15SEP 2018
SparkNotes Hamlet modern text

SparkNotes Hamlet modern text

Original Text Modern Text Enter HAMLET and PLAYERS HAMLET and the PLAYERS enter. HAMLET Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounced it to you, trippingly on the tongue. But if you mouth it, as many of your players do, I had as lief the town crier spoke my lines. Nor do not saw the air too much with…

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26AUG 2018
Hamlet modern

Hamlet modern

The following list is ordered alphabetically. In, Tony Wilson quotes the T. S. Eliot poem The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock claiming, I am not Prince Hamlet, nor was I meant to be when he discusses missing crucial information in his own semi-biographical film. Egyptian director Youssef Chahine…
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27FEB 2018
Julius Caesar modern English translation

Julius Caesar modern English translation

Flavius and Marullus, the two tribunes on duty, were patrolling the centre of Rome on that sunny morning. Charged with keeping law and order, they noticed a small crowd beginning to form. Although today was the feast of Lupercal, the annual festival of purification and fertility in honour of the god, Lupercus, it was nevertheless a normal working day. The law stated that all…

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17JUL 2015
Old fashioned word for you

Old fashioned word for you

We’re all familiar with contractions. Plenty are signalled by an apostrophe and others don’t hide their origins with any notable ingenuity – such as I’m, you’re, they’ll etc. But some everyday words have dispensed with markers of their shortenings, to the extent that you may well not have realized that they ever started as anything else. don and doff Saying that you’ll don…

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09MAR 2014
Modern to Middle English translation

Modern to Middle English translation

The unique Middle English prose life of Alexander the Great (the prose Alexander) is the first item in Lincoln Cathedral Library MS. 91 (Lincoln Thornton), a miscellany of religious, historical, pragmatic, and romantic pieces. Although the control of the hand varies, sometimes from leaf to leaf, the prose Alexander is written in the same hand as the rest of the manuscript…

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02OCT 2014
Modern Macbeth

Modern Macbeth

Macbeth Is a 2006 Australian adaptation of William Shakespeare s . It was directed by Geoffrey Wright and features an ensemble cast led by Sam Worthington in the title role. Macbeth, filmed in Melbourne and Victoria, was released in Australia on 21 September 2006. Wright and Hill wrote the script, which — although it uses a modern-day Melbourne gangster setting, and the actors…

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15MAY 2015
Study translation online

Study translation online

On this course you can: Specialise in translation between English and your choice of language from Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Portuguese Progress at your own pace with study units delivered at three points in the year Follow a programme accredited by the European Masters in Translation network The MA Translation Studies at the University…

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23OCT 2016
Notarized English translation

Notarized English translation

In the United States we basically have two types of official translations, certified and notarized. (I put official in quotes because it is really more of the status quo, with the US government having no interest in regulating it.) ZipCar doesn t understand this anymore than you do, and that s why they write it that way. Here are the accepted definitions: Certified – This…

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