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10 terms
English language- History of language
Viking period (400-1150)
French reign (1066)
The Caxton printing press (1476)
The Grammarians (1551- )
They used a lot of old Norse words and introduced them into t…
It's thought that they introduced 1000 words into the English…
This printing press helped standarise language in publishing…
This period helped introduce punctuation and grammar to the E…
Viking period (400-1150)
They used a lot of old Norse words and introduced them into t…
French reign (1066)
It's thought that they introduced 1000 words into the English…
10 terms
The History of the English Language
Old English
Anglo-Saxon
Middle English
1066
What is another name for the Anglo-Saxon language?
In what language was Beowulf written?
Author Geoffrey Chaucer (c. 1343 - 1400), who wrote "The Cant…
What year was the Norman Invasion of England?
Old English
What is another name for the Anglo-Saxon language?
Anglo-Saxon
In what language was Beowulf written?
History of English Language
Beowulf
First recorded conversation
Anglo-Saxon invasions
Viking invaders (briefly) rule
1000
1010 ... - the earliest recorded example of an English conversat…
around the 8th century
11th century
Beowulf
1000
First recorded conversation
1010 ... - the earliest recorded example of an English conversat…
22 terms
The History of the English Language
410 AD
450 AD
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
597 AD
Romans leave Britain
Angles and Saxons arrive in Britain. Words contributed; house…
Words contributed by Anglo-Saxon; Named after Anglo-Saxon Gods
Christian missionaries enter Great Britain introducing words…
410 AD
Romans leave Britain
450 AD
Angles and Saxons arrive in Britain. Words contributed; house…
24 terms
Language: History of English Language
Old English: Dates
Old English: Origins
Old English: Orthography
Fuborc
450-1150 CE
Low West German branch of Indo-European family because of the…
Because Ethelbert converted to Christianity, a Latin alphabet…
Germanic alphabet. Changed to Latin alphabet when Ethelbert C…
Old English: Dates
450-1150 CE
Old English: Origins
Low West German branch of Indo-European family because of the…
16 terms
The history of the English language
approximately
acknowledge
inhabitant
settler
ca
annerkjenne
innbygger
nybygger
approximately
ca
acknowledge
annerkjenne
20 terms
History of the English Language
WHAT FIFTEENTH-CENTURY CHANGE IN THE P…
IF A VOWEL WAS PRONOUNCED /A/ BEFORE T…
IF A VOWEL WAS PRONOUNCED /U/ BEFORE T…
NAME 3 LETTERS (GRAPHEMES) INTRODUCED…
The Great Vowel Shift
/E/
/aw/
Q, Z, J, W
WHAT FIFTEENTH-CENTURY CHANGE IN THE P…
The Great Vowel Shift
IF A VOWEL WAS PRONOUNCED /A/ BEFORE T…
/E/
22 terms
History of the English Language
courant
vigilante
chronology
inscription
...
borgervakt
rekkefølge
...
courant
...
vigilante
borgervakt
24 terms
Early history of the English language
The built impressive stone monuments l…
There are no traces of their languages
London was founded by this people
One of the few words left from their l…
Early settlers
Early settlers
The Romans
The Celts
The built impressive stone monuments l…
Early settlers
There are no traces of their languages
Early settlers
13 terms
The history of the English language
the three stages
time of Old English
time of Middle English
in Middle English, many words where fr…
Old English (Anglo-Saxon), Middle English, standart modern En…
10th and 11th century
at the beginning of the 12th century
French and Latin
the three stages
Old English (Anglo-Saxon), Middle English, standart modern En…
time of Old English
10th and 11th century
27 terms
History of the English Language
Chronological Order
People who Invaded and Stuff
ROMANS 43 AD
ROMANS 122 AD
Old English: Pre-1100... Middle English: 1100-1400... Early Modern…
Romans Invade... Romans Leave... Anglo-Saxon Occupation ... Vikings In…
Roman army invades Britain
Emperor Hadrian builds northern boundary of Roman Empire (coa…
Chronological Order
Old English: Pre-1100... Middle English: 1100-1400... Early Modern…
People who Invaded and Stuff
Romans Invade... Romans Leave... Anglo-Saxon Occupation ... Vikings In…
57 terms
History of the English Language Midterm
Bow-wow
Pooh-pooh
Yo-he-ho
Ding-dong
A theory of the origin of language. We started imitating anim…
A theory of the origin of language. The birth of the expletive.
A theory of the origin of language. Language was used to orga…
A theory of the origin of language. Everything makes a sound,…
Bow-wow
A theory of the origin of language. We started imitating anim…
Pooh-pooh
A theory of the origin of language. The birth of the expletive.
23 terms
The History Of The English Language
Sir William Jones
Indo-Europeans
Celts
Romans
Sir William Jones (28 September 1746 - 27 April 1794) was an…
A large, widespread family of languages, the surviving branch…
A member of an early Indo-European people who from the 2nd mi…
As a type of numeral (usually contrasted to Arabic) it is att…
Sir William Jones
Sir William Jones (28 September 1746 - 27 April 1794) was an…
Indo-Europeans
A large, widespread family of languages, the surviving branch…
47 terms
English Language History
Celts
Romans
Romans
Germanic Angles, Saxons, and Jutes
who is living in Britannia before the first invasion?
who conquered Britannia in 43 AD?
who leave Britannia in 410 AD?
wha t3 groups begin invading Britannia in 450 AD?
Celts
who is living in Britannia before the first invasion?
Romans
who conquered Britannia in 43 AD?
39 terms
The history of English language
according to
achieve
approximately
arrive
в соответствии с, согласно
достигать, добиваться
приблизительно
прибывать
according to
в соответствии с, согласно
achieve
достигать, добиваться
11 terms
The history of the English language
proficiency
sophisticated
tie
adaptable
dygtighed
højt udviklet
bånd
tilpasningsdygtig
proficiency
dygtighed
sophisticated
højt udviklet
15 terms
BOOK: the history of english language
wool
wheals
towards
dialect
صوف
عجلات
تجاه - من اجل
لهجات
wool
صوف
wheals
عجلات
18 terms
English: The History of the English Language
Linguist
Linguistics
Indo-European
Beowulf
A person who studies language
The study of language
relating to the family of languages spoken over the greater p…
Old English, called Anglo-Saxon
Linguist
A person who studies language
Linguistics
The study of language
15 terms
The History of the English Language 2
approximately
tribe
inhabitant
descendant
omtrent
stamme
innbygger
etterkommer
approximately
omtrent
tribe
stamme
48 terms
Language History, English, Beginning
English is the first language of this…
The first population of Britain
Language
The IE tribes of Celts invaded Britain
about 400 mln
the Iberians
A system of communication through speech
Round the 7th c. BC
English is the first language of this…
about 400 mln
The first population of Britain
the Iberians
21 terms
The History of the English Language
approximately
century
AD
tribe
omtrent
århundre
etter Kristus
stamme
approximately
omtrent
century
århundre
19 terms
Language change: History of English and standardisation
Caxton
Mulcaster
Shakespeare
Johnson
He introduced printing to England in 1476.
In 1580s he wrote supporting the use of English; produced ear…
Playwright; part of the 'golden age' of English literature; h…
He published the first modern dictionary in 1755.
Caxton
He introduced printing to England in 1476.
Mulcaster
In 1580s he wrote supporting the use of English; produced ear…
17 terms
THE HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE - text
1. Two thousand years ago the British…
2. In some parts of Wales, Scotland an…
3. Then the Celts were conquered by th…
4. Some areas of Britain became part o…
1. Две тысячи лет назад Британские острова были заселены кель…
2. В некоторых частях Уэльса, Шотландии и Ирландии, люди до с…
3. Потом кельты были завоеваны римлянами в 43 г. до н.э.
4. Некоторые части Британии стали частью Римской империи.
1. Two thousand years ago the British…
1. Две тысячи лет назад Британские острова были заселены кель…
2. In some parts of Wales, Scotland an…
2. В некоторых частях Уэльса, Шотландии и Ирландии, люди до с…
58 terms
History & Development of the English Language
Inference
Report
Judgment
Slanting
Educated guess about the unknown based on the known
Transfer of information that is verifiable and objective
Expression of approval or disapproval
Selection of details and omission of other details in a prese…
Inference
Educated guess about the unknown based on the known
Report
Transfer of information that is verifiable and objective
History of English Language Project: Early Modern English
Early Modern English
Elizebethan Age
The Renaissance
Jacobean Age
1500-1800 (some say 1450-1750)... forms the base of the grammati…
1558-1603 ... Considered the height of the English Renaissance... M…
1500-1660... Elizebethan Age ... Jacobean Age ... Caroline Age ... Common…
1603-1625 ... Sophisticated and full of rivalry... King James Bible…
Early Modern English
1500-1800 (some say 1450-1750)... forms the base of the grammati…
Elizebethan Age
1558-1603 ... Considered the height of the English Renaissance... M…
52 terms
History of the English Language
Old English ... (Anglo Saxon)... (Jutes)
Middle English
Modern English
Hebrew
449-1066 ... Germanic Wars... Beowulf (800)
1100-1499 (French Invasion (Great Vowel Shift)... Battle of Hast…
1500-now... American Revolution (marked the beginning of the mod…
Sacred... Word of God
Old English ... (Anglo Saxon)... (Jutes)
449-1066 ... Germanic Wars... Beowulf (800)
Middle English
1100-1499 (French Invasion (Great Vowel Shift)... Battle of Hast…
History of the English Language
tribe
century
AD.
sic
a group of people, with same race, language, culture
one hundred years
Before Christ
written after a word, to show that you know it is spelled wro…
tribe
a group of people, with same race, language, culture
century
one hundred years
95 terms
HISTORY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE FINAL
English Bibles*
Anglo Saxon Godschpel
Wycliffe
Tyndale
"The history of English is a history of Bible translation"
"Godschpels" (gospels) translates as "good stories;" English…
founder of Lollardie? protestant reform movement. believed pe…
1520s, just before English Reformation, against law to publis…
English Bibles*
"The history of English is a history of Bible translation"
Anglo Saxon Godschpel
"Godschpels" (gospels) translates as "good stories;" English…
55 terms
History English Language
Why is English a Germanic language?
origin of alphabet and numbers
original inhabitants of Britain
who tried to push the celts out of bri…
syntax (sentence organization), pluralization, compounds
latin alphabet, arabic numbers
pre 5 BC. Celtic period. Celts in britain speaking language f…
Latin/Romans in 4BC (Chester=Roman camp)
Why is English a Germanic language?
syntax (sentence organization), pluralization, compounds
origin of alphabet and numbers
latin alphabet, arabic numbers
20 terms
The History of the English Language 1
variant
dictionary
century
discovery
variant
ordbok
århundre
oppdagelse
variant
variant
dictionary
ordbok
44 terms
History of the English Language Final
Mystery Plays
John Wycliffe
Peasants' Revolt
Vulgate Bible
Short dramas of the Middle Ages based on events of the Old an…
English theologian who wrote that Scriptures alone, not papal…
also called Wat Tyler's Rebellion or the Great Rising, was a…
a Latin translation of the Bible produced by St. Jerome (340-…
Mystery Plays
Short dramas of the Middle Ages based on events of the Old an…
John Wycliffe
English theologian who wrote that Scriptures alone, not papal…
44 terms
Language History, English, Final Klausur
English is the first language of this…
The first population of Britain
Language
Celtic tribes which inhabited Britain
about 400 mln
the Iberians
A system of communication through speech
Britts, Scots, Picts
English is the first language of this…
about 400 mln
The first population of Britain
the Iberians
9 terms
History of English Language
500 A.D
Characteristics of Old English
1066 A.D
1200 A.D.
Jutes, Angles, Saxons, and Kents arrived
-Relationships between the words of a sentence was usually sh…
Last of Alfred the Great's line died and throne of England wa…
English regained its place among aristocrats
500 A.D
Jutes, Angles, Saxons, and Kents arrived
Characteristics of Old English
-Relationships between the words of a sentence was usually sh…
14 terms
History of english language
Romans
War of the Roses
Britons
Gaels
Next to conquer britain. their rule lasted for more than 300…
Lancasters v Yorks v Tudors.... The Wars of the Roses were a ser…
Before the Romans. One of two groups of celta that invaded br…
Before the Romans. One of two groups of celts that invaded br…
Romans
Next to conquer britain. their rule lasted for more than 300…
War of the Roses
Lancasters v Yorks v Tudors.... The Wars of the Roses were a ser…
13 terms
History of the English language 1
Friesland
greedy
crumble
placename
Фрисландия
жадный; алчный
распадаться, разрушаться, гибнуть
географическое название, топоним
Friesland
Фрисландия
greedy
жадный; алчный
18 terms
English "History of the English Language"
What 4 languages is English comprised…
What language is one of the oldest sti…
Paganism is the worship of _________
What is another word for "many gods"?
-Gaelic... -Latin... -German... -French
Gaelic
Nature
Polytheistic
What 4 languages is English comprised…
-Gaelic... -Latin... -German... -French
What language is one of the oldest sti…
Gaelic
50 terms
History of English Language
The language spoken in the area of the…
The speakers of PIE migrated in differ…
Each group of PIE evolved differently…
Speakers of the Germanic language incl…
Proto-Indo-European
Europe and Asia
Latin, Greek, and Germanic
Barbaric tribes
The language spoken in the area of the…
Proto-Indo-European
The speakers of PIE migrated in differ…
Europe and Asia
36 terms
History of the English language
Old English/Anglo Saxon time period
Middle English time period
Modern English time period... *Shakespear…
1. Celts invaded
449-1066 AD
1066-1500
1500-Present
600 BC (Britons and Gauls; from different parts of Europe)
Old English/Anglo Saxon time period
449-1066 AD
Middle English time period
1066-1500
18 terms
History of English Language
6000 bc
3500 bc
1500 bc
55 ad
Indo-Europeans traced back to this time. Nomadic tribes, soci…
Indo-Europeans migration begins. They had bigger and stronger…
Celtic people established in Britain
Julius Caesar invades Britain and Latin becomes the most domi…
6000 bc
Indo-Europeans traced back to this time. Nomadic tribes, soci…
3500 bc
Indo-Europeans migration begins. They had bigger and stronger…
15 terms
History of English Language
creole
dialect
monk
slang
a language that is a mixture of a European language and a loc…
a variety of a language spoken in one area which differs from…
a man who works for the church and who lives with other monks…
extremely informal kind of language/ argo
creole
a language that is a mixture of a European language and a loc…
dialect
a variety of a language spoken in one area which differs from…
18 terms
history of the English language
who migrated westward in 5000 BC
who do all western european languages…
who invaded britain in 40-400 AD
who invaded britain in 450-600 Ad
proto-indo-europeans
proto-indo-europeans
romans
Angles and Saxons
who migrated westward in 5000 BC
proto-indo-europeans
who do all western european languages…
proto-indo-europeans
18 terms
History of English Language - terminology
Prescriptivist
Archaic
Descriptivist
Analogy
Language has a strict set of rules and should not be changed.
words that have gone out of fashion
Language should change over time and be developed
using an old word in a new, similar situation
Prescriptivist
Language has a strict set of rules and should not be changed.
Archaic
words that have gone out of fashion
75 terms
History of the English Language
April 23, 871- October 26, 899
849;899
Wannating
Safeguarding his kingdom against the v…
When did Alfred the Great reign?
What year was King Alfred born? What year did he die?
Where was King Alfred born?
What is Alfred known for doing?
April 23, 871- October 26, 899
When did Alfred the Great reign?
849;899
What year was King Alfred born? What year did he die?
15 terms
History of the English Language
Old English
Middle English
New English
Modern English
450-1100 AD
1100-1500 AD
1500-1800 AD
1800-present
Old English
450-1100 AD
Middle English
1100-1500 AD
13 terms
History of The English Language
The first invasion
The second invasion
The third invasion
The fourth invasion
Roman invasion of Britain, place names were added
Anglo-Saxon migration invasion, the core of English was there…
Viking invasions and the Danelaw, York(Javork) becomes a king…
The Norman invasion of 1066, Added lots of Latin and French t…
The first invasion
Roman invasion of Britain, place names were added
The second invasion
Anglo-Saxon migration invasion, the core of English was there…
14 terms
History of the English Language
Celts (300/400 BC)
Julius Caesar (55 BC)
Dominant invaders (450 AD)
The English language
Very primative (hunters or fishers). Strong belief in immorta…
Did not affect language when he conquered England, only histo…
Angles, Saxons, Jutes. They were coming to seek better climat…
Primarily a Germanic language, the words we use to talk about…
Celts (300/400 BC)
Very primative (hunters or fishers). Strong belief in immorta…
Julius Caesar (55 BC)
Did not affect language when he conquered England, only histo…
26 terms
History of English language Midterm
King Alfred
f
s
'th' symbols
study notes
/f/ /v/
/s/ /z/
voiced and voiceless th
King Alfred
study notes
f
/f/ /v/
12 terms
History of the English Language
Bilabial
Interdental
Labiodental
Alveolar
Both lips are involved during speech.... (p, b, m, w are bilabia…
The tongue protrudes slightly between the teeth during speech…
Sounds are produced with the upper teeth on the lower lip.... (f…
Sounds are produced when the tip or the front of the tongue i…
Bilabial
Both lips are involved during speech.... (p, b, m, w are bilabia…
Interdental
The tongue protrudes slightly between the teeth during speech…
8 terms
History of the English language
Language Began
55 BC
Anglo-Saxons
English
250,000 years ago
Julius Cesar conquered England
Northern Germany and Southern Scandonavia
100% Germanic at its roots
Language Began
250,000 years ago
55 BC
Julius Cesar conquered England
14 terms
History of the English Language
Old English, Middle English, Early Mod…
Old English: one of the few existing E…
Early Modern English; defined 43,500 w…
Middle English; wrote books in English
Name the four stages of English language development.
Beowulf
Samuel Johnson
Geoffrey Chaucer
Old English, Middle English, Early Mod…
Name the four stages of English language development.
Old English: one of the few existing E…
Beowulf
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