Middle English is the period in the history of the English language between the High and Late Middle Ages, or roughly during the four centuries between the late 11th and the late 15th century.

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Spelling etymology of “-il[l]” words

I've noticed that modern English seems to have a very strong bias to spell verbs which end with "-(consonant)-il" with double "l", i.e. "-ill". The overwhelming majority of such verbs (like to will, ...
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Translation of Gower's Middle English

I would like to know the meaning of the following sentence in Gower's Confessio Amantis: Nogh al per chance as ye it wolden Bot so as ye be reson scholden