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TerzaRima
03-25-2013, 09:28 PM
I thought this was the best place for this translacion into middele Englische (http://storify.com/njj4/bye-bye-englisshe-jakke-of-dover)

ColoradoGuy
03-26-2013, 04:56 PM
Very cute. I've added Chaucer doth Tweet (https://twitter.com/LeVostreGC) to my Twitter feed.

Xelebes
03-27-2013, 06:51 PM
I thought this was the best place for this translacion into middele Englische (http://storify.com/njj4/bye-bye-englisshe-jakke-of-dover)

Linke doth noht y-worke. Ich hafe an sadd momente.

/stops butchering Middle English

ColoradoGuy
03-28-2013, 02:15 AM
Linke doth noht y-worke. Ich hafe an sadd momente.

/stops butchering Middle English

Worketh fur mich. (Tosses in some random German, minus the umlaut, because I don't know how to do that)

Xelebes
03-28-2013, 02:51 AM
Worketh fur mich. (Tosses in some random German, minus the umlaut, because I don't know how to do that)

Že onlic diacritick žat žou shalle finde faire ac goode be že maccron. Žis is Englishe after alle.

Že linke hat findež že wyles to worke.

Medievalist
03-28-2013, 03:05 AM
Geoffrey Chaucer Hath a Blog, (http://houseoffame.blogspot.com/) too

TerzaRima
03-29-2013, 03:23 AM
That blog is aces. That guy's translation of Brokeback Mountain ("I WOLDE I KNEWE HOW OF THEE I MIGHT BE QUITTEN"!) doesn't win the Internet, but it's in the running.