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Plays

 44 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
All's Well That Ends WellAW V.iii.82While I was speaking, oft was fastened to't.While I was speaking, oft was fasten'd too't:
Antony and CleopatraAC I.v.24And burgonet of men. He's speaking now,And Burganet of men. Hee's speaking now,
Antony and CleopatraAC IV.iii.21(speaking together)Speak together.
CymbelineCym IV.ii.106And burst of speaking were as his: I am absoluteAnd burst of speaking were as his: I am absolute
CymbelineCym V.iv.148Or senseless speaking, or a speaking suchOr senselesse speaking, or a speaking such
Henry IV Part 11H4 IV.i.1Well said, my noble Scot! If speaking truthWell said, my Noble Scot, if speaking truth
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iii.24And speaking thick, which nature made his blemish,And speaking thicke (which Nature made his blemish)
Henry VH5 V.ii.188No, faith, is't not, Kate; but thy speakingNo faith is't not, Kate: but thy speaking
Henry VI Part 11H6 IV.vii.25Brave Death by speaking, whether he will or no;Braue death by speaking, whither he will or no:
Henry VI Part 33H6 III.iii.59 (to Bona)Speaking to Bona.
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.104You, gracious madam, to unthink your speakingYou (gracious Madam) to vnthinke your speaking,
Henry VIIIH8 II.iv.136For speaking false in that. Thou art alone – For speaking false in that; thou art alone
Julius CaesarJC I.ii.60Except immortal Caesar, speaking of Brutus,(Except immortall Casar) speaking of Brutus,
Julius CaesarJC II.i.216Who rated him for speaking well of Pompey;Who rated him for speaking well of Pompey;
King Edward IIIE3 I.ii.139What needs a tongue to such a speaking eye,What needs a tongue to such a speaking eie,
King LearKL I.iv.179They'll have me whipped for speaking true; thou'ltthey'l haue me whipt for speaking true: thou'lt
King LearKL IV.v.25She gave strange oeillades and most speaking looksShe gaue strange Eliads, and most speaking lookes
King LearKL IV.vi.205Past speaking of in a king. – Thou hast one daughterPast speaking ofin a King. Thou hast a Daughter
MacbethMac IV.iii.130No less in truth than life. My first false speakingNo lesse in truth then life. My first false speaking
The Merchant of VeniceMV III.iii.17I'll have no speaking, I will have my bond.Ile haue no speaking, I will haue my bond.
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.66If speaking, why, a vane blown with all winds;If speaking, why a vane blowne with all windes:
Much Ado About NothingMA III.i.95Speaking my fancy; Signor Benedick,Speaking my fancy: Signior Benedicke,
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iv.26Of what, lady? Of speaking honourably? IsOf what Lady? of speaking honourably? is
Much Ado About NothingMA III.iv.30thinking do not wrest true speaking, I'll offend nobody.thinking doe not wrest true speaking, Ile offend no body,
Much Ado About NothingMA IV.i.151Who loved her so, that, speaking of her foulness,Who lou'd her so, that speaking of her foulnesse,
OthelloOth I.iii.89In speaking for myself. Yet, by your gracious patience,In speaking for my selfe. Yet, (by your gratious patience)
OthelloOth II.i.259either by speaking too loud, or tainting his discipline, oreither by speaking too loud, or tainting his discipline, or
OthelloOth V.ii.249So speaking as I think, I die, I die.So speaking as I thinke, alas, I dye.
PericlesPer I.ii.19Will think me speaking, though I swear to silence;Will thinke me speaking, though I sweare to silence,
Richard IIR2 II.i.275We three are but thyself; and speaking soWe three, are but thy selfe, and speaking so,
Richard IIR2 III.iv.72O, I am pressed to death through want of speaking!Oh I am prest to death through want of speaking:
Richard IIR2 V.iv.7And speaking it, he wishtly looked on me,And speaking it, he wistly look'd on me,
Richard IIIR3 III.vii.151And then, in speaking, not to incur the last – And then in speaking, not to incurre the last,
The TempestTem II.i.218With eyes wide open; standing, speaking, moving,With eyes wide open: standing, speaking, mouing:
Timon of AthensTim IV.iii.348If thou couldst please me with speaking toIf thou could'st please me / With speaking to
Timon of AthensTim V.i.132.1Consuming it with speaking!Consuming it with speaking.
Troilus and CressidaTC III.ii.127Of speaking first. Sweet, bid me hold my tongue,Of speaking first. Sweet, bid me hold my tongue,
Troilus and CressidaTC III.iii.269professes not answering; speaking is for beggars; heprofesses not answering; speaking is for beggers: he
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.iv.19By friendship nor by speaking.’by friendship, nor by speaking:
Troilus and CressidaTC IV.v.98Speaking in deeds, and deedless in his tongue;Speaking in deedes, and deedelesse in his tongue;
Twelfth NightTN IV.ii.105for speaking to you.for speaking to you.
The Two Gentlemen of VeronaTG I.ii.29His little speaking shows his love but small.His little speaking, shewes his loue but small.
The Two Noble KinsmenTNK I.ii.49Speaking it truly? Why am I boundSpeaking it truly; why am I bound
The Winter's TaleWT II.ii.42.1Persuades when speaking fails.Perswades, when speaking failes.

Poems

 7 result(s).
PlayKey LineModern TextOriginal Text
The Passionate PilgrimPP.1.7 I smiling credit her false-speaking tongue, I smiling, credite her false speaking toung,
The Rape of LucreceLuc.1689 Speaking to those that came with Collatine, (Speaking to those that came with COLATINE)
SonnetsSonn.23.10 And dumb presagers of my speaking breast, And domb presagers of my speaking brest,
SonnetsSonn.80.4 To make me tongue-tied, speaking of your fame. To make me toung-tide speaking of your fame.
SonnetsSonn.83.8 Speaking of worth, what worth in you doth grow. Speaking of worth, what worth in you doth grow,
SonnetsSonn.85.14 Me for my dumb thoughts, speaking in effect. Me for my dombe thoughts, speaking in effect.
SonnetsSonn.138.7 Simply I credit her false-speaking tongue; Simply I credit her false speaking tongue,

Glossary

 11 result(s).
accentattempt at speaking, inarticulate sound
close-tonguedspeaking secretly, tight-lipped
contradictionanswering back, speaking in opposition
dialectlanguage, manner of speaking
ill-utteringspeaking displeasing news, reporting bad tidings
manneras it were, in a manner of speaking
parlingspeaking, parleying
pulpitpublic speaking place, platform, rostrum
saidfinished speaking, had one's say
sayfinish speaking, speak one's mind, make one's point
voxproper voice, right manner of speaking

Thesaurus

 17 result(s).
affected manner of speakingcarve
displeasing news, speakingill-uttering
finish speakingsay
place for public speakingpulpit
public speaking placepulpit
right manner of speakingvox
secretly speakingclose-tongued
speakingparling
speaking displeasing newsill-uttering
speaking in oppositioncontradiction
speaking secretlyclose-tongued
speaking, attempt ataccent
speaking, finishsay
speaking, in a manner ofmanner
speaking, manner ofdialect
speaking, place for publicpulpit
speaking, right manner ofvox

Themes and Topics

 4 result(s).
Address forms...es are and the context in which they are speaking the following list illustrates some of ...
French...ent the pronunciation of a french person speaking english /th/ (voiceless) becomes /t ...
Frequently Encountered Words (FEW)...v vi 7 [isabella to mariana of the duke speaking against her] &rsquo tis a physic / that&...
Abbreviations... we need to indicate when a character is speaking to himself/herself while not being the o...
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