Daily Video: The History of English in 10 Minutes

Agreeably¬†Horrible Histories-ish, it’s a quick canter through language from the Romans to the internet. Purists take note: we’re brilliant at inventing new words, absorbing others, and downright stealing them from everyone else – that’s what makes it English.

4 thoughts on “Daily Video: The History of English in 10 Minutes

  1. I never heard of Horrible Histories until I went to a Dillon’s in London (we don’t have them in the US). I was so enthralled that I bought the whole series. This video is fantastic.

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