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Shvoong Home>Books>Classic Literature>Summary of William Shakespeare’S- ‘Under the Greenwood Tree’ Review

Summary of William Shakespeare’S- ‘Under the Greenwood Tree’

Book Review   by:akso6o175     Original Author: Andy Kester Sawian
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‘Under the Greenwood Tree’ is taken from the comedy, ‘As you like it’. The singers are followers of a Duke who has been driven from his home by a wicked brother; they are now living in a forest, and their song shows that there is more peace and happiness in their present country life than in their previous life at the Duke’s palace.
                The singer invites any enthusiastic friends to come and take time to relax under the greenwood tree and turn any melodious note of the heart into the sweetest song that the sweetest bird can ever sing. The friend is free to sing like a bird. So anyone can come immediately towards the greenwood tree. Here one shall find no enemies but only the rough and cold weather of winter.
                 Whom does ambition work itself up to keep away (a place, person, object, etc.), from motives of dislike, caution, etc.; take pains to avoid, yet loves to live under the influence of the sun. The friend is free to seek the food he wishes to eat and be pleased with whatever he gets. Anyone who wishes to come to the greenwood tree are welcome to be present immediately. There are no mortal enemies here but only the rough cold weather of winter.

Published: June 23, 2010   
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  1. Answer  :    moral of the story is spend your life easily and find beauty of nature in greenwood place like a forest. Saturday, February 08, 2014
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  1. Answer  :    hello Thursday, January 02, 2014
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  1. Answer  :    no Sunday, September 15, 2013
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  1. Answer  :    The theme of the poem under the green wood tree is that social enemies are harder to face than that of natural enemies. Altaf Saturday, October 26, 2013
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  1. Answer  :    ok Sunday, March 02, 2014
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    very nice poem. thankyou for the summary

    1 Rating Monday, March 05, 2012
  2. 2. Naz

    thanks

    thanku sooo much really a great poem! :)

    1 Rating Tuesday, November 01, 2011
  3. 1. HARIS

    ENGLISH

    NICE POEM :)

    1 Rating Saturday, October 08, 2011
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