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English is a West Germanic language that originated from Anglo-Frisian dialects brought to Britain in the mid 5th to 7th centuries AD by Anglo-Saxon migrants from what is now northwest Germany, southern Denmark and the happycitiessummit.org Anglo-Saxons settled in the British Isles from the mid-5th century and came to dominate the bulk of southern Great Britain. Jul 17, · English language, a West Germanic language of the Indo-European language family that is closely related to Frisian, German, and Dutch languages. It originated in England and is the dominant language of the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand. It has become the world’s lingua franca. The history of the English language has traditionally been divided into three main periods: Old English ( AD), Middle English (circa AD) and Modern English (since ). Over the centuries, the English language has been influenced by a number of other languages. Old 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 Angles, the Saxons and the Jutes, crossed the North Sea from what today is Denmark and northern Germany. At that time the inhabitants of Britain spoke a Celtic. · 3. A History of the English Language by Albert C Baugh. This book just goes on and on. I used its second () edition when I was an undergraduate and was fascinated by . Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Discover the story of English. More than , words, over a thousand years. Welcome to OED Online. If you or your library subscribes, dive straight in to the riches of the English language. If not, click on the images below to learn more about the OED, see What's new, or take a look at Aspects of English, our language feature section. Previous; Next; More about the OED» Print edition. It is impossible to say just when English became a separate language, rather than just a German dialect, although it seems that the language began to develop its own distinctive features in isolation from the continental Germanic languages, by around AD. Over time, four major dialects of Old English gradually emerged: Northumbrian in the north of England, Mercian in the midlands, West Saxon. 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 Angles, the Saxons and the Jutes, crossed the North Sea from what today is Denmark and northern Germany. At that time the inhabitants of Britain spoke a Celtic language. But most of the Celtic speakers were pushed west and north by the. If the initial print run - known as the 'first printing' or 'first impression'- sells out and the publisher decides to produce a subsequent printing with the same typeset, books from that second print run can be described as a first edition, second printing. But it's more complicated than that. Each time a publisher releases a new instance of the same title, or when a book is released in a new. English as a global language Second edition DavidCrystal,worldauthorityontheEnglishlanguage,presentsalively andfactualaccountoftheriseofEnglishasagloballanguageandex-.