Comparison of William Shakespeare Love's Labour's Lost 5.2 to Geoffrey Chaucer
William Shakespeare Love's Labour's Lost 5.2 has 852 lines, and less than 1% of them have weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14 in Geoffrey Chaucer. Almost 100% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 0.01 weak matches.
Love's Labour's Lost 5.2: 542
By east, west, north, and south, I spread my conquering might.
Man of Law's Tale: 395
'Bothe north and south, and also west and est,
Man of Law's Tale: 850
Som-tyme West, som-tyme North and South,
Man of Law's Tale: 851
And som-tyme Est, ful many a wery day,
Franklin's Tale: 145
For by this werk, south, north, ne west, ne eest,
Pardoner's Tale: 190
Maketh that, Est and West, and North and South,
Treatise on the Astrolabe 1: 15
The wombe-side of thyn Astrolabie is also devyded with a longe croys in foure quarters from est to west, fro south to north, fro right syde to left syde, as is the bak-syde. And for the more declaracioun, lo here thy figure.
Love's Labour's Lost 5.2: 574
I will not be put out of countenance.