Language

What's with this Shakespearean language?!?
Welcome tae yee auld world of Shakespere!!! and faries!!!

You may be interested to know that modern American probably has more in common with the sound of Shakespearean English than modern English does... can anyone work out why? (Post your suggestions below)

Similarly, it would be a worthwhile exercise to create a list of Shakespeare's words and give their modern equivalent... especially for the more common ones.

Thy - Ones self
Macbeth- Son of Life
Methinks- It seems to me