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The Taming of the Shrew
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gamut
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The Taming of the Shrew
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  • Why, I am past my gamut long ago.
  • Yet read the gamut of Hortensio.
  • Call you this gamut?
  • Gamut’ I am, the ground of all accord, ’A re,’ to plead Hortensio’s passion; ’B mi,’ Bianca, take him for thy lord, ’C fa ut,’ that loves with all affection: ’D sol re,’ one clef, two notes have I ’E la mi,’ show pity or I die.
  • Madam, before you touch the instrument, To learn the order of my fingering, I must begin with rudiments of art; To teach you gamut in a briefer sort, More pleasant, pithy, and effectual, Than hath been taught by any of my trade: And there it is in writing, fairly drawn.

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  • If we are to achieve a richer culture, rich in contrasting values, we must recognize the whole gamut of human potentialities, and so weave a less arbitrary social fabric, one in which each diverse gift will find a fitting place.
    Margaret Mead
  • The laser television displays a larger gamut of colors.

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