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Old 07-24-2009, 11:24 AM   #15
Timstuff
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Default Re: Shakespearean English

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Originally Posted by Thunder_god View Post
Umm, Thor is neither a Viking nor is he Norse. He is an Asgardian, and who the hell knows how they speak, really?
They're from Norse mythology, and it doesn't change the fact that the period of Shakespearean English in England had nothing to do with Norse Mythology whatsoever. They might just as well have Thor speaking in Japanese as they would have him speaking Shakespeare-style.

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