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Title: The Origins and Development of the English Language Chapter 5: The Old English Period, Part 2


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The Origins and Development of the English
Language Chapter 5 The Old English Period, Part 2
  • John Algeo
  • Michael Cheng
  • National Chengchi University

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410 CE Alaric I King of the Visigoths sacks Rome
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449 Germanic Tribes invade Britain, driving out
the native Celts.
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  • Rome pulls its legions out of Britain to protect
    Rome
  • Picts and Scots raid Britain
  • Vortigern appeals to Germanic tribes on the
    continent for help
  • 449 the brothers Hengest and Horsa of the Jute
    tribe come to his aid and drive off the raiders

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  • Britons seen as weak
  • Other tribes invited over by the Jutes
  • Angli
  • Saxons
  • Frisians
  • Germanic tribes drive off the Celtic Britons and
    take over their land

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575 CE
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