foreign influences an on english

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The languages have been brought to England by the Jutes, Saxons, and Angles. These formed its basis, the sole basis of its grammar and the source of by far the largest part of its vocabulary. But there were other elements in the first seven hundred years, another three languages appeared: the language of Celts, the Romans, and the Scandinavians.

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By :Hajer Mohammed Ali.The languages have been brought to England by the Jutes, Saxons, and Angles. These formed its basis, the sole basis of its grammar and the source of by far the largest part of its vocabulary. But there were other elements in the first seven hundred years, another three languages appeared: the language of Celts, the Romans, and the Scandinavians.The mixed people in Britain mixed there languages, the Celtic language stayed for a long time because many Celts were held as slaves by the conquerors and that many of the Anglo-Saxons married Celtic women. In parts at least of the island, contact between the two people must have been constant and in some districts intimate for several generation. When we seek for evidence for influences in the English language, investigation usually consider the places names. A number of important centers in the Roman period have names in which Celtic elements are embodied. The name of London itself, most likely goes back to Celtic designation, and other names of cities are traceable to Celtic source. But it is in the names of rivers and hills and places in proximity to these natural features that the greatest number of the Cel

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