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Search phrase: scroll

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
Antony and CleopatraAC III.viii.5The prescript of this scroll. Our fortune liesThe Prescript of this Scroule: Our fortune lyes
Henry IV Part 22H4 I.ii.181the scroll of youth, that are written down old with allthe scrowle of youth, that are written downe old, with all
Henry VI Part 11H6 III.i.151Accept this scroll, most gracious sovereign,Accept this Scrowle, most gracious Soueraigne,
King JohnKJ II.i.348Gracing the scroll that tells of this war's lossGracing the scroule that tels of this warres losse,
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vii.64There is a written scroll. I'll read the writing.there is a written scroule; / Ile reade the writing.
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.129Doth limp behind the substance. Here's the scroll,Doth limpe behinde the substance. Here's the scroule,
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.ii.139A gentle scroll. Fair lady, by your leave.A gentle scroule: Faire Lady, by your leaue,
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.ii.4Here is the scroll of every man's name which isHere is the scrowle of euery mans name, which is
A Midsummer Night's DreamMND I.ii.15by the scroll. Masters, spread yourselves.by the scrowle. Masters spread your selues.
Much Ado About NothingMA V.iii.3 (reading from a scroll)Epitaph.
PericlesPer III.ii.66He reads the scroll
Titus AndronicusTit II.iii.47And give the King this fatal-plotted scroll.And giue the King this fatall plotted Scrowle,
Titus AndronicusTit IV.ii.18What's here? A scroll, and written round about?What's heere? a scrole, & written round about?
The Winter's TaleWT III.iii.46.0He lays down the child, and a scroll

Poems

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1340 Receives the scroll without or yea or no, Receaues the scroll without or yea or no,

Glossary

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inscrollenter on a scroll, inscribe
scheduledocument, paper, scroll

Thesaurus

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enter on a scrollinscroll
scrollschedule
scroll, enter on ainscroll

Themes and Topics

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Archaisms...s been contrived such as a love-letter scroll or play script but they also turn up i...

Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
INSCROLLBASICsee SCROLL
SCROLLBASICscroll n
SCROLLACTIONinscroll v
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