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HISTORY OF ENGLISH

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Bambas, Rudolph C. The English Language: Its Origin and History. Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1980.*
Barber, Charles. The Story of Language.
_____. The English Language: A Historical Introduction. (Cambridge Approaches to Linguistics). Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1993. Rpt. Cambridge UP-Canto, c. 2000.* (Rev. version of The Story of Language).
Baugh, A. C. A History of the English Language. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1951. 1952. 1954. 1956. 2nd ed. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1959. 1960. 1962. 1963. 1965. 1968. 1971. 1974. 1976.
Baugh, A. C., and Thomas Cable. A History of the English Language. 3rd. ed: London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978.*
_____. A History of the English Language. 4th ed. London: Routledge, 1993. 1993. 1994. 996. 1997. 2000. 2001. 2002.
_____. A History of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Englewood Cliffs: Pearson Education-Prentice Hall, 2002; London: Routledge, 2002.*
_____. A History of the English Language. London: Taylor and Francis-Routledge, 2010.
Bex, Tony. "2. A (Very Brief) History of English." In Bex, Variety in Written English: Texts in Society /Societies in Text. (Interface). London: Routledge, 1996. 30-50.*
Blake, Norman F. A History of the English Language. London: Macmillan, 1996. Rpt. Palgrave.*
Bloomfield, M. W., and L. Newmark. A Linguistic Introduction to the History of English. New York: Knopf, 1963.
_____. A Linguistic Introduction to the History of English.. Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1979.
Bradley, H. The Making of English. New York: Macmillan, 1904. Rev. ed. 1968.
Brook, G. L. A History of the English Language. (The Language Library). London: André Deutsch, 1958. 1977.
Cruz Fernández, Juan M. de la, Angel Cañete Alvarez-Torrijos and Antonio Miranda García. Introducción histórica a la lengua inglesa. Málaga: Agora, 1995.
Fennell, Barbara A. A History of English: A Sociolinguistic Approach. (Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics). Oxford: Blackwell, 2001.*
Fernández Fernández, Francisco. Historia de la lengua inglesa. Madrid: Gredos, 1982.*
_____. Historia de la Lengua Inglesa. 2nd ed. Foreword by Emilio Lorenzo. Madrid: Gredos, 1993.*
Freeborn, Dennis. From Old English to Standard English: A Course Book in Language Variation Across Time. (Studies in English Language). Houndmills: Macmillan, 1998.*
Görlach, Manfred. The Linguistic History of English: An Introduction. Houndmills: Macmillan, 1997.
Graddol, David, Dick Leith and Joan Swann, eds. English: History, Diversity and Change. (English Language: Past, Present and Future). London: Routledge / Open UP, 1996. 1997. 2000. 2001. 2002 (2).*
Gramley, Stephan. (U of Bielefeld). The History of English: An Introduction. London: Routledge, 2011. http://www.routledge.com/cw/gramley 2011
Guardia Massó, Pedro. Historia de la lengua inglesa: un esbozo. Barcelona: Universidad de Barcelona, 1982.
_____. Breve Historia del Inglés. Barcelona: PPU, 1991.
Hogg, Richard and David Denison, eds. A History of the English Language. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2008.
Leith, Dick. A Social History of English. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1983.
_____. A Social History of English. 2nd ed. London: Routledge, 1997.
Martínez del Castillo, Jesús Gerardo. Historia de la lengua inglesa. Almería: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Almería, 1999. 2000. 2001. 4th ed., corr., 2003.
_____. Facts of Speech and Facts of Evolution: An Interpretation to the History of the English Language. Editorial Abecedario, 2006.
McCrum, R., W. Cran and R. McNeil. The Story of English. London: Faber and Faber / BBC; New York: Viking, 1986.
McIntyre, Dan. History of English: A Resource Book for Students. (Routledge English Language Introductions). London: Routledge, 2008.
Pyles, T. The Origins and Development of the English Language. New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, 1964.
Pyles, T., and J. Algeo. The Origins and Development of the English Language. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1982.
Smith, J. An Historical Study of English. Function, Form and Change. London: Routledge, 1996.
Strang, Barbara M. H. A History of English. London: Methuen, 1970. 1974.*
Williams, J. M. Origins of the English Language: A Social and Linguistic History. Free Press, 1975.
Wyld, H. C. A Short History of English. 3rd ed. London, 1927.

Miscellaneous

Aiken, J. R. English Present and Past. New York: Ronald Press, 1930.
Alcaraz Sintes, Alejandro. "A History of of the English Language Online Course." In Proceedings from the 31st AEDEAN Conference. Ed. M. J. Lorenzo Modia et al. CD-ROM: A Coruña: Universidade da Coruña, 2008. 237-56.*
Algeo, John, ed. English in North America. Vol. 6 of The Cambridge History of the English Language. Gen. ed. Richard M. Hogg. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2001.*
Allen, C. L. Case Marking and Reanalysis: Grammatical Relations from Old to Early Modern English. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995.
Baron, Naomi S. Alphabet to Email: How Written English Evolved and Where It's Heading. London: Routledge, 2001.* (Duke of Edinburgh's English Language Award 2000).
Blake, Norman F., ed. The Cambridge History of the English Language, vol II: 1066-1476. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1992. 1996. 2001.*
Bradley, Henry. "19. Changes in the Language to the Days of Chaucer." In From the Beginnings to the Cycle of Romance. Vol. 1 (English) of The Cambridge History of English and American Literature. Ed. A. W. Ward and A. R. Waller. Online at Bartleby.com http://www.bartleby.com/211/index.html 2013
Burchfield, Robert William, ed. English in Britain and Overseas: Origins and Development. Vol. V of The Cambridge History of the English Language. Gen. ed. R. M. Hogg. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1994.*
Carver, C. M. A History of English in Its Own Words. HarperCollins, 1991.
Clark, J. W. Early English. (The Language Library). London: André Deutsch, 1957. Rev. ed. 1967.
Conde-Silvestre, Juan Camilo, and Juan Manuel Hernández-Campoy, issue eds. Sociolinguistics and the History of English: Perspectives and Problems. Monograph issue of IJES: International Journal of English Studies 5.1 (2005).*
Cruz, Juan de la, and Angel Cañete. Historia del inglés. Málaga: Edinford, 1992.
Culpeper, Jonathan. History of English. (Language Workbooks). London: Routledge, 1997.
Diller, Hans-Jürgen, and M. Görlach, eds. Towards a History of English as a History of Genres. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 2001.
Emerson, Oliver F. A Brief History of the English Language. New York: Macmillan, 1902.
_____. The History of the English Language. New York: Macmillan, 1897.
The English Language. (Penguin History of Literature, 10). Harmondsworth: Penguin.
Evans, D. The Grammar, History and Derivation of the English Language. London: National Society's Depository, 1887.
Fernández Fernández, Francisco. "Applied Historical Linguistics: The History of English and the Study of Language." XIV Congreso de AEDEAN. Bilbao: Servicio Editorial de la Universidad del País Vasco, 1992. 59-80.*
_____. "La historia de la lengua inglesa: Pasado, presente y futuro." In First International Conference on English Studies: Past, Present and Future: Costa de Almería, 19-25 de Octubre, 1997. Ed. Annette Gomis et al. CD-ROM. Almería: U de Almería, n.d. [2001]*
Finnie, W. B. The Stages of English. Houghton Mifflin, 1972.
Foster, B. The Changing English Language. London: Macmillan, 1968. 1970.
Görlach, Manfred. New Studies in the History of English. Heidelberg: Winter, 1995.
_____. English in Nineteenth-Century England: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1999.
"History of English Timeline." In English in the World: History, Diversity, Change. Ed. Philip Seargeant and Joan Swann. London: Routledge, 2011.
Hogg, Richard M., ed. The Beginnings to 1066. Vol. 1 of The Cambridge History of the English Language. Gen. ed. Richard M. Hogg. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1992. Rpt. 1994. 1997. 1998. 2000.*
Hughes, Geoffrey. A History of English Words. (The Language Library). Oxford: Blackwell, 1999.
Iglesias Rábade, Luis, María José López Couso, Belén Méndez Naya and Elena Seoane Posse. "Los estudios y la enseñanza de la Historia de la Lengua Inglesa en España." Proceedings of the XIXth International Conference of AEDEAN. Ed. Javier Pérez Guerra et al. Vigo: Departamento de Filoloxía Inglesa e Alemana da Universidade de Vigo, 1996. 635-38.*
Jespersen, Otto. Growth and Structure of the English Language. 1938. 9th ed. Oxford: Blackwell, 1956. 1967. 10th ed. 1982.
_____. "IV. The Scandinavians." In Jespersen, Growth and Structure of the English Language. 10th ed. Oxford: Blackwell, 1982.
_____. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles. 7 vols. London: Allen and Unwin, 1909, 1914, 1927, 1931, 1940, 1942, 1949. (Late vols. assist. eds. Paul Christophersen, Niels Haislund and Knud Schibsbye, U of Copenhagen).
_____. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles. 1949. London: Allen and Unwin, 1961.
_____. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles. 3rd impression. London and Copenhague: Allen and Unwin / Ejnar Munksgaard, 1970.
Jones, C. A History of English Phonology. Longman, 1989.
Jones, Richard Foster. The Triumph of the English Language. Stanford: Stanford UP, 1953. 1966.
Knowles, Gerry. A Cultural History of the English Language. London: Arnold, 1997.
Krapp, G. P. Modern English: Its Growth and Present Use. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909.
Lass, Roger, ed. The Cambridge History of the English Language, Volume 3: 1476-1776. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2000.*
Leith, Dick. "The Origins of English." In English: History, Diversity and Change. Ed. David Graddol, Dick Leith and Joan Swann. London: Routledge / Open UP, 1996. 95-135.*
Leith, Dick, and Philip Seargeant. "A Colonial Language." In English in the World: History, Diversity, Change. Ed. Philip Seargeant and Joan Swann. London: Routledge, 2011.
Maclaughlin, J. C. Aspects of the History of English. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970.
Marsh. Origin and History of the English Language. 19th cent.
McKnight, George H. Modern English in the Making. New York: Appleton-Century, 1928. 1930.
_____. The Evolution of the English Language, from Chaucer to the Twentieth Century. New York: Dover, 1968. (Rev. ed. of Modern English in the Making).
Moskowich-Spiegel, Isabel, and Begoña Crespo-García, eds. Bells Chiming from the Past: Cultural and Linguistic Studies on Early English. Amsterdam and New York, 2007,
Myers, L. M., and R. L. Hoffman. The Roots of Modern English. Little, Brown, 1979.
Nunberg, Geoffrey. "The Persistence of English." In The Norton Anthology of English Literature. 7th ed. Vol. 1. Ed. M. H. Abrams, Stephen Greenblatt et al. New York: Norton, 1999. xlviii-lxi.*
Page, Norman. "The English Language: Tradition and Innovation." In From Blake to Byron. Ed. Boris Ford. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1982. 139-53.*
Papers from the 7th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (Valencia, 22-25 Sept. 1992). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1994.
Pérez Rodrigo, Lorido. "Fósiles del lenguaje: como enseñar la historia de la lengua inglesa a través del inglés contemporáneo." In Filología inglesa y Traducción: La Lengua y la Literatura en los nuevos currículos. Ed. J. Pérez Guerra and T. Caneda Cabrera. Vigo: Universidade de Vigo, 1995. 107-131.
Peters, R. A. A Linguistic History of English. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1968.
Pieters, Jürgen, ed. English and the Past. EJES 4.3.
Robertson, S. The Development of Modern English. 1934. 2nd ed., rev. Frederic G. Cassidy. Englewood Cliffs (NJ): Prentice-Hall, 1954.
Romaine, Suzanne, ed. The Cambridge History of the English Language: Volume 4: 1776-1997. Gen. ed. R. M. Hogg. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1998.*
Schlauch, Margaret. The English Language in Modern Times (since 1500). 1959. Warszawa: Panstwowe Widawnictwo Naukowe, 1965.
Smith, Jeremy J. Essentials of Early English. London: Routledge, 1999.
Tellier, A. R. Histoire de la Langue Anglaise. Paris: Armand Colin, 1962.
Vázquez, Nila, Laura Esteban-Segura and Teresa Marqués-Aguado. "A Descriptive Approach to Computerised English Historical Corpora in the 21st Century." In New Developments in Corpus Linguistics. Ed. Moisés Almela Sánchez. Monograph issue of IJES (International Journal of English Studies) 11.2 (2011): 119-39.*
Visser, F. T. An Historical Syntax of the English Language. Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1963-73.
_____. A Historical Syntax of the English Language. 4 vols. Leiden: Brill, 1984.
Watts, Richard J. and Peter Trudgill, ed. Alternative Histories of English. Epilogue by David Crystal. London: Routledge, 2001. (Varieties of English).
Wright, Laura, ed. The Development of Standard English, 1300-1800: Theories, Descriptions, Conflicts. (Studies in English Language). Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2000.
Wyld, H. C. A History of Modern Colloquial English. 2nd ed. London, 1921.
_____. A History of Modern Colloquial English. Oxford: Blackwell, 1926.

Anthologies

Burnley, David. The History of the English Language: A Sourcebook. Harlow: Addison Wesley Longman, 2000.
González Fernández-Corugedo, Santiago, Rodrigo Pérez Lorido, Antonio Bravo García, and Fernando García García. Anthology for a History of the English Language II. Oviedo: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Oviedo. Oviedo, 1988.

Bibliography

García Landa, José Ángel. "History of English." Scribd.com (2011).* http://es.scribd.com/doc/55164328/1-history-of-english-doc-universidad-de-zaragoza 2011
_____. "History of English." From A Bibliography of Literary Theory, Criticism and Philology. Online at Scribd (Jesús Alberto Prieto Oliveira) 8 Nov. 2015.* https://es.scribd.com/doc/288922095/1-History-of-English 2015
_____. "Bibliografía de la Historia de la Lengua Inglesa." In García Landa, Vanity Fea 8 Nov. 2015.* http://vanityfea.blogspot.com.es/2015/11/bibliografia-de-historia-de-la-lengua.html 2015

Internet resources

History of the English Language. Website. U of Toronto. (Carol Percy). http://homes.chass.utoronto.ca/~cpercy/hell/ 2013

Related works

Buckett Rivera, Alison, and Mª Nila Vázquez González. "Introducing History of the English Language in Non-Specialised English Lanugage Programmes." In AEDEAN: Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference (León, 16-18 de diciembre, 1999). CD-ROM. León: AEDEAN, 2003.*

Video

The Adventure of English 500 AD to 2000. BBC series. (1). Birth of a Language. YouTube (Luis Fernando Dias Carvalho) 20 Jan. 2013.* http://youtu.be/wGYiM_ZnjAc 2013 YouTube (Doc Heaven) 27 July 2013.* https://youtu.be/VsVz5U76kX0 2015

See also Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English, American English; World English; Diachronic studies (English); Historical linguistics (English).

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...English should continue to be the official language of India. English is used as the official language in India. Yes • English is one such language that is understood by people from different castes and states, and therefore deserves to be the official language of India. • If any other language is tried to make the official language, all the regional parties will start the battle of making the state level as official language of India. • If Hindi is given priority then it will create differences among the people who don’t speak it making them feel as second class citizens. • Region C forms an important part of India that got agitated when PM Modi used Hindi for its diplomatic talks.  • The use of English language is as per the requirement of being a part of globalization and there is nothing wrong in it. No • Forget about all the different castes and religions as Indians have their own national language that is Hindi, and that should only be the official language of India. • It is the duty of the government to take the measures so that people all over in India can read, write and speak in Hindi.  • Already Indian has adopted the western culture in many ways. If it continues there will be no personal or rather say national identity of India. • In this case, India should learn something from Pakistan who made the Urdu as their official language after the division of country. • The small little steps are the ways that will make sure that the...

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...“English should not become official” America is a country filled with many people with different language trying to get along. We live in a society made up and founded by immigrants. Looking at our society today, English shouldn’t become the official language of the U.S because, first of all it is unfair for others living here who have English as a second language or can speak little English. Second of all, it will limit certain people when it comes to finding a job because not everybody is capable of speaking, reading, or writing the English language correctly. Finally, it violates the terms our country was built on. If English becomes the official language of the U.S, people with English as a second language or with little English are put at a disadvantage. It’s a fact that our society is largely made of immigrants. Moreover, children who will be born in the U.S won’t be able to learn their parent’s native language. So it wouldn’t make any sense from the government to limit them because the government will need bilingual people. We take pride in our diversity, so when we limit our diversity, we put people here at a disadvantage. Additionally, there are certain people who don’t dedicate themselves to learn the English language. The reason is because they get employed by businesses that practice the same language. For instance, lots of Spanish immigrants only get to work in the Spanish community. Spanish is very much used in the United States, because they don’t develop......

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...George Orwell, "Politics and the English Language," 1946 [pic] Most people who bother with the matter at all would admit that the English language is in a bad way, but it is generally assumed that we cannot by conscious action do anything about it. Our civilization is decadent and our language -- so the argument runs -- must inevitably share in the general collapse. It follows that any struggle against the abuse of language is a sentimental archaism, like preferring candles to electric light or hansom cabs to aeroplanes. Underneath this lies the half-conscious belief that language is a natural growth and not an instrument which we shape for our own purposes. Now, it is clear that the decline of a language must ultimately have political and economic causes: it is not due simply to the bad influence of this or that individual writer. But an effect can become a cause, reinforcing the original cause and producing the same effect in an intensified form, and so on indefinitely. A man may take to drink because he feels himself to be a failure, and then fail all the more completely because he drinks. It is rather the same thing that is happening to the English language. It becomes ugly and inaccurate because our thoughts are foolish, but the slovenliness of our language makes it easier for us to have foolish thoughts. The point is that the process is reversible. Modern English, especially written English, is full of bad habits which spread by imitation and which can be avoided if......

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...ENGLISH 10 Joscar Gamaliel Malacaman Email : JGMalacaman@gmail.com Cellphone : 09165611730 (Important messages only please) Consultation Hours : FC 1115 M-F 12:00pm – 2pm Course Number : English 10 Course Title : College English Course Description : The writing and critical reading of basic forms of academic Discourse essential to university work. Credit : 3 units Objectives • To develop skills in reading and writing for general academic purpose • To develop independent, creative, and critical thinking through reading and writing various forms of academic discourse • To further an awareness of oneself and others through the exposure to, study of, and experiences with the written word Course Breakdown INTRODUCTION Introduction and Diagnostic Exam Grammar Review Elements of Style by Strunk and White RESEARCH Definition of Research Research Topic Problematique and Thesis Statement CRITICAL THINKING Understanding and Evaluating Data Introduction to Reaction Papers BASIC ELEMENTS OF WRITING Audience, Point of View, Levels of Language, Voice, Style Structure of the Essay Proofreading and Editing PRE-WRITING Ideas and Data-Gathering Sources and Kinds of Sources Introduction to Report Writing Organizing Ideas Introduction to Concept Papers TECHNIQUES IN WRITING Kinds of statements Making......

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