The Viking Impact on Old English. By Annie Holstein and Gleb Vorobjev. The Vikings:. Explorers, warriors and sailors from Scandinavia (Denmark, Norway and Sweden) Excellent sailors and would travel great distances by sea to attack and colonize foreign nations.
The Viking Impact on Old English
By Annie Holstein and Gleb Vorobjev
used in battle.
their history went unrecorded.
History of the Viking Presence in England
787 – Viking Raids, persistent attacks on the Anglo-Saxons.
c.850- Viking Settlement began
886- The Treaty of Danelaw
991- Battle of Maldon, Viking victory. Gained more land and wonpower for the next 25 years.
1066- Norman Conquest, the overthrow
of the Vikings.
c1200- Recognized start of Middle English.
The following table represents the pronoun changes