Compare your translations with the glossed text:15 Or grave, or peynte; for I dar wel seyn
25 My lord and I been ful of oon accord.
ful of oon accord: completely in accord
47 With mesure eek of beryng and array.
mesure: moderation beryng: bearing, demeanor
54 Sownynge in vertu and in gentillesse.
sownynge in: conducing to
64 Where likly was to treten of folye,
treten of: speak about
78 Or elles ye han falle in freletee,
79 And knowen wel ynough the olde daunce,
olde daunce: tricks of the trade, game of love
80 And han forsaken fully swich meschaunce
84 His likerousnesse and al his olde craft,
likerousnesse: greedy appetite
86 Now kepeth wel, for if ye wole, ye kan.
kepeth wel: take good care
91 Of alle tresons sovereyn pestilence
sovereyn pestilence: the supreme wickedness
100 If that they doon, ye shul it deere abeye.
it deere abeye: pay dearly for it
102 The wolf hath many a sheep and lamb torent.
torent: torn to pieces
116 And glad is of his sorwe and his unheele.
125 As she cam forby ther as this juge stood.
cam forby ther as: came past where
131 And taughte hym sodeynly that he by slyghte
147 Glad was this juge, and maked him greet cheere,
maked him greet cheere: was very friendly to him
164 This false cherl cam forth a ful greet pas,
a ful greet pas: at a rapid pace, hurriedly
176 And right anon was rad this cursed bille;
183 My servant, which that is my thral by right,
thral: servant, slave
200 Thou shalt no lenger in thyn hous hir save.
208 And leet anon his deere doghter calle,
leet ... calle: had ... called
227 Allas, that evere Apius the say!
the say: saw you
280 The worm of conscience may agryse
agryse: tremble for fear
285 Therfore I rede yow this conseil take:
Score 4 points for each correct answer; if you made an 80 or more, congratulations. If you scored 76 or less, go back and again read carefully through of The Physician's Tale (VI.1-286), paying close attention to meaning and availing yourself of the page glosses, the explanatory notes, and the glossary.
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