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History of England and the English Language?

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The combination of Celtic and Anglo-Saxon/Germanic is called '___________ English'
Elizabeth's religion
Who combined Scotland's flag with England's flag (commissioned the Union Jack)
After Mary died, _________ became queen
The Anglo-Saxons drove out the Celts to:
The Normans spoke ___________
England's original language was ______
The printing press was invented in
Which country was always ahead of England in Fashion/Discoveries/ Architecture
After Elizabeth died _________ became king
The name of another Germanic tribe is: S____
Who did Shakespeare marry?
After the Romans left, England was invaded by the _________ tribes
During the Medieval England, the common folk spoke
Edward VI: Son of ___________
Henry VIII wants to divorce __________
How long was Mary imprisoned for?
After Henry VIII died, _______ became king
It was _______ The Great who brought England together
England was invaded by the __________ in 1066
Who appoints several Scotsmen in high positions when he becomes King
Under who's rule did the Gunpower Plot occur
The rise of the Renaissance was under the ....
The last time England was invaded was at the Battle of _______
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When the King/Queen owns land and the commoners rent it out, it is called
What religion were the people of the Gunpower Plot
The Normans were lead by ______________
The Romans ruled England for over _____ years
The name of one Germanic tribe is: A____
Mary was known for burning ____________
England was originally inhabited by the _____
Elizabeth: Daughter of ____________
What is the name of the Queen of Scots
When was the Renaissance Period?
Under James, England and Scotland went through an _____ Crisis, which Shakespeare used for his plays
Pope Gregory sent St _____________ to settle in Canterbury
Mary is known as __________
It is ___________ who establishes balance between Protestants and Catholics
When Mary dies, Elizabeth changes the English religion to
During the Medieval England, the ______ plague was common
St _____________'s monks copied the Bible by hand during the Dark Ages
After Edward died, _______ became queen
Under which king/queen did England become a commonwealth under the rule of Parliament
Mary: Daughter of ________
When Mary becomes queen, she makes the practicing religion in England ___________
During the Medieval England, the clergy spoke
The hybrid of Norman French, Latin, and Anglo-Saxon/Germanic was called '_____ English'
During the Medieval England, the printing press was invented by
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During the Medieval England, there was the 100 Years War with _________
The height of the Renaissance period was under
The decline of the Renaissance period is under the _______
Who had the Queen of Scots imprisoned and killed
Henry VIII forms the ________ Church to oppose the Pope
The first written poem is:
James I / VI, while returning from his honeymoon with his Scandinavian bride, blamed ______ for his boat almost sinking
Who was the most famous member of the Gunpower Plot
Who fails to maintain balance between England and Scotland
The first empire to invade England was the _________
Mary: Mother was from __________
When the ______Empire collapsed, they left, leaving England vulnerable
During the Medieval England, the aristocrats spoke
During the Medieval England, the Catholic Church was very
How old is Elizabeth I when she becomes Queen
Mary's religion
During the Dark Ages, England is _____________(religion)
When James I/VI becomes King, he appoints Shakespeare as a
Who was the father of Mary, Elizabeth, and Edward
The Romans in England spoke _______
The original name for England was
Under who's monarchy did a civil car erupt?

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