TIL: The Great Vowel Shift Les Hostetler | January 28, 2020 | Items Of Note | No Comments Basically, English underwent a radical shift in pronunciation and spelling, which is why Chaucer’s rhymes don’t match Shakespeare’s rhymes. Tags:GreatVowelShift Related Posts Do your Covid projects seem lackluster? No Comments | Dec 22, 2020 New ORC found in space No Comments | May 4, 2021 Question: What is the farthest back you could go in human history, take a child, and raise it in the modern day world and have it be a normal human? No Comments | Oct 18, 2020 Bull sharks in MY Mississippi River? No Comments | Oct 25, 2020 About The Author Les Hostetler Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.