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Search phrase: forty

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Antony and CleopatraAC II.ii.234Hop forty paces through the public street;Hop forty Paces through the publicke streete,
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.83A ring he hath of mine worth forty ducats,A Ring he hath of mine worth fortie Duckets, 
The Comedy of ErrorsCE IV.iii.96For forty ducats is too much to lose.For fortie Duckets is too much to loose. 
CoriolanusCor III.i.242.1I could beat forty of them.I could beat fortie of them.
HamletHam II.ii.364while my father lived give twenty, forty, fifty, a hundredwhile my Father liued; giue twenty, forty, an hundred
HamletHam V.i.265I loved Ophelia. Forty thousand brothersI lou'd Ophelia; fortie thousand Brothers
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.iii.81of my grandfather's worth forty mark.of my Grand-fathers, worth fortie marke.
Henry IV Part 11H4 III.iii.101of forty pound apiece, and a seal-ring of myof fortie pound apeece, and a Seale-Ring of my
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.130.2Forty let it be.Forty let it be,
Henry IV Part 22H4 III.ii.226cannot help herself. You shall have forty, sir.cannot helpe her selfe: you shall haue fortie, sir.
Henry VH5 IV.iv.14Moy shall not serve: I will have forty moys,Moy shall not serue, I will haue fortie Moyes:
Henry VI Part 11H6 I.iii.91I myself fight not once in forty year.I my selfe fight not once in fortie yeere.
Henry VIIIH8 II.iii.89How tastes it? Is it bitter? Forty pence, no.How tasts it? Is it bitter? Forty pence, no:
Henry VIIIH8 III.ii.253Within these forty hours Surrey durst betterWithin these fortie houres, Surrey durst better
Henry VIIIH8 V.iv.51see from far some forty truncheoners draw to hersee from farre, some forty Truncheoners draw to her
King Edward IIIE3 I.i.62Repair to France within these forty days,Repaire to France within these forty daies,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.v.56Behold, my liege, this knight and forty mo,Behold my liege, this knight and fortie mo,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.41No less than forty thousand wicked eldersNo lesse than fortie thousand wicked elders,
King Edward IIIE3 IV.vi.42Have forty lean slaves this day stoned to death.Haue fortie leane slaues this daie stoned to death.
King Edward IIIE3 V.i.110With forty other serviceable knights,With fortie other seruicable knights,
King LearKL I.iv.39back forty-eight.backe forty eight.
Measure for MeasureMM IV.iii.17that stabbed Pots, and I think forty more, all great doersthat stabb'd Pots, and I thinke fortie more, all great doers
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW I.i.183I had rather than forty shillings I had my BookI had rather then forty shillings I had my booke
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.176.1In forty minutes!in forty minutes.
OthelloOth I.iii.4.1And mine, a hundred and forty.And mine a Hundred fortie.
OthelloOth III.iii.439O, that the slave had forty thousand lives!O that the Slaue had forty thousand liues:
PericlesPer I.i.117Forty days longer we do respite you,Fourtie dayes longer we doe respite you,
Richard IIR2 I.iii.159The language I have learnt these forty years,The Language I haue learn'd these forty yeares
Romeo and JulietRJ IV.i.105Thou shalt continue two-and-forty hours,Thou shalt continue two and forty houres,
Romeo and JulietRJ V.i.59Hold, there is forty ducats. Let me haveHold, there is fortie Duckets, let me haue
The Taming of the ShrewTS III.ii.66list; an old hat, and the humour of forty fancies prickedlist; an old hat, & the humor of forty fancies prickt
Titus AndronicusTit I.i.196Rome, I have been thy soldier forty years,Rome I haue bene thy Souldier forty yeares,
Twelfth NightTN II.iii.19I had rather than forty shillings I had such a leg, and soI had rather then forty shillings I had such a legge, and so
Twelfth NightTN V.i.175your help! I had rather than forty pound I were at home.your helpe, I had rather then forty pound I were at home.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.iv.36But forty-thousandfold we had rather have 'emBut forty thousand fold, we had rather have 'em
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.275forty thousand fathom above water, and sung this balladfortie thousand fadom aboue water, & sung this ballad

Poems

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SonnetsSonn.2.1 When forty winters shall besiege thy brow, WHen fortie Winters shall beseige thy brow,

Glossary

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forty penceproverbial for a small sum of money

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Themes and Topics

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Money...nal expression for a trivial amount forty pence h8 ii iii 89 is it bitter ...
...pence h8 ii iii 89 is it bitter forty pence no proverbial for a small sum t...
Numbers...d thirty tem iii ii 13 35 two and forty rj iv i 105 42 two and fifty 1h6...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
FORTYBASICforty adj
FORTYHIGHERtwo-and-forty adj, forty-eight adj, two-and-forty adj, hundred and forty n, forty-thousandfold adv
HUNDREDHIGHER TO A THOUSANDhundred and forty n

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