Quiz: If You Can Translate These 15 Shakespeare Phrases You've Got A 150 IQ

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Only a real genius can translate these most popular Shakespeare quotes into easy, modern English. Good luck!

 Oct 19, 2017
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"All that glitters is not gold."
Even if something is attractive, it doesn't indicate its real worth.
Most things that look pretty are worth a lot of money.
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"The lady doth protest too much, methinks."
The lady’s overdoing it, I think.
The lady means what she says.
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"O happy dagger! This is they sheath; there rust and let me die."
I'm happy this dagger is here, I'm going to stab it into my heart and die.
This dagger is happy and I'm going to put it away.
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"Thrice the brinded cat hath mewed."
The dead cat meowed.
The brown and gray streaked cat has meowed three times.
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"I do desire we may be better strangers."
We should get to know each other.
I don't want to be your friend.
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"I know my remedy. I must go fetch the thirdborough."
I know my rights. I'm going to get the police!
I know what will fix this, three horses!
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"Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice."
Listen to everyone, but think before you speak.
Don't speak unless you are spoken to.
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"Speak softly. Yonder, as I think, he walks."
Be quiet, I think he's coming.
Shut your face, he's walking away.
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"Therein do men from children nothing differ."
Men and children are the same.
Men and children are different.
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"Thy food is such, As hath been belch'd on by infected lungs."
Your food is so bad it tastes like an infected person burped on it.
Great dinner, mom.
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"For you and I are past our dancing days."
We're too old to dance.
We're all going to die, RIP us.
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"The smallest worm will turn, being trodden on."
Even the small and meek will seek revenge if pushed too far.
If you step on a worm it will go the other way.
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"Et tu, Brute!"
You, too, Brute?
Is it true?
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"How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child."
An ungrateful child will be bitten by a snake eventually.
Having an ungrateful child hurts more than being bit by a snake.
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"My salad days, When I was green in judgment, cold in blood..."
I used to eat healthy when I was younger.
When I was younger, inexperienced, and didn't understand passion.
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