[LMB] OT: Shakespeare's accent

Elizabeth Holden alzurite at gmail.com
Sun Jul 25 15:30:15 BST 2021


Re what Shakespeare's English sounded like: Tidsel questioned how they
could "know", so here's a vid that explains it:

> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeW1eV7Oc5A

I was sceptical at first, but on reading and hearing more about it, I was
pretty much convinced.

Also: if they can figure out what Proto-Indo-European sounded like, the
English of 400 years ago should be a breeze.

namaste,
Elizabeth

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