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Swoltery quatch: Shakespearian words that didn't catch on

Duration: 02:53

Stephen Fry asks panellists Sue Perkins, Bill Bailey and David Mitchell about words which first appeared in Shakespeare's plays, with much hilarity and pun making: Alan Davies confesses to having a swoltery quatch, and Stephen has a bit of ruff.

Available since: Mon 2 Apr 2012


Stephen Fry
Alan Davies
Sue Perkins
David Mitchell
Bill Bailey

This clip is from

QI Series I, Immortal Bard

19/19 With Sue Perkins, Bill Bailey, David Mitchell and Alan Davies.

First broadcast: 27 Apr 2012

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