Emotions, Expressions, and Barriers of Communication in Shakespeare’s Seven Ages of Man
Keywords:Communication barriers, seven stage of man’s life, Shakespeare’s play
In his poem Seven Ages of Man, Shakespeare symbolized life as a stage and distributes it into seven stages on the basis of changes in man’s nature and behavior. The theme of poem is the cycle of life beginning from infancy to ending at dotage and death. This article aims to discuss barriers of communication in every phase of a man’ life. Shakespeare’s deep awareness and knowledge of human psychology are portrayed in the poem and it provides one with a comical and classical description of human behavior and nature. Causes of communication barriers are varied. The article highlights and all seven stages of man and discussed them in detail.