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Search phrase: shelf

Plays

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PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
HamletHam III.iv.101That from a shelf the precious diadem stoleThat from a shelfe, the precious Diadem stole,

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shelfsandbank, shoal

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Words Families

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SHELFBASICshelf n, shelving adv, shelvy adj
SHELVINGBASICsee SHELF
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