What does it mean to be Jacobean?

Dorthy Sos asked, updated on March 5th, 2021; Topic: jacobean drama
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: of, relating to, or characteristic of James I of England or his age.

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Come what may, how is Jacques pronounced?


  • IPA: /ʒɑːk/ Rhymes: -ɑːk.
  • IPA: /d͡ʒæk/ Rhymes: -æk.
  • Yet, is the L silent in folk? When "l" goes dark People frown on this in non-standard dialects such as cockney ("the ol' bill"). But the "l" in folk, talk and walk used to be pronounced. Now almost everyone uses a "w" instead- we effectively say fowk, tawk and wawk.

    Anywho, how is Pliny pronounced?

    Ply-Nee. Not sure why you're being down voted either.

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