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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_English

English is a West Germanic language that originated from Anglo-Frisian dialects brought to Britain in the mid 5th to 7th centuries AD by Germanic invaders and ...

www.thehistoryofenglish.com

The History of English - How the English language went from an obscure Germanic dialect to a global language.

www.merriam-webster.com/help/faq-history

The history of English is conventionally, if perhaps too neatly, divided into three ... By that time Latin, Old Norse (the language of the Viking invaders), and ...

historyofenglishpodcast.com

In this special 100th episode, we review the major consonant sound changes that have impacted English since the Proto-Indo-European language.

www.englishclub.com/history-of-english

The history of the English language really started with the arrival of three Germanic tribes who invaded Britain during the 5th century AD. These tribes, the  ...

www.britannica.com/topic/English-language

Jul 21, 2017 ... English language, West Germanic language of the Indo-European language family that is closely related to Frisian, German, and Dutch (in ...

en.oxforddictionaries.com/explore/the-history-of-english

The history of English is long, winding, and complex – but here are 5 events that shaped the history of English, and gave us the language we use today.

www.studyenglishtoday.net/english-language-history.html

The history of the English language has traditionally been divided into three main periods: Old English (450-1100 AD), Middle English (1100-circa 1500 AD) and ...

linguistics.byu.edu/classes/Ling450ch/reports/english2.html

The history of the English language is of significance because English is spoken more frequently than any other language except Chinese, according to the ...