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The History of English
Intermediate
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Have you ever wondered how the English language became what it is today? This series traces the history of English from the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings to modern times, explaining how various languages contributed new words to the English language throughout the centuries.

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The History of English - Shakespeare

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

This video shows us that Shakespeare invented over 2000 new words and phrases, such as "eyeball," "anchovy," and "puppy."

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