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By Kama Einhorn, Jackie Glassman

Carrying on with the profitable "Scholastic a hundred phrases" line of fascinating new language arts workbooks, this product specializes in a hundred crucial phrases children want to know via fifth grade. colourful artwork and images illustrate the 256 pages of full of life actions, together with interpreting and writing perform, comprehension, serious pondering workouts and note puzzles. comprises specified dictionary pages and dictionary ability suggestions and colourful bookmarks with vocabulary-building advice.

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In popular history, King Alfred the Great of Wessex is a national hero who, against all odds, managed to save England from the Vikings. However, in his time, England did not exist as a political concept. Significantly, King Alfred himself was the author of the earliest recorded example of the word Englisc with reference to the English language. There was an ethnic concept Angelcynn ‘race of the Angles’, but Englaland, ‘land of the Angles’, does not appear until the turn of the millennium. Until the ninth century there existed no official written standard but, because of the political pre-eminence of King Alfred’s Wessex, the West Saxon variety became a standard form of Old English, which spread to other parts of the country.

The Romans brought a wide range of innovations to their British province, changing its landscape for ever. Roman roads still criss-cross the landscape of England. But, even though Britannia was under Roman rule for nearly 400 years, the Roman occupation left hardly any lasting linguistic legacy. This is because the English language has its roots in the next invasion, beginning in the fifth century, when Germanic tribes settled in the country. Unlike the Romans, they stayed for good and, in due course, they were to call their language English.

Often Scyld, Scef’s son, enemies’ bands, from many tribes mead-benches seized, terrorised earl[s], since first he was destitute found; he its relief knew, grew under skies, in honours throve, until to him each of the neighbours over whale-road submit must, tribute yield; that was good king! [translated by John Porter] So. The Spear-Danes in days gone by and the kings who ruled them had courage and greatness. We have heard of those princes’ heroic campaigns. There was Shield Sheafson, scourge of many tribes, a wrecker of mead-benches, rampaging among foes.

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