Old and Middle English

“The Lord’s Prayer” provides the text for a study of how language changes. Using the provided link, young linguists examine the prayer in Old and Middle English and compare how the diction, syntax, and phonology have evolved over the years.  The exercise could also be used as part of a study of jargon, slang, and other more rapidly changing language varieties.

7th - 12th English Language Arts 5 Views 7 Downloads
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30 mins

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