Comparison of Geoffrey Chaucer Legend of Dido to William Shakespeare
Geoffrey Chaucer Legend of Dido has 444 lines, and 2% of them have weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14 in William Shakespeare. 98% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 0.02 weak matches.
Legend of Dido: 50
Her clothes cutted were unto the knee;
Legend of Dido: 51
But she was yit the fairest creature
Legend of Dido: 52
That ever was y-formed by nature;
Legend of Dido: 236
That she hath lost her hewe, and eek her hele.
Henry VI Part 2 4.10: 39
Iden, farewell, and be proud of thy victory. Tell Kent from me, she hath lost her best man, and exhort all the world to be cowards; for I, that never fear’d any, am vanquish’d by famine, not by valor.
Legend of Dido: 385
That I was born! allas! what shal I do?'
Legend of Dido: 441
For thilke wind that blew your ship a-wey,
Legend of Dido: 442
The same wind hath blowe a-wey your fey.' —