(wait, there's something to be revealed here lol) The figures made no move. Suddenly Merlin took a step towards them, beginning to speak to a strange language the other two didn't recognise. After he had finished speaking the guards moved their pikes and the gate suddenly opened. "Er, what just happened?" Jake asked.
"They're dragon ogres," Merlin replied. "They don't speak English, they do speak the language of the Dragonkin, which I am kinda fluent in."