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" You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse : The red plague rid you, For learning me your language ! Pro. "
The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the Corrections ... - Page 31
by William Shakespeare - 1793
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The Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare, William Hazlitt - 1852
...with ; therefore wast thou Deservedly confined into this rock, Who hadst deserved more than a prison. Cal. You taught me language ; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse : the red plague rid* you, For learning me your language ! Pro. Hag-seed, hence ! . Fetch us...
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From Subsistence to Exchange and Other Essays

Lord Peter Tamas Bauer - 2004 - 153 pages
...divesting the West of resources, not with the effects of its donations. VII The Liberal Death Wish You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse: the red plague rid you. For learning me your language! Shakespeare, The Tempest Liberals, Malcolm...
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Cuban Cinema

Michael Chanan - 2004 - 538 pages
...purposes With words that made them known. And the attitude of the rebellious slave in Caliban's reply: You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse. The red plague rid you For learning me your language! (Act 1, scene 2) The Tempest has exerted...
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Planetas sin boca: escritos efímeros sobre arte, cultura y literatura

Hugo Achugar - 2004 - 262 pages
...therefore wast thou Deservedly conjlned into thís rock, Who hadst deserved more than a príson. Caliban: You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse. The red plague rid you For learning me your language! (Shakespeare, w. 353-366, pp. 19-20) El...
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"Greener, more mysterious processes of mind": Natur als Dichtungsprinzip bei ...

Gerd Bayer - 2004 - 311 pages
...Sorgfalt nicht profitieren kann; sein neuerworbenes Wissen ist ihm wenig dienlich, wie er selbst anmerkt: "You taught me language, and my profit on't // Is, I know how to curse."68 Caliban ist so gesehen ein Vorläufer der Angry Young Men. Der Caliban und Clegg gemeinsame...
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Brookings Trade Forum: 2004: Globalization, Poverty, and Inequality

Susan M. Collins, Carol L. Graham - 2005 - 311 pages
...discussed by both authors. She quoted Caliban, in Shakespeare's The Tempest, saying to his master Prospero, "You taught me language; and my profit on't is, I know how to curse." She drew an analogy between language in Shakespeare's quote and technology in today's global...
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The Latin American Cultural Studies Reader

Ana del Sarto, Alicia R ios, Alicia Ríos, Abril Trigo - 2004 - 818 pages
...therefore wast thou Deservedly confined into this rock, Who hadst deserved more than a prison. CALIBAN: You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse. The red plague rid you For learning me your language! (The Tempest 1. 2. 352-365) Prospero interprets...
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Prospero's "true Preservers": Peter Brook, Yukio Ninagawa, and Giorgio ...

Arthur Horowitz - 2004 - 227 pages
...education by Prospero was perhaps the best indicator of the power of words and of language. Says Caliban: "You taught me language, and my profit on't / Is I know how to curse. The red plague rid you / For learning me your language!" (1.2, 362-64). In this production's...
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Renaissance Beasts: Of Animals, Humans, and Other Wonderful Creatures

Erica Fudge - 2004 - 246 pages
...Miranda, is to teach him how to speak. In Caliban's case, speech allows him to attack his benefactor: "You taught me language, and my profit on't / Is I know how to curse." Prospero represents the failure of his project as the impossibility of inculcating superior...
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Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe

Laurence Bergreen - 2009 - 512 pages
...peoples throughout the world, and Shakespeare dramatizes the encounter with wit and a frisson of horror. You taught me language; and my profit on't Is, I know how to curse: the red plague rid you, For learning me your language! Later, Caliban quotes Pigafetta's account...
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