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Course Description

EN 414 History of the English Language 4 cr.

  • Offered: Fall, Winter
  • Prerequisite: EN 211, junior standing or instructor's permission.

The historical development of the English language, from its Indo-European origins to its present status as an international lingua franca; dialect variation in modern English; and the position of English among world languages.