M3/4_The people and cultures of English-speaking countries.

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Where did the English language originate? ภาษาอังกฤษมีต้นกำเนิดมาจากไหน

The English language originated in the north of Europe.

What were the names of the Germanic tribes that contributed to the development of the English language? ชนเผ่าดั้งเดิมที่มีส่วนในการพัฒนาภาษาอังกฤษชื่ออะไร

The germanic tribes that contributed to the development of the English language were the Angles, Saxons, and the Jutes.

What were the Celtic languages spoken by the Britons? ชาวอังกฤษพูดภาษาเซลติกอะไรบ้าง

The Celtic languages spoken by the Britons were Welsh, Scottish Gaelic, and Cornish.

Who colonized large parts of the island before the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons? ใครตั้งอาณานิคมส่วนใหญ่ของเกาะก่อนการมาถึงของแองโกล-แอกซอน

The Romans colonized large parts of the island before the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons.

What is the association between the English language and England? ภาษาอังกฤษกับอังกฤษมีความเกี่ยวข้องกันอย่างไร

The English language is associated with England because of its origins and historical development in the region.

What is the history of the English language? ภาษาอังกฤษมีประวัติความเป็นมาอย่างไร

The English language has existed for a little over one and a half thousand years.

What were the Germanic tribes that contributed to the development of English? ชนเผ่าดั้งเดิมที่มีส่วนในการพัฒนาภาษาอังกฤษมีอะไรบ้าง

The Angles, Saxons, and the Jutes.

Which Celtic languages are the ancestors of Welsh, Scottish Gaelic, and Cornish? ภาษาเซลติกภาษาใดที่เป็นบรรพบุรุษของชาวเวลส์ ภาษาเกลิคแบบสก็อต และภาษาคอร์นิช

The languages spoken by the Britons before the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons.

Who colonized large parts of the island before the Anglo-Saxons arrived? ใครเป็นผู้ตั้งอาณานิคมพื้นที่ส่วนใหญ่ของเกาะก่อนที่พวกแองโกล-แอกซอนจะมาถึง

The Romans.

What is the association between the English language and England? ภาษาอังกฤษกับอังกฤษมีความเกี่ยวข้องกันอย่างไร

The language is called English because of its associations with England.

Study Notes

Origins of the English Language

  • The English language originated from the fusion of Germanic tribes and Celtic languages.

Germanic Tribes

  • The Anglo-Saxons, Jutes, and Frisians were the Germanic tribes that contributed to the development of the English language.
  • These tribes settled in England and displaced the native Celtic-speaking population.

Celtic Languages

  • The Celtic languages spoken by the Britons include Brythonic, which is the ancestor of Welsh, Cornish, and Breton.
  • Goidelic, another Celtic language, is the ancestor of Scottish Gaelic and Irish.
  • These languages were spoken by the native population of the island before the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons.

Colonization of the Island

  • The Romans colonized large parts of the island before the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons.
  • The Romans left a legacy of Latin words in the English language.

Association between English Language and England

  • The English language is named after England, where it originated and developed.
  • The language has since spread globally, but its roots remain in England.

History of the English Language

  • The English language has a complex history, influenced by various invasions, migrations, and cultural exchanges.
  • The language has evolved over time, incorporating words and influences from Latin, Greek, French, and other languages.

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