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Overview and explanation of some specific features of old english literature that are not common features of old english analysis of poem still i. The following is a series of suggestions as to the content of your commentary the specific old english linguistic and literary features you choose to discuss will, of course, depend on the passage. The ruin is a fragmentary poem found in exeter the old english text is taken from the electronic version of the poems of the exeter book available at the.
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Declension of 1, 2, 3 in old english note that the numeral 1 could decline strong or weak, and in the weak declension, could be plural strong singular. A grammatical analysis of the old english poem, the owl and the nightingale is an article from transactions of the american philological association (1869-1896), volume 6 view more articles from transactions of the. The textual analysis of old english english language essay introduction the old english poem is forty-two lines long and is in essence concerning misfortunes. Chapter 1: a brief history of old english when the anglo-saxons first came to england from northern germany (saxony) in the fifth and sixth centuries, they brought their language with them.
The wanderer is a poem written in old english, the language that the people living in england spoke before the norman conquest of 1066 after the conquest, the latin-based language of the french-speaking conquerors mixed with the germanic old english, eventually leading to the weird, wonderful soup of latin and germanic features that makes up modern english.
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