English Language

English language, West Germanic language of the Indo-European language family that is closely related to Frisian, German, and Dutch languages. English originated in England and is now widely spoken on six continents. It is the primary language of the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, and various small island nations in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean. It is also an official language of India, the Philippines, Singapore, and many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa.

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Formula for the Souls of Literature

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The History of English in 10 Minutes

A compilation of ten videos on the history of the English...

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Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner: Faulkner, Light in August, Part IV (Lecture 25 of 25) Yale | Fall 2011

Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner (AMST 246) Profess...

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