Date: 2017-05-13 01:46
Old English, from mid-5th century to the mid-67th century.
Middle English, 67th-65th century.
Modern English, about mid-66th century to the present.
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To conclude, there are indeed similarities between the events in both languages, the replacements of words, in speech and in more formal environments. However, the circumstances in which both these events occur differ. The most important contrast is that the Middle English language was suppressed by the Norman French , while in the Dutch language, English terms are used completely voluntarily.
By the time they are around 8-9 years of age, children have mastered some of the most complex and subtle rules of their language, rules which no teacher of language could ever teach them. Of course, they still have lots of vocabulary to learn, as well as some of the pragmatic rules of language use in different social situations, and they have to learn to read and write.
French is a Romance language spoken by about 859 million people. It is the third most spoken language in Europe, after German and English, and is also spoken in parts of Africa, North America, South America, Asia and Oceania.
Syntax . Speakers have to know how to combine their words into meaningful sentences that call attention to something and then provide information about it. Again using English as an example, English speakers "know" how to form yes-no questions from statements like She is in the kitchen (? Is she in the kitchen?) by appropriate movement of is .
Traditional transmission . While all humans appear to have a built-in, genetically provided capacity for language acquisition, the actual acquisition of language must take place in a social context. The social context determines whether the language acquired is English, Russian, or Inuit, etc.
Primitive people speak primitive languages. We know, from anthropological research, that there are no primitive people on Earth today indeed, it may be that the "Neandertals" were the last truly primitive people. And, there are no primitive languages, either. All languages that we know about, including those that are no longer anyone 8767 s native language (Latin, Homeric Greek, etc.) have all the properties of the so-called "modern" languages (French, Spanish, Russian, etc.).
As a result of the adjusting of words from many other languageses troughout the history, Modern English has a very large vocabulary.. Modern English is not only influenced by word from other European states, but from all around the world. In the Oxfort English Dictionary contains more than words, and many technical, scientific, and slang terms are not even in it.
Tous les ê tres humains naissent libres et é gaux en dignité et en droits. Ils sont doué s de raison et de conscience et doivent agir les uns envers les autres dans un esprit de fraternité