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History of the English Language Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which is a Spanish loanword we use in present-day English?

Question 2 2. Which one of the following was a common theme in Middle English literature?

Question 3 3. Which Old English work of literature is about a man who rescued the people of Denmark from a monster?

Question 4 4. Middle English borrowed words from where?

Question 5 5. What is a scop?

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Question 6 6. In 1066, the Normans brought a form of this language to England:

Question 7 7. Which of the following wrote The Canterbury Tales?

Question 8 8. What is an elegy?

Question 9 9. What is one of the most popular books in Old English literature, containing 131 stories?

Question 10 10. Why do we use the Latin alphabet to write in the Germanic language of English?

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Question 11 11. Who were the first known people to inhabit the British Isles?

Question 12 12. When did Old English literature become popular?

Question 13 13. Middle English can be described as which one of the following?

Question 14 14. Which is a French loanword we use in present-day English?

Question 15 15. What language family is English classified as?

History of the English Language Chapter Exam Instructions

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