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28th Nov '16 2:59:11 PM LB7979
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* The Dutch equivalent: to the Dutch, [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afrikaans Afrikaans]], and to a lesser degree even Flemish, sounds like an [[AntiquatedLinguistics antiquated]] version of Dutch.
13th Nov '16 3:14:20 PM Gideoncrawle
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* Fanfics by ''[[WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland Totall Drama]]'' devotee [[http://totaldramaislandfanfiction.wikia.com/wiki/User:Gideoncrawle Gideoncrawle]] use this trope, often in [[DownplayedTrope subdued form]] matching the writer's SignatureStyle. However, the trope is occasionally PlayedStraight or even [[ExaggeratedTrope exaggerated]], e.g. by rendering dates as "The Year Of Our Lord Two Thousand Six".

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* Fanfics by ''[[WesternAnimation/TotalDramaIsland Totall Drama]]'' ''WesternAnimation/TotalDrama'' devotee [[http://totaldramaislandfanfiction.wikia.com/wiki/User:Gideoncrawle [[https://www.fanfiction.net/u/4657306/ Gideoncrawle]] use this trope, often in [[DownplayedTrope subdued form]] matching the writer's SignatureStyle. However, the trope is occasionally PlayedStraight or even [[ExaggeratedTrope exaggerated]], e.g. by rendering dates as "The Year Of Our Lord Two Thousand Six".
12th Oct '16 8:24:19 PM erforce
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* Captain Jack Sparrow tends toward this style in ''Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbean''.
* ''Film/LordOfTheRings'' uses the trope as well: "It would seem like wisdom but for the warning in my heart."

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* Captain Jack Sparrow tends toward this style in ''Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbean''.
''Franchise/PiratesOfTheCaribbean''.
* ''Film/LordOfTheRings'' ''Film/TheLordOfTheRings'' uses the trope as well: "It would seem like wisdom but for the warning in my heart."
1st Oct '16 6:41:15 PM PhysicalStamina
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* [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] in VideoGame/''GuildWars2'': "Sirrah, I can't find anyone to tell me the story of the old ruins." "Sirrah? Nobody talks like that anymore." "I do." "And ''that's'' why no-one is talking to you."

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* [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] in VideoGame/''GuildWars2'': ''VideoGame/GuildWars2'': "Sirrah, I can't find anyone to tell me the story of the old ruins." "Sirrah? Nobody talks like that anymore." "I do." "And ''that's'' why no-one is talking to you."
10th Aug '16 5:22:48 PM Malady
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* ''Literature/{{Wondermark}}'' creator David Malki! is fond of writing parodic Victorian novels.

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* ''Literature/{{Wondermark}}'' ''Webcomic/{{Wondermark}}'' creator David Malki! is fond of writing parodic Victorian novels.
4th Aug '16 11:27:24 PM PaulA
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* The ''Khaavren Romances'' of Literature/{{Dragaera}} are written in stylistic homage to Creator/AlexandreDumas.

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* The ''Khaavren Romances'' of Literature/{{Dragaera}} ''Literature/KhaavrenRomances'' are written in stylistic homage to Creator/AlexandreDumas.
18th Jun '16 1:30:57 AM Doug86
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* Thor in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse exhibits a formal and slightly antiquated manner of speaking, as does Loki. (In most MarvelUniverse ''comic books'', by contrast, the Asgardians use FloweryElizabethanEnglish instead.)

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* Thor in the Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse exhibits a formal and slightly antiquated manner of speaking, as does Loki. (In most MarvelUniverse Franchise/MarvelUniverse ''comic books'', by contrast, the Asgardians use FloweryElizabethanEnglish instead.)
8th Jun '16 6:11:05 AM foxley
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* Hall, Gates and Edgar, of the band Tripod, had the ''Songs from Self Saucing'' sleeve notes written in this style. (For example, the track listing is headed "A Complete Listing of the Songs from Self-Saucing: For the benefit of those prevaricating upon the purchase of this Audio product.")

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* Hall, Gates and Edgar, of the band Tripod, Music/{{Tripod}}, had the ''Songs from Self Saucing'' sleeve notes written in this style. (For example, the track listing is headed "A Complete Listing of the Songs from Self-Saucing: For the benefit of those prevaricating upon the purchase of this Audio product.")
16th May '16 8:57:33 AM Doug86
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** For that matter, as the original stories of ''Literature/ConanTheBarbarian'' by Creator/RobertEHoward suggest, Lovecraft was far from the only one writing in a slightly throwback style in that era.

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** For that matter, as the original stories of ''Literature/ConanTheBarbarian'' ''Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian'' by Creator/RobertEHoward suggest, Lovecraft was far from the only one writing in a slightly throwback style in that era.
19th Mar '16 6:47:09 PM lavendermintrose
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* Heard from Kuroh Yatogami in ''Anime/{{K}}'', a swordsman from a secluded mountain area who comes to Tokyo to fulfill his late master's request. This can make his interactions with other, more modern characters interesting.
-->'''Kuroh:''' Be warned that if you choose to fight me, I shall show no mercy! \\
'''Yata:''' [[GangBangers Fuck you!]]
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