Popular English adaptations of romances appealed primarily to
the royal family and upper orders of the nobility
the lower orders of the nobility
Christian writers like the Beowulf poet looked back on their pagan ancestors with:
nostalgia and ill-concealed envy.
bewilderment and visceral loathing.
admiration and elegiac sympathy.
bigotry and shallow triumphalism.
Words from which language began to enter English vocabulary around the time of the Norman Conquest in 1066?
What is the first extended written specimen of Old English?
Boethius's Consolidation of Philosophy
Saint Jerome's translation of the Bible
Bede's Ecclesiastical History of the English People
a code of laws promulgated by King Ethelbert
Toward the close of which century did English replace French as the language of conducting business in Parliament and in court of law?
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