English Language Essay

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Sometimes you hear people speaking the English Language or so do you, but have you ever asked yourself what is it's origin?

English is a Germanic language and it comes from the Indo European family. This language started in the fifth century AD. There were three Germanic Tribes from which the English Language arise. This three tribes were Angles, Saxons and Jutes. The Jutes crossed the North Sea, which is now known as northern Germany and Denmark. Britain's population spoke a Celtic language but it didn't last too long. Most of the people that spoke the Celtic Language were translated to Scotland, Wales and Cornwall. One of the three tribes still speak Breton, a Celtic Language, because they went over and migrate the Brittany coast in France. T

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