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      Too Good to be True : English is Not Norse

      Language Dynamics and Change

      Brill

      historical syntax, language contact, history of English, Germanic

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          Abstract

          The grammatical items are not Norse, speakers never called it Norse, and Germanic speakers almost always learned their conquerees’ language rather than imposing it—Old English is not Norse.

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          Journal
          22105832
          Language Dynamics and Change
          LDC
          Brill (The Netherlands )
          2210-5824
          2210-5832
          2016
          : 6
          : 1
          : 34-36
          Affiliations
          Columbia University jm3156@ 123456columbia.edu
          Article
          10.1163/22105832-00601008
          Copyright 2016 by Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands.

          Social & Behavioral Sciences, Law

          Germanic, history of English, language contact, historical syntax

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