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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?
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…
25 terms
History of English Language
Old English era (period)
Middle English era
Early Modern English era
Modern English era
450-1100 A.D.
1100-1500
1500-1800
1800-present
Old English era (period)
450-1100 A.D.
Middle English era
1100-1500
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…
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…
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…
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.
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A Short History of the English language
Old English/Anglo Saxon time period
Middle English/Norman time period
Modern English/Shakespeare time period
Native Celts
440-1066 AD
1066-1440
1440-Present
Original inhabitants of island of Briton
Old English/Anglo Saxon time period
440-1066 AD
Middle English/Norman time period
1066-1440
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…
6 terms
History of the English Language
prehistoric
ancestors
plague
scriptorium
prehistoric
ancestors
20 terms
History of English Language Chpt. 1
Long vowels IPA
Short vowels IPA
Front vowels IPA
Central vowels IPA
...
...
...
...
Long vowels IPA
...
Short vowels IPA
...
16 terms
The history of the English language
approximately
acknowledge
inhabitant
settler
ca
annerkjenne
innbygger
nybygger
approximately
ca
acknowledge
annerkjenne
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…
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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…
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
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
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…
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English history of the English language
The words piter, pater, fader, father…
Our everyday one syllable words come b…
The romans when they left,
The bigger the word in English the mor…
That a lot of languages in Europe come from indo-European
An area around London, Oxford, and Cambridge
Contributed almost no words to the English language
Latin
The words piter, pater, fader, father…
That a lot of languages in Europe come from indo-European
Our everyday one syllable words come b…
An area around London, Oxford, and Cambridge
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
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…
28 terms
History of English Language
450-1100
Beowulf
4 extra letters
Silent h in front of L,R,or N
Old english
Old
Old-p
Old-p
450-1100
Old english
Beowulf
Old
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…
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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
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…
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
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/
17 terms
History of the English Language
Celts
Romans
Germanic Tribes
Norman Invasion
First inhabitants of England that we know about
First invasion in the year 55 B.C.
Spoke languages that evolved into Old English
William the Conqueror
Celts
First inhabitants of England that we know about
Romans
First invasion in the year 55 B.C.
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…
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
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
40 terms
History of the English Language
British Islands
Iberians
2000 BC
Southern Europe
Where did everyone migrate to?
Who migrated from present-day Spain & Portugal to the British…
When was Stonehenge built?
Where did the Celts migrate to the British Islands from?
British Islands
Where did everyone migrate to?
Iberians
Who migrated from present-day Spain & Portugal to the British…
English Language History
Englands 7 invaders
Iberians invaded England around
Iberian peninsula is close to
Original Iberians came from
Iberians, Celts, Romans, Angles, Saxons, jutes, vikings
3000 BC
Spain and Portugal
south caucus mountains
Englands 7 invaders
Iberians, Celts, Romans, Angles, Saxons, jutes, vikings
Iberians invaded England around
3000 BC
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
166 terms
History of the English Language
55BC-449
449-1066
1066-1500
1500-present
pre-history period
old English period
middle English period
modern English period
55BC-449
pre-history period
449-1066
old English period
11 terms
History of the English Language
Pre-2000 B.C.
Middle English
Old English
Modern English
people were localized near the caspian sea... Proto-Indo- Europe…
1100-1500
450 A.D.
1500-Present
Pre-2000 B.C.
people were localized near the caspian sea... Proto-Indo- Europe…
Middle English
1100-1500
The history of English Language
Old English time
middle english time
early modern english
late modern english
500-1100
1100-1500
1500-1800
1800-present
Old English time
500-1100
middle english time
1100-1500
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
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
8 terms
History of the English Language
2000 b.c.
500 b.c.
43 a.d.
449 a.d.
Stonehendge
Celts migrate to the British Isles; split into Britons (main…
Roman Invasion, brought with them Christianity
Northern Tribes of Europe attack Rome; Anglo-Saxon invasion
2000 b.c.
Stonehendge
500 b.c.
Celts migrate to the British Isles; split into Britons (main…
8 terms
History of english language
Jutes, Saxons, Angles, Frisians
old English, middle English, Early mod…
middle English
The printing press
list the 4 Germanic tribes from which the English language or…
list the 4 periods in the history of English
Chaucers "canterbury tales" is a perfect example of which Eng…
what piece of machinery brought standardization to English
Jutes, Saxons, Angles, Frisians
list the 4 Germanic tribes from which the English language or…
old English, middle English, Early mod…
list the 4 periods in the history of English
24 terms
History of the English Language Vocab
Linguist
Linguistics
Indo-European
Beowolf
A person who studies languages
Scientific study of languages
The family of languages in Europe and Asia
A poem
Linguist
A person who studies languages
Linguistics
Scientific study of languages
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…
History of the English Language
3000 BCE
1000 BCE
54 BCE
43 CE
Skara Brae inhabit the island.
Celts take over, call it Albion, "White Land". North half is…
Julius Caesar lands on Albion; withdraws soon after.
Vespasian lands on Albion and begins conquest. Some natives a…
3000 BCE
Skara Brae inhabit the island.
1000 BCE
Celts take over, call it Albion, "White Land". North half is…
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…
8 terms
History of English Language
Rome conquers/ latin mixes with german…
Wave of Germanic language
St Augustine converts people to Christ…
Invasions of Vikings/Scandinavian lang…
Rome conquers/ latin mixes with germanic language
Wave of Germanic language
...
...
Rome conquers/ latin mixes with german…
Rome conquers/ latin mixes with germanic language
Wave of Germanic language
Wave of Germanic language
55 terms
History of the English Language
ca. 3000 B.C. (or 6000 B.C?)
ca. 1000 B.C.
ca. 1000 B.C.
55 B.C.
Indo - European languages spoken in Baltic areas
Indo - European languages become distinct
Celtic becomes most widespread branch (spoken in France, Spai…
First Roman raids on British Isles
ca. 3000 B.C. (or 6000 B.C?)
Indo - European languages spoken in Baltic areas
ca. 1000 B.C.
Indo - European languages become distinct
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
History of English Language Quiz
55 BC-600AD
600 AD- 1100 AD
1100 AD- 1500 AD
1500 AD- 1700 AD
England before English
Old English (angles, saxons, jutes)
Middle English
Early Modern English
55 BC-600AD
England before English
600 AD- 1100 AD
Old English (angles, saxons, jutes)
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