Phonological history of English

  • the phonological history of english describes the changing phonology of the english language over time, starting from its roots in proto-germanic to diverse changes in different dialects of modern english.

  • abbreviations
  • changes by time period
  • examples of sound changes
  • summary of vowel developments
  • see also
  • notes
  • references

The phonological history of English describes the changing phonology of the English language over time, starting from its roots in proto-Germanic to diverse changes in different dialects of modern English.

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