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June 30, 2020 11:17 ampts 30 pts
What was Norman conquest and what was its linguistic impact ?
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    in 1066, The Norman (French) conquered England. this led to many words from the Norman language get incorporated into English language. As the rulers spoke French, the upper clas...
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    Legal terms ("adultery", "slander"), military words ("surrender", "occupy"), names of meats ("bacon", "venison") and words from the royal court ("chivalry", "majesty"). The non-met...
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