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Timeline: English
43 BC: Romans invade and rule British Isles for over 400 years though few of these words remain in use
449 AD: Germanic tribes begin to arrive and form the basis of the language we now call Old English
1066: The Normans invade embedding thousands of French words in the English vocabulary

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_English_history

This is a timeline of English history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and ..... 1755, Samuel Johnson published his A Dictionary of the English Language. 1764, The Castle of Otranto was written, which was the first ever story  ...

www.thehistoryofenglish.com/timeline.html

Here is a list of important dates in the development of the English language. The selection of events is my own, and the dates are approximate in some cases, ...

www.thoughtco.com/events-history-of-the-english-language-1692746

Sep 16, 2016 ... This timeline offers a glimpse at some of the key events that helped to shape the English language over the past 1500 years.

www.bl.uk/englishtimeline

This interactive timeline allows you to explore the evolution of English language and literature, from the 11th century to the present day. Scroll through decade by  ...

www.slideshare.net/mjalaeian/english-language-timeline

Jul 9, 2015 ... English language changes from beginning untill now.

www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/interactives/languages/words/timeline

undefined. 0AD. 1000AD. 2000AD. Introduction. Where did the English we speak today come from? To find an answer, we have to look at the history of.

www.ruf.rice.edu/~kemmer/Words/chron.html

Aug 21, 2016 ... By 600 A.D., the Germanic speech of England comprises dialects of a language distinct from the continental Germanic languages. ca. 600- ...

www.csun.edu/~sk36711/WWW/medlit/english_lang_timeline.html

Timeline of English Language and Literature. Timeline of English ... and Literature. * indicates works written in English or authors who wrote in English ...

www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/launch_tl_ages_english.shtml

Rogues, knights and fops chart the history of the language.