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Unformatted text preview: 1778), Modern English (1776- Present). Earliest loanwords =>Celtic, Latin. Norman Conquest (1066) Norman French, French loanwords in Middle English. Central French comes in 1204 with King Phillip of France who took Normandy from England. 1476 introduction of the printing press. 1755 first really influential dictionary by Samuel Johnson 1776 American revolution...
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This note was uploaded on 07/01/2011 for the course ENGLISH M40 taught by Professor Donkaminkova during the Winter '10 term at UCLA.
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