ENS 214F The Americas
Pétur Knútsson, Autumn 2014
Slide 0: Settlement of N. America. I shall not discuss this material, which deals briefly with the history of the European settlements.
Slide 1. Introduction: Home and International English
Slide 2. "Archaisms" and "Uniformity"
Slide 3. New dialect formation
Slide 4. Early Modern English
Slide 5. Great Vowel Shift
Slide 6. American English