Monday, October 30, 2017

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Today is the birth anniversary of Richard Brinsley Sheridan, an Irish playwright, satirist and a parliamentarian . Known mostly for his satirical and humorous plays - 'The Rivals' and 'The School for Scandal' he created an immortal character like Mrs. Malaprop who makes use of wrong words with almost similar sounds. Malapropism became an accepted figure of speech.
Our humble tributes to the playwright !

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