Comparison of William Shakespeare Merchant of Venice 1.2 to Geoffrey Chaucer

William Shakespeare Merchant of Venice 1.2 has 42 lines, and one of them has weak matches at magnitude 10 to 14 in Geoffrey Chaucer. 98% of the lines have no match. On average, each line has 0.05 weak matches.

Geoffrey Chaucer

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Merchant of Venice 1.2: 24

... nor I him. He hath neither Latin, French, nor Italian, and you will come into the court and swear that I have a poor pennyworth in the English. He is a proper man’s picture, but alas, who can converse with a dumb show? How oddly he is suited! I think he bought his doublet in Italy, his round hose in France, his bonnet in Germany, and his behavior every where.

Reeve's Tale: 13

A Sheffeld thwitel baar he in his hose;

Reeve's Tale: 14

Round was his face, and camuse was his nose.