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Search phrase: middle

Plays

 21 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
As You Like ItAYL V.iii.9We are for you. Sit i'th' middle.We are for you, sit i'th middle.
CoriolanusCor IV.v.204bottom of the news is, our general is cut i'th' middle andbottome of the Newes is, our Generall is cut i'th' middle, &
CymbelineCym I.vii.27But even the very middle of my heartBut euen the very middle of my heart
HamletHam I.ii.198In the dead waste and middle of the nightIn the dead wast and middle of the night
HamletHam II.ii.231Then you live about her waist, or in the middleThen you liue about her waste, or in the middle
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.ii.6The middle centre of this cursed town.The middle Centure of this cursed Towne.
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.101Here in the middle coast, betwixt you both,Heere in the middle cost betwixtyou both,
King Edward IIIE3 III.i.168And scatters it in middle of the air.And scatters it in midddle of the aire,
King LearKL I.iv.156Why, after I have cut the egg i'the middle and eatWhy after I haue cut the egge i'th'middle and eate
King LearKL I.iv.158clovest thy crown i'the middle, and gavest away bothclouest thy Crownes i'th'middle, and gau'st away both
King LearKL I.iv.184i'the middle. Here comes one o'the parings.i'th'middle; heere comes one o'the parings.
King LearKL I.v.19Thou canst tell why one's nose stands i'the middle on'sthou canst tell why ones nose stands i'th'middle on's
Measure for MeasureMM IV.i.34Upon the heavy middle of the night,vpon the / Heauy midle of the night,
The Merry Wives of WindsorMW V.v.80But stay – I smell a man of middle earth.But stay, I smell a man of middle earth.
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND II.i.82And never since the middle summer's springAnd neuer since the middle Summers spring
Richard IIIR3 III.v.2Murder thy breath in middle of a word,Murther thy breath in middle of a word,
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.302The middle of humanity thou never knewest,The middle of Humanity thou neuer knewest,
Troilus and CressidaTC prologue.28Beginning in the middle; starting thence awayBeginning in the middle: starting thence away,
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.59At upper end o'th' table, now i'th' middle;At vpper end o'th Table; now, i'th middle:
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.107Of middle summer, and I think they are givenOf middle summer, and I thinke they are giuen
The Winter's TaleWT IV.iv.108To men of middle age. Y'are very welcome.To men of middle age. Y'are very welcome.

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
SonnetsSonn.7.6 Resembling strong youth in his middle age, Resembling strong youth in his middle age,

Glossary

 9 result(s).
cleave the pin[archery] split the peg in the middle of a target
compasssurround, be in the middle of
crossacross, in the middle
deepdepths, middle
meanmiddle, midway
middle earthearth, seen as midway between heaven and hell
mid-seasonnoon, middle of the day
pin[archery] peg in the middle of a target; centre
waistmiddle [of the upper deck], centre

Thesaurus

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day, middle of themid-season
middledeep
middlemean
middle [of the upper deck]waist
middle of the daymid-season
middle, be in thecompass
middle, in thecross
peg in the middle of a target [in archery]pin
peg in the middle of a target, split the [in archery]cleave the pin
split the peg in the middle of a target [in archery]cleave the pin

Themes and Topics

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Functional shift...oss of inflectional endings in the early middle ages is the formation of new words by c...
...rst since an isolated usage in the early middle ages word* cym iv ii 240 ...
...rst since an isolated usage in the early middle ages places where people live and...
Plants...m rises weeping’ one of the ‘flowers of middle summer given / to men of...
...summer given / to men of middle age’ mary-bud cym ii iii 23 ...
... for its perfume one of the ‘flowers of middle summer given / to men of...
...summer given / to men of middle age’ marjoram wt iv iv 104 ...
...atae origanum one of the ‘flowers of middle summer given / to men of...
...summer given / to men of middle age’ culinary and medicinal properties ...
... used in cookery one of the ‘flowers of middle summer given / to men of...
...summer given / to men of middle age’ nose-herb aw iv v 16 ...
...ed as in cookery one of the ‘flowers of middle summer given / to men of...
...summer given / to men of middle age’ sweet-marjoram aw iv v ...
Ships...ourse of sails waist tem i ii 197 middle of a ship or ...
...of a ship or middle of the upper deck yard tem i ii 20...
Verb forms... two present-tense verb-endings from middle english are still to be found in the ear...
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