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CymbelineCym II.iii.130.1For being preferred so well.For being prefer'd so well.
CymbelineCym IV.ii.400A grave: come, arm him. Boy, he is preferredA Graue: Come, Arme him: Boy hee's preferr'd
HamletHam IV.vii.158And that he calls for drink, I'll have preferred himAnd that he cals for drinke; Ile haue prepar'd him
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.10Think not, although in writing I preferredThinke not, although in Writing I preferr'd
Henry VI Part 11H6 V.v.61In our opinions she should be preferred.In our opinions she should be preferr'd.
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.iii.112Why Somerset should be preferred in this.Why Somerset should be preferr'd in this?
Henry VI Part 22H6 IV.vii.67Because my book preferred me to the King,Because my Booke preferr'd me to the King.
Henry VIIIH8 IV.i.102Newly preferred from the King's secretary,Newly preferr'd from the Kings Secretary:
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.ii.135And hath preferred thee, if it be prefermentAnd hath prefer'd thee, if it be preferment
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND IV.ii.34part. For the short and the long is, our play is preferred.part: for the short and the long is, our play is preferred:
Timon of AthensTim III.iv.50Why then preferred you not your sums and billsWhy then preferr'd you not your summes and Billes
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG II.vi.15Whose sovereignty so oft thou hast preferredWhose soueraignty so oft thou hast preferd,


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Abbreviations...‘corrupted dishonourable depraved’) is preferred by some editors the ‘i e ’ convention w...