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How to talk in old english(updated: 4 time(s)

in this instructable you will learn to talk in old english.
Hath thou intrestedith?
what you will need is some time to read this.
 
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Step 1: Words

hath:how,why,when
yonder:over there or afar
thou:you,your
Thy:me,my,i
Verily:quickly
huzzah(hurrah):a celebration yell
ye:the
art:Are
betwixst:between
dost:does
nary:never
nigh:near
hither:here
beseech:beg
prithee:please
thine:your
whence:where
wilt:will
yonder:over there or afar
tither:there
wert: were
Naught:naughty
shalt:shall

Step 2: Coumpound word

Shan`t without a compound is shall not.
Mightn't without a compound is might not.
Also,depending on how proper you are,you can also just not use compounds at all.

Step 3: Grammer (er,erm,ith)

grammer(sort of) er/erm is for when you can`t come up with a good word while your kind of thinking
aloud.ith you add to every other word unless its er erm hath shan`t thy thou and any others from earlier
add 'e' to words that sound like they have an 'e'.

Step 4: Spelling

spell evere worde (every word) lieka(like)it sounds.
Huzzah! thou shalle speeke ine newithe englishe!
admin5 years ago
This is a great Instructable, but you need to add a main image of the final project to the intro step. Please do that and leave me a message when you have so that we can publish your work. Thanks!
admin5 years ago
Hey, this is a great instructable and is very informative. Just one thing is missing... pictures! It really helps a lot when trying to follow directions so you should consider taking some photographs. Once you do that and leave me a message when you have so that we can publish your work. Thanks! Thanks for the cool instructable and we hope to publish this soon!
admin5 years ago
Hey, this is a great instructable and is very informative. Just one thing is missing... pictures! It really helps a lot when trying to follow directions so you should consider taking some photographs. Once you do that and leave me a message when you have so that we can publish your work. Thanks! Thanks for the cool instructable and we hope to publish this soon!
cfeldner2 years ago
This is early modern english. This is certainly not old english, or even middle english for that matter.

wes þu hal!! (May you be whole)
The Jamalam5 years ago
you forgot ye! Many people see ye on the front of a pub, but that was the 27th letter in the alphabet pronounced th, the origin of the
Actually, it's called thorn: þ
dwhp (author)  The Jamalam5 years ago
thank you! i honestly did forget.
dwhp (author)  dwhp5 years ago
ok,read it again.you`ll find a diffrence.
:)
tictac245 years ago
Oi! Hither be-est ay fiew moore wordes: art - are, betwixst - between, dost - does, nary - never (a), nigh - near, hither - here, I beseech thee - I beg you prithee - please (lit. Pray thee) thine - your, tither - there, whence - (from) where, wilt - will, yonder - over there/afar
dwhp (author)  tictac244 years ago
sure I forgot ye, but i was completely unaware of all of the ones you posted! thank you.
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