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    The "sounds" from an ancient battlefield

    What are some of the words I can use to describe "sounds" from an ancient battlefield like this one:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEDWpbmFY6o

    I mean the sound that is created when shields bang against each other. The clatter of shields hitting shields?

    The sound of spears and arrows and so on.

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    Re: The "sounds" from an ancient battlefield

    The clanging of swords against shields.
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    Re: The "sounds" from an ancient battlefield

    Quote Originally Posted by alpacinoutd View Post
    The sound of spears and arrows and so on.
    That's not a complete sentence. Your English is better than that.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: The "sounds" from an ancient battlefield

    banging
    bashing
    clanging
    clashing
    clattering
    crashing
    pounding
    smashing
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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