lot of other talented authors whose contribution in English literature is great , such as: Charles Dickens, Charlotte Bronte, Bernard Shaw, Jane Austen and others. List of sources 1. biography.com 2. goodreads.com 3. English & American Literature/ авт.-сост. Н.Л. Утевская.-СПб.: Антология, 2008.-400с.