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Can anyone help me translate a modern sentence into Shakespeare language?Here's the...

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alwayz9408 | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 7, 2009 at 5:01 AM via web

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Can anyone help me translate a modern sentence into Shakespeare language?

Here's the sentence: "Yes, perhaps today I will; indeed, I should have done it long ago!"

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linda-allen | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Senior Educator

Posted April 8, 2009 at 1:11 AM (Answer #1)

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How about this?

Yea, mayhaps to-day I shalt; for sooth, methinks I should have done it long ere now!

I've pasted a link to the Elizabethan Online Dictionary below. Check it out sometime!

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nthomson5 | Student , Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 13, 2009 at 12:42 AM (Answer #2)

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i have this book at school and it's called no fear shakespear and the website for the book it sparknotes.com and click on Romeo and Juliet and then choose what act and what scene then just find the line and then the modern text is beside it

 

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