Tag: early-modern-english

12 Why do some sentences have "thy" instead of "the"? 2013-02-23T10:02:46.207

11 Grammar of Polonius, Act 2, Scene 2, Hamlet 2014-10-22T10:30:12.780

6 Help parsing excerpt from Shakespeare's comedy "Love's Labour's Lost" 2015-01-28T18:27:07.083

5 What does "do't" mean? 2013-03-16T03:35:11.787

4 What does 'scape mean in this quote by Shakespeare? 2013-03-16T22:17:46.253

3 What does "thou art come unto a feast of death" mean? 2017-05-30T02:27:36.113

3 What does "subtle wisdom" mean? 2018-11-01T22:14:45.840

2 Need clarification on this sentence 2014-12-06T06:32:44.757

2 Why -th and -eth are followed after verbs? 2016-08-17T08:15:19.653

2 Meaning of "Unlooked for joy in that I honor most" in a sonnet by Shakespeare 2017-01-17T15:26:56.587

1 What does this quote mean? 2014-04-10T12:14:44.040

1 “There need none. . .” in modern usage 2014-08-07T12:55:28.717

1 What does William Shakespeare mean by "murder, though it have no tongue, will speak."? 2018-05-13T13:18:17.753

1 "harden ignorance in contempt" and "distinguish desert" 2018-12-09T13:33:00.770

1 Meaning of an expression from 'Spider-Man(2002)' movie? 2020-06-30T08:02:53.717

0 What does the phrase “An anchor's cheer...” mean? 2013-03-17T01:58:59.870

0 Grammar of Othello, Lines 442-450, Act 3, Scene 3, Othello 2014-10-31T07:31:34.443

0 Where should I use "told" and "said"? 2017-12-26T03:39:28.523

0 Are these two words,'rampallian' and 'fustilarian',common to English native speakers? 2018-08-08T17:37:49.487

0 How would you interpret the meaning of "dreadful" in "dreadful secrecy" here? 2020-04-13T12:04:36.987

0 those higher virtues of which, rendered without, one verily may sag 2020-07-08T12:23:58.427

0 By before reflexive pronoun 2020-07-26T02:31:36.313

0 Woudn't usage: Wouldn't vs didn't ,wouldn't vs will not, wouldn't vs doesn't 2020-09-01T23:35:17.217