If you notice when you look up a word in the dictionary, apart from the meaning of the word, the origin of the word is also shown in the dictionary. Words’ origin such as Latin, French or even Old Norse which means the words originated from these languages and subsequently evolved into the modern English we are speaking today.
Here in this video, we will learn about the history of English and its connection with the other languages!
Video Title: How did English evolve? – Kate Gardoqui
Video Credits: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-did-english-evolve-kate-gardoqui ; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIzFz9T5rhI