1.A contraction of is it.
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A[yen] The anodyne exchange dates at least as far back as 1604, to Shakespeare's Othello, where Desdemona asks her husband, oeHow is't with you, my lord?
Most importantly, benefits were equivalent among frail and non-frail participants suggesting that there is't never too late to engage in exercise intervention programs.
Since no man has aught of what he leaves, what is't to leave betimes?
Beshrew that heart that makes my heart to groan For that deep wound it gives my friend and me; Is't not enough to torture me alone, But slave to slavery my sweet'st friend must be?
Hence is't, that I am carried towards the west This day, when my soul's form bends towards the east.
He adds to greater effect: "No, indeed, is't not; and I would to heaven/I were your son, so you would love me, Hubert" (4.
The Audi A5 is a bit cramped i the back ad it is't cheap - although it does comparemore tha favourablywith direct competitors from BMW ad Mercedes.
Hoo far is't Te waak te toon - this clarty road an' plashy weathor?
Dafydd described the treasured ball - a Title is't Pro V1 - as "lucky".
Daughter, is't thus--Is't thus thou dar'st insult thy father's name, his rank, his honor, blood and dignity?