Can you spot words and phrases Shakespeare invented?

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Can you spot words and phrases Shakespeare invented?

The first folio of Shakespeare’s collected works is displayed at Christie’s in London. Published in 1623 the first folio contains 36 plays.

Can you spot words and phrases Shakespeare invented?

The first folio of Shakespeare’s collected works is displayed at Christie’s in London. Published in 1623 the first folio contains 36 plays.
Answers to the Shakespeare game

Here are the 30 words that were tucked into the story on Page 6B, plus the plays they came from. The words are organized by paragraph.
monumental (“Troilus and Cressida”), full circle (“King Lear”).flaming youth (“Hamlet”), excitement (“Hamlet”), brave new world (“The Tempest”), lie low (“Much Ado About Nothing”), countless (“Titus Andronicus”), bedazzled (“The Taming of the Shrew”), be-all and the end-all (“Macbeth”).critical (“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”), laughable (“The Merchant of Venice”), majestic (“Julius Caesar”), mind’s eye (“Hamlet”), too much of a good thing (“As You Like It”), suspicious (“Henry VI”).wild-goose chase (“Romeo and Juliet”), budge an inch (“The Taming of the Shrew”), naked truth (“Love’s Labor’s Lost”), melted into thin air (“The Tempest”).truth will out (“The Merchant of Venice”).as good luck would have it (“The Merry Wives of Windsor”).zany (“Love’s Labor’s Lost”), gloomy (“Henry VI”), faint-hearted (“Henry VI”), in such a pickle (“The Tempest”), puking (“As You Like It”), hint (“Othello”), hurry (“Henry VI”), for goodness’ sake (“Henry VIII”), the game’s afoot (“Henry V”).

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