The changes in vocabulary, syntax, spelling, and sounds that the English language has undergone since its beginnings nearly 1,500 years ago, as well as the historical reasons that these changes have taken place. You will also learn the principles by which the English language continues to change today and will continue to do so in the future. In addition, you will have an opportunity to classify your own regional dialect and pronunciation of words in the English language.
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